Workbook: Code Switching – Why It Matters and How to Respond
Head Start: ECLKC
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11B) Supporting teacher collaboration and development
This interactive workbook provides important information on code-switching: the use of elements from two languages in the same statement or piece of conversation. This resource explains how Multilingual Learners (MLs) engage in this practice, how common it is for MLs, and how educators can build on MLs' language by modeling and extending their statements.