ERIC Number: ED060732
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1972-Jan
Reference Count: 0
Teacher-Training for Cross-Cultural Communication.
A program, initiated during the Fall of 1970 by the Language Research Foundation, which develops a curriculum for training teachers in cross-cultural communication is described in this paper. The three-phase project focuses on: (1) research, (2) curriculum development, and (3) curriculum trial-evaluation. Proceedings of a conference held under the auspices of the Social Science Research Council on student-teacher communications are the central focus of this report. (RL)
Descriptors: Cross Cultural Training, Elementary School Students, Elementary School Teachers, English Instruction, Language Standardization, Minority Group Children, Social Dialects, Sociocultural Patterns, Standard Spoken Usage, Student Characteristics, Student Motivation, Student Needs, Student Subcultures, Student Teacher Relationship, Teacher Attitudes, Teacher Education, Teacher Influence, Teaching Methods
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Language Research Foundation, Cambridge, MA.
Note: Report on the conference "Workshop on Student-Teacher Communication," April 29-30, 1971, published in Language Research Report No. 6