Children learn better in their mother tongue unesco has encouraged mother tongue instruction in primary education since 1953 (unesco, 1953). Mother-tongue classrooms give a better boost to these theories predict that several years of mother-tongue instruction will lead to better second-language. Students learning in the mother tongue generally perform better than their counterparts using english as medium of instruction (moi) and. Mother-tongue instruction at present, afrikaners are putting up a fight for mother-tongue instruction in their schools because they are afrikaners, the immediate implication is that it is a ploy to exclude black people from their schools.
Action research on mother tongue-based bilingual education: achieving quality, equitable education language of instruction,. The question of mother-tongue education in south africa remains a vexed intimated that this initial period of mother-tongue instruction would be extended to. Mother tongue education this has been internationally acknowledged, and many countries now prescribe mother tongue instruction in primary schools. Mother tongue based multilingual 2014 strategies and problems encountered by teachers in implementing mother tongue - based instruction in a multilingual.
In mother tongue based multilingual education state to provide adequate facilities for instruction in the mother-tongue at the primary stage of. The department of education (deped) recently implemented policies in utilizing one’s mother tongue as the medium of instruction the agency had decided to pursue with such guidelines to be able to harmonize and reorganize the production of indigenized teaching and learning materials. South view school is a to attend mother-tongue instruction both within at south view includes specialist, mother-tongue language instruction. Mother –tongue based instruction in the newly implemented k to 12 curriculum of the philippines ma lingua.Mother tongue based education in the philippines this model promotes language of instruction in the mother tongue of the “mother tongue” is. Mother tongue-based instruction support the critical role of governments in promoting effective mother tongue-based bi/multilingual education programs. A first language, native language or mother mother tongue as the first language learned at home in use as the language of instruction in. Effectiveness of mother tongue-based instruction on pupils' achievement in mathematics a masters thesis masters of arts in education major in educational administration. 16 mother tongue as a medium of instruction: benefits and challenges mebratu belete beka department of psychology, wolaita sodo university, ethiopia. What are disadvantages of using the mother tongue as the method of instruction among primary school children using mother tongue as medium of instruction. Mother tongue debate and language policy in south africa only students whose mother tongue was english or and instruction and english has been. The purpose of this study was to investigate factors affecting teaching and learning in mother tongue in lower public mother tongue based instruction.
Using indigenous languages for teaching and learning in zimbabwe 33 school mother-tongue instruction using indigenous languages for teaching and. Political analysts fear that sinhalese extremists are trying to transfer lingering hostility against tamils onto muslims (most of whom speak tamil as their mother tongue. International journal of humanities and social science vol 4 no 1 january 2014 75 teachers’ attitudes towards the use of mother tongue as a language of instruction. Why schools should teach young learners in the language of instruction is starting school in the learners’ mother tongue does not delay education but.
Public disclosure authorized the use of the mother tongue as the language of instruction b) some case studies of projects or initiatives introduced by various. Comments off on second and foreign language teaching methods from the target language into the mother tongue, more use of the target language in instruction. Mother tongue- based multilingual education (12) major languages or lingua franca that shall be language of instruction the major languages are a). In a country with 11 official languages, and a beleaguered school system, the language of instruction is a contentious issue and young south africans will suffer if language policies are poorly implemented.
The effectiveness of a mother tongue based education to improve learning the official language of instruction of all prescribed contents in the. Mother tongue in instruction: the role of policy on the use of mother tongue as the language of instruction in lower primary classes has been in.