AATF National Commission on Cultural Competence

Click here for the French Version.

The Commission is dedicated to furthering the teaching of French and French-speaking cultures. To this end the Commission has produced a model defining general standards for cultural competence and applying those standards to the many French-speaking areas of the world.

Acquiring Cultural Competence: Four Stages for Students of French
Co-Chairs: Howard Nostrand and Allan Grundstrom
Editor: Alan Singerman
National Textbook Company, 1996.

The following section contains portions of the text of the AATF National Bulletin (January 1995) insert providing an overview of the work of the Commission on Cultural Competence.

Understanding Culture

Last update 31 July 2015