ERIC Number: ED038046
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1958
Reference Count: 0
Modern Foreign Languages in the High School.
Johnston, Marjorie C., Ed.
Work papers and summaries of the discussions of participants at a historically significant conference, held to redefine the role of foreign language instruction in the secondary school, are published in this bulletin. Papers are included on: (1) the increased need for foreign languages, (2) status of foreign languages in high school, (3) changing character of high school foreign language teaching, (4) newer objectives and evaluative techniques, (5) teacher preparation and professional growth, and (6) responsibility for improving the high school program. A conference summary and the Modern Language Association of America (MLA) statement of qualifications for high school language teachers are also provided. (RL)
Descriptors: Conference Reports, Cultural Education, Educational Improvement, Educational Needs, Educational Objectives, Educational Responsibility, Evaluation Methods, High Schools, Inservice Teacher Education, Language Instruction, Language Programs, Language Skills, Modern Languages, Russian, Secondary School Curriculum, Sequential Approach, Teacher Education, Teacher Exchange Programs, Teaching Methods
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.