Changing Suburbs, Changing Students

Helping School Leaders Face the Challenges

by Shelley B. Wepner, JoAnne G. Ferrara, Kristin N. Rainville, Diane W. Gómez, Diane E. Lang,

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  • 1452279969
  • 9781452203911
  • 9781452279961
  • 9781452283937

Embrace the changing suburbs by changing your school!

As your students evolve, has your school evolved with them? This unique book offers an explanation of the increasing diversity in student makeup and ideas for acting as an agent of positive change for your school. The authors offer tools and recommend ways you can improve student achievement by:

  • Developing an action plan for more focused, culturally responsive student instruction
  • Creating a culture that celebrates diversity
  • Building partnerships with parents, universities, and the community
  • Providing programs for English learners such as tutoring, the arts, and summer support
  • SAGE Publications; September 2012
  • ISBN: 9781452279961
  • Edition: 1
  • Read online, or download in secure PDF or secure EPUB format
  • Title: Changing Suburbs, Changing Students
  • Author: Shelley B. Wepner; JoAnne G. Ferrara; Kristin N. Rainville; Diane W. Gómez; Diane E. Lang; Laura A. Bigaouette
  • Imprint: Corwin
Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 1452279969
  • 9781452203911
  • 9781452279961
  • 9781452283937

In The Press

"Any district dealing with changing cultures would find the ideas in this book useful. The experiences and the scenarios are most applicable to schools facing an increase in ELL population."

Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 1452279969
  • 9781452203911
  • 9781452279961
  • 9781452283937