ACTFL 2017: Classroom Management and 90% Target Language


Cultural Responsive Teaching and World Language

Adapted from the work of Zaretta Hammond by Granville and Yaden

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Triggering the Reptile Brain

Rigor ≠ Long

Real World Homework for Student Choice


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Clementi, D., & Terrill, L. (2013). The Keys to Planning for Learning (1st ed.). Alexandria, VA: American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Language (ACTFL). 

(American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages), & Language), (National Council of State Supervisors of Foreign. (2017). NCSSFL-ACTFL Can-Do Statements 2.0. 

VanPatten, B. (ACTFL. org. (2017). While We’re on the Topic | American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages (1st ed.). Alexandria, VA: 

(Shelby County Schools). (n.d.). Shelby County Schools World Languages. Retrieved November 12, 2017