ERIC Number: ED213270
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: 0
Keynote Address and Background Papers. National Assembly on Foreign Language and International Studies (Racine, Wisconsin, October 30-November 1, 1980).
Association of American Colleges, Washington, DC.
The conference papers presented here discuss the need for and means of implementing changes in educational design and emphasis that will recognize the need for Americans to incorporate foreign language and international studies into their education. In addition to the opening address by Richard Berendzen, the following papers are included: (1) "Developments and Prospects Following the President's Commission on Foreign Language and International Studies" by Sven Groennings; (2) ''Foreign Language Teaching" by Richard Brod and Peter Eddy (discusses college foreign language requirements, secondary-higher education coordination, linguistics and language teaching, and cooperation between bilingual and foreign language educators); (3) "Curriculum Development in International Studies" by James E. Harf; (4) "Interinstitutional Cooperation: An Avenue to the World" by Werner Prange; (4) "Faculty and Program Development in Foreign Languages" by Guy Stern; and (5) "Multicultural Education, Bilingual Education and Ethnic Studies: Implications for Foreign Language and International Studies" by Carlos E. Cortes. (JB)
Descriptors: Bilingual Education, College Role, Curriculum Development, Educational Needs, Ethnic Studies, Faculty Development, Federal Government, Global Approach, Higher Education, Institutional Cooperation, International Studies, Multicultural Education, Program Development, Second Language Instruction
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Association of American Colleges, Washington, DC.
Note: For related document, see FL 012 568.