Accession Number:

AD0289829

Title:

A NEW DESIGN FOR TEACHING FOREIGN LANGUAGES USING DRAMATIC MOTION PICTURES AND PROGRAMMED LEARNING MATERIALS

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SYSTEM DEVELOPMENT CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF

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Report Date:

1962-11-09

Pagination or Media Count:

1.0

Abstract:

A proposed project aimed at improving language instruction methods and augmenting the capabilities of schools for teaching foreign languages effectively, even where a shortage of skilled language teachers exists, is described. Problems encountered in national foreign-language area needs are listed 1 the teacher shortage 2 instruction sequence and neglect of listening comprehension 3 student motivation in foreign language teaching and 4 the development and implementation of technological innovations. A blueprint for the development of new methods and materials and for the conduct of research to obtain answers to important foreign-language learning questions is suggested. Author

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APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE