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Proficiency, policy, and professionalism in foreign language education

Proficiency, policy, and professionalism in foreign language education

selected papers from the 1987 Central States Conference

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Published by National Textbook Co. in Lincolnwood, Ill., U.S.A .
Written in English

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    • Subjects:
    • Language and languages -- Study and teaching -- United States -- Congresses.

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      Statementedited by Diane W. Birckbichler ; coeditors, Elise André, David McAlpine.
      SeriesCentral States Conference proceedings
      ContributionsBirckbichler, Diane W., André, Elise., McAlpine, David W., Central States Conference.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsP57.U7 P76 1987
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 137 p. :
      Number of Pages137
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2455954M
      ISBN 100844293199
      LC Control Number87158822
      OCLC/WorldCa17161928

      The monthly FLPB rate is based on proficiency and the language payment list (Army Soldiers can receive from $ and up to $ maximum for one language depending on which language and score). For those who qualify for FLPB in multiple languages, the total monthly FLPB amount for multiple languages CANNOT exceed $ levels of proficiency. 3. Language, linguistics, culture, and literature components. 4. A methods course that deals specifically with the teaching of foreign languages, and that is taught by a qualified faculty member whose expertise is foreign language education and who is knowledgeable about current instructional approaches and issues. Size: KB.

      Foreign Language Exam Guidelines. To pass the English Department foreign language exam, you must write a translation that demonstrates your understanding of the general sense of the passage you are translating. This is paramount. The drift of the argument—the central question or point at issue—must be seen with specificity. The goal of Multilingual Education (MLE) is social justice and a better world with equity and human dignity. MLE unites the different disciplines that come together through language and education, such as anthropology, ecology, education, linguists, psychology.

      English Language Proficiency Policy: The Department of State (DOS) established regulations effective January which require sponsors to identify English language proficiency for exchange visitors coming to the U.S. on J-1 visas. The DOS requires sponsors to review evidence from an objective measure that demonstrates the exchange visitorFile Size: KB. Proficiency, Policy and Professionalism in Foreign Language Education. Report of the Central States Conference on the Teaching of Foreign Languages. Diane W. Birckbichlier, ed. Lincolnwood, IL: National Textbook Company,


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