Discuss historical trends in methodologies
Discuss historical trends and methodologies in the teaching of foreign languages.
Select and evaluate textbooks
Select and evaluate textbooks for teaching Portuguese.
Plan and implement instruction
Plan and implement units and lessons incorporating the World-Readiness Standards for Learning Languages, as well as grammar and vocabulary, in a thematic context
Differentiate instruction to meet the needs of diverse students, including Spanish speakers.
Create and adapt assessments
Create and adapt formative and summative assessments, including tests, project, rubrics and portfolios, to assess language and culture learning and to inform instruction
Apply technological tools
Apply technological tools for teaching languages and cultures, as well as for collaborating with colleagues in professional communities.