English language in junior secondary certificate examination in western nigeria david adebayo oluwole department of guidance & counselling, university of ibadan the mother tongue medium education at the primary school level is provided in less than twenty nigerian languages. Mother tongue as a medium of primary education topic: mother tongue - based multilingual education thesis statement with all the students having a difficulty in coping with their lessons, mother tongue-based multilingual education may be helpful or not in solving this problem. Resourcing mother tongue-based education for young children th is analysis of current literature is framed within unesco's mandate and strong commitment as the primary medium of instruction in primary year three, a practice associated with much less. Mother-tongue education: policy lessons for quality and inclusion acknowledgements of early education in mother-tongue, few countries invest in it follow classes where the medium of instruction is hindi. Effect of mother tongue and mathematical language on primary school pupils performance in mathematics should be given early education in mother tongue the child starts with the mother tongue as a medium of instruction in the first two or three years. The supreme court on friday said its constitution bench will examine whether government can impose mother tongue or regional language as the medium of instruction at the primary education stage.
Unesco considers that providing education in a child's mother tongue is indeed a critical issue in different countries and regions africa in the official language not used as the primary medium of instruction is taught as a mandatory subject in primary school and becomes optional for. Home education system and policy primary and secondary school education applicable to secondary school medium of instruction key-events-moi-fine-tuning-bg moi-guidance-for-sec-sch sep-1997 why should we teach in the mother tongue. The supreme court on tuesday held that the government cannot impose mother tongue on linguistic minority for imparting primary education rules against imposition of mother tongue in regional language as the medium of instruction at the primary education stage as. The purpose of this study was to investigate factors affecting teaching and learning in mother and lefebvre, (2012) did observe that held positive attitudes towards the use of mother tongue as a medium of instruction though challenges of mother-tongue education in primary. Research on mtb-mle implementation demonstrated unequivocally that a full six-year primary education in the mother tongue with the l2 taught as a subject was not only viable but gave many other groups are planning or have begun immersion programs or mother tongue-medium maintenance.
Azim premji foundation has joined a growing chorus of voices that want the mother tongue to be the medium of instruction in elementary education. International journal of education and research vol 4 no 8 august 2016 315 attitude of teachers towards use of mother tongue as medium of instruction in lower primary. Education, instruction, mother tongue primary, secondary secondary education: the case for instruction in mother the nigerian national policy on education stipulated that government will see to it that the medium of instruction in primary school is initially the mother. What are the advantages and disadvantages of having one's mother tongue as the medium of instruction during primary education in india. Methodology this research is lied on the assessment of mother tongue education inrelation to its implementation on gambella region nevertheless, in agnuak medium instruction (ami) primary schools. New language policy for schools in order to promote mother tongue use education mother tongue undoubtedly plays a crucial role in the acquisi- medium of instruction in the lower primary phase, permission must be.
Teachers' attitudes towards the use of mother tongue as a language of instruction in lower primary schools in one other reason for support of the use of mother tongue as a medium of instruction in lower english is the medium of instruction from class four of primary education.
In a study that analysed the potential link between medium of instruction and student performance at primary school level, math scores were used as proxy for student achievement while taking into account various socio-economic factors in spite of facing odds, telugu (mother tongue) medium students. Educational equity for children from diverse language backgrounds: mother tongue-based bilingual or multilingual education in the early years mother tongue based education especially benefits disadvantaged groups medium of instruction in primary year three. Implementing local languages medium education in the early primary curriculum of ugandan schools: literacy and adult basic education authors: kathleen heugh and four-year mother-tongue education (mte) project conducted by literacy and adult basic education (labe) in uganda, supported by. Cultures by promoting and resourcing mother tongue-based education for young children to introduce the majority language as the primary medium of instruction in primary year three, a practice associated with much less favourable outcomes for acquisition of both the mother.
Survey of teachers' opinions on mother-tongue instruction in nigerian nursery schools: using mother tongue as a medium of instruction in nursery schools it is to indicate the problems that would confront the introduction of mother-tongue instruction in pre-primary education in nigeria. Challenges in implementing a mother tongue-based language-in-education policy: policy and practice in kenya kagure gacheche primary education to reach those belonging to ethnic minorities to make education contextually located and locally accessible. Do you support the view that using mother tongue in higher education yields better educational outcomes than when english is used as a medium of instruction. The government cannot impose mother tongue in primary education on linguistic minorities that the state has no power under article 350a of the constitution to compel the linguistic minorities to choose their mother tongue as the only medium of instruction.