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  1. Literacy in African American Communities

    Edited by Joyce L. Harris, Alan G. Kamhi, Karen E. Pollock

    This volume explores the unique sociocultural contexts of literacy development, values, and practices in African American communities. African Americans--young and old--are frequently the focus of public discourse about literacy. In a society that values a rather sophisticated level of literacy,...

    Published October 31st 2000 by Routledge

  2. Constructions of Literacy

    Studies of Teaching and Learning in and Out of Secondary Classrooms

    Edited by Elizabeth Birr Moje, David G. O'Brien

    Constructions of Literacy explores and represents, through a series of cases and commentaries, how and why secondary school teachers and students use literacy in formal and informal learning settings. As used in the context of this book, secondary literacy refers to speaking, listening, reading,...

    Published July 31st 2000 by Routledge

  3. Like Letters in Running Water

    A Mythopoetics of Curriculum

    By Mary Aswell Doll

    Series: Studies in Curriculum Theory Series

    Like Letters in Running Water explores ways in which fiction (prose, drama, poetry, myth, fairytale) yields transformative insights for educational theory and practice. Through a series of intensely original, powerful essays drawing on curriculum theory, literary analysis, psychology, and feminist...

    Published July 31st 2000 by Routledge

  4. Supporting Literacy and Numeracy

    A Guide for Learning Support Assistants

    By Glenys Fox, Marian Halliwell

    A practical guide to the ways in which the Learning Support Assistant can effectively support the class teacher with regard to literacy and numeracy frameworks....

    Published June 26th 2000 by David Fulton Publishers

  5. English Teacher's Guide to Performance Tasks and Rubrics

    Middle School

    By Amy Benjamin

    This book provides step-by-step procedures, student hand-outs, and samples of student work....

    Published May 7th 2000 by Routledge

  6. Learning to Rival

    A Literate Practice for Intercultural Inquiry

    By Linda Flower, Elenore Long, Lorraine Higgins

    Series: Rhetoric, Knowledge, and Society Series

    Learning to Rival tells the inside story of college and high school writers learning to "rival"--to actively seek rival hypotheses and negotiate alternative perspectives on charged questions. It shows how this interdisciplinary literate practice alters with the context of use and how, in learning...

    Published March 31st 2000 by Routledge

  7. Too Scared To Learn

    Women, Violence, and Education

    By Jenny Horsman

    Too Scared to Learn explores the impact of women's experiences of violence on their learning, and proposes radical changes to educational programs through connecting therapeutic and educational discourses. Little attention has previously been paid to the impact of violence on learning. A large...

    Published March 31st 2000 by Routledge

  8. Now We Read, We See, We Speak

    Portrait of Literacy Development in an Adult Freirean-Based Class

    By Victoria Purcell-Gates, Robin A. Waterman

    Now We Read, We See, We Speak compellingly captures eight women's progress toward empowerment through a Freirean-based literacy class in rural El Salvador and, in the process, provides telling lessons for literacy and adult educators around the world. This book fills a real gap in the educational...

    Published March 31st 2000 by Routledge

  9. Balancing Principles for Teaching Elementary Reading

    By James V. Hoffman, Peter Afflerbach, Ann M. Duffy-Hester, Sarah J. McCarthey, James F. Baumann

    This book appears at a time when the crisis rhetoric about schools, teaching, and learning to read is extremely high. There is a rising call within the profession for a balanced perspective on reading. Balancing Principles for Teaching Elementary Reading aspires to help set the agenda for improving...

    Published March 31st 2000 by Routledge

  10. English Teacher's Guide to Performance Tasks and Rubrics

    High School

    By Amy Benjamin

    This book provides step-by-step procedures, student hand-outs, and samples of student work....

    Published March 30th 2000 by Routledge