Preparation, Access, and Persistence
Currently, linguistic minority students – students who speak a language other than English at home – represent 21% of the entire K-12 student population and 11% of the college student population. Bringing together emerging scholarship on the growing number of college-bound linguistic minority...
Published March 21st 2012 by Routledge
A Special Issue of the journal of Language, Identity, and Education
Imagined Communities and Educational Possibilities focuses on three main themes: imaged communities expand the range of possible selves, technological advances in the last two decades have had a significant impact on what is possible to imagine, and imagination at even the most personal level is...
Published November 1st 2003 by Routledge
Japanese Returnees Betwixt Two Worlds
This book examines the changing linguistic and cultural identities of bilingual students through the narratives of four Japanese returnees (kikokushijo) as they spent their adolescent years in North America and then returned to Japan to attend university. As adolescents, these students were...
Published April 1st 2003 by Routledge