Speak your home language but do it in English please! – Australia

An intereseting article that gives us food for thought from Australia.

The writers conclusions are that:

It’s just my opinion, but I think it would be nice to have an Education Department that values the kids who bring Australia’s last few healthy indigenous languages into class each morning.  And even nicer if they realised that they could actively use these languages to help get kids through school, learn English and not feel so worthless because their education system isn’t just blocking their ears wishing everyone would just speak English.

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