Tuesday, October 13, 2015

"User-Friendly Feedback: Implementing ACTFL and CEFR Rubrics for Speaking and Writing" Presented at the 2015 FLAM Conference

Drs. Susan Myers and Jennifer Colón presented their conference session entitled "User-Friendly Feedback: Implementing ACTFL and CEFR Rubrics for Speaking and Writing" at the 2015 FLAM Conference.

Our slide presentation is available as well for your review.

Finally, a packet of materials referenced in the slides can be viewed here. The last page has helpful links to both ACTFL and CEFR materials for your reference.

Thursday, October 1, 2015

Dr. Susan Myers Selected for Phi Sigma Iota's National Scholarship Committee

The View from the Hill of September 30, 2015 lists the following faculty achievement: Dr. Susan Myers, professor of French and Languages chair, participated in the work session of the Phi Sigma Iota business meeting of the Executive Committee at their annual retreat in Pittsburgh, Pa., on Saturday, Sept. 19. She was a guest representing Phi Theta, the chapter of the International Foreign Language Honor Society at Jewell, and to bring an additional perspective to the discussions. Dr. Myers was nominated and elected to the Scholarship Committee responsible for awarding 12 national scholarships.