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Fall 1994 - Issue No. #16
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It's been a long hot summer in Japan! We hope you all had a productive holiday. This issue features an exciting variety of news and information on global education: articles on teaching global issues in England and on designing an environmental high school text in Mexico, conference reports and a preview of JALT'94 plus teaching ideas and resources for two key dates this fall: World Food Day (Oct. 16) and United Nations Day (Oct. 24). We wish you good luck with your global education language teaching this fall and look forward to receiving your comments, news or articles for printing in a future newsletter.

Contents #16

  • Global education news from language teaching organizations

  • Articles on global education themes from language teaching journals

  • Articles on global education themes from language teaching journals

  • Conference Preview: JALT'94 (Oct. 7-10 in Matsuyama, Japan)

  • Conference Reports: WEF / LIOJ / JET Renewers' Conference

  • Teaching About the United Nations

  • Teaching About World Hunger

  • Create a World by Kim Scranton

  • Producing an Ecology-Based Textbook by A. Lopez et al

  • A Practical Response to Global Issues by Julie Whitington

  • Information Sharing Section / Who's Doing What?

  • International Understanding and the JET Program(me) by Donn Durante

  • New language teaching textbooks dealing with global issues

  • Global education materials available from the Global Issues Network


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Kip A. Cates, Tottori University, Koyama, Tottori City, JAPAN 680-8551
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