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Upcoming Events and News

2024 WPO Entrepreneurial Excellence Forum

May 15-17, 2024 - Colorado Springs

LanguageBird Founder/CEO, Dr. Karyn Koven, will be attending the 2024 WPO EEF in Colorado Springs. 

Click here to learn more about the conference. 

Summer Informational Webinar

June 5, 2024 - 5pm PT / 8pm ET

Join our live webinar on Wednesday, June 5, 2024 at 5pm PT / 8pm ET and learn more about learning a language with LanguageBird over the summer. Register here.

HECA 2024 Conference

June 10-12, 2024 - Atlanta

LanguageBird will be attending the 2024 HECA Annual Conference in Atlanta, Georgia. 

Click here to learn more about the conference. 

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USA Today Names LanguageBird One of the Top 10 Education Companies Making a Difference in Your Child’s Learning Journey!

Preview from the article: As education continues to change, parents look for new and creative ways to support their children’s learning. The importance of selecting the right educational resources is immense, with the potential to greatly influence a child’s schooling and future achievement. Here USA Today ranks the top 10 leading education companies making a difference through their inventive offerings that enrich children’s educational experiences.

To read the full article, click here. 

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IWEC Foundation Announces Dr. Karyn Koven, CEO/Founder of LanguageBird, as a 2023 IWEC Awardee!

We’re excited to announce our Founder/CEO is receiving an IWEC Award! Dr. Koven will receive her award at the 2023 IWEC Annual Conference being held this year in Turin Italy. She will join 35 other female awardees being recognized from all over the globe.

To learn more, click here. 

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LanguageBird® Makes the Inc. 5000 List of Fastest Growing Companies Again!

Inc. revealed that LanguageBird® is No. 18 among education-related companies and No. 909 overall on its annual Inc. 5000 list, the most prestigious ranking of the fastest-growing private companies in America.

View the Full List Here 

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Podcast: The Beauty of Learning Another Language with Dr. Karyn Koven

Our Founder/CEO, Dr. Karyn Koven, joins Shellee Howard on her podcast to discuss “The Beauty of Learning Another Language”.

To listen to the podcast in full, click here. 

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LanguageBird Awarded the 2023 Bruin Business 100!

We have exciting news! The UCLA Alumni Association is proud to present Bruin Business 100, celebrating the hard work, talent, and innovation of exceptional alumni business owners, founders, and visionaries.

LanguageBird is proud to be recognized as part of the Bruin Business 2023 honorees. Thank you for all the support! To take a look a the full list of honorees, click here.

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Catching Up with Karyn Koven ’98, PhD - Wisconsin Alumni Association

Did you know LanguageBird’s Founder/CEO, Dr. Karyn Koven, is a University of Wisonsin Alumni? Spend a few moments looking back with Dr. Koven as she reflects on her UW days and how they led her to where she is now.

Read the full article here. 

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Meet Karyn Koven - Education Innovator/ Founder/CEO LanguageBird

“Creating educational programs is an art to me. I enjoy the work, so I don’t think of my school as much of a business than a means to provide an excellent option for education for many as well as flexible and meaningful jobs for instructors all over the world.” – Dr. Karyn Koven

Read the full article here. 

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Female Founders: Five Things You Need To Thrive and Succeed as a Woman Founder

You will work harder for longer than you ever have. The sheer hours, travel, talking, meetings, thinking, and creating. Most of it I find fun but there is no secret that a lot is just getting work done. It’s work. Find some joy in about 50–80% of it, the rest is grit.

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LanguageBird® Greatly Helps Learners with Language and Cultural Immersion

Dr. Karyn A. Koven, the Founder and President of LanguageBird, which is committed to building a community that inspires learners to reach and achieve their goals of mastering a world language joins Enterprise Radio.

Listen to host Eric Dye & guest Dr. Karyn A. Koven discuss the following:

  1. How did you come to found LanguageBird?
  2. Who does LanguageBird benefit?
  3. How did the acceptance of remote learning during the pandemic accelerate your business?
  4. How is LanguageBird different than other online language programs?
  5. What are some of the most interesting trends you are seeing with LanguageBird students?

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Learn Languages Online with LanguageBird by Team Subkit

Interested in starting your own entrepreneurial journey in language education but unsure what to expect? Then read up on our interview with Karyn Koven, Founder and President of LanguageBird Inc.,

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LanguageBird® Ranks No. 16 Among Education-Related Companies on the 2022 Inc. 5000 Annual List

Inc. revealed that LanguageBird® is No. 16 among education-related companies and No. 892 overall on its annual Inc. 5000 list, the most prestigious ranking of the fastest-growing private companies in America.
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Past Events

2024 Counselor Lunch in Denver

May 14, 2024 - Denver

Are you a counselor in the Denver, CO area? Join us for lunch on Tuesday, May 14, 2024 at 12:30 pm at Culinary Dropout. We will be highlighting our personalized and accredited world language courses and answer any questions you might have. 

