ERIC Number: EJ510144
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1995
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Dialect Readers Revisited.
Rickford, John R.; Rickford, Angela A.
Linguistics and Education, v7 n2 p107-28 1995
Presents the results of three experiments using dialect readers in African American Vernacular English (AAVE) to improve the reading comprehension of African American elementary and secondary school students. It is concluded that dialect readers represent a viable alternative for teaching AAVE speakers to read. (61 references) (MDM)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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