For the past decade, professors who study the role of language and culture in education have been working to help educators understand language diversity. NC State’s Language and Life Project hosts a number of videos and podcasts about language that can help teachers learn how to respond to students who speak differently and avoid cultural and linguistic bias.
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When NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick refused to stand for the national anthem, debates flared. What was going on beneath the surface of those public conversations? As someone studying rhetoric and composition, NC State graduate student Jose Martinez dove deep to research the discursive exchanges that followed Kaepernick's actions.
Take a Summer Creative Writing Course at NC State
This summer, NC State University's Creative Writing Program is offering a five-week introductory course that is open to Triangle residents.