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ERIC Number: ED083886
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1971
Pages: 88
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A Survey of English Courses for Immigrant Teachers. CILT Reports and Papers 5.
Dakin, Julian
This survey examines current programs available for teaching English as a second language to prospective teachers who are already professionally qualified in their own countries but are not equipped to work in a classroom with English-speaking children. The areas concerned are: London, Bradford, Nottingham, Leicester, Coventry, and Wolverhampton; and the immigrant teachers are almost exclusively from India or Pakistan. The problems of professional and social re-orientation are explored in depth, and it is found that it is as vital as the actual language instruction for the teacher to undergo training in these areas. (HW)
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Sponsor: Department of Education and Science, London (England).
Authoring Institution: Centre for Information on Language Teaching, London (England).
Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom (England)