ERIC Number: ED209948
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981
Reference Count: 0
A Global Approach to Foreign Language Education.
Conner, Maurice W., Ed.
The papers collected here are largely devoted to foreign language education as a means of increasing international and cross-cultural understanding. Titles include: (1) "Language Is the Medium, Culture Is the Message: Globalizing Foreign Languages" (Lorraine A. Strasheim); (2) "Cultural Understanding for Global Citizenship: An Inservice Model" (Clarice M. Ramsey); (3) "Global Education at Home: Ethnic Schools as Sources and Resources" (Valters Nollendorfs); (4) "Teaching English to Refugees: A Family Model" (Elise Andre and Dorothy S. Brown); (5) "Fund Raising: An International Feast" (Valorie Babb and Gene Marshall); (6) "The Language Student in the World of Art" (Thomas M. Carr, Jr.); (7) "Poetry as a Language Acquisition Tool" (Bonnie M. Brown; (8) "Training for Translation: An Undergraduate Teaching Option" (Betty Becker-Theye); (9) "Teaching Nonverbal Communication in the Second Language Classroom" (Stephen S. Corbett and Jean Moore); (10) "Femme, Frau, Mujer: A World of Women" (Mary Jane B. Roe); (11) "Notional-Functional Syllabus: From Theory to Classroom Applications" (Constance K. Knop); and (12) "Revitalizing a Foreign Language Department" (Estella Gahala). (JB)
Descriptors: Art Education, Cultural Education, Departments, English (Second Language), Fund Raising, Global Approach, Nonverbal Communication, Notional Functional Syllabi, Poetry, Refugees, Second Language Instruction, Teaching Methods, Translation, Womens Studies
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Publication Type: Books; Collected Works - Proceedings; Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Central States Conference on the Teaching of Foreign Languages.
Note: Papers presented at the Central States Conference on the Teaching of Foreign Languages (Omaha, NE, April 9-11, 1981). For individual papers, see FL 012 677-688.