Educating Everybody s Children

Educating Everybody s Children
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Author: Robert W. Cole
Pages: 295
ISBN: 9781416606741
Release: 2008
Editor: ASCD

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"Earlier ed. entered under: ASCD Improving Student Achievement Research Panel"--CIP data.

Educating Everybody s Children

Educating Everybody s Children
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Author: Robert W. Cole W. Cole
Pages: 295
ISBN: 9781416612490
Release: 2008-06-15
Editor: ASCD

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Designed to promote reflection, discussion, and action among the entire learning community, Educating Everybody's Children encapsulates what research has revealed about successfully addressing the needs of students from economically, ethnically, culturally, and linguistically diverse groups and identifies a wide range of effective principles and instructional strategies. Although good teaching works well with all students, educators must develop an extensive repertoire of instructional tools to meet the varying needs of students from diverse backgrounds. Those tools and the knowledge base behind them are the foundation of this expanded and revised second edition of Educating Everybody's Children. Each strategy discussed in the book includes classroom examples and a list of the research studies that support it. The most important thing we have learned as a result of the education reform movement is that student achievement stands or falls on the motivation and skills of teachers. We must ensure that all teachers are capable of delivering a standards‐based curriculum that describes what students should know and be able to do, and that these standards are delivered by means of a rich and engaging "pedagogy of plenty." By these two acts we can ensure that all schools will be ready and able to educate everybody's children.

Educating Everybody s Children

Educating Everybody s Children
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Author: ASCD Improving Student Achievement Research Panel,Robert W. Cole
Pages: 184
ISBN: UOM:39015048738598
Release: 1995
Editor: Assn for Supervision & Curriculum

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Provides a variety of strategies to help teach students of different cultural, ethnic, linguistic, and socioeconomic backgrounds.

Education is Everybody s Business

Education is Everybody s Business
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Author: Berenice D. Bahr Bleedorn
Pages: 161
ISBN: UOM:39015062854099
Release: 2005
Editor: R & L Education

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

This book is designed to remind the reader of the critical value of creative, critical, systemic, and futuristic thinking in an integrative, interactive global system in the process of radical change.

Educating Everybody s Children

Educating Everybody s Children
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Author: Anonim
Pages: 92
ISBN: OCLC:960242353
Release: 2000
Editor: Unknown

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More Strategies for Educating Everybody s Children

More Strategies for Educating Everybody s Children
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Author: Robert W. Cole
Pages: 151
ISBN: UOM:39015053409861
Release: 2001
Editor: Assn for Supervision & Curriculum

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Provides nearly seventy teaching strategies directed to meet the needs of minority, homeless, and immigrant students and includes techniques for teaching science, geography, civics, and history at every grade level and for all types of learners.

Learning to Teach Everyone s Children

Learning to Teach Everyone s Children
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Author: Carl A. Grant,Maureen Gillette
Pages: 495
ISBN: 0534644678
Release: 2006
Editor: Wadsworth Publishing Company

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Future educators who plan to teach in the United States face unique challenges posed by this era's great technological, geopolitical, economic, demographic and educational change. Grant and Gillette's LEARNING TO TEACH EVERYONE'S CHILDREN, a new introduction to education text focusing on teaching and learning in the United States, takes these changes into account in a comprehensive manner. Grant and Gillette have created a unique framework, combining the dual themes of Power and Education that is Multicultural and Social Reconstructionist. These themes provide an illuminating lens to learn about the policies, practices, knowledge, and skills of becoming a teacher. The text focuses on the U.S. educational system as a power-laden institution. Taking the position that power and issues of ethnicity, gender, social class, ability, language, and sexual orientation influence educational opportunities and responsibilities for teachers and students, administrators, parents, and members of the wider community, Grant and Gillette crafted a text that, in their own words, "embraces the ideals and values fundamental to our way of life in the United States: social justice, equality, liberty, democracy. Similarly, it challenges educators to strive to make education better for ALL students."

