Teaching and Learning in Two Languages: Bilingualism and Schooling in the United States / Edition 1

Teaching and Learning in Two Languages: Bilingualism and Schooling in the United States / Edition 1

by Eugene Garcia
     
 

ISBN-10: 0807745367

ISBN-13: 9780807745366

Pub. Date: 04/08/2005

Publisher: Teachers College Press

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780807745366
Publisher:
Teachers College Press
Publication date:
04/08/2005
Series:
Multicultural Education Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
216
Sales rank:
903,501
Product dimensions:
6.12(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.54(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Series foreword
Preface : why this book?
1Who are these children, their families, and communities?1
2Bilingualism is not the arithmetic sum of two languages23
3Education comes in diverse shapes and forms for U.S. bilinguals39
4Bilinguals in the United States speak more than a foreign language64
5The policy debate and related policies regarding U.S. bilinguals77
6Educational reform and schooling U.S. bilinguals100
7Bilingual student achievement in a reform context123
8Final thoughts regarding theory, practice, and policy relevant to U.S. bilingual students157

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