ERIC Number: ED205017
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980-Dec
Reference Count: 0
Minority and Second Language Education, Elementary and Secondary Levels.
Statistics Canada, Ottawa (Ontario). Education, Science, and Culture Div.
This publication, an update of previous reports of the same title, provides information on language programs in Canada under the following headings: (1) programs in the nine provinces (excluding Quebec) including a description of minority language and second language education as well as French immersion programs; and (2) programs in Quebec, including reports on minority language and second language education. A number of statistical figures and tables give participation rates, enrollment trends, percentage of school week devoted to the language in question, and minority language as a second language by province and grade and by province and level since 1970. Historical tables on enrollment and participation rates in French programs (English in Quebec) and French immersion programs are also included. (AMH)
Descriptors: Bilingualism, Educational Policy, Elementary Secondary Education, English, Enrollment Trends, French, Immersion Programs, Language Enrollment, Minority Groups, Official Languages, Second Language Programs, Second Languages, Statistical Studies
Publications Distribution, Elementary Secondary Education Section, Statistics Canada, Ottawa, K1A 0T6 Canada ($7.20).
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Statistics Canada, Ottawa (Ontario). Education, Science, and Culture Div.
Note: For the 1977-78 version, see ED 172 544. Contains some small, light type.