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Information for Teachers
Do you remember a
Talk to your students
teaching as a career!
Show your students these public service announcements!
[made available by the New Visions in Action project]
"Open up your world... Teach a Language...
Share a Culture... Shape the World"
Print out this free downloadable bookmark and give it to a student who may be considering a career in language teaching.
A career as a language teacher will bring you:
And lots more!
Discover Language Teaching at www.DiscoverLanguages.org
Are you interested in becoming a language teacher at the K-12 level?
Interested in finding out state certification requirements? Go to the National Council of State Supervisors for Languages website and check out the criteria at each state department of education. http://www.ncssfl.org/links/index.php?links_index
Or go to state report section and select a state and see the link to state certification requirements at http://www.ncssfl.org/reports2/index.php?reports_index
More information and resources:
- Project CAFE
- New Visions Teacher Recruitment Issues Paper on this topic by Paul A. García and Sheri Spaine Long
- "Visions" of K-12 Foreign Language Teacher Recruitment in Higher Education, an article by Sheri Spaine Long
- New $20 million loan-forgiveness program to encourage Stanford graduates to become K-12 teachers