ERIC Number: ED174013
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978
Techniques for Increasing Slavic Program Enrollments: A Collection of Success Stories.
Jarvis, Donald K., Ed.
This volume contains descriptions of successful Slavic language programs. The topics considered are: (1) community and institutional support; (2) programs for out-of-class practice; and (3) limited focus programs. The following articles are included: (1) "The University of Arizona Russian Program," by J. Malik, Jr.; (2) "Building from an Enrollment of Eight at a Small Liberal Arts College," by R. Ross; (3) "The Slavic Cultural Club of the City College of the City University of New York," by V. Von Wiren-Garczynski; (4) "A Bird of a Different Feather: A Slavic Department with Thriving Ethnic Programs," by N. Moravoevich; (5) "What is a Language and Area Center and What Does it Do?" by L. Twarog; (6) "Russian Before and Long After Sputnik: Friends School, Baltimore," by Z. Dabars; (7) "Russian in a Large Public High School," by H. Ziegler; (8) "The Russian House at the University of Washington," by M. Frisque and J. Haney; (9) "The 'Russkij Dom' at Douglass College," by L. Turkevich; (10) "Oberlin's 'Russkij Dom'," by J. Dunlop; (11) "The Russian Room at Hunter College," by A. Alexander; (12) "Weekend Russian Language Camps for Secondary and College Students," by L. Twarog; (13) "So You're Going to Have a Language Camp? Some Suggestions for Making it work," by G. Ervin; (14) "The Russian Practicum at Columbia University," by P. Krafcik; (15) "Intensive Russian Language Programs at Georgetown," by R. Leager; and (16) "The Bryn Mawr College Seminar-Workshops and the Russian Language Institute," by R. Pearce. (AMH)
Descriptors: Community Involvement, Community Support, Course Descriptions, Enrichment Activities, Ethnic Studies, Extracurricular Activities, Higher Education, Intensive Language Courses, Language Enrichment, Language Enrollment, Language Instruction, Language Programs, Learning Activities, Program Descriptions, Russian, Second Language Learning, Secondary Education, Slavic Languages
American Association of Teachers of Slavic and East European Languages, Department of Russian and Slavic Studies, Modern Languages 340, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721 ($4.00)
Publication Type: Books; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Association of Teachers of Slavic and East European Languages.