Miko Foard

Emeritus
Faculty
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
0202

Publications

  • Fumiko Foard. Effects of Shadowing on Improvement in Vocabulary and Grammar for University Students of Japanese Language in America. Proceedings of the 2010 International Conference on Japanese Language Education. National Cheng-Chi University, Taipei, August 2010 (2010).
  • Fumiko Foard. Report on Action Research on Shadowing: The case of Arizona State University. Seminar on the Application of Shadowing in Second Language Education. Research from Taiwan, Japan, Korea, Thailand, America, New Zealand, and Austria. Department of Japanese Studies, National Taichung Institute of Technology, 2010 (2010).
  • Fumiko Foard. "Sample Syllabus 5.". AP Japanese Language and Culture Teacher’s Guide by Yasu-Hiko Tohsaku, University of California, San Diego. The College Board, 2009 (2009).
  • Fumiko Foard. SPOT as a Placement Test: Results and Some Issues at ASU. Development of SPOT-WEB and Research on Test-Takers' Behavior (2008).
  • Fumiko Foard. ePortfolio and National Standards implemented at a Summer Study Abroad Program in Japan. The 2008 International Conference on Japanese Language Education (ICJLE) proceedings, Pusan University of Foreign Studies (2008).

Research Activity

  • Foard,Fumiko Kurita*. INSTRUCTION SERVICE TO ARIZONA GAKUEN SCHOOL. AZ GAKUEN SCHOOL(3/16/2002 - 3/15/2008).
  • Foard,Fumiko Kurita*. INSTRUCTION SERVICE TO ARIZONA GAKUEN SCHOOL. AZ GAKUEN SCHOOL(4/11/1992 - 3/15/2002).

Courses

Summer 2017
Course Number Course Title
JPN 201 Second-Year Japanese I
JPN 301 Third-Year Japanese I
SLC 394 Special Topics
JPN 394 Special Topics
Spring 2017
Course Number Course Title
JPN 102 First-Year Japanese II
JPN 316 Lang Japanese Popul Culture II
JPN 492 Honors Directed Study
JPN 493 Honors Thesis
Fall 2016
Course Number Course Title
JPN 101 First-Year Japanese I
JPN 315 Lang of Japanese Pop Culture
JPN 499 Individualized Instruction
Spring 2016
Course Number Course Title
JPN 102 First-Year Japanese II
JPN 316 Lang Japanese Popul Culture II
JPN 492 Honors Directed Study
JPN 493 Honors Thesis
JPN 499 Individualized Instruction
Fall 2015
Course Number Course Title
JPN 101 First-Year Japanese I
JPN 315 Lang of Japanese Pop Culture
JPN 484 Internship
JPN 499 Individualized Instruction
Summer 2015
Course Number Course Title
JPN 201 Second-Year Japanese I
JPN 301 Third-Year Japanese I
JPN 394 Special Topics
Spring 2015
Course Number Course Title
JPN 102 First-Year Japanese II
JPN 394 Special Topics
JPN 492 Honors Directed Study
JPN 493 Honors Thesis
JPN 499 Individualized Instruction
Fall 2014
Course Number Course Title
JPN 101 First-Year Japanese I
JPN 394 Special Topics
JPN 484 Internship
JPN 499 Individualized Instruction
Spring 2014
Course Number Course Title
JPN 102 First-Year Japanese II
JPN 394 Special Topics
Fall 2013
Course Number Course Title
JPN 101 First-Year Japanese I
JPN 394 Special Topics
Summer 2013
Course Number Course Title
JPN 201 Second-Year Japanese I
JPN 301 Third-Year Japanese I
JPN 394 Special Topics

