This wiki houses many our presentations since the Fall of 2013.



PABLO MUIRHEAD muirheap@matc.edu
@PabloMuirhead
JACKIE MUIRHEAD muirheaj@matc.edu



MENA at Northwestern University
May 20th, 2017


Presentation at MENA




American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages Seminar - Hofstra University
March 31, 2017

Presentation





American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages Seminar - Syracuse University
Syracuse, April 15th, 2016

Presentation



Concordia College
Moorhead, Minnesota, March 8th, 2016

Presentation




American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages Seminar - Syracuse University
New York City, March 4th, 2016

Presentation
POWERPOINT



American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages Seminar - Ithaca City Schools


December 4th, 2015
Presentation


Handouts




















American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages Convention - San Diego, California - 2015


November 20th, 2015

SESSION

The Next Step: Assessing Global Competence

Powerpoint


Rubrics





November 21st, 2015

SESSION - Dolly Young (University of Tennessee) and Pablo Muirhead (MATC)

Here's How: Create Usable Activities that Integrate Language and Culture


Powerpoint


Rubrics









American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages Seminar - Jamestown Community College, New York


December 4th, 2014
VIDEOCONFERENCE FOLLOW-UP




American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages Convention - San Antonio, Texas - 2014


November 22nd, 2014

SESSION


From Theory to Practice: Developing Intercultural Communicative Competence

10:00-11:00am

Powerpoint

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November 20th, 2014

PRECONVENTION WORKSHOP

Developing Global Competence: Integrating Culture and Language Development

9:00am-4:30pm

Powerpoint

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ACTFL World-Readiness Standards

ACTFL Global Competence Position Statement


Harvard Hidden-Bias Tests




American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages Seminar -Jamestown Community College, New York


November 14th, 2014
WORKSHOP
Developing Global Competence: Integrating Culture and Language Development

(contact me)


Pre-Workshop Survey Results







Wisconsin Association For Language Teachers - 2014
November 7th, 2014
Appleton, Wisconsin



WORKSHOP
Developing Global Competence: Integrating Culture and Language Development

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American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages Seminar - Stevenson High School, Illinois


October 10th, 2014
WORKSHOP
Building Global Competence: Proficiency in Communication, Cultures, and Comparisons
Powerpoint

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Great Resources
Rooted in Culture (click on title)
Workshop video highlighting the Culture standard with leading experts in the field and various classroom examples.

Project Implicit - Harvard Hidden-Bias Tests (click on title)
Excellent resource for self reflection on our subconscious biases.




Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies Summer Teacher Institute
University of Wisconsin Milwaukee
Dios es Redondo: Sport and Society in Latin America

July 9th, 2014

Presentation

BRINGING SPORTS to LIFE in the CLASSROOM (Pablo)

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http://prezi.com/kvv8wn6ce083/?utm_campaign=share&utm_medium=copy&rc=ex0share




American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages Seminar - University of Wisconsin Milwaukee


February 20th, 2014
WORKSHOP
Building Global Competence: Proficiency in Communication, Cultures, and Comparisons
Powerpoint

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Sign for class - Spanish/English


Sample Rubrics integrating Intercultural Communicative Competence

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Great Resources
Rooted in Culture
Workshop video highlighting the Culture standard with leading experts in the field and various classroom examples.
People of Nacirema
Anthropological reading taking a look at North American society unbeknownst to the reader. Great conversation starter.
UWM Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies Media Collection
Over 1,400 resources to receive on loan for use in your teaching.
Project Implicit - Harvard Hidden-Bias Tests
Excellent resource for self reflection on our subconscious biases.





American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages Convention - Orlando, Florida - 2013


November 23rd, 2013
Cultivating Passion for Cultural Competence: Practical Strategies and Models

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Explore and grapple with the concept of culture and intercultural communicative competence (ICC). Leave with practical strategies that engage students in their own learning inside, and outside of, the classroom. Learn how to make your rubrics reflective of the inextricable link between language and culture. Bridge theory and practice as you make culture an integral part of student learning.

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Unspoken Rules - Cultural Behaviors

This sheet contains three different behaviors that can be shared with students to role play intercultural communication.

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Additional activities/resources:

Rubrics

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Wisconsin Association For Language Teachers - 2013
November 1st-2nd, 2013
Appleton, Wisconsin


Want to raise your children bilingually? Start before they are born! (Jackie)

Abstract:

Role of (grand)parent in your future? Give the lifelong gift of language, but plan ahead! Review research, hear suggestions, and enjoy video clips from bilingual families. Allow information to influence your classroom teaching and increase advocacy for non-native English speakers.

Presentation can be accessed by clicking on the following icon:

TED Talk: Linguistic Baby Geniuses
http://www.ted.com/talks/patricia_kuhl_the_linguistic_genius_of_babies.html



Building Intercultural Communicative Competence One Activity at a Time (Pablo)


Abstract:

Language learning doesn't happen by accident, nor is cultural competence magically acquired. Experience practical activities and rubrics to implement immediately in your classroom. Leave ready to make the connection between language and culture more explicit in your teaching.

Presentation can be accessed by clicking on the following icon:

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Additional activities/resources:

ACTFL Video Library Series


African Diaspora in the Americas: Touch the Drum. Feel the Energy. Connect culturally. (Workshop)
Abstract:
The inextricable nature of language and culture beckons us to rethink how we integrate the two in order to develop students’ intercultural competences. Learn about the African diaspora in the Americas. As an ensemble, play the “Peruvian” cajón. In Spanish.

View presentation at http://prezi.com/4kygx9ly_qzq/diaspora-africana/

Additional resources:
  • Pablo's lesson Routes to Culture, which is part of the Foreign Language Video Library Series, covers one of his lesson in his unit on the African Diaspora in the Americas. It can be viewed by clicking here.
  • The series Black in Latin America by Dr. Henry Louis Gates Jr. can be viewed here.
  • The song Latinoamérica by Calle 13, which shows the tremendous linguistic, geographic, ethnic, racial, cultural and religious diversity as well as being rich in cultural information, can be viewed here. Enjoy.
  • The song Da pa lo do by Rita Indiana y los Misterios, which talks about the ideal union between the Dominican Republic and Haiti, can be viewed here.
  • Poema "Y tu abuela donde eta" which critiques prevalent internalized racism can be accessed at