Without language, everything is nothing in education

SOURCE: HSRC Review
OUTPUT TYPE: Journal Article
PUBLICATION YEAR: 2006
TITLE AUTHOR(S): K.Heugh
KEYWORDS: EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION, LANGUAGE IN EDUCATION POLICY, LANGUAGE RIGHTS
DEPARTMENT: Inclusive Economic Development (IED)
Print: HSRC Library: shelf number 4173

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Abstract

The meeting of the association for the Development of Education in Africa (ADEA) Biennale in Libreville, Gabon in March 2006, will be remembered as the turning point in the use of African and international languages in school education. Kathleen Heugh tells us why.