The SANS Pronunciation Activity Tool will be shown at the ACTFL
Conference in Booth #413, November 17-19, in Nashville, TN.
TL activities were designed with the broad descriptors of advanced proficiency in mind: Paragraph-length utterances on topics that move beyond autobiography, in which the speaker narrates across all major time frames with general, but not complete grammatical accuracy, and in which the speaker responds to an unexpected complication (see ACTFL
, 2012, p.
also is trying to change how teachers teach world languages and, in 2010, encouraged teachers to use the target language at least 90% of the time during classroom instruction.
NSE Sex Birthplace Time ACTFL
studying proficiency Spanish 1 Female Illinois 1.
La OPI de ACTFL
se utiliza para medir globalmente la habilidad de funcionar en un idioma extranjero se ha convertido en instrumento determinante de evaluacion para la mayoria de programas de idiomas en los EEUU.
La competencia y el dominio linguistico de los participantes se han clasificado segun la escala de ACTFL
In preparation for the program, participants must complete a language assessment at WSSU and demonstrate proficiency at the Intermediate Level (see ACTFL
An appendix offers a modified ACTFL
rubric for the presentational mode of communication in intermediate level learners.
Researchers followed the ACTFL
guidelines (American Council of the Teaching of Foreign Languages).
provisional program guidelines for foreign language teacher education.
Briefing, retrieved May 20, 2006, from ACTFL
As Standards for Foreign Language Learning by ACTFL
suggests, communication skills are essential in foreign language/L2 acquisition.