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|Name:||Rebecca S. Wheeler|
|Institution:||Christopher Newport University|
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|Specialty:||Teaching Standard English in African American Classrooms: Codeswitching|
|Selected Publications:||Wheeler/Swords (2006) 'Codeswitching: Teaching Standard English in Urban Classrooms.' NCTE
'Code-Switching: Insights and Strategies for Teaching Standard English in Dialectally Diverse Classrooms.' Harvard's Achievement Gap Initiative Conference, 2007; http://www.agi.harvard.edu/conference/Papers.php
Wheeler, Rebecca (May 2005) 'Code-Switch to Teach Standard English' an invited column for for 'Teaching English in the World' of _English Journal_. Vol. 94, No. 5. 108 - 112.
Wheeler/Swords (July 2004) 'Codeswitching: Tools of language and culture transform the dialectally diverse classroom.' LANGUAGE ARTS. Vol. 81, No. 6. 470 - 480.
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|Courses Taught:||At Christopher Newport University:
The Structure of English(Engl. 430)
Language Varieties in the Schools and Communities (Engl. 532)
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