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Serving Arabic Language Students: Challenges and Opportunities



The Washington, DC Arabic Teachers Council invites you to our 2024 mini conference on challenges and opportunities in teaching Arabic language students. Three expert speakers will cover the topics of heritage language learners, inclusive approaches to teaching, and issues regarding AI and ChatGPT in the classroom. Dr. Kamilia Rahmouni, Teaching Assistant Professor in the School of World Studies at Virginia Commonwealth University and a member of the DC-ATC Advisory Board, will also present a keynote address on “Bridging Arabic Instruction from High School to Higher Education.” We hope to see you there!


If you missed the event, don’t fear! Here are some of the amazing presentations our speakers shared with us that we will share with you:

Kamilia Rahmouni – Bridging Arabic Instruction from HS to Higher Ed

Abdulkafi Albirini –Heritage Language Learning Strategies

Ahmed Salem –Inclusion and ACE