World Languages ResourcesNumerous links to language resource websites can be found at: http://www.portaportal.com
Go to "Guest Access" and type WLlist. This will take you to a page with links for Spanish, French, German, Japanese, Mandarin, Russian, and other resources.
Materials from the Performance-Based Assessment Workshops - June & August 2008
PPS Wiki: Join your colleagues in collaborating on the PPS World Languages wiki site at: ppsworldlanguages.pbwiki.com
Proficiency-Oriented Language Instruction
What is it?
Language Learning Strategies
Click here for more information on Language Learning Strategies
Styles and Strategies-Based Language Instruction (SSBI)
Click here to link to the PSU Summer Seminar Workshop website on SSBI.
Instruction that includes strategies that encourage language learning and appeal to a variety of learning styles
Applying Multiple Intelligences in the Foreign Language Classroom
Glossary of commonly used terms
Proficiency Levels Needed in the Work World (pdf)
An eye-opening document that clearly demonstrates the need for extended sequences of language study.