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Anchorage ACTFL Oral Proficiency Interview (OPI) Training

February 24, 2020 – February 28, 2020 As APIA (the Aleutian Pribilof Islands Association) begins the first year of their new three-year language initiative with support from ANA (the Administration for Native Americans), they have generously invited the WAYK team to Anchorage to attend a 5-day  ACTFL OPI workshop with members of the Unangam Tunuu regional team…. Read more »

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Proficiency Testing and Measuring Fluency

In this Video Sky and Evan demonstrate how the quest for rapid fluency can be measured in a systematic, universal, and accessible way using the American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages Oral Proficiency Interview (ACTFL.org OPI). The WAYK system is based on the notion that fluency can be attained rapidly, passed on easily,… Read more »

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22. “Travels with Charlie”/”Sorry, Charlie” – the Top WAYK techniques

When fluency hunting, you use limit to move through ascending levels of complex performance, leaving a Travels with Charlie roadmap behind you, and calling sorry, charlie on yourself or others anytime bite-sized pieces come up out of order. One quick look at the Big Picture can make all the details fall into place. We call… Read more »