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2019 Multilingual Education Fair of DC

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Date(s) - 01/26/2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm

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Gallaudet University Peikoff Alumni House

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WASHINGTON, DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA

Come with your friends and family to the one and only Multilingual Education Fair for the DC region!

Co-sponsored by the key education institutions of the District, the fair features 70 exhibitors covering 12 languages to allow you to explore and deepen your linguistic and cultural skills, and learn about careers where language skills are crucial.

Resources for young professionals, families and educators include language and culture organizations, embassies, language classes for all ages, apps, books, tutors, assessments, travel abroad programs, university programs, dual language programs, after school programs, daycares and multilingual recruiters.

Program

10:00-10:30 Yoga in Arabic by Kalimah Programs

10:30-11:00 Fabrice Jaumont author of “The Bilingual Revolution: The Future of Education is in Two Languages”

11:00-11:30 “Grease” by Tyler Elementary DCPS Spanish Film Club

11:30-12:00 Bilingual theatrical performance by Gala Theatre

12:00-12:30 Concert in Mandarin by the Washington Yu Ying PCS Choir

12:30-1:00 Gabriele Nicolet on “How does Bilingualism Affect Language Development?”

1:00-1:30 Fireside chat with [watch this space!]

Interpretation available in spoken and sign languages – please indicate requirement when registering. Public transportation accessible. Multicultural food trucks on site.

For more information and to exhibit go to multilingualfair.dcimmersion.org

Generously sponsored by Rosetta Stone and Qatar Foundation International.

[Registration pages in additional languages coming soon]

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