ERIC Number: ED420177
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1998-Feb
Reference Count: N/A
Language Coordinators Resource Kit.
Peace Corps, Washington, DC. Information Collection and Exchange Div.
The kit is designed to assist Peace Corps language instruction coordinators in countries around the world in understanding the principles underlying second language training and organizing instructional programs. It is intended primarily as a resource library, with materials organized to ensure flexibility of use. It consists of eleven sections and a user's guide, and is accompanied by a CD-ROM (not included here) that contains the contents of the sections and additional supplementary materials. The sections include: "About This Resource Kit;""The Role of the Language Coordinator;""Teacher Supervision;""Curriculum Development;""Materials Development;""Principles of Learning and Teaching;""Ongoing Language Learning;""Assessment;""Pre-Service Training;""Training of Trainers;" and "Picture Bank." (MSE)
Descriptors: Administrator Role, Classroom Techniques, Continuing Education, Curriculum Development, Educational Strategies, Instructional Materials, Language Tests, Material Development, Preservice Teacher Education, Program Administration, Program Design, Public Agencies, Second Language Instruction, Second Language Programs, Second Languages, Student Evaluation, Teacher Educator Education, Teacher Supervision, Teaching Guides, Teaching Methods, Testing
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: Peace Corps, Washington, DC. Information Collection and Exchange Div.