Community Language Schools To Receive Funding Assistance

47 community language schools in Western Australia, with a more than 5,300 students have received in excess of $705,900 in funding from the McGowan Government through the Office of Multicultural Interests’ Community Languages Program (CLP). The CLP assists not-for-profit culturally diverse organisations enabling them to offer education on other languages and cultural maintenance programs after…

Citizenship Reform 2.0 Returns To Parliament Next Month

Citizenship reform is back and ready to be debated in Federal Parliament next month, with questions remaining over the difficulty of the citizenship test. Citizenship Minister, Alan Tudge, visited Perth and met with Ian Goodenough, speaking to migrant residents about their concerns over citizenship. Mr Goodenough said the citizenship amendment bill will require applicants to…

82% of Chilean students can’t speak English

The Chilean national Test of Language has reveled that a whopping 82% of Chilean students can’t speak English. The Education Minister Carolina Schmidt, revealed the results of the applied English test in 2012 with 186,000 students in 11th Grade. Despite this result, there has been an improvement in the measurement since 2010, where 89% did…