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60 Free Essays on English A Medium Of Instruction In Schools

  1. English Should Not Be Used as a Medium of Instruction in Higher Education

    remain as a medium of instruction and as a medium of public examinations. Shri R.N. Madhale, Principal, New English School & Junior College, Mahimangad, Tal. Man Distt. Satara, Maharashtra (9.11.1990) Primary and secondary education should be in the medium of mother tongue. The medium of...

  2. Students Attending Cmi Schools Are of a Disadvantage Compared to Students Attending Emi Schools in Terms of Coping with Tertiary Education.

    Schools can enhance students’ proficiency in English? It is no doubt that more exposure to a certain language can help ones to learn that specific language. In February 2005, the Working Group on Review of Medium of Instruction for Secondary Schools of the Education Commission published the Review of...

  3. English

    ... Premium935 Words4 PagesCategory: Chemistry * English a Medium Of Instruction English a Medium of Instruction A question we are still grappling with in Pakistan after 60 years is, what should be the language of instruction in our schools? In... Premium833 Words4 PagesCategory: Education...

  4. English as Medium of Instruction

    countries in the world, the use of a foreign language such as English as the medium of instruction in schools is directly linked to educational exclusion and failure. English has been introduced in Ethiopia as a medium of instruction partly to offset the problem of children arriving in school with...

  5. Effects of Bilingual Education

    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 has its good intention, that is, “to avail the advantages of the...

  6. Breaking Barriers Thru English

    there are some of your teachers who would rather teach in the native tongue. However, as with many other things, language proficiency and understanding takes practice and that is probably why English is the mode of instruction for subjects like Science and Math. These fields of studies are universal...

  7. Research Proposal

    means to corrupt the socialist system. English language also was inherited from the British therefore was seen as a negative influence especially when Kiswahili offically became the medium of instruction in primary schools in 1967. English still remained as the medium of instruction in secondary and...

  8. English Should Be Made as the Medium of Instruction of Scool in Mlaysia

    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. There are some reasons to support my view. First of all...

  9. Education

    activities. 6.2.2 Vernacular Schools There were four types of school during British colonization. They were the English-medium, Malay-medium, Chinese-medium and Tamil-medium schools. Each used different mediums of instruction and provided a different syllabus. Malay Vernacular Schools Until 1858...

  10. Language Learning Principles

    especially at primary level of education. Based on some prior research about English as a language and medium of instruction, English has gained significant prominence round the world and is regarded as a foreign second language in various countries. Pakistan is also one of the countries where English...

  11. Debate Rebuttal Research Paper

    language of instruction for math and science in schools, in a highly sensitive decision that has split opinion in the multiethnic country. The government cited a 2008 survey which found that students' performance in math and science had fallen since it had been taught in English, and that rural...

  12. Education system in India

    significant development; thousands of nursery schools that have mushroomed since the last decade purport to impart education to Infants through English. This is an unwanted development which has been deprecated by educationalists and political leaders. Regarding the medium of instruction in colleges and...

  13. English as a Second Language Learner

    about. ELLs need to be given special treatment in this case and by only giving instruction in English, they fall behind and become lost in their studies. Bilingual Education is another approach that has been discussed when it comes to the education of the ELL students within schools today. The largest...

  14. Rational Model

    114 schools were allowed to continue with English-medium instruction (EMI) because of their previous high achievement, which means the passing percentages and grades in their HKCEE subjects are good. However, there is a plan of Fine-tuning the MOI recently. Under this plan, starting in the 2010...

  15. English in Indian Cirriculum

    of the merits or defects of such an educational system, it had at least the understandable advantage of a common medium of instruction both at the school and collegiate level. In the fifty years that followed Wood’s despatch, the English language was fastened to the educational system of the country...

  16. Personal Guide

    serves as the major lingua franca (Ordoñez). In the process, this argument provided a broad framework for the use of Filipino, the national language, as medium of instruction leading to the institutionalization of bilingual education in the early 1970s where English and Filipino would be used as...

  17. Detailed Lesson Plan in Mapeh

    multiple subjects (including math and English) than a control group of  peers who attended schools where English was the medium of instruction (Chuo and Walter, 2011). In  Vietnam,  68% of grade  one  students in a mother tongue program achieved the level of ―excellen compared to only 28% of...

  18. The Two Syllabuses in the English Language (Hkcee) Before 2007 and the New Syllabus 2007

    student in a Chinese Medium of Instruction school. All students who attend Secondary five in English Medium of Instruction schools take Syllabus B paper in the English Language but not all students in Chinese Medium of Instruction schools take the Syllabus A paper in the English Language. The...

  19. A Matrix of Philippine Education System

    .  English language was used as a medium of instruction.  American textbooks and reading materials were the only educational materials used.  Technical/ vocational skills were emphasized.  “Thomasites” were the first teacher.  Grade VII was included.  1898 Malolos Constitution — full of...

  20. Bella

    also by achieving competence in the use of the medium of instruction. Language is an indispensable tool in the promotion of learning. Designated as a second language in the Philippines, English takes the central role of bridging knowledge and skills in mathematics and science to...

  21. Bilingual Education: Pros and Cons

    encouraged instruction in English and multicultural awareness in the wake of the Civil Rights movement although it did not require bilingual programs. Prior to this movement, language-minority students, particularly Latinos, were forbidden to speak Spanish in school and were punished for doing so...

  22. Nationalism and Language Use

    a result of the use of English as the medium of instruction, a continuation in their eyes of the cultural and linguistic imperialism of the United States ofAmerica. .25 There was also the clamor brought about by individual and institutional...

  23. Compromising Development: the Language of Instruction Dilemma in Tanzania.

    English is continually used as a language of instruction for all post-primary school education. In fact early research agrees with the promotion of Kiswahili as the appropriate choice as a language of instruction. However, going by the advances of education worldwide where especially tertiary...

  24. Multilingua/Multicultural Education as an Agent of National Unity

    of the Immediate Community (LIC) as the language of instruction at the pre-primary and junior primary (primary1-3) levels. 2. English Language- the official language-as medium of instruction as from the fourth year of primary education. 3. The three major Nigerian Languages- Hausa, Igbo...

  25. Analysis of multilingual situation

    well as the preservation of the country’s many vernacular languages. [9] During pre-independence period primary schools were available in four mediums of instruction. Malay was used as the medium of instruction in National schools while English, Mandarin and Tamil were used in National-type schools...

  26. Filipino

    its compulsory subjects.        The school system was reorganized when the Americans came to liberate the Philippines from the Japanese invasion.  English, again, became the principal medium of instruction with Tagalog taught as a required subject in the elementary and secondary levels.        In...

  27. thesis

    effectively use this 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...

  28. English a Medium of Instruction

    English a Medium of Instruction A question we are still grappling with in Pakistan after 60 years is, what should be the language of instruction in our schools? In Dhaka Quid-e-azam said “let me make it very clear to you that the state language of Pakistan is going to be Urdu and no other...

  29. The Inhbitant

    foreign language to others as languages other than English often suffice in daily communication (Ting, Mahadhir & Chang, 2009). The other nine Science teachers used English as the medium of instruction for science and mathematics, following the language policy of the Malaysian government. In line...

  30. The Prospects of Multilingual Education

    Congress to abandon moves to install English as the sole medium of instruction, especially in the primary grades. The Komisyon sa Wikang Filipino or KWF was one of these stakeholders. The KWF suggested that a law be passed mandating the primary use of the learner’s first language (L1 or mother...