World Language Review Archive


The World Language Review is released monthly on the World Language website and in a listserv. If you would like to subscribe to the listserv, please email your request to Stephanie Call at

Click on each monthly title heading to view the World Language Review as a PDF.


  • 2019 WL Review 12
    • Nebraskans in DC: ACTFL Report, ACTFL Call for Proposals, China Bridge Summer Camp 2020, UNO Announces MALT Colloquium, Cultural Assistant From Spain Program, Teachers for New Critical Language Programs
  • 2019 WL Review 11
    • Art in French, French February Placements Needed for Exchange, UNO MALT Colloquium, Planning Ahead for 2020
  • 2019 WL Review 10
    • NILA Special Report: Annual Conference Raises the Bar, Jensen Wins Study Abroad, Awardees Honored, 2020 NILA Board, Notable Nebraskans: Wendy Brennan, Charlamos: KWL-Cognition in Practice, Calendar of World Language Events, Standards in Focus: Cognition
  • 2019 WL Review 09
    • Charlamos: Note of Appreciation, Meet Your NILA Board: NAATF President Cara Heminger, World Language Standards FAQs with WL Specialist, Wanderbus Coming to Bellevue West, NAT G Update, NNELL Opportunities for FLES Teachers
  • 2019 WL Review 08
    • Charlamos: Cognitive Benefits of Language Learning, Meet Your NILA Board: Secretary Dr. Jonathan Dettman, World Language Standards Update, Standards Workshops at ESUs, Chansons Françaises en Nebraska, New German Language Advisor, NILA Annual Conference Special Update
  • 2019 WL Review 06-07
    • Charlamos: Have Passport, Will Travel, Meet Your NILA Board: Treasurer Terri Wright, A Better You: Facts to Know About Travel Abroad, The Traveler’s Tales: Stories of Travel Abroad, World Language Standards Update, Announcements, Teach in Nebraska
  • 2019 WL Review 05
    • Charlamos: Uruguay’s Take on Global Understanding, Meet Your NILA Board: Communications Chair Will West, Global Understanding in Practice: University of Nebraska Study Abroad, Creating Global Connections for PK-12 Students, Connections for Global Engagement in Nebraska, Honoring Nebraska’s World Language Retirees, Announcements, Classroom Resources, WL Professional Development Opportunities, Teach in Nebraska
  • 2019 WL Review 04
    • World Language Week 2019 Results, Columbus Teacher Deserves Credit, Meet Your NILA Board: Vice President Katy Cattlett, Supporting Students in K-12 to Post-secondary Transition, College Connections, University of Kansas Invites NE Schools to International Day, German, French, Spanish Conventions
  • 2019 WL Review 03
    • World Language Week Materials, Meet Your NILA Board: President-Elect Janet Eckerson, UNK@TheWorld
  • 2019 WL Review 02
    • Heart of World Language Teaching, Meet Your NILA Board: President Alicia Dallman Shoemaker, Dr. Warren & UNK@TheWorld Gains Acclaim
  • 2019 WL Review 01
    • World Language Standards Writing Team Report, Meet Your NILA Board: Past President Shanna Hellerich, Creating Indicators for the Power of Language, Supporting College Bound Heritage Speakers, Exchange Programs


  • 2018 WL Review 12
    • ACTFL in the Big Easy, ACTFL Call for Proposals, Nebraskans at CSCTFL, China Bridge, Auberge de Jeunesse, UNO MALT, Critical Language Teachers, Kansas Language Resource Center, and Special Edition ACTFL supplement
  • 2018 WL Review 11
    • International Education Week at UNL, “Justo” Speak Spanish, Heading to the Big Easy, UNO Announces MALT Colloquium
  • 2018 WL Review 10
    • NILA Conference Report, NILA Teachers of the Year, NILA Board of Directors, ESL Conference at OPS, German Week at UNO, Hosting Opportunities, Reach the World, Critical Language Scholarships
  • 2018 WL Review 09
    • Behind the Standards Process, Field Trip: Castelar Elementary, Reminders, Engaging Reviews for Upper Level Students
  • 2018 WL Review 08
    • WL Standards Update, WL Societies and Clubs, Binational Program, Chinese at UNL, Hispanic Heritage Month Speakers, Cultural Encounter Kits, Classroom Grants and Free Posters
  • 2018 WL Review 05
    • Value of Language Learning, Why Not Celebrate Heritage?, Why Not Be a Superhero?, Learn a Language: Beat the Machine, News From Nebraska, Alphabet Soup, Survey Results
  • 2018 WL Review 04
    • Distinguished Scholar Award, OPS Schools Honored by Spanish Embassy, NILA Conference Proposals, Avila Wins Distinction, Report From Consulate, Malaika Reach the World Grants, LRC Opportunities
  • 2018 WL Review 02
    • WL Colloquium, WL Week Distinguished Scholars Announcement, WL News, WL Professional Opportunities
  • 2018 WL Review 01
    • Connect Your Classroom: Malaika/Reach The World Grants, Fulbright Exchanges, Tell Your Travel Story Apps


  • 2017 WL Review 12
    • Report from NCSSFL, Report from ACTFL, Nebraska’s Dual Language Programming, Engaging Reluctant Learners, Free Materials Catalog
  • 2017 WL Review 11
    • J1 International Teachers, NILA Award Winning Teachers, Interculturality: Where Language Meets Culture, Languages in the Job Market
  • 2017 WL Review 10
    • Seal of Biliteracy Recipients, NILA Conference, Linguafolio’s New Proficiency Levels, Financing a World Language Education
  • 2017 WL Review 09
    • Meet NDE’s New WL Specialist, Nebraska’s Newest J1 Teachers, UNL’s GOLDEN
Updated January 6, 2020 10:15am