TITLE

U.S. won't classify Ebonics as a language

PUB. DATE
March 1997
SOURCE
Curriculum Review;Mar1997, Vol. 36 Issue 7, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Looks at why officials of the President Bill Clinton's administration will not provide funds to teach `black English' or Ebonics as a second language in American schools. Characterization of Ebonics; Creation of a program to instruct teachers in Ebonics; Comments from Reverend Jesse Jackson.
ACCESSION #
9703050247

 

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