SALRC Sponsored Workshops

Symposium on Heritage Learning

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Thursday, September 15, 2005

  • 9:00-9:15 AM: Opening Remarks from Steven Poulos, South Asia Language Resource Center
  • 9:15-9:45 AM: Heritage Language Retention: A Quantitative Study, Nayoung Kwon and Maria Polinsky, University of California, San Diego
  • 9:45-10:15 AM: Curricular Models for Teaching Heritage and Non-Heritage Learners, Vijay Gambhir, University of Pennsylvania
  • 10:15-10:45 AM: Heritage Learners: Where to Pitch the Ball?, Rakesh Ranjan, Emory University
  • 11:00 AM-12:00 PM: Who Are Heritage Speakers and What Do They Know?, Silvina Montrul, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
  • 12:00-1:00 PM: Lunch
  • 1:00-1:30 PM: Teaching Hindi in the U.S.: The Shift in Paradigm from Non-Heritage to Heritage Learners, Herman Van Olphen, University of Texas, Austin
  • 1:30-2:00 PM: Learner Challenges of Heritage Language Speakers, Rajesh Kumar, University of Texas, Austin
  • 2:00-2:30 PM: Fossilization in Hindi: Avoiding and/or Undoing It, Gabriela Nik.Ilieva, New York University
  • 2:30-3:00 PM: Heritage and Non-Heritage Learning: Teaching Learning Challenges--LCTL's, Sankaran Radhakrishnan, University of Texas, Austin
  • 3:00-3:30 PM: Pedagogical Relevancy of Online Hindi Materials, Vasu Renganathan, University of Pennsylvania
  • 3:30-4:00 PM: Closing Remarks