What If Everybody Understood Child Development

What If Everybody Understood Child Development
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Author: Rae Pica
Pages: 160
ISBN: 9781506305158
Release: 2015-04-01
Editor: Corwin Press

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Understand the connection between how kids grow and how they learn After 35 years as an education consultant, Rae Pica knows the importance of understanding the natural course of child development. In this collection, she keeps kids front and center as she provides thought-provoking commentary and actionable insights on topics such as the Common Core, the self-esteem movement, and standardized testing. Sure to inspire discussion, this pocket-size powerhouse of educational philosophy includes 29 short essays on topics critical to best practice in child development and education Opinions of experts supported by research and anecdotal evidence Real-life stories shared by teachers and parents References to related articles and interviews with experts

Helping Your Child Succeed in School

Helping Your Child Succeed in School
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Author: Dorothy Rich
Pages: 50
ISBN: 9781568063850
Release: 1992-05-01
Editor: DIANE Publishing

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Shows parents that teaching and learning can happen when they do simple things together that make the most of their child's natural curiosity and show that learning is fun and important. This will encourage the child to study, learn, and stay in school.

Other People s Children

Other People s Children
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Author: Lisa Delpit
Pages: 223
ISBN: 9781595586544
Release: 2006-08-01
Editor: The New Press

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Winner of an American Educational Studies Association Critics’ Choice Award and Choice Magazine’s Outstanding Academic book award, and voted one of Teacher Magazine’s “great books,” Other People’s Children has sold over 150,000 copies since its original hardcover publication. This anniversary paperback edition features a new introduction by Delpit as well as new framing essays by Herbert Kohl and Charles Payne. In a radical analysis of contemporary classrooms, MacArthur Award–winning author Lisa Delpit develops ideas about ways teachers can be better “cultural transmitters” in the classroom, where prejudice, stereotypes, and cultural assumptions breed ineffective education. Delpit suggests that many academic problems attributed to children of color are actually the result of miscommunication, as primarily white teachers and “other people’s children” struggle with the imbalance of power and the dynamics plaguing our system. A new classic among educators, Other People’s Children is a must-read for teachers, administrators, and parents striving to improve the quality of America’s education system.

Educating Everybodys Children

Educating Everybodys Children
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Author: Robert W. Cole,ASCD Improving Student Achievement Resea,ASCD Improving Student Achievement Research Panel
Pages: 329
ISBN: 1417779152
Release: 1995-01-01
Editor: Topeka Bindery

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Democracy and Education

Democracy and Education
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Author: John Dewey
Pages: 368
ISBN: 9780486122069
Release: 2012-04-27
Editor: Courier Corporation

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

DIVThe distinguished educator and philosopher discusses his revolutionary vision of education, stressing growth, experience, and activity as factors that promote a democratic character in students and lead to the advancement of self and society. /div

The Children s Story

The Children s Story
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Author: James Clavell
Pages: 96
ISBN: 9780804154000
Release: 2014-11-12
Editor: Dell

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

It was a simple incident in the life of James Clavell—a talk with his young daughter just home from school—that inspired this chilling tale of what could happen in twenty-five quietly devastating minutes. He writes, "The Children's Story came into being that day. It was then that I really realized how vulnerable my child's mind was —any mind, for that matter—under controlled circumstances. Normally I write and rewrite and re-rewrite, but this story came quickly—almost by itself. Barely three words were changed. It pleases me greatly because I kept asking the questions… Questions like, What's the use of 'I pledge allegiance' without understanding? Like Why is it so easy to divert thoughts? Like What is freedom? and Why is so hard to explain? The Children's Story keeps asking me all sorts of questions I cannot answer. Perhaps you can—then your child will...."

A Bad Case of Stripes

A Bad Case of Stripes
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Author: David Shannon
Pages: 32
ISBN: 9781338113150
Release: 2016-08-30
Editor: Scholastic Inc.

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

"What we have here is a bad case of stripes. One of the worst I've ever seen!" Camilla Cream loves lima beans, but she never eats them. Why? Because the other kids in her school don't like them. And Camilla Cream is very, very worried about what other people think of her. In fact, she's so worried that she's about to break out in...a bad case of stripes!

