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Language, literacy and learning in primary schools : implications for teacher development programs in Nigeria

Author: Olatunde A Adekola
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : World Bank, ©2007.
Series: World Bank working paper, no. 96.; Africa Region human development series.
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Language, Literacy, and Learning in Primary Schools is a synthesis of the findings arising from four years of policy research and development in Nigeria's primary schools that focused on the gap between what teachers should know and be able to do, and the realities of teaching and learning in classrooms. It begins by critically examining the outcomes of primary schooling as measured by learning achievement results  Read more...
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Adekola, Olatunde A., 1958-
Language, literacy and learning in primary schools.
Washington, D.C. : World Bank, ©2007
(DLC) 2007007773
(OCoLC)85766019
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Olatunde A Adekola
ISBN: 9780821370490 0821370499 9780821370483 0821370480
OCLC Number: 154235687
Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 58 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: Learning and teaching in primary schools --
Assessments of learning achievements in primary schools --
Language development, acquisition of literacy and learning across the school curriculum --
Classroom teaching and learning interactions --
Summary and conclusions --
The professional development of primary school teachers --
The structure and organization of teacher education programs for primary school teachers --
The quality of teacher education programs --
Professional development for primary school teachers --
Summary and conclusions --
Policy issues in reform of teacher development and professional support --
Recommendations.
Series Title: World Bank working paper, no. 96.; Africa Region human development series.
Responsibility: Olatunde A. Adekola.
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Student learning as measured by national assessments has not increased since 1996 and it is very low by both national and international standards. Studies of teaching and learning have identified  Read more...

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