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In this galvanizing follow-up to the best-selling Teaching with Poverty in Mind, renowned educator and learning expert Eric Jensen digs deeper into engagement as the key factor in the academic success of economically disadvantaged students.
Drawing from research, experience, and real school success stories, Engaging Students with Poverty in Mind reveals
Too many of our most vulnerable students are tuning out and dropping out because of our failure to engage them. It's time to set the bar higher. Until we make school the best part of every student's day, we will struggle with attendance, achievement, and graduation rates. This timely resource will help you take immediate action to revitalize and enrich your practice so that all your students may thrive in school and beyond.
Chapter 1: The Seven Engagement Factors
Chapter 2: The Rules for Engagement
Chapter 3: Engage for Positive Climate
Chapter 4: Engage to Build Cognitive Capacity
Chapter 5: Engage for Motivation and Effort
Chapter 6: Engage for Deep Understanding
Chapter 7: Engage for Energy and Focus
Chapter 8: How to Automate Engagement
Chapter 9: ""Now What?"": Meeting the Challenge of Implementation
About the Author
Posted January 3, 2014
As a veteran teacher in an urban school district, I teach many students that would fall into Jensen's SES category. This book provides important insight into the needs and characteristics of these students. His "Solutions You Can Use" provide strategies and practices that can be used to engage and motivate ALL students.
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