Bilingual Education in the 21st Century: A Global by Ofelia Garcí

By Ofelia Garcí

Bilingual schooling within the twenty first Century examines languages and bilingualism as person and societal phenomena, offers application kinds, variables, and rules in bilingual schooling, and concludes by way of taking a look at practices, particularly pedagogies and exams. This thought-provoking paintings is a perfect textbook for destiny lecturers in addition to supplying a clean view of the topic for college directors and coverage makers.

  • Provides an outline of bilingual schooling theories and practices through the world
  • Extends conventional conceptions of bilingualism and bilingual schooling to incorporate international and native issues within the twenty first century
  • Questions assumptions relating to language, bilingualism and bilingual schooling, and proposes a brand new theoretical framework and substitute perspectives of educating and evaluation practices
  • Reviews foreign bilingual schooling guidelines, with separate chapters devoted to US and european language coverage in education
  • Gives the explanation why bilingual schooling is sweet for all kids through the international, and offers circumstances of ways this is often being carried out

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