The Education Deficit

The Education Deficit
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Author: Elin Martínez
Pages: 94
ISBN: 1623133645
Release: 2016
Editor: Unknown

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Savage Inequalities

Savage Inequalities
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Author: Jonathan Kozol
Pages: 318
ISBN: 9780770435684
Release: 2012
Editor: Broadway Books

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

For two years, beginning in 1988, Jonathan Kozol visited schools in neighborhoods across the country, from Illinois to Washington D.C., and from New York to San Antonio. He spoke with teachers, principals, superintendents, and, most important, children. What he found was devastating. Not only were schools for rich and poor blatantly unequal, the gulf between the two extremes was widening—and it has widened since. The urban schools he visited were overcrowded and understaffed, and lacked the basic elements of learning—including books and, all too often, classrooms for the students. In Savage Inequalities, Kozol delivers a searing examination of the extremes of wealth and poverty and calls into question the reality of equal opportunity in our nation's schools.

I Am Malala

I Am Malala
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Author: Malala Yousafzai
Pages: 336
ISBN: 9780316322416
Release: 2013-10-08
Editor: Little, Brown

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A MEMOIR BY THE YOUNGEST RECIPIENT OF THE NOBEL PEACE PRIZE As seen on Netflix with David Letterman "I come from a country that was created at midnight. When I almost died it was just after midday." When the Taliban took control of the Swat Valley in Pakistan, one girl spoke out. Malala Yousafzai refused to be silenced and fought for her right to an education. On Tuesday, October 9, 2012, when she was fifteen, she almost paid the ultimate price. She was shot in the head at point-blank range while riding the bus home from school, and few expected her to survive. Instead, Malala's miraculous recovery has taken her on an extraordinary journey from a remote valley in northern Pakistan to the halls of the United Nations in New York. At sixteen, she became a global symbol of peaceful protest and the youngest nominee ever for the Nobel Peace Prize. I AM MALALA is the remarkable tale of a family uprooted by global terrorism, of the fight for girls' education, of a father who, himself a school owner, championed and encouraged his daughter to write and attend school, and of brave parents who have a fierce love for their daughter in a society that prizes sons. I AM MALALA will make you believe in the power of one person's voice to inspire change in the world.

In Cold Blood

In Cold Blood
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Author: Truman Capote
Pages: 396
ISBN: 9780812994384
Release: 2013-02-19
Editor: Random House Digital, Inc.

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Powerful account of the brutal slaying of a Kansas family by two young ex-convicts.

How to Raise Successful People

How to Raise Successful People
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Author: Esther Wojcicki
Pages: 336
ISBN: 9781328974860
Release: 2019-05-07
Editor: Houghton Mifflin

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

The Godmother of Silicon Valley, legendary teacher, and mother of a Super Family shares her tried-and-tested methods for raising happy, healthy, successful children using Trust, Respect, Independence, Collaboration, and Kindness: TRICK. Esther Wojcicki--"Woj" to her many friends and admirers--is famous for three things: teaching a high school class that has changed the lives of thousands of kids, inspiring Silicon Valley legends like Steve Jobs, and raising three daughters who have each become famously successful. What do these three accomplishments have in common? They're the result of TRICK, Woj's secret to raising successful people: Trust, Respect, Independence, Collaboration, and Kindness. Simple lessons, but the results are radical. Wojcicki's methods are the opposite of helicopter parenting. As we face an epidemic of parental anxiety, Woj is here to say: relax. Talk to infants as if they are adults. Allow teenagers to pick projects that relate to the real world and their own passions, and let them figure out how to complete them. Above all, let your child lead. How to Raise Successful People offers essential lessons for raising, educating, and managing people to their highest potential. Change your parenting, change the world.

Personalized Professional Learning

Personalized Professional Learning
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Author: Allison Rodman
Pages: 168
ISBN: 9781416627586
Release: 2019-05-23
Editor: ASCD

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

It's time to say goodbye to "sit-and-get, one-size-fits-all" PD sessions and embrace professional learning that meets the needs of all teachers. Allison Rodman's Personalized Professional Learning provides district and school administrators with a roadmap for transforming existing professional development programs into more effective and innovative learning experiences that elevate onsite expertise while still aligning with school and district priorities. This book is a step-by-step guide for diagnosing, planning, executing, evaluating, and refining teachers' professional learning. Supported by research and informed by the experiences of educators across the United States, it distills best practices for adult learning into clear advice and ready-to-use tools. Curious about what it looks like to commit to a personalized approach that prioritizes teacher voice and provides meaningful opportunities for co-creation, social construction, and self-discovery? Rodman provides answers and a clear way forward.