Mother tongue is “the language one thinks, dreams and counts in”. Many education advocacy organizations are supporting the International Mother Language Day Campaign, a U.N. program focused on implementing multilingual learning. On International Mother Tongue Day we review how three partner countries—Eritrea, The Gambia and Uzbekistan—with help from GPE, are implementing mother tongue programs. The Education Ministry set up a task force on Wednesday for preparing a roadmap on imparting technical education, including engineering courses, in mother tongue, according to Union Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal 'Nishank'. This model promotes language of instruction in the mother tongue of the school district, rather than … Higher Education Secretary Amit Khare will head a task force to prepare the road map for imparting technical education in the mother tongue. The decision was taken by the minister at a high-level meeting chaired … Bloch (n.d.) quoted a definition of mother tongue as: “A mother tongue is the language the child can speak fluently before going to school. With all the students having a difficulty in coping with their lessons, Mother tongue-based multilingual education may be helpful or not in solving this problem.. INTRODUCTION. Mother Tongue- Based Multilingual Education (MTB-MLE) One of the changes in Basic Education Curriculum brought about by the new K-12 program is the introduction of Mother Tongue- Based Multilingual Education (MTB-MLE) specifically in Kindergarten, Grades 1, 2 and 3 to support the goal of “ Every Child- … New Delhi: The Education Ministry set up a task force on Wednesday for preparing a roadmap on imparting technical education, including engineering courses, in mother tongue, according to Union Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal 'Nishank'. Mother-tongue education in Hong Kong is the act of teaching in the native language of the pupils in a certain area of country, as opposed to teaching in a foreign language.The subject is especially important in regions where there is a foreign language that is highly prevalent for historical, political or economical reasons. This campaign is a part of the Global Campaign for Education to ensure mother tongue education for all students. One of the changes in the basic curriculum of education brought about by the new K + 12 program is the introduction of Mother Tongue – based Multilingual Education… The second main component of the bill addresses the linguistic discrimination that occurs in emphasizing English education, by implementing Mother Tongue Based, Multilingual Education (MTB-MLE). In 2009, the Department of Education (DepEd) recognized the benefits of teaching children using their mother tongue or first language. All the same, the UNESCO position on the importance of mother tongue in the education of children is, indeed, a confirmation of most research outcomes by experts in early childhood education. Local and international research has found that children learn to speak, read, and write more quickly in their first language, and can pick up a second and third language more easily if taught … It is the language in which the child can operate confidently in all domains relevant to the child’s life. The decision was taken by the minister at a high-level meeting chaired … GPE supports mother tongue education as a key component of the foundation of learning. The education ministry wants to look at offering courses like engineering, medicine and law in the students’ mother tongue.