The contribution of Jim Cummins to bilingualism and bilingual education has been substantial and profound. This reader provides a comprehensive compilation of his most important and influential texts. The book also provides a detailed biographical introduction and a commentary on the growth of ideas over three decades.In other words, francophone students receiving 80% instruction in French and 20 % instruction in English did just as ... were taught in Navajo, showed that by grades 5 and 6, students were performing at the National US norm in English reading. Prior to the institution of the bilingual program, students at Rock Point were two years below the norm in English reading despite intensive ESL instruction in theanbsp;...
|Title||:||An Introductory Reader to the Writings of Jim Cummins|
|Author||:||Jim Cummins, Colin Baker, Nancy H. Hornberger|
|Publisher||:||Multilingual Matters - 2001|