What is it?
This refers to the first language a child learns at home.
Why is Mother Tongue important?
It is in the dominant language that higher level thinking takes place. This is especially pronounced in very young children. It will also benefit children in education back in their home country, should they return, as they will be competent in oral, written and grammar skills.
How is it done?
This program is well resourced:
Who are the teachers?
Our Mother Tongue teachers are native speakers of the language, with teacher training and degree earned in the home country. They are qualified to teach in the home country and also fluent in English.
For more information, please contact our Student Recruitment Officers.