Pronouncing Names Correctly – Education Weekly

EdWeek Name Pronunciation ISAASE

Last week, Education Week Teacher published a piece by our director, Dr. Punita Rice, on the importance of pronouncing names correctly. The piece speaks to the negative impact on students’ social-emotional well-being that can come from teachers’ failure (or lack of effort) to pronounce student names correctly. The post also points to the ISAASE Name Pronunciation Guide as one of many existing resources that can help improve teachers’ pronunciation, and lists 8 tips for improving pronunciation.

The full post is here if you’d like to read it.