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How Children Become Moral Selves: Building Character and Promoting Citizenship in Education
How Children Become Moral Selves: Building Character and Promoting Citizenship in Education
by Josephine Russell
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This book examines moral responsiveness and thinking in a mixed gender class of primary school children, and offers a theoretical perspective on childrens ability to think together about morality in a community of enquiry and on related issues of... (read more)

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Language & Literacy #102: Educating Emergent Bilinguals: Policies, Programs, and Practices for English Language Learners
Language & Literacy #102: Educating Emergent Bilinguals: Policies, Programs, and Practices for English Language Learners
by Ofelia Garcia
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This comprehensive and insightful book shows how present educational policies and practices to educate language minority students in the United States ignore an essential characteristictheir emergent bilingualism. Expanding on a popular report... (read more)

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The Worldliness of a Cosmopolitan Education: Passionate Lives in Public Service
The Worldliness of a Cosmopolitan Education: Passionate Lives in Public Service
by William F. Pinar
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Pinar positions himself against three pressing problems of the profession: the crime of collectivism that identity politics commits, the devaluation of academic knowledge by the programmatic preoccupations of teacher education, and the effacement of... (read more)

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Fixing Urban Schools
Fixing Urban Schools
by Paul Hill
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Based on new research, this book identifies the essential elements of reform strategies that can transform school performance in big cities beset by poverty, social instability, racial isolation, and labor unrest. It also suggests ways that local leaders... (read more)

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Assessment of Learning
Assessment of Learning
by Wynne Harlen
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This book takes a critical look at how students' achievements are assessed for a range of purposes, from reporting progress to selection and qualification. It considers the relationship between what is taught, and how, and what and how learning outcomes... (read more)

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Preparing for Citizenship: Teaching Youth to Live Democratically
Preparing for Citizenship: Teaching Youth to Live Democratically
by Ralph Mosher
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Understanding democracy, learning to be democratic and to value democracy are critical competencies to be developed by all Americans. In the present debate about what knowledge is of most worth in the public school, these civic competencies are seen as... (read more)

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Supplementary Education: The Hidden Curriculum of Academic Achievers
Supplementary Education: The Hidden Curriculum of Academic Achievers
by Edmund W. Gordon
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This book makes the case and lays the conceptual foundation for the significance of supplementary education in reducing the academic achievement gap between majority students and students of color. It further elaborates on the idea of supplementary... (read more)

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Teacher Self: The Practice of Humanistic Education
Teacher Self: The Practice of Humanistic Education
by Jerome S. Allender
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Based on Temple University's acclaimed course, The Art and Science of Teaching, Allender draws the student-teacher into a series of narratives that develop as scenes from a play. As the drama unfolds, the reader becomes part of a classroom where the... (read more)

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Multicultural Education Policies in Canada and the United States
Multicultural Education Policies in Canada and the United States
by Reva Joshee
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Twenty-six academics from the U.S., Canada, UK, and Japan contribute 17 chapters to a comparative examination of the development and impact of multicultural policies in Canada and the U.S. Portions of the text are derived from presentations at two... (read more)

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Steady Gains and Stalled Progress: Inequality and the Black-White Test Score Gap
Steady Gains and Stalled Progress: Inequality and the Black-White Test Score Gap
by Katherine A. Magnuson
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Declaring school test score achievement gaps between white and black children to be perhaps the single greatest remaining challenge to racial equality in the United States, Magnuson (social work, U. of Wisconsin at Madison) and Waldfogel (social work... (read more)

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J-B Mhs Single Issue Mental Health Services #82: Doing the Right Thing: Ethical Development Across Diverse Environments, Number 108: New Directions for Youth Development
J-B Mhs Single Issue Mental Health Services #82: Doing the Right Thing: Ethical Development Across Diverse Environments, Number 108: New Directions for Youth Development
by Dale Borman Fink
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This issue recognizes the critical importance in guiding young people toward mature decision making in the arena of ethics and explores ways in which that guidance can take shape. Through surveys, observation, and interviews, chapter authors have... (read more)

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Education, Politics and Religion: Reconciling the Civil and the Sacred in Education
Education, Politics and Religion: Reconciling the Civil and the Sacred in Education
by James Arthur
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In recent years a number of popular books have savaged religion arguing it is a dangerous delusion that poisons human societies and relationships. This is but the most recent manifestation of a secularising agenda that has been sweeping contemporary... (read more)

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Developing Standards-Based Report Cards
Developing Standards-Based Report Cards
by Thomas R. Guskey
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Providing a clear framework, this volume helps school leaders align assessment and reporting practices with standards-based education and develop more detailed reports of children's learning and progress.... (read more)

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Schooling and the Struggle for Public Life (Cultural Politics & the Promise of Democracy)
Schooling and the Struggle for Public Life (Cultural Politics & the Promise of Democracy)
by Henry A. Giroux
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This book examines the relationship between democracy and schooling and argues that schools are one of the few spheres left where youth can learn the knowledge and skills necessary to become engaged, critical citizens. Not only is the legacy of democracy... (read more)

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Measurement Issues and Assessment for Teaching Quality
Measurement Issues and Assessment for Teaching Quality
by Drew H. Gitomer
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Offering perspectives focused on the meaningful goal of measuring and assessing teacher quality, Measurement Issues and Assessment for Teaching Quality brings together leading researchers and practitioners from the fields of education, economics and... (read more)

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Identity Matters: Schooling the Student Body in Academic Discourse
Identity Matters: Schooling the Student Body in Academic Discourse
by Donna Lecourt
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"Identity Matters explores the question that consistently plagues composition teachers: why do their pedagogies so often fail? Donna LeCourt suggests that the answer may lie with the very identities, values, and modes of expression higher education... (read more)

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Self Evaluation in European Schools: A Story of Change
Self Evaluation in European Schools: A Story of Change
by John W. Macbeth
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In a political and economic climate in which school performance is made public, performance tables and inspectors' reports can only tell a partial story. This is a unique book. It tells the story of one school seen through the eyes of a pupil, a parent... (read more)

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Critical Language and Literacy Studies #1: Collaborative Research in Multilingual Classrooms
Critical Language and Literacy Studies #1: Collaborative Research in Multilingual Classrooms
by Corey Denos
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Denos, a retired public school teacher, has joined with Toohey, Neilson and Waterstone (education, Simon Fraser U.) to write this volume on the improvements that can be made to classroom environments that will benefit students of diverse linguistic... (read more)

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Hidden Dangers: Subtle Signs of Failing Schools
Hidden Dangers: Subtle Signs of Failing Schools
by Betsy Gunzelmann
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The Hidden Dangers in our schools have grown and intensified over the last few years; so much so that I was compelled to write a second edition to Hidden Dangers: Subtle Signs of Failing Schools. Our schools are complex places; each with its own unique... (read more)

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Performance Appraisals Made Easy: Tools for Evaluating Teachers and Support Staff
Performance Appraisals Made Easy: Tools for Evaluating Teachers and Support Staff
by Lisabeth S. Margulus
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This practical reference helps busy school administrators improve their school staff's performance with invaluable coaching tools and clear, easy-to-follow steps for implementing effective performance appraisals.CD-ROM is PC and Mac compatible and not... (read more)

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