SWCOLT 2022 has ended
This is the official program for SWCOLT/PLAN 2022.
Join us Friday and Saturday, March 25-26, 2022 at the Grand Sierra Resort & Casino (GSR) in Reno, Nevada.
Pre-conference workshops are scheduled for Thursday, March 24, 2022.
Register for the conference and reserve a hotel room at this link: Information & Registration.

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Select GSR-WIFI (up to 20 megs)
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NOTE: After 45 minutes, you will have to sign back onto the GSR-WIFI. 
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Linda Egnatz

Global Seal of Biliteracy
Executive Director
Frankfort, IL
Linda Egnatz is the Executive Director of the Global Seal of Biliteracy, a free international language credential program designed to fill the opportunity gap for bilinguals of any age who want to celebrate and certify their language skills. In 2013, she was awarded the Golden Apple Teacher of Excellence Award for her role as a teacher and language advocate and in 2014, named the ACTFL 2014 National Language Teacher of the Year. Egnatz is Nationally Board Certified and has taught junior high, high school, and university levels of Spanish, as well as World Language Teacher Education courses. She is a Past President of the Illinois Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages and currently serves ICTFL as Advocacy Chair and Webmaster. Egnatz serves the Joint National Council on Languages (JNCL-NCLIS) as Board Member and President-Elect as is an Advisory Council Member of the Global Teachers Club. A frequent international conference speaker and World Language trainer, she embraces opportunities to coach teachers on moving their students toward higher levels of language proficiency. Egnatz has a B.A. in Romance Language Education and holds an M.A. in Spanish Literature from Purdue University.

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