Assessing Bilingual Children in Context: An Integrated by Amanda B. Clinton

By Amanda B. Clinton

Bilingual youngsters are frequently referred for review to figure out if academic or psychological well-being helps are precious for tutorial, social-emotional, or own luck. This booklet explores the interaction among elements impacting English language novices and considers implications for evaluate. It advocates for an built-in evaluation of bilingual childrens that considers a number of affects, reminiscent of prior schooling, immigration, acculturation, poverty, trauma, or even structural alterations among the kid's first and moment languages. in keeping with advances in technological know-how, numerous chapters discover the brain-based relationships among own adventure and language learning.

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