ERIC Number: ED238272
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1983
The Foreign Language Classroom: New Techniques. Report of Central States Conference on the Teaching of Foreign Languages.
Garfinkel, Alan, Ed.; And Others
The summary of the 1983 Central States Conference on the Teaching of Foreign Languages includes these papers: "A Look at Our Profession: Common Concerns, Common Dreams" (Mary Finocchiaro's keynote address to the 1982 Central States Conference); "Traversing the Language 'Gateway': The Passport Lesson" (Dana Carton); "Personal Growth Through Student-Centered Activities" (Barbara Snyder, Carolann DeSelms); "Situations for Communication: Growth in Competence and Confidence" (Ronald W. Walker); "Real Language: A Gateway to Cultural Identification" (Michael D. Oates, D. C. Hawley); "Beyond Reading: Developing Visual Literacy in French" (Steven J. Sacco, Beverly G. Marckel); "The Teaching of Spanish Object Pronouns: A Communicative Approach" (Oscar Ozete); "Applying Microcomputers in the Foreign Language Classroom: Challenges and Opportunities" (Millie Mellgren); "Foreign Language Arts in the Grades: A Conceptual Approach (F.L.A.G.)" (Rosemarie A. Benya, Bettye L. Myer); "Teaching Foreign Language in Style: Identifying and Accommodating Learner Needs" (Robert L. Ballinger, Virginia S. Ballinger); "The Foreign Language Newsletter: Function, Value, and Techniques" (Wynona H. Wilkins). (MSE)
Descriptors: Classroom Techniques, Communicative Competence (Languages), Conference Proceedings, Cultural Education, Elementary Secondary Education, French, Microcomputers, Newsletters, Second Language Instruction, Spanish, Student Centered Curriculum, Teaching (Occupation)
National Textbook Company, Lincolnwood, IL ($8.95)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Books
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Papers presented at the Central States Conference on the Teaching of Foreign Languages (15th, St. Louis, MO, 1983). For individual papers, see FL 014 138-148.