The practice and ideology of the treatment of the languages of Israel are examined in this book. It asks about the extent to which the present linguistic pattern may be attribited to explicit language planning activities.Similar controversy followed a 1992 test given at Grade 3 level, and the programme was suspended. In 1996, the Ministry decided to institute a national evaluation examination in the mother tongue, in mathematics and in English. The mother ... The test is an achievement test, based on the current syllabus. ... The teacher is present during the test, pupils remain anonymous, teachers can draw the testersa#39; attention to exceptional students whose answers might not give a fair pictureanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Languages of Israel|
|Author||:||Bernard Spolsky, Elana Goldberg Shohamy|
|Publisher||:||Multilingual Matters - 1999|