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The curriculum for a good MTB-MLE program should be based on a thorough knowledge of the students and their communities; their values, their language, and their educational goals. The curriculum must also correspond to the national curriculum. The following are resources to help develop curriculum for a variety of mother tongue based programs, including MTB-MLE: