Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant (FLTA) Orientation 2010 Summer

Host a five-day summer orientation programs for Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistants (FLTAs). Conducted on the main Tempe Arizona State University (ASU) campus in metropolitan Phoenix and extending from August 27 to August 31, 2010, the orientation: i) provides an introduction to U.S. academic institutions; ii) provides an overview of Fulbright goals and traditions; iii) introduce latest best practices in language instructions; iv) enables participants to witness the rich diversity of U.S. culture; v) facilitates FLTAs transition into the program, promoting in the process a scholarly exchange between the FLTAs themselves and with the distinguished ASU project team. The orientation addresses these goals through interactive learning, extraordinary cultural programming, and pre- and post-conference interactions on the FLTA site.

Project Name: 
Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant (FLTA) Orientation 2010 Summer

Grant Category:

Grant Amount: 
$56 851
Grant Dates: 
Tuesday, April 27, 2010 to Tuesday, August 31, 2010