ERIC Number: ED180211
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979
Reference Count: 0
Building on Experience: Building for Success. ACTFL Foreign Language Education Series, Vol. 10.
Phillips, June K., Ed.
This volume on the general subject of foreign language curriculum deals with questions in the areas of program planning, implementation, and evaluation. The following papers are presented: (1) "Developing Foreign Language Curriculum in the Total School Setting: The Macro-picture," by Robert S. Zais; (2) "Identifying Needs and Setting Goals," by Frank Medley, Jr.; (3) "Choosinq Materials That Do the Job," by Carl H. Johnson; (4) "Beyond the Desk," by Clay Ben Christensen; (5) "Teaching and Learning: A Key to Success," by Patricia B. Westphal; (6) "Print and Non-Print Materials: Adapting for Classroom Use," by Anthony S. Mollica; (7) "Measuring the Variables and Testing the Outcomes," by Rebecca Valette and Cathy Linder; (8) "Looking at the results," by Alice Omaggio, Peter Eddy, Lester McKim, and Anthony Pfannkuche; and (9) "Modyifying the Program and Providing for Change," by Helen Z. Loew. (AMH)
Descriptors: Change Strategies, Classroom Environment, Curriculum Development, Educational Media, Educational Objectives, Elementary Secondary Education, Higher Education, Instructional Materials, Language Instruction, Language Programs, Language Tests, Media Selection, Modern Language Curriculum, Needs Assessment, Program Development, Program Evaluation, Second Language Learning, Teaching Methods, Testing
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Publication Type: Books; Collected Works - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages, New York, NY.