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WorldView is a place for leaders in the fields of language education, global citizenship, immersion learning and other topics central to the Concordia Language Villages mission to address issues important to their fields.

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Language Learning Hits All-time High during Lockdown

By Stacie Berdan | Published: April 14, 2021

​In the first three weeks of lockdown, more than 30 million people started learning a new language. In our deeply interconnected world, opportunities to bulid language skills abound . . . and the benefits of language skills are expanding by the day.

Welcoming International Camp Counselors Back to the Villages!

By Mary Maus Kosir, Executive Director | Published: April 8, 2021

​Concordia Language Villages is delighted to share that the J-1 Camp Counselor exchange visa has been reinstated, allowing international staff members to join us once again in summer 2021.

Standing with Asians, Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders against Hate

Published: March 24, 2021

We at Concordia Language Villages stand in solidarity with the Asian/AAPI community. Our community is committed to being active bystanders and speaking out against hate, violence and all forms of injustice.

WorldView Good Reads: Off the Press for March 2021

Published: March 17, 2021

Here are good reads for the month of March that provide perspective on the impact of COVID-19, from how the pandemic has shaped the experience of a generation to its profound and ongoing influence on culture, language and education.​

Where Technology Takes Us

By Valerie Magna Borey | Published: March 10, 2021

Magna covers her eyes with her phone, which is displaying a picture of her eyes.

In times of trouble and challenge, technology can help us connect to the very things that make us human: the people we love, the adventures we crave and opportunities for meaningful engagement with the world.

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