Advocacy Kit for Promoting Multilingual Education
Including the Excluded
This kit is designed to raise awareness on the importance of mother tongue-based multilingual education (MLE) in the Asia and Pacific region. It presents key arguments and facts about MLE and provides important insights about the value and benefits of providing education in learners’ mother tongue. The kit also presents ideas, research findings and concrete examples that you can use to think about your own situation and suggests steps for taking actions to make your school system more responsive to linguistic diversity.
The kit includes the following sections: Overview of the Kit; Language in Education Policy and Practice in Asia and the Pacific; Policy Makers Booklet; Programme Implementers Booklet; Community Members Booklet.