To join, please fill out the form and RSVP click here. RSVP required by Monday, April 29, 2024.

NACAC 2023 Conference

September 21-23, 2023 - Baltimore, MD

LanguageBird will be attending the 2023 NACAC Annual Conference. 

Click here to learn more about the conference. 

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LanguageBird Founder/CEO, Dr. Karyn Koven, will be speaking at an event at UCLA!

Hosted by UCLA Women’s Leadership Academy on Saturday, June 24, 2023.

HECA 2023 Conference

June 12-16, 2023 - Washington DC

LanguageBird will be attending the 2023 HECA Annual Conference. 

Click here to learn more about the conference. 

WV TESOL Professional Development Conference Presentation

Our Founder/CEO, Dr. Karyn Koven, presented on the “Impact of TESOL Education: Crossing National, Social, Linguistic, and Cultural Boundaries.”

LanguageBird Lunch in Denver, CO

Wednesday, April 26, 2023 at 12:30 pm

LanguageBird is hosting a lunch for counselors and educators to learn more about our personalized and accredited world language courses and answer any questions you might have. If you’re in the area and would like to join us, contact [email protected]!

LanguageBird Presentation at WVTESOL

April 15, 2023 - Remote

LanguageBird will be presenting at the West Virginia TESOL conference sharing more about our ESL program and various language learning opportunities!

LanguageBird Announces a Summer 2023 Educational Travel Opportunity!

April 15, 2023 - Remote

LanguageBird is offering a 10-day educational travel opportunity this summer from July 5th – 14th. The trip will be a language and cultural immersion experience taking your student to France and Spain with other like-minded high school students.

If you didn’t get a chance to join our webinar exploring this fantastic opportunity being offered at LanguageBird in partnership with WorldStrides, watch the recording down below!

Watch the Recording Here

LanguageBird will be at the NSHSS member event at UCLA! Join us on UCLA’s gorgeous campus for a Saturday filled with networking, educational workshops, and honoring NSHSS members. Students will have a chance to learn more about UCLA and explore their campus for a day while meeting fellow NSHSS scholars, parents, and educators!

To learn more, click here.

IECA - Independent Educational Consultants Association Conference

November 7–9, 2022 - San Diego, CA

LanguageBird will be heading to San Diego for IECA’s Fall 2022 Conference. We’ll be participating in educational sessions, fairs, and networking events. If you’re also going to be in San Diego for the conference, we’d love to meet you!

Bridge Conference – Schools Out Washington

October 24–25, 2022 - Tacoma, WA

More information coming soon.

ESM PREP Webinar - The Language Game Plan

October 12, 2022 - ONLINE WEBINAR

Taking your language-learning seriously demonstrates to universities that you understand and are open to other people, cultures and ways of thinking. It also means you possess social-emotional maturity, an understanding of our globalized society and that language skills can lead to wider career opportunities and expanded relationships. In this webinar, join ESM College Counselor Carley Nuzzo in conversation with LanguageBird to learn how to develop your language-learning game plan to get and stay on track.Let us show you how to demonstrate these skills on applications and explain why you should start language courses as early as possible and continue throughout high school.

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Houston Happy Hour at Brasserie Du Parc.

September 23, 2022 - Houston, TX

Join us after the NACAC Conference for cocktails and crudités as we highlight our personalized and accredited world language courses. We look forward to meeting you!

NACAC Conference 2022 - National Association for College Admission Counseling

September 22-24, 2022 - Houston, TX

LanguageBird will be heading to the 2022 NACAC Conference! If you’re also going to be in Houston for the conference, we’d love to meet you. NACAC 2022 conference brings together many secondary and postsecondary college admission counseling professionals to exchange ideas, hear from experts and learn more about the products and services that will enable them to accomplish their goals.

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Join Us For A Virtual Webinar!

Would you like to learn more about what LanguageBird’s personalized, one-to-one language classes can do for your language learner?

Join us for an upcoming Virtual Informational Session to explore our accredited world language courses and decide if LanguageBird is the right fit for your student!

We made the list!

LanguageBird is on the Inc. 5000 list of fastest growing companies!! We're proud of the amazing team we've created globally and the 6,000+ students who have benefited from our programs. Join us as we continue to soar!

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