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Language Teacher Education:
Web-Based Resources

The CARLA website offers a treasure trove of free instructional materials and teaching tools for language teacher educators to use with their inservice, preservice, and graduate student teachers, including:

Content-Based Language Teaching with Technology (CoBaLTT)

CoBaLTT provides professional development resources to guide foreign language and immersion teachers in creating content-based lessons and units for their teaching context.

Learner Language: Tools for Teachers

This website offers learning modules, videos, and activities designed to help teachers hone their skills in analyzing students' learner language and creating materials to support its development.

Virtual Assessment Center (VAC)

The VAC provides teachers with step-by-step guidance and many practical resources for developing proficiency-based second language assessments, including 50 teacher-created Integrated Performance Assessment units that are ready to use in the classroom.




Articulation of Language Instruction
Assessment of Second Language
Content-Based Language Instruction
Culture and Language Learning
Immersion Education
Learner Language
Less Commonly Taught Languages
Maximizing Study Abroad
Pragmatics/Speech Acts
Strategies for Language Learning
Technology and Language Learning

Summer Institutes
Presentations, Workshops, and Events
Advanced Practices Certificate


CARLA Update Newsletter
CARLA Staff and Faculty
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CARLA Publications
CARLA Bibliography
Content-Based Lessons/Units
LCTL Database
Learner Language Activities
Immersion Education Archives
Pragmatics Bibliography
Proficiency Handbook/Lessons
Spanish Grammar Strategies
Virtual Assessment Center
Virtual Item Bank

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