ERIC Number: ED364099
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: N/A
French in Action Newsletter, 1991-1993.
Coleman, Mary E., Ed.; And Others
French in Action Newsletter, n1-5 1991-93
The five issues of this newsletter, which focuses on a set of video-based, commercially-produced French second language instructional materials, contain articles on a variety of topics. The instructional materials in question, "French in Action," consist of a videotape component (52 episodes), an audiotape component, workbook, study guide, and textbook. Among the topics discussed are: curriculum development using the materials; personal narratives of classroom applications; ideas for general application in teacher education and testing; hints concerning the use of specific episodes; making the transition from a different set of instructional materials; a modification of the course used with deaf college students; use in distance education; selection of the curriculum for New Zealand's educational television network; professional news and announcements; and letters. (MSE)
Descriptors: Classroom Techniques, College Students, Cultural Education, Curriculum Development, Deafness, Distance Education, Educational Television, Foreign Countries, French, Higher Education, Instructional Improvement, Instructional Materials, Language Teachers, Media Selection, Personal Narratives, Program Descriptions, Second Language Instruction, Second Languages, Testing, Videotape Recordings
Yale University Press, 92A Yale Station, New Haven, CT 06520.
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: New Zealand