Raising Silent Voices: Educating the Linguistic Minorities for the 21st Century

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Language(s): American English

Author : Henry T. Trueba


206 Pages  Paperback 

1st Edition

©1988, Published

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RAISING SILENT VOICES examines the ways in which teachers can identify the actual capabilities of these students and work with them toward more effective classroom communication. It brings together the knowledge and experience of teachers and researchers who have helped create suitable learning envi ...more


Based on the premise that minority children possess the ability to think, organize knowledge, inquire, interact socially, and achieve in specific domains provided they can communicate.

Explores the nature of linguistic minority education in social, historical, and economic contexts.

Discusses the ...more