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Adolescent Literacy Instruction: Policies and Practices / Edition 1
     

Adolescent Literacy Instruction: Policies and Practices / Edition 1

by Jill Lewis
 

ISBN-10: 0872076237

ISBN-13: 9780872076235

Pub. Date: 05/07/2007

Publisher: International Literacy Association

With this comprehensive resource, you'll explore how adolescence and academic achievement are defined within today's political context, examine the in-school potential of teens' out-of-school immersion in digital technologies and popular culture, and learn how you can embed comprehension strategies into classroom instruction.

In 18 chapters contributed by

Overview

With this comprehensive resource, you'll explore how adolescence and academic achievement are defined within today's political context, examine the in-school potential of teens' out-of-school immersion in digital technologies and popular culture, and learn how you can embed comprehension strategies into classroom instruction.

In 18 chapters contributed by leading experts in the field, you'll find

-Innovative teaching techniques

-First-hand accounts of district- and schoolwide literacy initiatives

-Scores of discussion questions

-Adaptable forms and templates

-Activities for professional study groups

This volume is a must-read for classroom teachers, principals, and administrators at the middle and high school levels, as well as for literacy coaches, professional development directors, and policy advocates concerned with adolescents and those who teach them.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780872076235
Publisher:
International Literacy Association
Publication date:
05/07/2007
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
384
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.80(d)

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