Online Elementary WL Methods Course Offered Spring 2013
There are still a few spaces left in the Spring 2013 online course, “Methods in Elementary School World Language Instruction,” which is designed for practicing and pre-service teachers. In this course, 14 national leaders in early world language education collaborate with Dr. Marcia H. Rosenbusch, Iowa State University, by teaching course components in their areas of expertise. The collaborators, including practicing teachers and teacher trainers, represent both the commonly and the less commonly taught languages. This course meets the requirement for the specialized methods course for the Iowa Endorsement in K-8 World Language Education. Check with your State Department of Education to see if this course meets requirements for endorsement or certification in your state.
· To see more information about the course or to register, go to: http://courses.elo.iastate.edu/WLC/486/XW/2013/spring/overview
· To see the 2012 ACTFL presentation on the course background, design, and content, go to: http://tinyurl.com/nationalneed
· For further questions, contact: Marcia H. Rosenbusch: Email: mrosenbu at iastate dot edu; Office: 515-294-6454.