ERIC Number: EJ619959
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: 0
Learning a Language, Learning About Language, and Learning To Be Literate.
Liddicoat, Anthony J.
Babel, v35 n3 p12-15 Sum 2000-2001
Discusses the value of second language (L2) learning and suggests that students who learn an L2 in school can develop literacy skills faster than students who do not learn an L2. Examines the role of metalinguistic awareness, the role of language learning in literacy development, and literacy in its cultural context. (Author/VWL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A