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- Springer Netherlands 2006; US$ 69.99
This book explores the challenges that school administrators face in ethnically diverse contexts. Based on an empirical study, it shows how principals do or do not promote inclusive practices in their schools. This volume is the first of its kind to specifically target school administrators and ethnic diversity. It will be of interest to school administrators,... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2006; US$ 49.95
This volume brings together established and new scholarly voices to explore how participatory and situated approaches to learning can contribute to educational innovation. The contributors' critical examinations of educational programming and engagements provide insights into how educators, youth, families, and community members understand and enact... more...
- ABC-CLIO 2002; US$ 45.00
This volume concentrates on the practical applications of diversity and multicultural education, their philosophical and social policy motivations and the historical development of various versions of the approach in North America. more...
- Taylor & Francis 2007; US$ 37.95
Doing Multicultural Education for Achievement and Equity is a hands-on, reader-friendly multicultural education textbook that aims to actively engage education students in critical reflection and self examination as they prepare to teach in increasingly diverse classrooms. As it promotes an understanding of the history of and need for multicultural... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2010; US$ 47.95
Culturally Contested Literacies is a vivid ethnographic account of the everyday cross-cultural living and schooling experiences of six culturally-diverse families in urban America. Documenting the ways in which these families learn about literacies and their meanings in relation to schools, inner city environments, and other ethnic groups, Guofang... more...
- Amsterdam University Press 2005; US$ 31.05
Wie het publieke belang wil onderbouwen en verdedigen, komt in een wirwar van argumenten terecht. Hoe erg is het dat de gezondheidszorg vrij gegeven wordt aan de krachten van vraag en aanbod, wat is nu werkelijk het publieke belang van de Betuwelijn, is het verstandig om de politie af te rekenen op resultaat, en dient milieuvervuiling tegen elke prijs... more...
- R&L Education 2009; US$ 26.99
Veteran teacher Julie Landsman leads the reader through a day of teaching and reflection about her work with high school students who are from a variety of cultures. She speaks honestly about issues of race, poverty, institutional responsibility, and white privilege by engaging the reader in the experiences of a day in the classroom with some of her... more...
- African American Images 2009; US$ 11.95
With an emphasis on pragmatic approaches that can be accomplished in the classroom, this almanac of teaching solutions provides inner-city educators with 100 all-new strategies to daily challenges. As turnover rates remain excessively high among teachers in urban schools83 percent of whom are white females who were ill-prepared by their college programsthe... more...
- ABC-CLIO 2005; US$ 57.00
Diversity is at the heart of today's education debates. Often, school policies and programs designed to encourage and embrace diversity are met with public ire and a deep misunderstanding of how diversity serves learning. This work explains how diversity is an essential element in classroom settings. As children from around the world continue to pour... more...