57. Why Should Teachers Care about Linguistics?
The Five-Minute Linguist - Bite-sized Essays on Language and Languages Third Edition - Caroline Myrick
Anne H. Charity Hudley [+]
University of California, Santa Barbara
Christine Mallinson [+]
University of Maryland
This chapter explains why all educators should care about linguistics and gives specific suggestion that all teachers can use to employ culturally and linguistically sustaining teaching in their schools and communities. The chapter gives specific recommendations to help educators take language into account in their teaching praxis.