A guide to professional organizations for teachers of language and literature

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Modern Language Association of America , New York
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Statementcompiled by Joseph Gibaldi and Walter S. Achtert.
ContributionsAchtert, Walter S., joint author., Modern Language Association of America.
LC ClassificationsP11 .G5
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 62 p. ;
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Open LibraryOL4454232M
ISBN 100873521250
LC Control Number79116847

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The American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages (ACTFL) is dedicated to the improvement and expansion of the teaching and learning of all languages at all levels of instruction. ACTFL is an individual membership organization of more t language educators, students, and administrators.

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The National Council of Teachers of English is dedicated to improving the teaching and learning of English and the language arts at all levels of education. Its membership is composed of elementary, middle, and high school teachers, supervisors of English programs, college and university faculty, teacher educators, local and state agency.

English Literature Web Resources & Organizations Search this Guide Search. Founded in by teachers and scholars, the Modern Language Association (MLA) promotes the study and teaching of language and literature. Wright American Fiction.

Professional Organizations Academy of American Poets. African American Literature & Culture Author: Phyllis Meredith. From this site you can order NCTE books and publications, find resources, and join any one of several list serves for English teachers, such as NCTE-Net.

The professional organization for English and Foreign Language professors is the Modern Language Association. Their page has information about conventions, publications, jobs, and how to use. Below is some information, along with web links, to professional organizations that you may find useful.

College Reading & Learning Association: CRLA is a group of student-oriented professionals active in the fields of reading, learning assistance, developmental education, tutoring, and mentoring at the college/adult level. International Literacy Author: Vanessa Earp.

Language-Specific Organizations. African Language Teachers Association (ALTA) (African Languages) American Sign Language Teachers Association (ASLTA) (American Sign Language) American Association of Teachers of Arabic (AATA) (Arabic) Cantonese Language Association (CLA) (Cantonese).

The American Association of Intensive English Programs is a professional organization for schools in the U.S.

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that provide English language training. It has outlined a set of standards that describe good practices in program development and implementation. American Educational Research Association.

MLA members host an annual convention and other meetings, work with related organizations, and sustain one of the finest publishing programs in the humanities. For over a hundred years, members have worked to strengthen the study and teaching of language and literature.

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In fact, the strength of teachers often comes from their connections with other educational professionals. Summary: The professional resources listed below are both theoretical and practical.

The list includes links to organizations and journals of interest to language teachers and language policy developers, as well as to a selection of online teaching and reference materials.

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Browse the following list as a team and vote on a favorite to get started. Here are 14 book club ideas to encourage your team to continue to professionally and personally develop.

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StrengthsFinder by Tom RathAuthor: Ellie Burke. Literacy-Based Organizations. and parents searching for high-quality material in the subject areas of literature and language arts, foreign languages, art and culture, and history and social studies.

and thinkers through a combination of challenging work for students and literacy professional development for their teachers. Children's Literature and Literacy Education Links to databases and resources for award-winning and popular children's/young adult literature.

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Professional organizations such as the National Council of Teachers of English, the International Reading Association, and the American Library Association provide annotated listings of literature titles to help teachers find appropriate selections for students.

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Classroom Bookshelf: Teaching Social Justice Through Children's Literature When Teaching Social Justice is a Goal Say you’re an educator or a caregiver, and you’d like to introduce children to the concept of social justice—defined loosely as the equal distribution of rights and opportunities within a society.4 Professional development for language teachers An example of a large-scale training initiative was a recent hour in-service training program on text-based approaches to the teaching of gram-mar in Singapore schools, which was a mandatory course for all teachers of English in Singapore secondary schools.

The content of the course was.NCTE amplifies the voice of educators through personal connection, collaboration, and a shared mission to improve the teaching and learning of English and language arts at all levels. Kinloch is the Renée and Richard Goldman Dean of the School of Education and Professor at the University of Pittsburgh.

She is also an executive member of the.