ERIC Number: EJ622798
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: 0
Shame on Whom?
English Journal, v90 n4 p20-22 Mar 2001
Argues, from the author's experience as a Southerner teaching high school English in the South, that since Standard English is more widely accepted and carries more prestige, it is more important to teach it to students who speak other dialects. Argues that to be effective, English teachers must change their own attitudes regarding Standard English and dialect speakers. (SR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme: And Language for All.