Certifying Competency in CALL

ACTFL 2001
November 18, 2001

Claire Bradin Siskin 
Robert Henderson Language Media Center
University of Pittsburgh

Gisela Hoecherl-Alden
Department of Modern Languages and Classics
University of Maine


Barette, Catherine. (2001). Students' preparednes and training for CALL. CALICO Journal, 19 (1), 5-36.

Blake, Robert. (2001). What Language professionals need to know about technology. ADFL Bulletin, 32, no. 3, 93-99.

Frumkes, Lisa A  and Garrett, Nina (1997). A critiq ue of the MLA guidelines on technology use. Nexus: The convergence of language teaching and research using technology (Kathryn Murphy-Judy, Ed.,) CALICO Monograph Series 4, Durham: CALICO, 149-59.

Goldfield, Joel. (2001). Technology trends in faculty development, preprofessional training, and the support of language and literature departments. ADFL Bulletin, 32, no. 3, 102-115.

Paul Gorski, 'Understanding the Digital Divide":

Download Paul Gorski's Multicultural Education and the Internet

Paul Gorski, Toward a Multicultural Approach for Evaluating Educational

What Constitutes CALL Competence? (by Douglas Mills): http://www.iei.uiuc.edu/class.pages/eil301l/protected/CALLcomp.html

Web-based Resources on Technological Literacy :

ISTE National Educational Standards: http://cnets.iste.org/

ISTE National Educational Standards for Teachers Project: http://cnets.iste.org/index3.html

Components of Technology Literacy for Foreign Language Instructors -- A self-test -- (by Kazumi Hatasa): http://tell.fll.purdue.edu/literacy/SelfTest.html

Technology Literacy for Foreign Language Educators (by Kazumi Hatasa): http://tell.fll.purdue.edu/literacy/lessons/default.html

Resources for Language Instruction:

Internet Resources for Language Teachers: http://www.city-net.com/~michaela/MLC466.html

Virtual shopping trip in France: http://www.pierimport.fr/isroot/pierimport/visite/pano2.htm#

Virtual tour of the Swiss embassy in Berlin:

Interviews with Latin American businessmen/women: http://www.sp.utexas.edu/ork/kelm.html

German 101 and Schnelldeutsch, Part I: http://www.city-net.com/~michaela/eger101.html

German 101 and Schnelldeutsch, Part II: http://www.city-net.com/~michaela/eger102.html

Intercultural Email classroom connections: http://www.iecc.org/

Strategies for Online Networking:

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