Teaching matters : stories from inside city schools / Beverly Falk and Megan Blumenreich ; with Adesina Abani ... [and others].
|Call number:||370.91732 FAL|
|Publisher:||New York : New Press : Distributed by Perseus Distribution, 2012.|
Education, Urban -- United States -- Case studies.
Teachers -- United States -- Case studies.
Children of minorities -- Education -- United States -- Case studies.
|Title:||Teaching matters : stories from inside city schools / Beverly Falk and Megan Blumenreich ; with Adesina Abani ... [and others].|
|Physical description:||xii, 196 p. : ill. ; 20 cm.|
|Contents note:||Immigrant children's earliest schooling experiences: Adesina Abani -- Celebrating diversity in the classroom: Beatrice Tinio -- Breaking the silence: countering homophobia in schools: Joleen Hanlon -- A white teacher's quest to become a culturally responsive teacher: Mary Williams -- Bridging the language gap: Evelyn Chang -- Addressing the unspoken: Joan O'Brien -- Incorporating families' funds of knowledge into the classroom: Kanene Holder -- Bridging differences: Rory Scott -- Parental supports for early literacy: Kisha Pressley -- Supporting children's diverse needs and strengths: Neurys Bonilla -- Science inquiry and differentiated instruction for students with learning differences: Travis Sloane -- Supporting the literacy development of young English language learners: Carol Castillo -- What is happening to our children's garden?: Hazel Veras-Gomez -- Incorporating physical activity into the public school pre-kindergarten day: Lisa Schaffner -- What can a teacher do to improve the climate for learning in a school?: Laurie Jagoda.|
|Biography note:||Includes bibliographical references.|
|ISBN:||9781595584908 (pb : alk. paper)
1595584900 (pb : alk. paper)
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