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ERIC Number: EJ623769
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-1523-5882
"English for the Children": The New Literacy of the Old World Order, Language Policy and Educational Reform.
Gutierrez, Kris D.; Asato, Jolynn; Baquedano-Lopez, Patricia
Bilingual Research Journal, v24 n1-2 p87-112 Win-Spr 2000
A qualitative study examined how three urban California school districts and teachers in three case study classrooms interpreted and implemented Proposition 227. School district implementation varied according to district language ideology. Nevertheless, English only policy and accompanying highly scripted reading reforms stripped teachers of their expertise and institutionalized conditions for underachievement and failure by English learners. (Contains 21 references.) (TD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: California
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Proposition 227 (California 1998)