Tackling a growing challenge in todayas schools, experienced educators Lineburg and Gearheart present an honest picture of how poverty affects students, families, and the school community at large. They offer a host of practical applications that can be used in every school district in America to meet those challenges head-on! Written for preKa12 teachers, leaders, and staff, Educating Students in Poverty provides essential strategies to help socioeconomically disadvantaged students achieve academic and lifelong success. Backed up with firsthand experiences and relevant research, these proactive instructional and administrative approaches cover a variety of topics, including: Advocating for underprivileged students Improving school climate and culture Engaging and communicating with families Instructional techniques and discipline issues Student health and safety This book is a must-have resource for any educator whose goal is to maximize the learning potential of every student.Indiscussing preschoolinstruction, Jennifer Hurt also emphasizes the importance of fostering cooperative learning for preschool students inpoverty. ... Interactive participation withthe students, teachers, and smartboard: Recently, I attended apreschool classroom where students were ... Technology center: Most preschool classrooms are set up with multiple learning stations, andatechnology center withanbsp;...
|Title||:||Educating Students in Poverty|
|Author||:||Mark Lineburg, Rex Gearheart|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 2013-10-02|