6 edition of Language Education Policy found in the catalog.
June 15, 2002
Written in English
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Decisions around language policy and planning are made around the globe every day, both formally by governments and informally by scholars and community leaders. These decisions influence the right to use and maintain languages, affect language status, and determine which languages are nurtured. Language policy and planning decisions have a. We stress that, as space forbids an in-depth treatment of the language education policies of each of the 13 countries, we have chosen to describe and discuss in some depth the policies of 5 countries (China, Indonesia, Japan, the Philippines and Vietnam), as these provide a cross-section of language policy contexts and approaches in the region.
This book explicitly makes these connections and links these to the wider challenges of educational leadership in a contemporary context. Education Policy: Process, Themes and Impacts is divided into three sections and explores and links three key aspects of policy: ‘Policy and Education’ focuses on the development of policy at the levelFile Size: KB. Language Policy and Education in Canada More clearly, language policy in education and SOL education policy as obtained in both countries will be comparatively examined. This book examines.
This volume is intended for scholars and other specialists in language policy, education, applied linguistics, critical linguistics, and language teaching. It is designed for use as a textbook in graduate and advanced undergraduate courses on language policy and language education. Each chapter in this book takes the form of a series of three in-depth case studies in which policies relating to a particular area of language-in-education policy are examined. Each case examines the language of policy texts from a critical perspective to deconstruct .
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U.S. Language Policy in an Age of Anxiety (Multilingual Matters, ) Table of Contents & Permissions HOW TO ORDER "A valuable book for any language-minority education professional who yearns for a better understanding of the political nature and the ongoing debates surrounding language policy in the United States." – Harvard Educational Review.
Language policy is an issue of critical importance in the world today. In this up-to-date introduction, Bernard Spolsky explores many debates at the forefront of language policy: ideas of correctness and bad language; bilingualism and multilingualism; language death and efforts to preserve endangered languages; language choice as a human and civil right; and language education policy.3/5(1).
This website is to help the general public as well as students, researchers, Education administrators and policymakers obtain quickly vast amounts of information on current studies on the crucial issues pertaining to Language Education Policy studies, and make relevant and informed decisions.
Each page on a topic has a brief summary, web links. The volume explores the issue of language policy from the perspectives of sociopolitical, economic, and linguistic shifts, providing a guide to the realities of English-language policies in Asia.
this book will serve as an excellent reference for students, teachers, and researchers in English-language education policy in Asia.” (Xiaoqin Format: Hardcover. language and literacy issues in the formal education system at all levels: early childhood, primary, secondary, and the teacher education segment of the tertiary level.
Goal The Language Education Policy provides direction for the treatment of language issues in the Jamaican educational context, Language Education Policy book order to improve language and literacyFile Size: 82KB. Language Policy contributes to the growth of the field by publishing high-quality studies that help build a sound theoretical understanding of the subject area.
It presents papers that deal with the widest range of cases, situations and regions. This journal covers both language policy and educational policy.
policies are announced herewith, namely, the LANGUAGE IN EDUCATION POLICY IN TERMS OF SECTION 3(4)(m) OF THE NATIONAL EDUCATION POLICY ACT, (ACT 27 OF ), and the NORMS AND STANDARDS REGARDING LANGUAGE POLICY PUBLISHED IN TERMS OF SECTION 6(1) OF THE SOUTH AFRICAN SCHOOLS ACT, Furthermore, the book also deals with external processes such as the policy of control and inspection of the Ministry of Education over the Arab education system in general and on language education in particular, the dominance of Hebrew, and the definition and perception of Israel as a Jewish State.
The comparison of national language education policies, of education management systems, ways of teaching and standards for language education, can inspire governments to adjust to the growingly diverse populations and the new needs for mobility in the 21st century.
Language policy is an issue of critical importance in the world today. In this introduction, Bernard Spolsky explores many debates at the forefront of language policy: ideas of correctness and bad language; bilingualism and multilingualism; language death and efforts to preserve endangered languages; language choice as a human and civil right; and language education policy.
This book presents a history of English and development of language education in modern India. It explores the role of language in colonial attempts to establish hegemony, the play of power, and the anxieties in the nineteenth- and early-twentieth-century India.
The essays in the volume discuss language policy, debates and pedagogy as well as large. Starting with a description of the English education policies in the respective countries, the contributors then delve into the 'nuts and bolts' of the English education policies and how they play out in practice in the education system, in schools, in the curriculum, and in teaching.
This new edition of Language Policies in Education takes a fresh look at these enduring questions at the heart of fundamental debates about the role of schools in society, the links between education and employment, and conflicts between linguistic minorities and "mainstream" populations.
Reflecting developments in language policy since the 5/5(3). Book Description. Teaching and Learning Foreign Languages provides a comprehensive history of language teaching and learning in the UK from its earliest beginnings to the year McLelland offers the first history of the social context of foreign language education in Britain, as well as an overview of changing approaches, methods and techniques in language teaching and learning.
A Transversal analysis of Language Education Policy Profiles was produced in to examine trends and issues across the first series of Profiles; this analysis may also be helpful for authorities.
Authorities may also avail of the manifold resources made available by the Language Policy Programme across its various websites.
The Department of Education's Language in Education Policy since is based on the principle of the right of children to be educated in their mother tongue whilst having access to a global language such as English. The policy to make available home-language education for Grades One to Six counters the dominant view amongst teachers and.
Education and training; Relationships; World of work; A place to live; TV and postal services; Driving; Travel outside SA; Citizenship; Information from government; Dealing with the. He has published more than four dozen articles, book chapters and books on these themes, including WTO/GATS and the Global Politics of Higher Education (Routledge, ), and Global Education Policy and International Development: New Agendas, Issues.
Language education – the process and practice of teaching a second or foreign language – is primarily a branch of applied linguistics, but can be an interdisciplinary field.
There are four main learning categories for language education: communicative competencies, proficiencies, cross-cultural experiences, and multiple literacies. The series is intended for scholars in the field of language policy and others interested in the topic, including sociolinguists, educational and applied linguists, language planners, language educators, sociologists, political scientists, and comparative educationalists.
Book proposals for this series may be submitted to the Publishing Editor. Language policy is an interdisciplinary academic field. Some scholars such as Joshua A. Fishman and Ofelia Garcia consider it as part of the other hand, other scholars such as Bernard Spolsky, Robert B.
Kaplan and Joseph Lo Bianco argue that language policy is a branch of applied linguistics. As a field, language policy used to be known as language planning and is related. This is a convincing and ordered contribution to the field of language in education for teachers, parents and students.” – Joseph Lo Bianco, Professor of Language and Literacy Education, University of Melbourne, Australia, “This inspiring, informative and unpretentious book provides an excellent introduction to the field.Traditionally, the discourse on language policy in the been framed as an either-or choice between English and other languages.
In schools, the result was an imposition of English language and Anglo culture on minorities, which goes back to the deculturation of American Indians through the system of English-only boarding schools.