Cynthia Dodd / MLTAQ / on Language Learning in Australia


This interview with Steve Austin was broadcast via ABC Brisbane:

„Should students learn another language at school?“

07 April 2014 , 11:05 AM by Gabrielle Burke (copy from the ABC BLOG)

„If you have ever learned a foreign language then you’ll know that there are no short cuts.

Exposure at an early age is good but it requires patience, consistency and application.

Cynthia Dodd is president of the Modern Language Teachers‘ Association of Queensland and she spoke with Steve Austin about her concern for the future of her craft in this state.“

>> LINK Blog ABC Brisbane

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Ex - teacher of English and German, retired since AUG 2015. Teacher at the DHPS Windhoek, Namibia, from 1988-2004. Living in North Germany near LG and at the Gold Coast in QLD Australia. German Language Adviser of the Goethe-Institut Sydney from 1998 - 2005, based in Brisbane, Education QUEENSLAND. Coordinator & Director at Fritz Reuter Gymnasium, Dannenberg (Elbe) from 2005 - 2012. Active blogger and active citizen plus digital nomad - from time to time ...

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