Tag Archives: World Languages

Apple Curriculum Series Professional Development (World Languages)

With Apple tools possibilities exist to make language learning a new experience. At this hands-on event, you’ll see how educators can use iPad, Mac, apps, iBooks Author, and iTunes U to create and deliver engaging content. You’ll also learn how creating and exploring digital content can personalize learning and help students of all learning styles grasp challenging concepts. Participants will have the chance to […]

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Proficiency in World Languages

Maine DOE provides guidance on world language proficiency Posted on October 1, 2014 by Maine Department of Education The Maine DOE has recently published guidance on what constitutes proficiency in a world language and recommendations for assessing proficiency for graduation reporting standards on theworld languages section of its website. The law requiring Maine high schools awarding diplomas based on proficiency starting in 2018 calls […]

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World Language Professional Development

The Maine DOE’s World Languages in Maine: A Standards-Based Teaching and Assessment Initiative, now in its third year, will be again offering free regional workshops for world language teachers statewide during the 2014-15 school year. Each day-long workshop is delivered by a teacher leader who received intensive summer training on current best practices for teaching to […]

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