Weaving Dialect Diversity into Writing Instruction

Presented by: Julie Sweetland, Ph. D., FrameWorks Institute
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Sociolinguistic variation is one of many forms of diversity in the writing classroom. How can educators draw on research into dialect variation and weave it into a reader’s or writer’s workshop? This webinar is presented by Dr. Julie Sweetland, a sociolinguist who has been actively involved in improving teaching and learning for over a decade. Learn about sound strategies and creative lessons designed by a linguist with classroom experience that proved to be highly effective.