TITLE

raising a child in the Punana Leo

AUTHOR(S)
Iokepa-Guerrero, Noelani
PUB. DATE
May 2008
SOURCE
Exchange (19460406);May/Jun2008, Issue 181, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article provides information on the establishment of the 'Aha PÅ«nana Leo ('APL) School in Hawaii. 'APL was instituted to respond to the dismal plight of the Hawaiian language. As a first step in contributing the language back into the lives of the people in Hawaii, the PÅ«nana Leo Hawaiian medium education total immersion preschool was established. 'APL embarked on producing Hawaiian language honua, environments in preschool settings. Moreover, this move aimed for the language to be extended into the home and into the wider community.
ACCESSION #
31949182

 

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