The Role of Dialectal Code Switching
Series: Routledge Research in Education
Many African American children make use of African American English (AAE) in their everyday lives, and face academic barriers when introduced to Standard American English (SAE) in the classroom. Research has shown that students who can adapt and use SAE for academic purposes demonstrate...
To Be Published December 1st 2015 by Routledge
Examining the Language Skills of African American Students From Preschool-5th Grade
Malik Goes to School: Examining the Language Skills of African American Students From Preschool-5th Grade synthesizes a decade of research by the authors, Holly Craig and Julie Washington, on the oral language and literacy skills of African American children from preschool to fifth grade. Their...
Published September 21st 2005 by Psychology Press