Best of ACTFL TOY Presentation 2012

Friday, November 16, 5 p.m.

Sponsor: American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages (ACTFL)

ACTFL TOY 2012 Session handout:

Session Presenters: Click to go to page of each presenter

Resources in order to become familiar with the 12 ACTFL 21st century skills and some of the strategies and instructional activities. Lots of choices to learn in different ways.
"I can" statements
1. ACTFL 21st century skills map document-explore as you like-many ways-your choice
2. The source for this map
I can learn about the ACTFL 21st century skills by using a variety of resources.
2. Links to learn
  • Here are several sites where you can examine the 21st century skills and skill explanation.
  • Notice that they are student centered.
  • Choose as many as you want to be more familiar with these skills.
  • Refer to the reflection question above as you explore.

I can use a variety of technology tools to review the ACTFL 21st century skills.

(Which tools might you share to guide others?)

We will focus on these skills during this session

1. Critical thinking & Problem-solving

2. Information Literacy

3. Leadership & Responsibility

Best of ACTFL TOYS 2012 working document working