Leila Schroeder is a literacy consultant for SIL Africa. Her areas of expertise are bilingual education and reading curricula.

(See my biography page for more information).

Promoting Cognitive Development in Children from Minority Language Groups: A Mother-Tongue Curriculum for Language Arts

Children’s mental development is enhanced when their foundational mother-tongue skills are used and nurtured in school. In the curriculum described, these linguistic and cognitive skills will further their education.

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