Teacher exchange, local and overseas conferences and community events will be keeping Indonesian teachers busy in 2014.
WILTA will be hosting RTV teacher Pak Andre from the IALF for four weeks during term 2. Members are encouraged to submit an Expression of Interest to have Pak Andre visit their schools for a few days to assist in their Indonesian language programs. This opportunity is open to WILTA teachers in metropolitan and regional areas.
Hurry and register for the 2014 WILTA Tour to Bali during the term 3 holidays. Working in conjunction with the Balai Bahasa Indonesia Perth (BBIP), the tour includes participation at the biennial ASILE Conference in Denpasar and 3 days of language learning and cultural immersion at Cinta Bahasa in Ubud. This is a fantastic opportunity to network with other Indonesian educators nationally and internationally. For more information download this information form and contact firstname.lastname@example.org. Deposits must be paid by 20 March.
Other upcoming events include the ASAA biennial conference Asiascapes: Contesting Borders at UWA (8-10 July) and the BBIP Perth Indonesian Film Festival (14-17 August) where there will be two school screenings.