Students learn best when there is:
Maximum exposure to the target language
Ample opportunity for practice
A low affective filter
Personalization and real world connections
Students learn best when teachers:
Students learn best when they (students):
Why Study a Second Langauge?
What does the research show about foreign language study?
How does language learning support academic achievement?
How does language learning provide cognitive benefits to students?
How does language learning affect attitudes and beliefs about language learning and about other cultures?
Why Study French?
French Advocacy Resources Visit this wiki for all you ever wanted to know about why French is an excellent choice as a second language!
Study Abroad Opportunities
Rotary International student exchange: information about the student exchange through this International service club.
International Baccalaureate site
Colleges and Universities with Strong World Language Programs
Middlebury College (Middlebury, Vermont)
Johns Hopkins University (Baltimore, Maryland)