ERIC Number: ED203710
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: 0
Teacher's Handbook. Peace Corps Language Handbook Series.
Clark, Raymond C.
This handbook is a general introduction to the handbooks, methods, and materials used in Peace Corps language training classes. The first part of the handbook introduces the reader to the nature of language teaching and gives a general introduction to the handbooks. It also provides a more detailed description of the handbooks on (1) communication and culture, (2) grammar, and (3) special skills, as well as a discussion of classroom atmosphere. Part two explains in some detail a variety of teaching techniques for the Peace Corps'"Communication and Culture Handbook" and the "Grammar Handbook," which can be used in teaching any language. (AMH)
Descriptors: Audiolingual Methods, Communicative Competence (Languages), Conversational Language Courses, Cultural Education, Drills (Practice), Grammar, Learning Activities, Postsecondary Education, Second Language Instruction, Teaching Guides, Teaching Methods
The Experiment in International Living, Brattleboro, VT 05301.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Peace Corps, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: School for International Training, Brattleboro, VT.
Identifiers: Peace Corps