Articles Posted in the " CfBT " Category

  • Language and education: the missing link

    Language and education: the missing link

    How the language used in schools threatens the achievement of Education For All. Why are children’s learning levels in many countries so far below expectations? Why do so many children fail to complete school, despite efforts to improve the quality...


  • Closer to home

    How to help schools in low- and middle-income countries respond to children’s language needs. These guidelines are based on a research and learning project supported by CfBT Education. In many multilingual countries, teachers, families and governments know that the way language is used in education is...


  • Reflecting language diversity in children’s schooling

    Reflecting language diversity in children’s schooling

    Moving from ‘Why multilingual education’ to ‘How?’ This research and learning project started as a way to learn more about the chances for pilot mother tongue based multilingual education (MTBMLE) projects to become scaled up within the school systems in...