David V. Hiple (A.B.D., Rutgers University) is a Project Director at the American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages, Hastings-on-Hudson, N.Y.
Testing How Well Foreign Language Teachers Speak: A State Mandate
Article first published online: 31 DEC 2008
© 1987 American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages
Foreign Language Annals
Volume 20, Issue 2, pages 147–153, April 1987
How to Cite
Hiple, D. V. and Manley, J. H. (1987), Testing How Well Foreign Language Teachers Speak: A State Mandate. Foreign Language Annals, 20: 147–153. doi: 10.1111/j.1944-9720.1987.tb02933.x
- Issue published online: 31 DEC 2008
- Article first published online: 31 DEC 2008
ABSTRACT This article reports on a three-year project to help establish an oral proficiency requirement for certification of new foreign language teachers. The project was conducted by ACTFL in association with the Texas Education Agency, the Texas Foreign Language Association, and the University of Texas.