chapter  8
Concluding Summary: What a School Language Policy Might Contain
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This chapter gives a summary of language policy topics and questions under three broad headings:

Organization and Management of the School Teacher Approaches to Language Use The Curriculum

Few school language policies could hope to address all the areas summarized in this chapter. In the early stages of policymaking, schools usually focus on areas that are most relevant to the needs of students and to the language problems that most affect the school and its social context.