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Author Williams, Concetta A., 1976- author.

Title What I learned and what I learnt : teaching English while honoring language and culture at a predominantly Black institution / Concetta A. Williams, Lydia Brown Magras.

Publication Info. Lanham, Maryland : Rowman & Littlefield, [2019]

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Description 1 online resource (xxvi, 86 pages) : illustrations
Series Critical Black pedagogy in education
Critical black pedagogy in education.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Unpacking the history of African American vernacular English -- Teacher perceptions of their students who speak African American vernacular English -- Closing the gap : connecting students and partnering AAVE and collegiate composition -- Pedagogical techniques for teaching AAVE speakers -- What we learned and what we learnt.
Summary Research and practical experiences suggest that African American students' achievement continues to be affected where they are likely to be taught by faculty who have limited experience with the nuances of African American Vernacular English. This book offers a resource for teaching speakers of AAVE at the post-secondary level.
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Subject African Americans -- Education (Higher)
African American college students -- Language.
Black English.
English language -- Rhetoric -- Study and teaching (Higher)
Language and education -- Social aspects -- United States.
African American college students -- Language.
African Americans -- Education (Higher)
Black English.
English language -- Rhetoric -- Study and teaching (Higher)
Language and education -- Social aspects.
United States.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Magras, Lydia Brown, 1948- author.
Other Form: Print version: Williams, Concetta A., 1976- What I learned and what I learnt. Lanham, Maryland : Rowman & Littlefield, [2018] 9781475839388 (DLC) 2018038182
ISBN 9781475839401 electronic book
1475839405 electronic book
9781475839388 hardcover alkaline paper
1475839391 hardcover alkaline paper
9781475839395 paperback