NYSAWLA is proud to offer a series of webinars this school year. Once registered, attendees will have access to both the live webinars and the archive of completed events. You may attend one, more, or all of the events. CTLE credit will be earned for each live session attended. Below is a list of dates, titles and presenters.

To register, please click the link below or log-in to your membership portal and purchase through there.


February 9, 2022, 7:00 – 8:00 PM

     Chat Mats – Vocabulary and Grammar in Context!

     Katina Price, Elmont Memorial HS, Sewanhaka Central School District

February 15, 2022, 7:00 – 8:00 PM 

     What Does Culturally Responsive Teaching Look Like

     in a World Language Classroom?

    Jennifer Nesfield, Northport-East Northport UFSD

March 1, 2022, 3:30-4:30 PM

     Technology in the Middle School World Language Classroom 

     Laura Sobel, East Northport Middle School

March 10, 2022, 3:30-4:30 PM

     Mindfulness for World Language Educators

    Ada Duran, Valley Stream North High School

March 24, 2022 , 3:30-4:30PM

     Moving the World Language Department Toward Proficiency 

     Dr. Elcie Douce, Nyack High School

March 30, 2022 3:30-4:30

      First-Aid for New Teachers

     Alexis Porcelli, Massapequa School District

April 5, 2022, 3:30 -4:30PM

     Exploring Early Language Learning Models

     Francesco Fratto, Herricks School District

     Tara Tassani, East Williston UFSD

April 7, 2022, 7:00 – 8:00   *NEW*

     Connecting Across Worlds: ideas for interdisciplinary projects K-12

     Julie Rosslee, Wantagh School District

     Sandra Rivadeneyra, Cold Spring Harbor Schools

April 11, 2022 4:00-5:00. *NEW*

     Unit Planning with the Revised NYS World Language Standards

     Dr. Joanne O’Toole, Associate Professor of Curriculum and Instruction, SUNY Oswego

April 25, 2022 4:00-5:00 *New Date*

     Supporting Language Learners through the COVID Learning Slide

    Monique Lopez-Walters, Bay Shore School District