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  • Mar 26, 2012
  • 12:47 PM

Stop Playing Games With Bilingual

Marion Scrymgour / The Northern Myth
My intention was that English should be learned in that way in the morning, and that Kunwinjku should be taught as a subject in its own right in the afternoon. I wanted to launch a policy (for the first time in Territory history) which would prioritise the teaching of Aboriginal languages as subjects in their own right throughout the whole of a student’s education, not just during the first five years of schooling.

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