Service

  • ACTFL Delegate Assembly, NCJLT Representative (2008 - Present)
  • Consulate General of Japan, The Japan Exchange and Teaching (JET) Program, Information Session organizer, JET Interview organizer, and Interviewer (2008 - Present)
  • ACTFL Delegate Assembly, NCJLT Representative (2006 - Present)
  • Consulate General of Japan, The Japan Exchange and Teaching (JET) Program, JET Interview organizer and interviewer and JET Information Session organizer (2006 - Present)
  • Bridge of Japan-America, Advisor (2006 - Present)
  • Japanese New Student Organization, Advisor (2006 - Present)
  • National Foreign Language Center at the University of Maryland with DOE, Member of the LangSource National Working Group (2005 - Present)
  • College of Education, Initial Teacher Certification (ITC) Council member (2005 - Present)
  • Japanese TA Supervisor, TA Supervisor (2005 - Present)
  • Student Exchange Programs in Japan Committee, the Center for Asian Studies, Chair (2005 - Present)
  • Study Abroad Committee, the Center for Asian Studies, Chair (2005 - Present)
  • The CollegeBoard, Teaching Materials Reviewer (2005 - Present)
  • The Initial Teacher Certification (ITC) Program, College of Education, Advisor for the Academic Specialization in Japanese (2005 - Present)
  • Teacher' Guide by Educational Testing Service, AP Japanese Syllabus Contributor (2005 - Present)
  • Arizona Foreign Language Articulation Task Force, Representing Japanese language and Japanese program at ASU (2004 - Present)
  • Language Articulation Task Force, a member representing ASU (2004 - Present)
  • Japanese Section, Lower Division Coordinator (2001 - Present)
  • Japan Foundation, LA, As President of AATJ, I obtained grant and organized this workshop for professional developments (2010 - 2011)
  • Japanese Student Association, Advisor (2007 - 2011)
  • Language Articulation Task Force for the State of Arizona, One of the representative from Asian section/Japanese, SILC, ASU (2009 - 2011)
  • ASU, Advisor for the Bridge of Japan - America (2004 - 2011)
  • Arizona Language Association, Planning Meeting Committee Member (2009 - 2010)
  • Japanese TA Supervisor, TA Supervisor (2005 - 2010)
  • Language Arizona Task Force (LATF), Organized a workshop on How to evaluate the International Baccaroliart exam scores (2010 - 2010)
  • Japanese Graduate Student Association (JGSA), Advisor (2009 - 2010)
  • Japanese Graduate Student Association (JGSA), Advisor (2007 - 2010)
  • College of Education, Advisor for the Academic Specialization in Japanese, Initial Teacher Certification (ITC) Program, College of Education. (2002 - 2010)
  • School of International Letters and Cultures, Undergraduate First through Third year Japanese Coordinator (2002 - 2010)
  • ASU, Director, ASU Summer Program in Hiroshima (2009 - 2010)
  • Arizona association of Teachers of Japanese, As Past President of AATJ, I obtained fund from SILC and helped organized this workshop for professional developments (2010 - 2010)
  • Arizona Association of Teachers of Japanese (AATJ), Twenty-First Annual Arizona Japanese Speech Contest Executive Committee member (2009 - 2010)
  • The Twenty-First Annual Arizona Japanese Speech Contest., Twenty-First Annual Arizona Japanese Speech Contest Executive Committee member (2009 - 2010)
  • Consulate General of Japan, The Japan Exchange and Teaching (JET) Program, Information Session organizer, JET Interview organizer, and Interviewer (2009 - 2010)
  • Language Articulation Task Force for the State of Arizona, Chair, Japanese Language Committee for the Outcome Goals for Less Commonly Taught Languages, for the Language Articulation Task Force for the State of Arizona. (2008 - 2010)
  • Japanese TA Supervisor, TA Supervisor (2005 - 2009)
  • National Council of Japanese Language Teachers (NCJLT), Teacher Awards Selection Committee member (2009 - 2009)
  • Arizona Language Association, American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages (ACTFL) Delegate for AZLA (2008 - 2009)
  • Arizona Language Association, As President of AATJ, I needed to come up with the AATJ session idea. (2009 - 2009)
  • Arizona Association of Teachers of Japanese, President (2007 - 2009)
