Atlanta, GA, November 1, 2006 Educators from throughout the world will converge in Atlanta for the Second Global Language Convention. Hosted by Center for the Advancement and Study of International Education (CASIE) in cooperation with the International Baccalaureate Organization (IBO), the Convention will give language educators an opportunity to converge and discuss best practices, research and much more. The event will be held at Atlanta International School on April 17 through 20, 2008.
Emphasis in this convention will be placed on language immersion programs within the framework of the International Baccalaureate (IB) curriculum as well as in schools that do not use the IB programs. Convention attendees will benefit from using model lesson sessions in cooperation with faculty and students from Atlanta International School.
The Center for the Advancement and Study of International Education is a non-profit organization that promotes international understanding in K-12 schools through education programs, research, discussion, policy planning, and workshops.