Educational Resiliency

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781931576086
  • Publisher: Information Age Publishing, Inc.
  • Publication date: 9/5/2000
  • Series: Research in Educational Diversity and Excellence Ser.
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Pages: 288
  • Sales rank: 1,292,297
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 0.65 (d)

Table of Contents

Pt. I Issues and reviews of research
1 Introduction and overview 3
2 Resilience : emerging social constructions in educational policy, research, and practice 11
3 Promoting educational resilience for students at-risk of failure 37
4 Resilience research and practice : national resilience resource center bridging the gap 63
Pt. II Studies of students' resiliency
5 A longitudinal look at the literacy development of children prenatally exposed to crack/cocaine 87
6 Achieving success : an agentic model of resiliency 113
7 Mathematics learning environment differences between resilient, average, and nonresilient elementary students 137
8 The student-teacher axis : idiosyncratic credit and cutting the slack 157
9 The relations of teacher education students' resiliency, work motivation, and school-level resilience 175
Pt. III Schools, programs, and communities that enhance resiliency
10 Presenting a resilience paradigm for teachers 189
11 Developing resilient learning communities to close the achievement gap 205
12 Resilient communities : the interplay between community development and child development through effective school reform 227
13 Promoting resiliency in youth, educators, and communities 247
14 Future directions for educational resiliency research 263
Contributing authors 275
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