Massachusetts Foreign Languages Association Annual Fall Conference



Visit 2011 MaFLA Fall Conference Wiki now. You may find yourself in the video or actively participate in the workshops!

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Sturbridge Host Hotel October 17 – 19, 2013

Our online registration is easy, click HERE and follow the directions. Remember our Early Bird Registration ends on September7, 2013, but remember workshops fill up quickly so register early to get your choices! You must be a member to attend our conference, renew or join as you register.
Find all the conference information including the complete workshop line up, the conference schedule at-a-glance and the pricing in our recent tri-fold mailing HERE. We encourage you to involve yourself in the entire conference experience. We have an amazing line up of workshops, sessions and events, as well as an exhibit hall full of foreign language materials, texts and travel. Select from 80+ sessions included throughout the conference schedule, free with your registration. The full schedule by strand of the 75-minute sessions will be posted within the next month so that you can plan well in advance of the conference. And the Conference Program will be posted online by the end of August.

Our Keynote Speaker, Helena Curtain, has a wealth of experience as a foreign/second language educator and is an internationally known expert on second language teaching methodology. Helena Curtain is the co-author (with Carol Ann Dahlberg) of Languages and Children: Making the Match. MaFLA is proud to have her elaborate on our conference theme with the address Head, Hand and Heart: Supporting the Collective Voice of Language Teachers.
Add meals and workshops to your registration to enhance your conference experience. For more information on the Pre-Conference 6 and 4-Hour Workshops (October 17), including workshops presenter information, abstracts and titles, go HERE. For more information on the 3-Hour Friday morning and afternoon workshops (October 18), and the 3-Hour Saturday morning (October 19) workshops, click HERE. We have invited an impressive list of nationally renowned presenters to provide you with the most cutting edge information, research and technology in all the strands represented in our conference: Arabic, Chinese, French, German, Italian, Latin, Pedagogy, Spanish and Technology.
Join us for the Conference Co-Chair’s Reception on Friday, October 18, from 5:30 to 8PM for complimentary hot and cold hors d’oeuvres and a glass of wine. Network with colleagues, and debrief your conference and relax and enjoy the reception.
Stay over at the Conference Hotel and enjoy the full conference experience! Take advantage of the special MaFLA Host Hotel Rates. Visit this LINK and book online at the Host Hotel. Be sure to enter the code 1310MAFLAC.

Click HERE to Register
If you prefer to mail in a paper registration Click the links below.
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