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Cecil Nielson Collection - Australia's Language: The Australian Language and Literacy Policy 1991 - Media Release

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Collection number 14-009
Collection title Cecil Nielson Collection - Australia's Language: The Australian Language and Literacy Policy 1991 - Media Release
Date range (approx.) 1991
Shelf meters (approx.) 0.001
Scope and contents Media release from the Minister for Employment, Education and Training announcing the launch of the White Paper Australia's Language: The Australian Language and Literacy Policy.  It includes an overview of the key features of the policy paper.
Physical description A4 photocopy
Language English
Language code eng
Collection created by Cecil Nielson
Biographical history Ms Nielson lived in the NT from 1965 until her retirement in 2004. She worked in Aboriginal and bilingual (ESL) education, outstation (remote) and post-primary education, curriculum and assessment and multicultural education.
Provenance Donated by Ms Nielson
Subjects Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander languages
Adult literacy
English literacy for migrants and English as a Second Language (ESL) speakers
Languages Other Than English (LOTE)
Literacy in schools
Translating services, research and advisory bodies
Names (person) John Dawkins
Names (organisation) Department of Employment, Education and Training (DEET)
Box list available? n/a
Item list available? n/a
Conditions governing access Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander researchers are advised that this item may contain images or names of people who have since passed away
Related material Please see box list for other items in the Cecil Nielson Collection (link below)
Location Arafura Research Archive. Please contact the Archivist on (08) 8946 7794 or at for more information
Institution Charles Darwin University, Darwin
Open access Yes
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