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Communicating Across Language Barriers: Understanding Accents from Around the World

Free Tools for Community Building Workshop

In this workshop, Judith Wild will address the challenges many people face understanding accents. Participants will have a chance to learn techniques for listening and responding to people with different ways of speaking English and receive a packet of practical information for later use. Judith Wild has over 30 years of experience working with a variety of teachers and organizations to navigate the difficulties of multilingual encounters.

Tuesday, September 23rd, 2008 6:00pm-8:00pm

Brentwood-Darlington Community Center 7211 SE 62nd Avenue Portland, Oregon 97206

RSVP by September 9th to [email protected] or 503.546.7499

Free workshop. Open to all. Food and childcare provided. Interpretation and transportation upon request. Hosted by Our United Villages' Community Outreach. www.ourunitedvillages.org