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On being a language teacher : a personal and practical guide to success

Author: Norma López-Burton; Denise Earla Minor
Publisher: New Haven : Yale University Press, [2014]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Provides a personal approach to second language teaching. Through illustrative personal anecdotes, this text guides new and aspiring language teachers through key pedagogical strategies while  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Norma López-Burton; Denise Earla Minor
ISBN: 9780300186895 0300186894
OCLC Number: 857287924
Description: xviii, 385 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: The first day of class and lesson planning --
Introducing grammar and vocabulary --
Communicative tasks --
Teaching culture --
History of second language acquisition --
Standards of foreign language teaching : the five C's --
Factors impacting second language acquisition --
Types of teachers : dos and don'ts --
The captain of the ship : classroom management --
Heritage language learners --
Including students with disabilities and learning differences in a language classroom --
The use of technology --
Assessment --
Hitting the job market : getting a job at a university --
Hitting the job market : getting a job at a high school --
Surviving the political jungle.
Responsibility: Norma López-Burton, University of California at Davis ; Denise Minor, California State University, Chico.

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"[This book] is a gem that will be extraordinarily useful to language teachers... There is no book like this on the market."-Kim Potowski, University of Illinois at Chicago -- Kim Potowski "I felt Read more...

 
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