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ERIC Number: ED340212
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1989
Pages: 172
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
ISBN: ISBN-0-948003-48-0
Coherence in Diversity: Britain's Multilingual Classroom.
Geach, June; Broadbent, John
A collection of essays focus on multilingualism and cultural diversity in United Kingdom schools, with emphasis on secondary education in some articles. The papers are: "Towards a Policy of Multilingual Secondary Schools" (Christopher Brumfit); "Curriculum Development" (Keith Kirby); "English, Whose English?" (Peter Traves); "An ESL Perspective for Community Languages in the Curriculum" (Mona Gabb); "Modern Languages and the Language Curriculum" (Alan Hornsey); "British Languages" (Bryden Keenan); "Bilingual Pupils" (Laurie Kershook); "Educational Problems of Chinese Children in British Schools" (Lornita Yuen-Fan Wong); "Language Maintenance Among Children of Italian Parentage in Mainstream Secondary Schools in Bedford and London" (Bruno Cervi); "Urdu Provision in Secondary Schools" (Stella Lewis); "Bengali in the Mainstream School" (Diana Kent); "Towards Effective Language Practice" (Laurie Kershook); "Resources and Materials for Teaching a Wider Range of Languages" (John Broadbent); "Teacher Training in Multilingual Britain" (Guy Merchant); and "The Accreditation of Achievement across Languages in the Secondary Phase" (John Broadbent). A 64-item bibliography and a glossary are included. (MSE)
Centre for Information on Language Teaching and Research, Regent's College, Inner Circle, Regent's Park, London NW1 4NS, England (9.00 British pounds).
Publication Type: Collected Works - General
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Centre for Information on Language Teaching and Research, London (England).
Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom