ERIC Number: EJ554042
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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Authentic Materials and Mexican Immersion: A Professional Development Program Combining Pedagogy, Language, and Culture.
Schmidt-Rinehart, Barbara C.
Foreign Language Annals, v30 n2 p201-10 Sum 1997
Describes a two-week Mexican immersion program for teachers including language instruction, homestays to enhance language and cultural development and a course focusing on the systematic exploration of how to integrate authentic materials into daily instruction. Results suggest that the program was successful in preparing teachers to meet the needs of the communicative classroom. (Author/CK) (nine references)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Mexico