ERIC Number: ED212166
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981
Reference Count: 0
Proceedings of the National Conference on Professional Priorities (Boston, MA, November 1980).
American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages, Hastings-on-Hudson, NY.
The leadership of the foreign language education profession convened to discuss the major issues for that profession in the 1980s. Several papers each were devoted to the following subjects: (1) curriculum and materials, (2) global education, (3) evaluation, (4) research, and (5) teacher education. Brief reaction papers for each subject are appended. (JB)
Descriptors: Communicative Competence (Languages), Cultural Awareness, Curriculum Development, Global Approach, Language Proficiency, Material Development, Needs Assessment, Program Evaluation, Second Language Instruction, Second Language Learning, Social Sciences, Teacher Education, Testing
ACTFL Materials Center, 385 Warburton Avenue, Hastings-on-Hudson, NY 10706.
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Reports - Research; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages, Hastings-on-Hudson, NY.
Note: For related documents, see FL 012 773-777.