African American English: Implications for School Counseling Professionals
African American English (AAE) refers to the systematic, rule-governed linguistic patterns of found among African Americans. This article provides an overview of AAE. More specifically, the article enumerates the historical underpinnings associated with AAE, identifies a representative set of AAE characteristics, reviews relevant research, and addresses implications for school counselors who work with AAE speakers. © The Journal of Negro Education, 2009, Vol. 78, No. 1.
Day-Vines, N. L.; Barto, Heather H.; Booker, B. L.; Smith, K. V.; Barna, J.; Maiden, B. S.; Zegley, L.; and Felder, M. T., "African American English: Implications for School Counseling Professionals" (2009). Psychology Educator Scholarship. 4.