ERIC Number: EJ497727
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: 0
Second Language Teacher Education: The Problems That Plague Us.
Tedick, Diane J.; Walker, Constance L.
Modern Language Journal, v78 n3 p300-12 Fall 1994
A discussion of why change is needed in second-language teacher education considers five problems that plague the profession: lack of consideration of first- and second-language interdependence; fragmentation/isolation of language arts fields; view of language as "object;" focus on methodology; and failure to connect language and culture. (80 references) (LB)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A