InterCom is a weekly email digest that offers just-in-time information in easy-to-digest portions. It is customizable by target language, level, and content area (such as curriculum, professional development, or assessment), so you receive only the information that matters to you.

Our editor monitors professional online communications such as listservs, blogs, and organizational websites to find the most relevant, useful information and resources for language professionals.

Each InterCom issue includes:

  • Topic of the Week: a brief introduction to an issue relevant to language teaching and learning
  • Activity of the Week: a classroom-ready activity exemplifying the week’s topic
  • Spotlight: a highlight of Title VI Language Resource Center activities
  • Curated Resources: links to carefully selected publications, language-specific resources, and professional development opportunities

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InterCom: June 20, 2022
Jun 20, 2022

Join us this week as we continue to gear up for summer learning, and explore how to stay engaged with learning, goal setting, and using the target language all summer long.

Each week we will highlight a curated playlist of learning activities from our YouTube channel. This week we focus on our Writing and Reading Activities Playlist. In this playlist you will find activities like

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