Fostering the Acquisition of Academic Language While Developing Communicative CompetenceCentral States Conference on the Teaching of Foreign Languages
Document TypeConference Presentation
- Language instruction,
- higher education,
- curriculum and articulation,
AbstractWith the push for language learners to develop communicative competence in their target languages, the goal of developing academic proficiency is often neglected, especially at the early learning stages. Presenters offer strategies for fostering early academic language proficiency while expanding communicative competence in the college-level beginning and intermediate language classrooms.
Citation InformationAnnis N. Shaver and Louise M. Grandouiller. "Fostering the Acquisition of Academic Language While Developing Communicative Competence" Central States Conference on the Teaching of Foreign Languages (2016)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/annis_shaver/49/