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Children of immigrants (First generation)

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  • Mothers Unitedby Andrea Dyrness

    University of Minnesota Press 2011; US$ 69.00

    In urban American school systems, the children of recent immigrants and low-income parents of color disproportionately suffer from overcrowded classrooms, lack of access to educational resources, and underqualified teachers. The challenges posed by these problems demand creative solutions that must often begin with parental intervention. But how can... more...

  • First Generation Entry Into Higher Educationby Liz Thomas; Jocey Quinn

    McGraw-Hill Education 2006; US$ 55.00

    Examines the proposition that though parental education is a key factor contributing to the access and success of students, insufficient attention is paid to this aspect. This book provides an examination of how first generation entrants are supported or otherwise by different national approaches and institutional responses. more...

  • Der Umgang mit Immigranten im deutschen Schulsystemby Daniel Bick

    Diplomica Verlag 2008; US$ 35.17

    Hauptbeschreibung Diese Arbeit sollte ursprünglich klären, warum in den Sonderschulen Deutschlands überproportional viele Kinder von Migranten eingeschult werden. So wird ein Kind mit Migrationshintergrund mit ungefähr der doppelten Wahrscheinlichkeit eines deutschen Kindes an eine Sonderschule versetzt. Bei den Recherchen zu dieser Problematik stellte... more...

  • Supporting Multilingual Learners in the Early Yearsby Sandra Smidt

    Taylor and Francis 2007; US$ 35.95

    Shortlisted for the Nasen Book that supports SEN and Disability Issues Award 2008 Are children who are exposed to more than one language from birth at an advantage or a disadvantage when starting school? Supporting Multilingual Learners in the Early Years examines the theoretical, ideological and practical issues involved in the education... more...

  • Immigration, Diversity, and Educationby Elena L. Grigorenko; Ruby Takanishi

    Taylor and Francis 2009; US$ 54.95

    This edited volume presents an overview of research and policy issues pertaining to children from birth to 10 who are first- and second-generation immigrants to the U.S., as well as native-born children of immigrants. The contributors offer interdisciplinary perspectives on recent developments and research findings on children of immigrants. By accessibly... more...

  • Closing the Gap for Immigrant Studentsby OECD Publishing

    Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2010; US$ 40.00

    OECD has conducted policy reviews of migrant education in Austria, Denmark, Ireland, the Netherlands, Norway, and Sweden and has examined the migrant education experience in many countries. This book offers comparative data on access, participation and performance of immigrant students and their native peers and identifies a set of policy options based... more...

  • Elternarbeit bei Kindern mit Migrationshintergrund in der Grundschuleby Birgül Günesli

    Diplomica Verlag 2009; US$ 27.76

    Hauptbeschreibung Momentan wird in den Medien bezüglich der Muslime in Deutschland viel über deren Partizipation auf der einen und die Entwicklung von Parallelgesellschaften auf der anderen Seite diskutiert. Türkische Einwanderer stehen als größte nationale Gruppe im Zentrum des Diskurses. Betrachtet man allerdings die Teilnehmer der zahlreichen... more...

  • The New Kidsby Brooke Hauser

    Atria Books 2011; US$ 17.00

    Some walked across deserts and mountains to get here. Others flew in on planes. One arrived after escaping in a suitcase. And some won?t say how they got here. These are ?the new kids?: new to America and all the routines and rituals of an American high school, from lonely first days to prom. They attend the International High School at Prospect... more...

  • Bildungserfolg und Migrationby Merle Hummrich

    VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2009; US$ 49.99

    Der Themenkomplex der diesem Band zugrunde liegenden Studie fragt nach Bedingungen von Bildungserfolg bei Migrantinnen und ihren Erfahrungen im Umgang mit den Generationsbeziehungen in Familie und Schule. Anhand biografischer Studien werden Möglichkeiten und Risiken von Bildungserfolg herausgearbeitet und das interdependente Zusammenspiel unterschiedlicher... more...

  • Schule - Migration - Diskriminierungby Karim Fereidooni

    VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2010; US$ 39.99

    Das Thema der Benachteiligung von Kindern mit Migrationshintergrund im deutschen Bildungssystem ist nach den nationalen und internationalen Kompetenzvergleichsuntersuchungen IGLU 2001, PISA 2000, 2003 und 2006 in den Fokus der Öffentlichkeit gerückt. Karim Fereidooni geht der Frage nach, ob die Befunde dieser Studien die These belegen, dass in Deutschland... more...