Unpacking the Challenges Facing Mother Tongue Education in Africa

Vendredi 13 mai 2022
11:45 – 13:00

Salle : AD7

Description :
African education faces serious challenges ensuring quality education for all. How does teaching and learning in mother tongues, in the classroom and beyond, affect this quality? This session aims to unpack some misconceptions and challenges about mother tongue education, while exploring diverse initiatives that overcome the language barrier with digital solutions.

Modérateur :

Jean Claude Byungura, University of Rwanda, Rwanda

Orateur(s) :

Sozinho Francisco Matsinhe, Professor, South Africa
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