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ERIC Number: EJ643276
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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ISSN: ISSN-0039-8322
Reception Classes for Immigrant Students in Vancouver, Canada.
Gunderson, Lee
TESOL Quarterly, v36 n1 p98-102 Spr 2002
Addresses the question of how the education system responds to the needs of immigrant students on arrival in Vancouver, Canada, focusing on reception classes. The Oakridge Reception and Orientation Centre (OROC) was created to serve various functions for such students, including ascertaining their literacy backgrounds and assigning them to appropriate grade levels, English-as-a-Second-Language programs, and schools. (Author/VWL)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Canada (Vancouver)