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Towards a Multilingual Culture of Education

Adama Ouane

Towards a Multilingual Culture of Education

by Adama Ouane

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Published by Unesco .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL12906425M
ISBN 10928201066X
ISBN 109789282010662
OCLC/WorldCa633312395

Bilingual Education: What the Research Tells Us 11 words, Thomas and Collier found that the strongest predictor of student achievement in L2 was the amount of formal L1 schooling they experienced. Communication, culture and the multilingual classroom provides a useful and enriching guide for interacting with many different people at many different levels in the learning environment. Additional resources include useful tips and information on learning and using new words and phrases from different languages, with units that focus.

In Integrated Perspectives towards Bilingual Education: Briding the gap between prestigious bilingualism and the bilingualism of minorities, ed. by Anne Marie de Mejía and Christine Helot. Clevedon, UK: Multilingual Matters, pp.   Multicultural and multilingual classrooms have become the norm in many educational (and professional) settings throughout the U.S. due to changing immigration patterns caused by globalization (Institute for Educational Leadership, p. 2, ). Subsequently, understanding the role that culture plays in the classroom is essential to effective teaching, learning and communicative .

Book Description. This very original, inspirational book globalises our understanding of languages in education and changes our understanding of bilingual and multilingual education from something mostly western to being truly transnational: it spotlights the small, celebrates African and Asian cases of multilingual classrooms and demonstrates that such education is universally successful. As a timely collection of works from active researchers in Education, the book supports and encourages the importance of on-going educational research within the Asia-Pacific region The findings in this book have been drawn from original and current research which is anticipated as being a valuable academic reference as well as a teaching resource in the field of Education.


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Towards a Multilingual Culture of Education (UIE Studies) | Adama Ouane (Editor) | download | B–OK. Download books for free. Find books. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: iv,xxi pages: illustrations ; 21 cm: Contents: Introduction: the view from inside the linguistic jail / Adama Ouane --Contributions to and its structure of the book / Adama Ouane --Mother tongues: the problem of definition and the educational challenge / D.P.

Pattanayak --Multilingual contexts and their ethos / D.P. At Durham University sincenow emeritus, he has researched the education of linguistic minorities and foreign language education. His most recent book is From Foreign Language Education to Education for Intercultural Citizenship (Multilingual Matters) and he is the editor of the Routledge Encyclopedia of Language Teaching and by: WOW is promoting multilingualism to bring more positive awareness and attitudes towards other cultures and languages.

According to Short, in the U.S. there is a lack of education about different. Jaumont captures the essential elements for a revolution to begin in public education. The movement toward bilingual education, where all students have the opportunity to become bilingual, is happening right now.

He outlines the path for parents to take as major stakeholders and change-makers in public by: 1. In conclusion, Towards multilingual education is an excellent reference book in the field which can be recommended to researchers into multilingualism and to.

Multilingual Matters, - Education - pages 0 Reviews The history of "language teaching" is shot through with methods and approaches to language learning - most recently with "communicative language teaching" - but this book demonstrates that a more differentiated and richer understanding of learning a foreign language is both necessary.

Title: Student Attitudes Toward Multilingual Education This research focuses on student attitudes toward multilingual education. Although much work has been done on multilingual education pedagogy and policy, almost none has been child-centered.

Little consideration has been given to first-hand accounts of children in immersion programs. Different Models of Multilingual Education Multilingualism is the ability to speak, write and understand different languages. Every individual needs a language or a way to communicate; and whenever s/he finds that way or speaks a language, change takes place.

This book is highly recommended for all those interested in multilingual education and multiple discursive practices in school contexts. The book contains 15 chapters and covers a range of topics: translanguaging, educational policies, assessment, education practices, and multiliteracy.

Li, W., & Moyer, M. (Eds.). Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My libraryMissing: Culture of Education. He has published widely in the areas of discourse analysis, multilingualism and education, including Language Racism (Palgrave, ), Flexible Multilingual Education: Putting Children’s Needs First (Multilingual Matters, ) and Introducing Multilingualism: A Social Approach (Routledge, ).

Becoming a Multicultural Educator Book Summary: Recipient of Philip C. Chinn Award from the National Association of Multicultural Education Providing an essential foundation for pre-service and in-service PK educators, this engaging and practical book focuses on essential questions and theoretical concepts about becoming a multicultural educator.

This book is an original contribution to the field of multilingualism and cultural identity. It investigates the ramifications of multilingualism for language choice patterns and attitudes among Moroccans. It focuses on the impact of multilingualism on cultural identity and education.

'Towards Multilingual Education: Basque Educational Research in International Perspective' is an up to date and comprehensive review of research involving Basque, Spanish and English in Basque Author: Claudia Vallejo.

The chapter tackles key concepts in the study of language and society. It shows how the study of language has shifted its terminology and its conceptual understanding of language use by moving from (individual and societal) bilingualism to multilingualism and languaging, ending with the revitalization of a much abandoned concept, that of language by: 4.

On the one hand, they reject ascribed cultural attributes while striving towards integration in a variety of social spheres, e.g.

school and workplace, in order to achieve social mobility. On the other hand, they articulate demands for cultural self-determination. This discursive duality is met with suspicion by the majority culture.

In this paper, I shall discuss issues regarding globalization and culture in the context of English language teaching (ELT), with a particular focus on Chinese ELT materials in secondary schools in China.

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Madalena Cruz-Ferreira has crafted a down-to-earth, fun, accessible, and highly informed treatise on multilingualism. The book addresses a wide range of misconceptions about multilingualism in a humorous and entertaining way, and should be required reading for teachers, professionals, and the rest of us who work closely with groups and individuals who use multiple languages!Publisher Summary.

This chapter describes the social and ideological context of multicultural education in immigrant countries. The orientation is toward integration of the immigrants into a multicultural society rather than the establishment or maintenance of a plural society.TOWARDS THE MULTILINGUAL CYBERSPACE is an educational, political and practical guide to policy and prac-tice to understand key issues of multilingualism in cyberspace.

Multilingualism is the new frontier of the digital network. This book presents the issues, and provides suggestions for a .