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Promoting Portuguese and Language for Specific Purposes

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Promoting Portuguese and Language for Specific Purposes

  1. 1. SupportingPortuguese andLanguage Study for SpecificPurposesMary Risner, Ed.D.University of FloridaLASA 2013mrisner@latam.ufl.edu
  2. 2. Connecting/Sharing: information/resourcesCollaborating with Portuguese professional associationsProfessional Development (K-16)LSP- practical application of the language for the workplaceGetting Involved with PortugueseInitiatives
  3. 3. Portuguese is booming…http://moreintelligentlife.com/blog/robert-butler/brazil-great-or-is-ithttp://moreintelligentlife.com/content/ideas/helen-joyce/brazilian-portuguese-best-lang
  4. 4. 05,00010,00015,0001986 1990 1995 1998 2002 2006 2009AlunosEnrollments –Modern LanguageAssociation (MLA)http://www.mla.org/cgi-shl/docstudio/docs.pl?flsurvey_results
  5. 5. Enrollments Across Languages*Maybe not “booming”, but growing steadily in the U.S.…
  6. 6. MLA-Portuguese by State
  7. 7. MLA-Portuguese by State (cont.)
  8. 8. Connecting & Sharing
  9. 9. Portuguese Newsletter
  10. 10. Portuguese List-Serve
  11. 11. Twitter
  12. 12. PublicationsUF/UNMwww.ensinoportugues.org
  13. 13. Pointers on Portuguese. ADFL Bulletin, 2012O português do Brasil nos Estados Unidos dos anos de1940. Hispania, 2013Portuguese Study in Higher Education in the UnitedStates. Hispania, 2012Ensino de Português nos Estados Unidos:História, Desenvolvimento, Perspectivas(book)Publications
  14. 14. American Association of Teachers of Spanish and Portuguese(AATSP) www.aatsp.orgAmerican Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages (ACTFLSpecial Interest Group) www.actfl.orgAssociation of Teachers of Portuguese(AOTP)www.aotpsite.orgSociedadeInternacional dePortuguêscomoLínguaEstrangeira (SIPLE) www.siple.org.brProfessional Associations
  15. 15. Flagship/NRC K-12 Teacher Institute
  16. 16. https://startalk.umd.edu/programs/search?sort=name&language=PortugueseSTARTALK
  17. 17. University of North Georgia-PortugueseSummer ProgramConcordia Villages-PortugueseMiddlebury Language SchoolsOther Programs
  18. 18. Conference Sessions
  19. 19. Promoting Proficiency(Celpe-Bras, Caple)http://celpebras.inep.gov.br/inscricao/
  20. 20. Resources-Business Portuguesehttp://faleportugues.ning.com/
  21. 21. Resources-Business Portuguesewww.nble.org
  22. 22. Languages & Careers
  23. 23. Preparing Global Leaders Throughthe Spanish ClassroomCristinBleess-Coloradocristin.bleess@dcsdk12.orgHow to set-up a Spanish for Leadershipprogram at your public school
  24. 24. Spanish in the Community and theWorkplace-Wisconsin, Katrina BeeckSpanish for Leadership-Florida, DanikaCorneliusSpanish for Careers- Connecticut, JuanjoVazquez-Caballero“C” for Careers
  25. 25. Brazil is a global leader…https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BcZ2kDh7TSAWhy Study Portuguese?
  26. 26. Contact

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