Multilingual education works: from the periphery to the centre

OUTPUT TYPE: Monograph (Book)
PUBLICATION YEAR: 2010
TITLE EDITOR(S): K.Heugh, T.Skutnabb-Kangas
KEYWORDS: EDUCATION, MULTILINGUALISM
DEPARTMENT: Education and Skills Development (ESD)
Print: HSRC Library: shelf number 6820

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Abstract

Education for all requires that we consider the many and varied cultural and linguistic contexts that characterise our societies today. The challenge that the education systems face today is to provide quality education that takes learners'needs into consideration and also balance all the other aspects of quality education.