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  1. The Renaissance of American Indian Higher Education

    Capturing the Dream

    Edited by Maenette K.P. A Benham, Wayne J. Stein

    Series: Sociocultural, Political, and Historical Studies in Education

    The Native American Higher Education Initiative (NAHEI), a W.W. Kellogg Foundation project, has supported the development and growth of centers of excellence at Tribal Colleges and Universities across the United States. These are centers of new thinking about learning and teaching, modeling...

    Published September 30th 2002 by Routledge

  2. Education and Immigration

    Settlement Policies and Current Challenges

    Edited by Devorah Kalekin-Fishman, Pirkko Pitkanen, Gajendra Verma

    Education and Immigration comprises six reports that emerged from an EU funded comparative research project into the challenges posed to national education systems by immigration and its associated issues and problems. The immigration-related education policies and initiatives of six countries (the...

    Published August 7th 2002 by Routledge

  3. Popular Culture in the Classroom

    Teaching and Researching Critical Media Literacy

    By Donna E. Alvermann, Jennifer S. Moon, Margaret C. Hagwood, Margaret C. Hagood

    Edited by Jennifer S. Moon, Jennifer S. Moon

    Series: IRA's Literacy Studies Series

    This book is written for teachers, researchers, and theorists who have grown up in a world radically different from that of the students they teach and study. It considers the possibilities involved in teaching critical media literacy using popular culture, and explore what such teaching might look...

    Published July 31st 2002 by Routledge

  4. Collaboration for Diverse Learners

    Viewpoints and Practices

    Edited by Victoria J. Risko, Karen Bromley, IRA

    Educators often feel frustrated by their school's lack of comprehensive programs to address the needs of diverse learners. Many noted literacy experts believe that school programs for diverse learners will remain ineffectual until instruction involves teachers, specialists, administrators, and...

    Published July 31st 2002 by Routledge

  5. Reading, Writing, and Talking Gender in Literacy Learning

    By Barbara J. Guzzetti, Josephine Peyto Young, Margaret M. Gritsavage, Laurie M. Fyfe, Marie Hardenbrook

    Series: IRA's Literacy Studies Series

    Until now, there has been no systematic analysis or review of the research on gender and literacy. With all the media attention and research surveys surrounding gender bias and the inequities that continue to flourish in education, a synthesis of the research studies was needed to raise awareness...

    Published July 31st 2002 by Routledge

  6. Students' Identities and Literacy Learning

    By Sarah J. McCarthey, Ira

    Series: IRA's Literacy Studies Series

    Educators will find in this book an opportunity to examine the multiple, dynamic identities of the students they instruct and to consider the ways in which all teachers and students are shaped by their social and cultural settings. The volume is the first to examine theories of identity and...

    Published July 31st 2002 by Routledge

  7. Tough Fronts

    The Impact of Street Culture on Schooling

    By L. Janelle Dance

    Series: Critical Social Thought

    Tough Fronts takes the difficult issues in urban education head on by putting street-savvy students at the forefront of the discussion on how to best make successful changes for inner city schools. Individual chapters discuss scholarly depictions of black America, the social complexity of the...

    Published July 25th 2002 by Routledge

  8. Sexuality, Gender and Schooling

    Shifting Agendas in Social Learning

    By Mary Jane Kehily

    The sexuality of young people arouses controversy and remains a source of concern for parents, teachers, policy-makers and politicians. But what young people really think about sexuality and gender and how these issues impact upon their lives is often marginalized or overlooked. Based upon...

    Published July 24th 2002 by Routledge

  9. American Dreams, Global Visions

    Dialogic Teacher Research With Refugee and Immigrant Families

    Edited by Donald F. Hones

    Series: Sociocultural, Political, and Historical Studies in Education

    This book presents the struggle for dialogue and understanding between teachers and refugee and immigrant families, in their own words. Forging a stronger connection between teachers, newcomers, and their families is one of the greatest challenges facing schools in the United States. Teachers need...

    Published June 30th 2002 by Routledge

  10. Fundamentals of Curriculum

    Passion and Professionalism, 2nd Edition

    By Decker F. Walker

    Graduate students and teachers of introductory graduate courses in curriculum have many textbooks to choose from. What is special about Fundamentals of Curriculum: Passion and Professionalism, Second Edition? Content and approach: Clear, focused, and tightly structured, this text provides...

    Published May 31st 2002 by Routledge