November 17, 2011 by Leave a Comment
“Are you concerned about my spelling? I do have a background as an English teacher, and I also have spell check, so what in the world could this title mean? SPEAQ is the acronym for the group of English teachers in the Quebec province and, this past weekend, SPEAQ had its annual meeting. Pok-O-MacCready Camps’ Sarah Disney, onetime PMEOC employee, and I went to Montreal last Thursday and spent the next two days helping teachers, parents and generally curios people understand how valuable a trip to Pok-O would be for anyone who recognizes how important an immersion experience for emerging English learners can be…” [Continue reading at Making Learning Natural: SPEAQ!]
Passionate about reading and writing stories, Katie Shepard enjoys discovering more about her home while writing for Essex on Lake Champlain. Katie recently joined the Depot Theatre family after graduating from SUNY Plattsburgh where she studied literature, philosophy, and Asian studies. Connect with her on Twitter or at Linked.in.