Creating the Opportunity to Learn: Moving from Research to Practice to Close the Achievement Gap

Creating the Opportunity to Learn: Moving from Research to Practice to Close the Achievement Gap

by A. Wade Boykin, Pedro Noguera
     
 

Preface
Acknowledgments
Part I: Understanding the Achievement Gap
Chapter 1: What Are the Dimensions of the Gap?
Chapter 2: What's Race Got to Do with It?
Part II: Analyzing the Research
Chapter 3: Engagement
Chapter 4: Guiding Functions
Chapter 5: Asset-Focused Factors: Interpersonal

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Overview

Preface
Acknowledgments
Part I: Understanding the Achievement Gap
Chapter 1: What Are the Dimensions of the Gap?
Chapter 2: What's Race Got to Do with It?
Part II: Analyzing the Research
Chapter 3: Engagement
Chapter 4: Guiding Functions
Chapter 5: Asset-Focused Factors: Interpersonal Relationships
Chapter 6: Asset-Focused Factors: Intersubjectivity
Chapter 7: Asset-Focused Factors: Information Processing Quality
Part III: Applying What We Know
Chapter 8: Why Are Some Schools Making More Progress than Others?
Chapter 9: What Can We Do to Close the Gap?
Notes
References
Index
About the Authors

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781416613060
Publisher:
Association for Supervision & Curriculum Development
Publication date:
09/26/2011
Pages:
235
Sales rank:
354,757
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

Part I: Understanding the Achievement Gap

Chapter 1: What Are the Dimensions of the Gap

Chapter 2: What's Race Got to Do with It?

Part II: Analyzing the Research

Chapter 3: Engagement

Chapter 4: Guiding Functions

Chapter 5: Asset-Focused Factors: Interpersonal RElationships

Chapter 6: Asset-Focused Factors: Intersubjectivity

Chatper 7: Asset-Focused Factors: Information-Processing Quality

Part III: Applying What We Know

Chapter 8: Why Are Some Schools Making More Progress Than Others?

Chatper 9: What Can We Do to Close the Gap?

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