Purchase Solution

Teaching English to Native Learners

Not what you're looking for?

Ask Custom Question

Should English language learning instruction replace a natives language?
Should Ell students be identified as students in need such as special education
What are the advantages and disadvantages teaching students in native language? What do you think would be the ideal program for a Ell student. Need resources.

Purchase this Solution

Solution Summary

A discussion on whether English replace native language in instruction, advantages and disadvantages of leaching native learners in English, and whether ELL students are considered students with special needs.

Solution Preview

Teaching English to Native Speakers

1. Should English language learning instruction replace a native language?
DEFINITELY NO, and this holds true to any non - English speaking nation in the world. In fact there are nations, like Japan, which do not provide for the teaching and learning of English in their school curricula especially during the first levels of the child's formation ( Pre - Elementary, Elementary and even High School). Japan educates their children in their native language/s. In countries (including the US) which opted to include in their school curricula the learning of English, English is always taught as a Second language. It is therefore an expressed policy that learning English is not and was not intended to replace the native language.

2. Should English Learners be considered as students in need of Special
"Special education is the education of students with special needs...Special ...

Purchase this Solution

Free BrainMass Quizzes
Special Education Key Terms/Definitions, Part 200.1

Special Education is mandated by Part 200 of the Regulations of the Commissioner of Education - Students with Disabilities. This quiz focuses on key definitions necessary for understanding the special education field.

Interview Questions Prospective Teachers Should Consider

Teacher candidates might consider these questions before application and interviews.

Introductory Montessori Principles

There are many different educational philosophies available to study. Principles from Dr. Montessori are research-based & continue to be taught.

Infant Development

How much do you know about infant milestones? Find out with this quiz!

IFSPs, Early Intervention Services

Brief introduction to Individualized Family Service Plans. Do you know the mission of the Early Intervention Program?