Restructuring Schools for Linguistic Diversity: Linking Decision Making to Effective Programs, Second Edition / Edition 2

Restructuring Schools for Linguistic Diversity: Linking Decision Making to Effective Programs, Second Edition / Edition 2

by Adel Nadeau, Nancy L. Commins
     
 

This meticulously updated second edition not only reflects the current state of affairs in education, but also what has been learned from the many schools that have used the framework successfully. This new edition includes interactive activities, a new chapter on standards-based differentiated instruction and assessment, discussion questions, and more.See more details below

Overview

This meticulously updated second edition not only reflects the current state of affairs in education, but also what has been learned from the many schools that have used the framework successfully. This new edition includes interactive activities, a new chapter on standards-based differentiated instruction and assessment, discussion questions, and more.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780807752272
Publisher:
Teachers College Press
Publication date:
06/17/2011
Series:
Language & Literacy Series, #111
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
216
Sales rank:
786,373
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 10.90(h) x 0.40(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword
Acknowledgments
Introduction1
IThe Context for Decision Making
1Theoretical Framework7
2Basic Premises and Program Categories36
3Decision-Making Framework77
IIPremises in Practice
4Primary Language Development93
5Second Language Development118
6Curriculum and Content Development148
7Assessment174
8Community Outreach202
IIIDecision Making in Practice: Three Case Studies
9Hillside Elementary - Bilingual Bound229
10Lakeview Junior High - Multilingual Challenge253
11Linda Vista - Decisions in Action271
References291
Index303
About the Authors315

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