|Is EYL taught
as an official part of the curriculum in public sector primary
|Are any changes
in the provision of EYL planned or anticipated?
age at which public school students begin English
was reduced by 2 years in 1995/5 (from 15 to 13
years of age). There is now discussion of
reducing it by one more year, i.e. to age 12,
which is the beginning of secondary school.