In episode 8 of We Teach Languages, Stacey talks with elementary Spanish teacher Dorie Conlon Perugini about the opportunities she’s had to develop her own practice, to share classroom practices with others, and to support early language learners as they develop intercultural competence. We also get to learn about her forthcoming book co-edited/co-written with two of my favorite authors, Manuela Wagner and Michael Byram.

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Show Notes

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Scholars and research mentioned on the show:

Dorie Conlin Perugini’s website: http://www.aglobalclassroom.com/about/ 

and her Twitter profile: https://twitter.com/doriecp

Dorie’s forthcoming book: Teaching Intercultural Competence Across the Age Range
From Theory to Practice (Multilingual Matters, 2017) http://www.multilingual-matters.com/display.asp?K=9781783098897

NNELL Summer Institute: http://nnell.org/summer-institute-2017/

The blog post Dorie mentioned on the show that has a great list of world language blogs to follow: http://musicuentos.com/2017/02/watch-these-17/

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