Helping HL Students Succeed in FL Classrooms: Strategies and Assessment

3:00 - 4:00pm

Marriott Philadelphia Downtown, Room 406

Presented at: American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages (ACTFL) 2012

Heritage language (HL) learners often enter foreign language (FL) classrooms with different needs from traditional FL language learners. Participants will learn from this panel about strategies for assisting heritage learners to succeed in foreign language classrooms, as well as how existing assessment instruments can better measure heritage language student progress.