STARTALK 2008 - Curriculum Templates & Matrices

Student Programs

Many of the programs have used the following ACTFL proficiency levels:
Novice-Low (NL), Novice-Mid (NM), Novice-High (NH), Intermediate-Low (IL), Intermediate-Mid (IM), and Intermediate-High (IH).

Program Duration Residential Language Theme/Title Level Hours
ACTFL-CLASS Choate 4 weeks Non-residential Chinese 1.1 20
1.2 20
1.3 20
1.4 20
1.5 20
2.1 22
2.2 20
2.3 20
2.4 20
3.1 20
3.2 20
3.3 20
3.4 20
ACTFL-CLASS Glastonbury 4 weeks Non-residential Chinese 1.1 20
1.2 20
1.3 20
1.4 20
1.5 20
2.1 22
2.2 20
2.3 20
2.4 20
3.1 20
3.2 20
3.3 20
3.4 20
Aldeen Foundation 2 weeks Non-residential Arabic NLNM 30–35
Appalachian State University 3 weeks Residential Chinese
Arlington Public Schools 3 weeks Non-residential Arabic NLNM & IM 60
Chinese NLNM & IM 60
Beloit College 8 weeks Residential Arabic NHIL 200
ILIH 200
Chinese NHIL 200
ILIH 200
Brigham Young University - Arabic 3 weeks Residential Arabic NH 190
Brigham Young University - Chinese 2 weeks Residential Chinese NLNM 75
Bryant University 2 weeks Non-residential Chinese NLNM 23
CAIS Institute 4 weeks Non-residential Chinese NLNM 80
Charlestown-High School 4 weeks Non-residential Arabic
Chicago Public Schools - Arabic 4 weeks Non-residential Arabic 1/NHIL 20
2/NHIL 20
Chicago Public Schools - Chinese 4 weeks Non-residential Chinese NHIL 80
China Institute 6 weeks Non-residential Chinese NL 240
NL
Concordia - Arabic 2 & 4 weeks Residential Arabic NLNM 15–20
Intermediate 15–20
Concordia - Chinese 2 & 4 weeks Residential Chinese NLNM 20
Crane House 3 weeks Non-residential Chinese NLNM 45
DePaul Arabic 6 weeks Non-residential Arabic NL 70
NM 70
DePaul Chinese 6 weeks Non-residential Chinese NH/IL 100
ERAU-ASU 3 weeks Residential Chinese NM 40
Frederick Public Schools 3 weeks Non-residential Chinese NL 65
Howard Community College 7 weeks Non-residential Arabic NL 112
Chinese NL 60
Hunter College 8 weeks Non-residential Chinese NMNH/ILIM 120–190
Hurst Euless Bedford ISD 4 weeks Non-residential Chinese, Hindi NL 72
Indiana University 4 weeks Residential Hindi, Urdu 1/NLNM 16
2/NLNM 16
3/NLNM 16
4/NLNM 16
Institute of Critical Languages and Cultural Exchange 6 weeks Residential Arabic NM 180
Kent State University 4 weeks Residential Arabic, Chinese, Hindi NM 170
Michigan State University 3 weeks Non-residential Arabic 1/IMIH 9
2/ILIM 12
3/ILIM 12
Middlebury-Monterey 4 weeks Residential Arabic, Chinese Heritage 28
Heritage 36
Heritage 24
Heritage 30
Heritage 28
Heritage 10–15
Heritage 12
Heritage 42–63
Heritage
Northern Kentucky University 6 weeks Residential Arabic, Chinese NLNM 15
Ohio State University 2 weeks Non-residential Chinese NMNH 80
One World Now 3 weeks Non-residential Arabic, Chinese NLNM 90
Rutgers-Princeton 2 weeks Non-residential Chinese NLNM 30
San Diego State University 4 weeks Non-residential Persian Novice 60
San Francisco State University 4 weeks Non-residential Chinese NM 20
Springbrook High School 2 weeks Non-residential Arabic 1/NL 12
2/NL 12–15
3/NL 9–12
Stanford 4 weeks Non-residential Chinese 2a/NLNM 95
2a1/NLNM 20
2a2/NLNM 25
2a3/NLNM 25
2a4/NLNM 25
3b/NMNH 95
3b1/NMNH 25
3b2/NMNH 20
3b3/NMNH 25
3b4/NMNH 25
Teaching Chinese Resources - Southern California 2–4 weeks Non-residential Arabic, Chinese, Hindi NLNM 90
NLNM
Teaching Chinese Resources - Texas 4 weeks Non-residential Chinese NLNM 45
UCLA 6 weeks Non-residential Persian Heritage 48
University of Hawaii 3 weeks Residential Chinese NM 60–90
University of Kansas 2 weeks Non-residential Chinese NL 48
University of Massachussets-Boston 4 weeks Non-residential Chinese NL 10
NLNM 40
NMIL 40
University of Mississippi 4 weeks Residential Chinese IL
University of Montana 5 weeks Non-residential Arabic NL
University of New Mexico 4 weeks Non-residential Arabic NLNM 50
Chinese NLNM 50
University of Pennsylvania 6 weeks Non-residential Chinese NLNM 96
Virginia Deptartment of Education 3 weeks Residential Chinese 1/NLNM 20–30
2/NLNM 16–25
3/NLNM 12–20
Wilson High School 3 weeks Non-residential Chinese NL 88
WSWHE BOCES 1–2 weeks Non-residential Chinese NLNM 15

Teacher Programs

Program Language Document Type Document Hours
ACTFL-CLASS Glastonbury Chinese template 50
ACTFL-CLASS Hurst Euless Bedford Hindi template 55
Aldeen Foundation Arabic matrix
template 80
Brigham Young University - Arabic Arabic template 120
Brigham Young University - Chinese Chinese template & matrix 45
Bryant University Chinese matrix 96
Center for Applied Linguistics Arabic, Chinese, Hindi, Persian, Urdu matrix 85
College Board Chinese matrix 42
Concordia Arabic, Chinese template 11 days
DePaul Arabic Arabic template 40
template 40
DePaul Chinese Chinese template
Edison Public Schools Hindi matrix
overview
ERAU-ASU Chinese template 80
Frederick County Public Schools Chinese matrix 112
George Mason University Arabic schedule
template
George Washington University - Hands-on Workshop Arabic template
George Washington University - Writing and Implementing Curricula Arabic template 40
HADI Arabic schedule
template 100
Hunter College Chinese matrix
Indiana University Chinese schedule
template 75
Iowa State University Chinese schedule
template 80
Loyola Marymount Chinese template
Michigan State University Arabic agenda
template 90
Middle East Institute Arabic matrix
Northern Kentucky University Arabic, Chinese syllabus
Northern Virginia Community College Arabic, Chinese matrix
NYU Hindi, Urdu syllabus
matrix
Occidental College Arabic template 40
template 40
Ohio State University
Rutgers Chinese syllabus
template
matrix
San Francisco State University Chinese schedule
template 20
Seattle Public Schools Arabic, Chinese, Hindi template
Stanford Chinese template 45
template 55
Teaching Chinese Resources - Texas Chinese template 90
UC Berkeley Chinese template 70
University of Hawaii Chinese template 100
University of Massachussets-Boston Chinese syllabus 75
syllabus 75
University of Virginia Chinese matrix 20 days