Building on the cultural and linguistic capital of English learner (EL) studentsMulticultural Education (2009)
AbstractApproaches and strategies that value and build upon the cultural and linguistic capital of English learner students are described. Through implementing such strategies, teachers can impress upon students and families that multiculturalism and multilingualism are highly beneficial to the classroom, school, and community.
- cultural capital,
- linguistic capital,
- English language learner
Publication DateSummer 2009
Citation InformationK Brooks and Katya A. Karathanos. "Building on the cultural and linguistic capital of English learner (EL) students" Multicultural Education Vol. 16 Iss. 4 (2009)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/katya_karathanos/4/