ERIC Number: ED086027
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1973
Reference Count: 0
New Directions in the 70's. Papers Presented at the International Conference of the New York State Association of Foreign Language Teachers and the Ontario Modern Language Teachers' Association (3rd, Rochester, New York, March 29-31, 1973).
Born, Warren C., Ed.
The theme of this collection of papers focuses on emerging patterns of interest within the language teaching profession. The papers discuss (1) trends in language teaching, (2) FLES redefined, (3) educational objectives, (4) personal experiences of a language teacher, (5) public relations success stories, (6) the less-able student of foreign languages: heterogeneous versus homogeneous grouping, (7) student-centered learning, (8) evaluation of the less-able student, (9) culture, (10) teacher-developed materials, (11) televised Spanish programs, (12) teacher preparation, (13) college teacher supervision, (14) teaching methods, (15) guidance counselors, administrators and foreign languages, and (16) community attitudes toward language instruction. (RL)
Descriptors: Community Attitudes, Conference Reports, Counselors, Culture, Educational Objectives, Educational Trends, FLES, Grouping (Instructional Purposes), Language Instruction, Modern Languages, Public Relations, Second Language Learning, Speeches, Student Centered Curriculum, Teacher Education, Teaching Methods
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Ontario Modern Language Teachers' Association.; New York State Association of Foreign Language Teachers.