Social and Affective Factors in Home Language Maintenance and Development
The ReN “Social and Affective Factors in Home Language Maintenance and Development” has three main aims:
- Research: To foster collaborations and exchange between scholars working on social and affective factors in home language maintenance and development.
- Dissemination: To disseminate research findings on the importance of home language maintenance and development to stakeholders (e.g. education departments, policy makers, educators across levels, parents, the mainstream society).
- Advocacy: To lobby for the recognition and uptake of research findings and to provide expert advice to stakeholders (e.g. submissions to senate inquiries, support and advice to communities on grass-roots initiatives, etc.).
A list of our current members can be found at https://www.languageathome.info/members.