This book includes the work of 20 specialists working in various educational contexts around the world to create comprehensive and multidimensional coverage of current bilingual initiatives. Themes covered include issues in language use in classrooms; participant perspectives on bilingual education experiences; and the language needs of bi- and multilingual students in monolingual schools.Thus, the groups of children work in and out of English, offering explanations in Spanish in some groups, in Chinese in others. ... In writing, Christina allows students to write essays in Spanish, Chinese or Nepalese. Although she can read theanbsp;...
|Title||:||Bilingual and Multilingual Education in the 21st Century|
|Author||:||Christian Abello-Contesse, Paul M. Chandler, María Dolores López-Jiménez, Rubén Chacón-Beltrán|
|Publisher||:||Multilingual Matters - 2013-10-30|