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Bilingualism and primary education

John Macnamara

Bilingualism and primary education

astudy of Irish experience

by John Macnamara

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Published by Edinburgh U.P in Edinburgh .
Written in English

  • Education, Bilingual -- Ireland.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p.[151]-161 - index.

    StatementJohn Macnamara.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii,173p. :
    Number of Pages173
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17257069M

    The primary goal of an ASL and English Bilingual Education is for students to become “dynamic bilinguals.” “Dynamic bilingualism” (Garcia, 55) refers to one’s ability to have access to and use ASL and English for different purposes and to adjust to multilingual, multimodal communication interactions in all settings (e.g. school. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

    A 'read' is counted each time someone views a publication summary (such as the title, abstract, and list of authors), clicks on a figure, or views or downloads the full-text.   Still today, all too often bilingualism is being blamed for language delay and language impairment in children who speak more than one language. This is a highly relevant book for any educator or speech and language therapist who deals with bilingual children. Read my review here.

    Bilingualism has been discussed as both a problem and a resource within the primary classroom. The first step for individual teachers in addressing this issue may well be in terms of examining their own beliefs about whether or not they think that children using their home language in their classroom is a problem or a resource. R. Tracy, in International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences, 5 From Paranoia to Empowerment Pedagogy. Bilingual education must be seen against the backdrop of conflicting political ideologies and different attitudes towards bilingualism in general. As pointed out by Brisk (, p. 1), ‘The paradox of bilingual education is that when it is employed in private schools.

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Many of the contributors to the book are themselves bilingual and are thus able to Cited by: 5. Bilingualism and primary education, a study of Irish experience by John Macnamara,[Edinburgh] University Press edition, in English Bilingualism and primary education, a Pages: Eugene E.

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