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Standard English Is a Myth: Bringing an Asset-Based Approach to Accents
?This Education Insight explains why standard English and its “non-accent” are myths; outlines the detrimental effects of stigmatizing accents; and provides ways to address accent bias in the classroom to bring us closer to educational equity.
Appreciating Accents: A Culturally Sustaining Path to Global English
According to Statista, 1.35 billion people around the world speak English but only 7% of the world’s population speaks English as their native language.