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2019 Multilingual Education Fair of DC

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Gallaudet University

I. King Jordan Student Academic Center

800 Florida Ave NE

Washington, DC 20002

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Come with your friends and family to the one and only Multilingual Education Fair for the DC region!

Co-sponsored by the key education institutions of the District, the fair features 100 exhibitors covering 17 languages to allow you to explore and deepen your linguistic and cultural skills, and learn about careers where languages are crucial.

Resources for young professionals, families and educators include language and culture organizations, embassies, language classes for all ages, apps, books, tutors, assessments, travel abroad programs, university programs, dual language programs, after school programs, daycares and multilingual recruiters.

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10:00-10:30 Yoga in Arabic by Kalimah Programs

10:30-11:00 Fabrice Jaumont author of “The Bilingual Revolution: The Future of Education is in Two Languages”

11:00-11:30 “Fama” by Tyler Elementary DCPS Spanish Film Club

11:30-12:00 "Madres de la Revolución" bilingual performance by GALA Theatre

12:00-12:30 Concert in Mandarin by the Washington Yu Ying PCS Choir

12:30-1:00 Gabriele Nicolet on “How does Bilingualism Affect Language Development?”

1:00-1:30 Fireside chat with Byron L. Williams, international careers advocate and recovering shoe addict

Interpretation available in spoken and sign languages - please indicate requirement when registering. Public transportation accessible. Multicultural food trucks on site.

For more information and for a full list of exhibitors go to multilingualfair.dcimmersion.org

Generously sponsored by Rosetta Stone, Qatar Foundation International and Center for Applied Linguistics.

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