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    RE: % of Student Speaking/Writing in the Target...

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    The ACTFL Position Statement recommending 90% or more target language also identifies a variety of strategies for educators to facilitate comprehension and support meaning making. http://www.actfl.org/news/position-statements/use-the-target-language-the-classroom-0...

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    Upcoming Modules at the Graduate Language School...

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    Bennington College The Graduate Language School offers a weekend intensive language workshop in French OR Spanish Chocolat El lenguaje de la novela gráfica June 26-28, 2015 Friday, 5:00 pm-Sunday 12:00 pm $750 (including...

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    Upcoming Modules at the Graduate Language School...

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    Bennington College The Graduate Language School offers a weekend intensive language workshop in French OR Spanish Chocolat El lenguaje de la novela gráfica June 26-28, 2015 Friday, 5:00 pm-Sunday 12:00 pm $750 (including meals,...

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    Upcoming Module at the Graduate Language School...

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    Bennington College The Graduate Language School offers a weekend intensive language workshop in French OR Spanish Chocolat El lenguaje de la novela gráfica June 26-28, 2015 Friday, 5:00 pm-Sunday 12:00 pm $750...

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    Teaching Spanish Online: Free Resources?

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    This summer I am teaching Spanish online for the first time. The course is Spanish level 1 for college students. I am using video tools in conjunction with a course delivery system and textbook website. If anyone has recommendations of free apps...

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The World-Readiness Standards for Learning Languages describe literacy through the three modes of communication (Interpersonal, Interpretive and Presentational) and connect with 21st century literacies defined as: Cross-cultural Relationships, Global... more

Limited slots available for ACTFL Proficiency Training Summer Institute

The ACTFL Oral Proficiency Interview (OPI) Assessment Workshop is a four-day professional development workshop designed to introduce language educators to the Oral Proficiency Interview, the ACTFL rating scale, and the techniques for conducting and... more

Attention French Teachers/Professors!

The French Embassy has three exciting workshop opportunities coming in May 2015.

1. Workshop on French of Sciences and Technics
Location: Michigan Technological University
Date: May 18-22, 2015
For more info: http://highereducation.frenchculture.org/events/stage-de-formation-pedagogique-francais-scientifique-et-technique... more

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Request packets loaded with information about the products and services available from ACTFL. Included are sample copies of The Language Educator and Foreign Language Annals. Encourage your students to take advantage of the many professional and career-related... more

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