Communities developing resources and competencies for using their languages
Foundational understanding for language development work of all kinds
Publications, fonts and computer tools for language development, translation and research
SIL offers training in disciplines relevant to sustainable language development.
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Well crafted learning and reading materials are essential to an effective literacy and education program. Below are recommended resources for developing such materials.
Developing Teaching and Learning Materials for Mother Tongue Based Education ProgramsA short Guide to developing curriculum and materials for mother-tongue based multilingual education programs.