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McEachern, William Ross – Reading Improvement, 1996
States that the "new" South Africa faces educational challenges, for example, the preparation of appropriate reading materials. Reports that it has been impossible to publish educational materials suitable for a multicultural country. Finds that non-governmental organizations have stepped in to assist in the development of new materials.…
Descriptors: Elementary Secondary Education, Foreign Countries, Multicultural Education, Multicultural Textbooks
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McEachern, William Ross – Reading Improvement, 1997
Notes that until 1994, English and Afrikaans were the two official languages of South Africa, and educational policy promoted bilingualism in the country's schools. Examines the two languages historically and socially in order to make some comparisons with bilingual education in Canada. Makes reference to the future roles of the two languages in…
Descriptors: Afrikaans, Bilingual Education, Comparative Analysis, Educational Policy