ERIC Number: ED070336
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1966
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French in the Primary School: Field Report No. 2.
Schools Council, London (England).
This is an account of the first two years' operation of a national experiment in language instruction in England, jointly sponsored by the Schools Council and the Nuffield Foundation for teaching French in primary schools. The report discusses: (1) origins of the experiment, (2) planning the pilot project, (3) "Why French?," (4) the objectives of the pilot project, (5) course materials, (6) consultation and liaison, (7) the Schools Council Modern Languages Subcommittee "A," (8) launching the project, (9) selecting the pilot areas, (10) training the primary teachers, (11) training the secondary teachers, (12) modern language centers, (13) the spread of primary French teaching, (14) surveying the national situation, and (15) the situation today. (RL)
Descriptors: Curriculum Development, Educational Experiments, Elementary Schools, FLES, French, Instructional Improvement, Language Instruction, Modern Languages, Program Content, Program Descriptions, Program Design, Teacher Education
Schools Council, 160 Great Portland Street, London, W 1, England (Gratis)
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Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Schools Council, London (England).
Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom (England)