language workshops


The SEAD Project presents SEA Roots: Language Workshops – Hmong, Khmer, Lao, and Viet language literacy workshops in 8 weeks; integrated with elements of culture and storytelling. Classes are led by a team of fluent and qualified Hmong, Khmer, Lao, and Viet instructors.

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Fall 2020 Workshop Dates: Saturdays, September 26th – November, 14th, 2020 from 9:30-1:00 pm CST


SEA Roots: Language Workshops are open to students who are 16+ years old and/or have Hmong, Khmer, Lao and Viet heritage background in the language they are registering.* All fluency levels welcome.

*This fall, all languages will be offered as an online live stream class. In order to register for this live stream pilot, students must meet specific technical requirements. View student requirements*

*PLEASE NOTE: Hmong and Lao classes are open to the general public (anyone can take it). Khmer and Viet classes are pilot classes and are open to Khmer and Viet heritage students ONLY (only those who identify as having heritage).

Registration Fee: $270.00

The fee covers teachers’ time, coursebooks, resources, and in-class materials. To secure your place in class, please complete this form and send payment at the time of registration.

*Fall 2020 Registration will open on August 24th, 2020*