* English As a Medium Of Instruction
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* Should English Be The Medium Of Instruction...
The medium of instruction at all stages should be the mother tongue of the learner and in special cases regional language. English should be used as a library language. Students should learn only mother tongue at the primary stage. At the secondary stage a foreign language, preferably English should...
in EMI schools is a privilege and superior to those students studying in CMI schools in terms of coping with tertiary education. And I am not with it
The ideal case mentioned above cannot apply to all situations. Let us look into the statistic of the medium of instructions of secondary school in Hong...
ENGLISH AS MEDIUM OF INSTRUCTION IN THE NEW GLOBAL
Rajarshi Shahu College, Parbhani
The English language is continuing to establish itself as a global lingua franca in a period of unprecedented globalisation. In the last decade educational systems...
the Department of Education Culture and Sports (DECS) which took effect in 1974, states that English should be the medium of instruction in teaching Science and Mathematics in the elementary and secondary schools. The policy requires that Filipino should only be used in all other subjects. This policy...
“branch” method (Medium of Instruction policy)
According to the previous Medium of Instruction policy (MOI), starting in the 1998 school year, 307 government and government-aided secondary school in Hong Kong were required to adopt mother-tongue (Cantonese) teaching. Only 114 schools were allowed to...
Malaysia. The transition from colonial rule to self government during these two periods had brought to the fore the adverse effect of the segregated school systems created by the British colonial government on the role of education as a tool for nation building. It had also heightened the sharp disparity...
And Private Elementary Schools in La Trinidad Benguet
Guzman, Melvin S.
Batay-an, Jennifer S.
Colingey, Rhealyn G.
Lim, Rolly L.
Daluyen, Zaldy T.
Dackias, Ana Leah L.
The study aims to know how the different elementary schools in La Trinidad on the implementation...
INTERDISCIPLINARY JOURNAL OF CONTEMPORARY RESEARCH IN BUSINESS
VOL 4, NO 12
THE ROLE OF MEDIUM OF INSTRUCTION USED IN PAKISTANI CLASSROOMS
Dr. Aijaz Ahmed
Federal Urdu University of Arts, Science
and Technology, Karachi, PAKISTAN
idea on your own. This is the case for many English Language Learners within classrooms today; the only difference is many do not even know enough English to piece together a phrase leaving them completely clueless. The controversial discussion of English Language Learners and their education can become...
many, if not most, school programs are bilingual, in at least a literal sense of word . What differentiates various program that are noted as ‘bilingual’ is the degree to which multiple languages are used.
Bilingual education also refers to the practice of teaching non-English speaking children...
At school level, the educational system of Pakistan is divided into three major categories on the basis of the medium of instruction:
1. The government vernacular-medium schools which use Urdu, and the regional languages as Sindhi, Balochi, Punjabi, Pashto, etc as their medium of instruction...
on English and Filipino, the Tagalog-based national language. In recent years, however, the mother
tongues have posed a challenge to the ideological structure of the debates. Although local languages have long
been acknowledged as positively contributing to the enhancement of learning in school, they...
along the way.”(Frank Smith)
The purpose of English language learning is to continue to develop a framework for designing an assessment of English proficiency for young learners of English as a foreign language and investigate how familiar students of English as a foreign language are with technology and...
language in school is one they can hardly speak and understand. In a hearing conducted on February 27, 2008 by the committee on basic education and culture of the Philippine House of Representatives, various stakeholders in education urged Congress to abandon moves to install English as the sole medium of instruction...
core of Spanish culture.
Education was undertaken primarily as a means of propagating the Christian Faith.
☻ Elementary Education
— Parochial Schools
☻ Secondary Education
— Seminarios – religious vocation
— Beaterios – for girls
☻ Higher Education
— UST – Collegio de...
believes that all subjects, except English, in elementary schools in the Philippines must be taught in the mother tongue.
I. Expected Argument - The academic progress of the students will increase because English is the medium used in international textbooks and schools.
II. Rebuttal - The students’...
Compromising development: The Language of Instruction dilemma in Tanzania. Introduction
Following release of the Tanzania 2012 Form IV results by the Ministry of Education and Vocational Training on February 18, the media and the general public have been frantically discussing the fact...
Background of the Study
Before we discuss the so-called Gullas bill or the proposed act strengthening and enhancing the use of English as a medium of instruction, let's get a backgrounder on the state of education in the Philippines.
For every 100 children that start grade one in our country...
enrolled in school. However, to bring the remaining into the ambit of universal primary education is proving difficult because some reside in inaccessible areas, there is a deep rooted prejudice against educating girls there are practical difficulties of distance and inaccessibility of schools. Moreover...
issued ordering among others, the teaching of the national language in all public and private schools in the country.
A Department Order was subsequently issued by the Secretary of Public Instruction on April 8, 1940 to implement the aforementioned Executive Order. Bureau Education Circular No...
legislation regarding second language learners. The bill was introduced in 1967 and its purpose was to provide school districts with funding to establish educational programs for students with limited English speaking ability. The bill was originally intended for Spanish-speaking students, but in 1968 became the...
provision for mother tongue education found in Sec. 9:
SEC. 9. Medium of Instruction. - The mother tongue of the learner also known as the first language (FL), home language, native language or vernacular shall be the primary medium of instruction for teaching and learning from the kindergarten level to Grade...
investigated English and Science teachers’ representations of different facets of comprehension that are enhanced by code-switching and their concern for the external ramifications of the code-switching. Interview data were collected from 18 teachers (9 English, 9 science) in three secondary schools in an...
language in various linguistic situations on their daily living.
In the Philippine educational system, in most of the subjects, the medium of instruction is English. In some cases, this may cause problem to students considering that individual had learned already the first language at home which most...
developing very fast and in order to be informed and to keep up to date the knowledge of languages becomes indispensable. And it is not also a secret, that English became a global and an international language. Almost all countries started to reform their educational system due to globalization. However, it is...
way to learn reading and writing fast is through the use of a foreign language. This may be one of the reasons why the country adopted English as medium of instruction an all levels of the education ladder. In 1987, Policy on Bilingual Education was first introduced by then Department of Education, Culture...
in the label ‘biculturalism’. He noted further that the bicultural person acquires his second culture (c2) mostly formally in the course of formal school education, or informally through visits to the homeland of his culture or through participation in its activities, or indirectly by reading about issues...
the medium of instruction in science and mathematic in secondary school before, a heated debate in the newspapers with regard to this apparent turn around in the policy had immediately sparked off. Thus,
I would like to support the side where English should be made as the medium of instruction in school...
How the official status of the English language shapes the debates over education around the world.
Kachru’s model splits the global use of the English language into three circles; inner, outer and expanding. This essay will evaluate how the official status of English, in a country from each of these...