Planning Ahead: Preparing for 2020

Good planning starts early. Please consider being involved in any of the following events.


World Language Week, April 5-11, 2020

Annual event celebrates world language learning in Nebraska. Distinguished Scholar awards submissions will begin in January and are open to all students at any level of world language learning who are earning high school credit.

Consider planning events in response to World Language Week and share them with NDEWL. Museums, community centers, and the business community are all potential partners to collaborate on a meaningful world language experience.

For more information about World Language Week, please visit NDE World Language at


University of Omaha MALT Colloquium, February 8, 2020

The Masters of Art Language Teaching Program is accepting proposals for its annual colloquium.


Central States Conference on the Teaching of Foreign Languages, March 12-14, 2020

Central States is the regional division of the American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages. With awards, grants, and scholarships available, seriously consider making the journey to Minneapolis this year. Attendees are also welcome to join the Central States Cornhusker Contingent, a group of like-minded Nebraskans who share their travel experience.