The Adelaide Declaration on National Goals for Schooling in the Twenty-first Century identified learning languages other than English as one of the eight key learning areas to be included in a balanced curriculum (MCCETYA 1999). Since then, learning other languages has experienced fluctuating fortunes in the curricula of various Australian states and territories; its struggle for acceptance as a legitimate area in its own right is ongoing.
In terms of teaching and learning, there are many approaches, which have been applied in the past. However, more recently, one approach has come to the forefront as a model for success. In this chapter, we will discuss the learner-centered approach, a model of learning
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This paper examines the reasons for studying religion and the necessity for teacher, student, administrative or parental involvement in the process of learning about religious diversity. Chidester suggests that the study of religion and religious diversity can usefully be brought into conversation with recent research on new formations of citizenship.
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This paper describes a summarization system for technical chats and emails on the Linux kernel. To reflect the complexity and sophistication of the discussions, they are clustered according to subtopic structure on the sub-message level, and immediate responding pairs are identified through machine learning methods. A resulting summary consists of one or more mini-summaries, each on a subtopic from the discussion.
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Learning objectives of this chapter include: Understand why shaping culture is a critical function of leadership; recognize the characteristics of an adaptive, as opposed to an unadaptive, culture; understand and apply how leaders shape culture and values through ceremonies, stories, symbols, language, selection and socialization, and daily actions;…
In this chapter, you learned to: Trace the evolution of leadership through four eras to the learning leadership required in many organizations today; recognize how leaders build learning organizations through changes in structure, tasks, systems, strategy, and culture; know when and how horizontally organized structures provide advantages over vertical, functionally organized ones;…
In this chapter, you will come to understand the role of culture in international business. You will also learn the importance of national culture, subculture, and how each component of culture affects business activities. Understand how cultures and companies change each other, and how the physical environment and technology influence cultures. And acquaint yourself with two popular frameworks used to classify cultures.
Fluent English is a high intermediate-/advanced-level course in English as a second or foreign language. It is designed to meet the needs of the intermediate-level student in vocabulary, grammar, listening comprehension, idiomatic usage, and pronunciation. It offers a great deal of practice in each of these areas, through both written exercises and recorded materials. The language used in this course is realistic and practical, and the situations in each of its twenty lessons offer a cultural context that will be recognizable and relevant to most intermediate-level students of English....
a language game western branch of the German language group in the Indo-European), were imported to England through the languages of many peoples conquered in the 6th century. Transmitted throughout the English colonialism in the boom period of the British Empire, from the British Isles through Australia, Canada, Hong Kong, New Zealand, the United States and some English becomes "sub-language" most important and increasingly more people learn to use. From here, the researchers said that the English language have lost their role as cultural icon who exclusively speak English...
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