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Professional Reading

Full acknowledgement is given to the authors of the readings contained in this section.

The readings included have proven to be effective in increasing teachers' knowledge in the EAL/D field and have been the basis of positive change in pedagogy for some.

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Students in the Middle - Students in a Muddle

Students in the middle years of schooling are betwixt and between the learning processes of children and those of young adults.

Attempts to implement the curriuclum in ways that reflect the reality of these students' learning needs have swung one way or the other since the identification of this level of schooling as an entity in itself. Having worked with a number of schools to establish a curriculum implementation process for 12 - 15 yr olds, I present the following thoughts.

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