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Spring AATG Meeting at FLAME
Members met recently at the Foreign Language Association of Maine annual conference.
President Anne Archambault updated the group on recent and upcoming activities. The agenda included:
  • Appointment of a new testing chair and discussion of different tests like AATG, ACTFL Assessment of Performance Toward Proficiency in Languages (AAPPL)
  • Blaine House Tea Participation and guest speaker
  • Deutsche Woche at College of the Atlantic (theme is Aktuelles und Authentisch im Deutschunterricht) Date: August 3-9, 2014 (registration deadline is July 11th)
Thanks to all those who participated and contributed ideas. Vielen Dank!

Maine Association of Teachers of German
Latest News

Deutsche Woche in Bar Harbor 2013 was held from August 4th- 10th.  Karin Baumgartner presented material for the German classroom on Switzerland.  A great time was had by all - check here for information on Deutsche Woche 2014.

Fall Meeting 2013
Date: TBD (late October)
Topic: Standards Based instruction and Linguafolio
Instructor: Deb Orth

Coming in 2014:

It's always great to see colleagues at FLAME.  Check here for registration information for this year's FLAME Conference.

The date and topic has not yet been chosen, but check back later for more information!

NECTFL is coming to Boston!
The Northeast Conference on the Teaching of Foreign Language annual conference will be in Boston this year, March 27-30.  For more information about this conference, click here.

Awards Tea at the Blaine House
Please let us know if your school is interested in participating.  This is a great forum for  publicly recognizing your students for their achievements in German.  Awards are no longer based on the AATG Exam results, so please consider participating!  Check back in early 2014 for more information!

Deutsche Woche 2014!!!
Registration forms are now available here for Deutsche Woche 2014 in beautiful Bar Harbor. Mark your calendars for August 3-9, 2014. The theme is Aktuell und Authentisch im Deutschunterricht.

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