2019 Multilingual Education Fair of DC
Date(s) - 01/26/2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Gallaudet University Peikoff Alumni House
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.
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
[Registration pages in additional languages coming soon]