Michigan State University Center for Language Education and Research (CLEAR)

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Sponsors

University of Hawai'i National Foreign Language Resource Center (NFLRC) Michigan State University Center for Language Education and Research (CLEAR)

Co-Sponsor

Center for Applied Linguistics (CAL)

CLEAR's mission is to promote the teaching and learning of foreign languages in the United States. Projects focus on materials development, professional development training, & foreign language research.

CONFERENCES

CLEAR exhibits at local and national conferences year-round. We hope to see you at ACTFL, CALICO, MFLA, Central States, and other conferences.

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

Onsite Workshops

CLEAR offers foreign language teachers at K-13+ institutions around the country the opportunity to host a CLEAR workshop. These 1-3 day workshops are led by CLEAR's professional development staff members. For more information, visit http://clear.msu.edu/training/onsite/about.html.

Summer Workshops

Each summer, CLEAR hosts professional development workshops for foreign language teachers. For more information on future summer workshops, go to http://clear.msu.edu/training/index.html. We hope to see you in East Lansing in 2006!

MATERIALS DEVELOPMENT

Coming Soon!

* Introductory Business German (CD-ROM)

* French Pronunciation and Phonetics (CD-ROM)

Products

* NEW! Language Learning Materials for Russian: A Content-Based Course Pack (learning modules)

* NEW! MIMEA: Multimedia Interactive Modules for Education and Assessment (German, Chinese, Arabic, Vietnamese; online video clips and activities)

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