Posted September 25, 2019
WEBINAR DATE & TIME: Tuesday, Oct. 22 | 4:00 – 5:00p.m. ET
While the impacts of poverty on academic achievement are widely known, dialect also plays a significant and unrecognized role in the reading achievement of millions of children. Just like students whose native language is Spanish or Amharic, students who speak the dialect known as African-American English (AAE) face obstacles to becoming proficient readers.
You’re invited to join Dr. Julie A. Washington for this informative free webinar as she shares the:
Don’t miss this opportunity to gain a deeper understanding of the impact AAE dialect has on black-white differences in reading achievement.