World Languages & Cultures
Mission and Commitment
To empower students to become contributing members of their global community through successful communication in a second language and understanding of the target culture.
GPISD LOTE Organizing Principles
People acquire language via comprehensible input.
Every student has the capacity to acquire language.
Relevant and real-life experiences trigger language acquisition.
Fundamentally, errors are natural and acceptable parts of language acquisition.
Of nature, language acquisition is a performance arena encompassing all the art forms.
Role of grammar: to avoid miscommunication.
Make language acquisition a destination not a point of departure.