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Title: Bilingualism, literacy and reading achievement
Authors: O'Brien, Beth A.
Yin, Bin
Li, Li
Zhang, Dongbo
Chin, Chern Far
Zhao, Shouhui
Vaish, Viniti, 1964-
Issue Date: 2014
Publisher: National Institute of Education (Singapore)
Series/Report no.: NIE Working Paper Series;4
Abstract: Bilingualism is becoming more common worldwide, and it remains a central educational policy in Singapore. In this document, we review research related to bilingualism and literacy development and achievement. Following an ecological framework, we outline known factors contributing to literacy achievement and discuss findings from bilingual research regarding these factors. We conclude with recommendations for educational practice informed by the research literature.
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ISBN: 978-981-09-3467-5
Appears in Collections:NIE Working Paper Series

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