Foreign language ?emergency? hinders U.S. economy and foreign policy, report warns
The inability of too many Americans to learn or speak anything but English constitutes a foreign ... one of the challenges is that foreign languages are not always taught effectively. ?Some of the teaching that happened in the past was pretty bad ...
Publ.Date : Sun, 18 Jun 2017 03:08:00 GMT
Just 20 Percent of K-12 Students Are Learning a Foreign Language
The survey team also found a striking "lack of knowledge about foreign language teaching and learning." In at least two states, fewer than 10 percent of students are studying a language other than English. "We're such a long way in this country from having ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 20 Jun 2017 13:29:00 GMT
Is Teaching English Abroad a Good Idea?
At college, you were an English or education major and took all the courses you could in Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL). In your free time, you tutored kids in ESL (English as a Second Language). During semester breaks, you traveled abroad ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 20 Jun 2017 21:33:00 GMT
How to teach ? English as a foreign language
Many people all over the world will be embarking on English language courses this summer, and the Guardian Teacher Network has inspiring resources to help teachers of English as a foreign language (EFL), many of which will also be useful for teachers of ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 18 Jun 2013 03:59:09 GMT
How Teaching English As a Foreign Language is a Good Career Opportunity
Guest post written by Duncan Elder. Teaching English as a foreign language (TEFL) is an unforgettable experience for many reasons. You?ll have the chance to experience a foreign culture, travel to new and amazing countries and meet a ton of new people.
Publ.Date : Sun, 06 Nov 2016 04:53:27 GMT
Teaching English as Foreign Language class comes to Washburn
Washburn now offers a new certificate program. The International House has worked in conjunction with the Council on International Educational Exchange to offer the Teaching English as a Foreign Language Certificate. The program will offer students and ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 31 Aug 2016 15:45:46 GMT
The Development Of Foreign Language Teaching Approaches English Language Essay
This essay has been submitted by a student. This is not an example of the work written by our professional essay writers. In this section, a discussion of the history and the development of foreign language teaching approaches and methods will be presented.
Publ.Date : Sun, 22 Mar 2015 17:00:00 GMT
Teaching English as a Foreign Language
In this excerpt from Active Literacy Across the Curriculum: Strategies for Reading, Writing, Speaking, and Listening, Heidi Hayes Jacobs advocates developing students' "word power" by borrowing methods from the foreign language classroom. There is one ...
Publ.Date : Sun, 17 May 2009 17:00:00 GMT
Teaching English as a Foreign Language: Waste of Time and Money?!!
The term ?globalization? is used here in the positive sense as used by Pilger (1998:61): ?? a term which journalists and politicians have made fashionable and which is often used in a positive sense to denote a ?global village? of ?free trade ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 27 Jan 2016 16:00:00 GMT