Accession Number:

ADA399533

Title:

Workshop on Language Student Attrition

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 15 Dec 2000-15 Oct 2001

Corporate Author:

TRW INC MONTEREY CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2001-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

142.0

Abstract:

Seventy individuals from Government agencies military and civilian, academia, and contractor organizations attended all or parts of a Workshop on student Attrition held at the Defense Language Institute Foreign Language Center DLIFLC in Monterey, CA 22-24 August 2001. The goals of the workshop were to 1 Assess the level of DLIFLC linguist attrition. 2 Analyze the causes and patterns of attrition. 3 Recommend ways to improve the rate of attrition. This report is the proceedings of the workshop. It provides documentation of papers and briefings presented to workshop participants, along with recommendations for reducing attrition that were generated by the participants.

Subject Categories:

  • Humanities and History
  • Linguistics
  • Psychology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE