Posts Tagged: mentoring


Mentoring Matters: Focus on the Students

02/12/2019 | Written by Karen Fowdy

Do you have a story about mentoring that you’d like to share? Please consider submitting yours to: mentor@waflt email. If you are interested in finding or being a mentor, please visit WAFLT’s mentoring page. All mentoring participants and mentoring story contributors will receive a “Great Thought A Day” notepad!  We know from our own academic and professional […]

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Mentoring Matters: How to Navigate Teaching and Impact Student Learning 

01/12/2019 | Written by Carley Goodkind

The landscape of world language education and of our schools is rapidly changing, presenting new challenges as well as reasons to celebrate. As I followed my own winding path across this landscape – through forests and open fields, over hills and mountains, and even into valleys and caverns – I unexpectedly found myself in an […]

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Mentoring Matters: My Mentor Jody Schneider

12/12/2018 | Written by Anita Alkhas

On those mornings when thoughts about helping a particular student or trying out a new activity jolt me out of sleep way too early, it is comforting to know that Jody Schneider is already up and grappling with something similar. I know this because she once offered to meet me at 5am! I consider Jody […]

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WAFLT Mentoring-How can we help you? How can we help each other?

11/10/2018 | Written by Karen Luond Fowdy, WAFLT Mentoring Chair

“Mentoring is a brain to pick, an ear to listen, and a push in the right direction.” John C. Crosby WAFLT members are invited to participate in our mentoring program, one of the many benefits of membership. WAFLT supports mentor partners by establishing connections and providing resources to the partners as requested throughout the professional development […]

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