ERIC Number: EJ566393
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: 0
"A Century of Progress." A Retrospective on FLES Programs: 1898-1998.
Lipton, Gladys C.
Hispania, v81 n1 p75-87 Mar 1998
A retrospective of over one hundred years reveals the evolution of different policies, approaches, and methodology for teaching foreign languages to young children and shows pivotal points in events and policies. Three periods are distinguished: 1898 to 1958; the growth period of 1958 to 1978; and development since 1978. Details concerning Spanish foreign language instruction in elementary schools (FLES) are highlighted. (Author/MSE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
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