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Language programs for the disadvantaged

National Council of Teachers of English. Task Force on Teaching English to the Disadvantaged.

Language programs for the disadvantaged

the report of the NCTE Task Force on teaching English to the disadvantaged

by National Council of Teachers of English. Task Force on Teaching English to the Disadvantaged.

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Published by NCTE in Champaign, Ill .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementcochairman Richard Corbin [and] Muriel Crosby.
ContributionsCorbin, Richard., Crosby, Muriel.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18572189M

  Here are six facts about English language learners in U.S. public schools. 1 California has the highest number and share of English language learners. The more than million ELL students in California made up 21% of the state’s total public elementary and secondary school enrollment in , around double the % nationwide share. Enhancing Parent–Child Book Reading in a Disadvantaged Community. January ; Implications for the design of early literacy and language intervention programs are discussed. The importance. In the section on language learning and teaching, methods proven by three decades of use in TES0L programs are described, including a sample lesson. Transcriptions of the speech of children from three disadvantaged groups illustrate the pronunciation and some grammatical features of these speakers.


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