English language instruction for incarcerated youth
Series or Serial: ERIC NCLE digest
Publisher: National Clearinghouse on Literacy Education
Published At: Washington, DC
Date Published: 2003
Distributor: National Clearinghouse on Literacy Education, An Adjunct ERIC Clearinghouse, Center for Applied Linguistics
Source Address: 4646 40th Street, N.W.
Source City/State/Zip: Washington DC 20016-1859
Material Type: Information Analysis
Intended Audience: Mentor/Teacher/Trainer
Physical Media: Print
Physical Description: 4 p
Subjects: English (Second Language); Correctional Education; Youth Programs
This digest discusses the issues and challenges in providing English language instruction to Latino and other linguistically and culturally diverse (LCD) incarcerated youth ages 16-24 and suggests best practices and models to provide this intervention in correctional settings.
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