ERIC Number: EJ425872
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: 0
Predicting Minority Children's Bilingual Proficiency: Child, Family, and Institutional Factors.
Verhoeven, Ludo T.
Language Learning, v41 n2 p205-33 Jun 1991
The purpose of this study was to identify factors that predict the first- and second-language proficiency of ethnic minority children at the age of six. Results of the study show two dimensions that underlie children's proficiency in either language: communicative skills versus cognitive/academic skills. (45 references) (JL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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