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Teaching English as a Foreign Language in Kindergarten to 12th Grade

  1. Yuko Goto Butler

Published Online: 5 NOV 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781405198431.wbeal0374

The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics

How to Cite

Butler, Y. G. 2012. Teaching English as a Foreign Language in Kindergarten to 12th Grade. The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics. .

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 NOV 2012

Abstract

As English has increasingly gained prominence as a means of global communication, one can find various reforms in English education at the K–12 levels in those regions where English has traditionally been taught as a foreign language (EFL).

Keywords:

  • esl/efl;
  • educational linguistics;
  • globalization;
  • language policy;
  • language teaching;
  • assessment