  • Arizona Association of Teachers of Japanese, President (2007 - 2009)
  • ASU, Director, ASU Summer Program in Hiroshima (2008 - 2009)
  • Arizona Association of Teachers of Japanese, The Twentieth Annual Arizona Japanese Speech Contest Co-Chair (2008 - 2009)
  • Twentieth Annual Arizona Japanese Speech Contest, Co-Chair, logistics, judge coordinator, grant writer, fund raiser (2008 - 2009)
  • National Council of Japanese Language Teachers, Chair, By-Laws Revision Committee (2007 - 2008)
  • National Council of Japanese Language Teachers (NCJLT), Past-President (2007 - 2008)
  • National Council of Japanese Language Teachers (NCJLT), Teacher Award Director (2005 - 2008)
  • Arizona Association of Teachers of Japanese (AATJ), The Nineteenth Annual Arizona Japanese Speech Contest Chair (2007 - 2008)
  • The Alliance of Associations of Teachers of Japanese, LangNet project working group member (2005 - 2007)
  • National Council of Japanese Language Teachers (NCJLT), President (2006 - 2007)
  • National Council of Japanese Language Teachers (NCJLT), Teacher Awards Director (2005 - 2007)
  • Lower Division Coordinator, Coordinator (2006 - 2006)
  • National Council of Japanese Language Teachers (NCJLT), Vice President (President-Elect) (2005 - 2006)
  • The Seventeenth Annual Arizona Japanese Speech Contest, Grant Writer, fund raiser, and judge Coordinator (2005 - 2006)
  • Summer Sessions Office and Department of Languages and Literatures, Co-Director for the ASU Summer Program in Japan (2005 - 2006)
  • The College Board, Teaching Materials Reviewer (2005 - 2006)
  • Student Exchange Programs in Japan Committee, the Center for Asian Studies, Chair (2005 - 2006)
  • Study Abroad Committee, the Center for Asian Studies, Chair (2005 - 2006)
  • College of Education, ITC Admissions Task Force (2005 - 2005)
  • SILC Steering Committee, committee member (2005 - 2005)
  • SILC Steering Committee/Sub-Committee on Community Links, Committee member (2005 - 2005)
  • Arizona Language Association, American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages (ACTFL) Delegate (2004 - 2005)
  • The Sixteenth Annual Arizona Japanese Speech Contest, Co-Chair (2004 - 2005)
  • Summer Sessions Office and Department of Languages and Literatures, Director for the ASU Summer Program in Japan (2004 - 2005)
  • International Programs Office, couse equivalency provider (2004 - 2005)
  • The Pacific Northwest Council for Languages (PNCFL), Evaluator for the 2005 Award Nominations for PNCFL (2005 - 2005)
  • Arizona Language Association (AZLA), Delegate to the ACTFL Delegate Assemnbly (2003 - 2004)
  • DDR Club at ASU, Advisor (2003 - 2004)
  • Japanese Animation Club, Advisor (2003 - 2004)
  • Language Lab Committee, member (2003 - 2004)
  • Consulate General of Japan, The Japan Exchange and Teaching (JET) Program, JET Information Session at ASU organizer and JET Interview organizer and interviewer (2004)
  • Office of National scholarship Advisement, NSEP review committee (2004)
  • Student Exchange Programs in Japan Committee, the Center for Asian Studies, Chair (2004)
  • Study Abroad Committee, the Center for Asian Studies, Chair (2004)
  • Summer Program in Japan, Director (2004)
  • The 2004 ACTFL-NYSAFLT Anthony Papalia Award for excellence in Teacher Education Committee, Chair (2003 - 2004)
  • Arizona Association of Teachers of Japanese (AATJ), President (2003)
  • Japan Exchange Teaching (JET) Program, Consulate General of Japan, Interviewer, Information Session Organizer (2003)
  • Japanese Student Organization, Advisor (2003)
  • Student Exchange Programs in Japan Committee, the Center for Asian Studies, committee member (2003)
  • Study Abroad Committee, the Center for Asian Studies, committee member (2003)
  • Summer Program in Japan, Co-Director (2003)
  • The Fifteenth Annual Arizona Japanese Speech Contest, Co-Chair (2003)
  • The Fourteenth Annual Arizona Japanese Speech Contest, Co-Chair (2003)
  • University Wide Teacher Education Committee, committee member (2003)
  • Thirteenth Annual Arizona Japanese Speech Contest, Executive Committee (2002 - 2002)

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