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  1. STELLA Modules

    To provide further support to STARTALK programs, STARTALK Central collaborated with the Teacher Effectiveness for Language Learning (TELL) Project to develop a framework called the STARTALK TELL Alignment, or STELLA for short. Click the link below to acce ...

    03/24/2016 - 11:53am

  2. Putting the Standards Front and Center

    Occidental College’s Putting the Standards Front and Center: An Infrastructure Project for Teacher Development provides program directors and lead instructors with multiple resources that can be used individually or collectively. The materials present con ...

    04/25/2016 - 4:03pm

  3. Professional Learning Resources to Support STARTALK-endorsed Principles

    Designed to support professional learning in STARTALK teacher development programs, professional development in STARTALK student programs, as well as independently by any language teacher, these resources address instructional topics found in STELLA modul ...

    04/22/2016 - 4:11pm

  4. Classroom Management

    This video focuses on two key elements of classroom management — clear learning goals and clear expectations for behavior. This video highlights strategies for instruction and assessment that can be used throughout lessons to maintain control of the class ...

    08/23/2017 - 3:37pm

  5. Engaging Language Learners- Video

    Return to Professional Learning Resources to Support STARTALK-endorsed Principles Loading the player... Instructional Resource(s):  Student Proficiency Level(s):  Novice Intermediate Advanced Material Type(s):  Video Instruction Grade Level(s):  K-2 3-5 6 ...

    08/28/2017 - 11:23am

  6. Engaging Language Learners- Teacher Presentation

    Return to Professional Learning Resources to Support STARTALK-endorsed Principles Loading the player... Material Type(s):  Video Instruction TELL Domain(s):  Environment Planning The Learning Experience Learning Tools ...

    08/28/2017 - 11:20am

  7. Empowering Students to Use the Target Language- Video

    Return to Professional Learning Resources to Support STARTALK-endorsed Principles Loading the player... Material Type(s):  Video Instruction TELL Domain(s):  Environment The Learning Experience STARTALK Principle(s):  Target Language ...

    08/28/2017 - 11:49am

  8. Empowering Students to Use the Target Language- Teacher Presentation

    Return to Professional Learning Resources to Support STARTALK-endorsed Principles Loading the player... Material Type(s):  Video Instruction TELL Domain(s):  Environment The Learning Experience STARTALK Principle(s):  Target Language ...

    08/28/2017 - 11:50am

  9. Using the Target Language & Comprehensible Input- Video

    Return to Professional Learning Resources to Support STARTALK-endorsed Principles Loading the player... Material Type(s):  Video Instruction TELL Domain(s):  Environment Planning The Learning Experience Learning Tools STARTALK Principle(s):  Target Langua ...

    08/28/2017 - 11:46am

  10. Using the Target Language & Comprehensible Input- Teacher Presentation

    Return to Professional Learning Resources to Support STARTALK-endorsed Principles Loading the player... Material Type(s):  Video Instruction TELL Domain(s):  Environment Planning The Learning Experience STARTALK Principle(s):  Target Language ...

    08/28/2017 - 11:48am

  11. NOVA STARTALK e-Tower

    The NOVASTARTALK eTower is a research-based and literacies-focused OER-- an open, web-based educational resource designed to help Chinese students begin and/or continue their language studies when face-to-face options are not readily available. The techno ...

    04/04/2017 - 4:29pm

  12. The LMU STARTALK Professional Learning Module for Instructional Leads

    The Professional Learning Module for Instructional Leads is a hybrid set of resources, activities and structured procedures that can be used to enhance, extend, and build the capacity of STARTALK Instructional Leads prior to conducting teacher professiona ...

    08/17/2017 - 10:55am

  13. University of Nebraska-Lincoln's Learner Centeredness Module

    Introduction to this Learner Centeredness Module In this module, the concept of learner centeredness is introduced and modeled in a video-taped Learner Centered Workshop for STARTALK teacher leaders of critical languages. Based on research conducted in pr ...

    04/28/2016 - 10:21am

  14. University of Nebraska-Lincoln's Learner Centeredness Module- Workshop Video

    Watch in the following video as Dr. Aleidine (Ali) J. Moeller works with a group of 29 critical language teachers to get them started reflecting on their own beliefs about language teaching and learning. In this workshop, she discusses and models importan ...

    08/24/2016 - 2:52pm

  15. University of Nebraska-Lincoln's Learner Centeredness Module- Reading

    Developing Background Knowledge about the Learner Centered Classroom Prior to participating in the Learner Centered Workshop, teachers should read the following text entitled Entertaining an Elephant by William McBride. Reading Entertaining an Elephant A ...

    04/28/2016 - 10:23am

  16. University of Nebraska-Lincoln's Learner Centeredness Module- PowerPoint

    Learner Centered Classroom Workshop PowerPoint View the PowerPoint Presentation This PowerPoint presentation titled Reflections on Learner Centeredness, Classroom Management and Target Language Use was used by Dr. Ali Moeller in the Learner Centered Works ...

    04/28/2016 - 10:23am

  17. University of Nebraska-Lincoln's Learner Centeredness Module- Handouts

    Exploratory Practice Workshop Handouts   Handout #1 This handout illustrates an opening activity designed to check for understanding and to activate background knowledge about previous learning. The participants are provided an envelope that contains two ...

    04/28/2016 - 10:24am

  18. University of Nebraska-Lincoln's Exploratory Practice Module

    Introduction to this Exploratory Practice Module In this module, the concept of Exploratory Practice (EP) is introduced and a model for the implementation of Exploratory Practice in the STARTALK classroom is presented. Exploratory Practice is a framework ...

    04/28/2016 - 10:12am

  19. University of Nebraska-Lincoln's Exploratory Practice Module- Workshop Video

    Watch in the following video as Dr. Corinne Crane works with a group of critical language teachers to get them started on their EP projects. In this workshop, she discusses the importance of reflective practice, introduces the concept of puzzling, and exp ...

    08/24/2016 - 2:51pm

  20. University of Nebraska-Lincoln's Exploratory Practice Module- Articles

      Article 1 Allwright, D. (2005). Developing principles for practitioner research: The case of exploratory practice. Modern Language Journal, 89 (3), 353-66. Exploratory Practice is “an approach to practitioner research that is devoted to understanding th ...

    04/28/2016 - 10:09am

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