Preparing and Retaining Highly Effective Teachers
Diversifying the Teacher Workforce critically examines the efforts to diversify the teaching force as the demographic gap between who teaches and who populates classrooms in U.S. schools remains a problem. Most large, urban districts experience a “revolving door,” where the constant transition...
To Be Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge
Teaching and Learning Toward Social Justice, 2nd Edition
The phrase "teaching for social justice" is often used, but not always explained. What does it really mean to teach for social justice? What are the implications for anti-oppressive teaching across different areas of the curriculum? Drawing on his own experiences teaching diverse grades and...
Published June 22nd 2009 by Routledge
Teaching and Learning Toward Social Justice
Drawing on his own experience teaching diverse grades and subjects, Kevin Kumashiro examines aspects of teaching and learning toward social justice, and suggests concrete implications for K-12 teachers and teacher educators....
Published July 4th 2005 by Routledge
Autobiographies of Queer Asian / Pacific American Activists
Restoried Selves: Autobiographies of Queer Asian / Pacific American Activists presents the first-person accounts of 20 activistslife stories that work against common stereotypes, shattering misconceptions and dispelling misinformation. These autobiographies challenge familial and cultural...
Published October 22nd 2003 by Routledge
"Queer" Activism and Anti-Oppressive Pedagogy
Few books have addressed research for teachers to turn to as a resource for classroom practice but here Kumashiro draws on interviews with gay activists as a starting point for discussion of models of reading and challenging oppression....
Published June 20th 2002 by Routledge