[Lgpolicy-list] [lg policy] Wales: Bilingual pupils not top of class but not bottom either
dave.sayers at cantab.net
Mon Oct 27 03:36:24 UTC 2014
"Primary school children from English speaking homes who attend Welsh only schools
are less likely to be top performers in maths, science and English than
But they are also less likely to underachieve, according to Welsh government figures.
They look at how 11-year-olds are doing in core subjects as well as first language
Welsh in Welsh schools.
The performance of 25,000 pupils is compared."
The article continues: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-29727935
Dr. Dave Sayers
Senior Lecturer, Dept Humanities, Sheffield Hallam University, UK
Honorary Research Fellow, Arts & Humanities, Swansea University, UK
dave.sayers at cantab.net | http://swansea.academia.edu/DaveSayers
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