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Language Learning in Scotland : A 1+2 Approach

Language Learning in Scotland : A 1+2 Approach

Thursday, May 17, 2012

ISBN: 9781780458267

Scottish government Languages Working Group Report and Recommendations

Executive Summary

Scottish Ministers have set an ambitious and challenging agenda for future language learning and teaching in Scotland's schools. This Report brings forward far reaching recommendations by the Languages Working Group, with the purpose of establishing a new model for the learning and teaching of languages in Scottish schools for years to come.

It describes a framework for language learning in Scotland based on the mother tongue + 2 additional languages model recommended by the European Union and adopted in many countries in Europe and beyond.