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ERIC Number: EJ570289
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Pages: N/A
Abstractor: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-1092-6992
Language Barriers: Teaching ESL in the Corrections System.
Richiusa, Gordon
American Language Review, v1 n5 p8-10 Nov-Dec 1997
Growing numbers of students of English as a Second Language are learning while in prison, for a variety of reasons: for rehabilitation; to gain privileges; to attain citizenship. Teachers who work in that difficult environment are dealing with widely varying language backgrounds, limited equipment and facilities, specialized language needs, security, and, sometimes, student appreciation. (MSE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A