ERIC Number: ED161255
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977
The Language Connection: From the Classroom to the World. ACTFL Foreign Language Education Series, Vol. 9.
Phillips, June K., Ed.
This volume consists of the following articles: (1) "Introduction: Language Is the Link," by June K. Phillips; (2) "Foreign Language Study for a World in Transition," by Harold G. Shane and David L. Silvernail; (3) "Our Language Heritage: A Historical Perspective," by Shirley Brice Heath; (4) "Communication and Beyond," by Diane W. Birckbichler; (5) "New Curricula Connnections," by Maurice W. Conner; (6) "Responding to Today's Issues," by Beverly M. Enwall; (7) "Making Crosscultural Connections," by Donald K. Jarvis; (8) "Teacher Education for a Changing World," by Leona G. Bailey; (9) "The 'L' Connection: The Interdependence of Second Language Programs," by John F. Kunkle; (10) "Testing: A Vital Connection," by Randall L. Jones; and (11) "Assessing Attitudinal Outcomes," by John A. Lett, Jr. Indexes to persons cited and to topics and institutions cited are also provided. (RM)
Descriptors: Attitude Measures, Communication (Thought Transfer), Communicative Competence (Languages), Creativity, Cultural Awareness, Cultural Education, Futures (of Society), Global Approach, Language Attitudes, Language Instruction, Language Programs, Language Tests, Modern Language Curriculum, Second Language Learning, Student Attitudes, Teacher Education, Teaching Assistants, Teaching Methods
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Publication Type: Books
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages, New York, NY.
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