Teaching students how to switch between Black English and Standard English can help them get ahead

Jul 16, 2014
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Instead of using "right" and "wrong" to describe Standard American English versus African-American English, Craig’s model uses "formal" and "informal" designations, so there’s no judgment attached to either language.

Source: Michiganradio

Last week we did a story about whether people judge others based on how they speak. (Spoiler alert: Yep, they do.)

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