Aboriginal Languages and Education

Aboriginal Languages and Education

Author: Sonia V. Morris

Publisher: Midpoint Trade Books Incorporated

ISBN: UOM:39015046900034

Category: Indians of North America

Page: 140

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This volume brings together seven studies, written by experts in the field, that deal with the most important features of native Canadian language education: the relation of language to culture; the kinds of curricular approaches best suited to aboriginal languages; the optimal pattern of relationship between teacher and learner; the linguistic characteristics of the learner; and the role of communication in language study.
Languages of Education
Language: en
Pages: 277
Authors: Daniel Tröhler
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-01-06 - Publisher: Routledge

In this landmark contribution to the study of the formation of the modern school, Daniel Tröhler applies one of the most recognized methods of historical research to an analysis of the "language" of the academic discipline of education. Arguing the value of looking at languages rather than arguments--langues rather than
Education in Languages of Lesser Power
Language: en
Pages: 300
Authors: Craig Alan Volker, Fred E. Anderson
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-02-15 - Publisher: John Benjamins Publishing Company

The cultural diversity of the Asia-Pacific region is reflected in a multitude of linguistic ecologies of languages of lesser power, i.e., of indigenous and immigrant languages whose speakers lack collective linguistic power, especially in education. This volume looks at a representative sampling of such communities. Some receive strong government support,
English as a Language of Teaching and Learning for Community Secondary Schools in Tanzania
Language: en
Pages: 170
Authors: Elia Shabani Mligo, Mikael Mwashilindi
Categories: Foreign Language Study
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-08-07 - Publisher: Wipf and Stock Publishers

This book examines the challenges posed by English, a foreign language, as a language of teaching and learning for community secondary schools in Tanzania in terms of academic performance. The book probes the necessity for having two languages of instruction in the Tanzanian educational system. While Kiswahili, the native language,
Pacific Languages in Education
Language: en
Pages: 324
Authors: France Mugler, John Lynch
Categories: Education, Bilingual
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996 - Publisher: [email protected]

"This collection of articles and interviews explores policy, practice and attitudes relating to the use of Pacific languages in education systems of most Pacific Island countries and territories, from pre-school to tertiary level. It records history ; it deals with current attitudes and prejudices ; and it focuses attention on
Migrant Languages in Education
Language: en
Pages: 199
Authors: Anna Malandrino
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2023-01-01 - Publisher: Springer Nature

This book examines language education policy in European migrant-hosting countries. By applying the Multiple Streams Framework to detailed case studies on Austria and Italy, it sheds light on the factors and processes that innovate education policy. The book illustrates an education policy design that values language diversity and inclusion, and