ERIC Number: EJ499355
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: 0
The Manoa Mantra and Model: One Participant's Observations of the University of Hawaii 1992 Intensive Summer Institute for Foreign Language Teachers.
Hartmann, John F.
Journal of Southeast Asian Language Teaching, v1 n1-2 p17-37 Dec 1992
This paper describes an intensive, four-week summer institute for foreign language teachers that focused on the Thai language. The institute emphasized a six-point mantra of teaching methods: (1) task-based instruction; (2) learner-centered instruction; (3) contextualization; (4) authenticity; (5) spiraling; and (6) balance between skill-getting and skill-using. (76 references) (MDM)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A