In an era of standards-based education, this book helps school leaders who are looking for fresh ideas to engage students in the classroom and to educate students as citizens and stewards. Recharging Your School Leadership covers four tenants of leadership to maximize engagement-giving students choice in showcasing their learning, helping amplify students' voices through their work, providing an authentic audience for projects beyond the classroom, and showing students that their work can change their school and community. This book provides best practices for building schools of deep learning and will help school leaders through an inevitable part of their career-the moment when leaders feel weighed-down by the increasingly standards-based environment. Special Features include: * Designed for the busy schedule of the school leader, this book provides quick take-always for use in one day, one week, and one year. * Voices from 16 leaders explore real dilemmas and struggles that today's administrators must tackle. * Tips and best practices for engaging teachers and students. * Grounded in research surrounding the importance of student engagement in maximizing learning *"End-of-chapter questions" for reflection and "discussion items" that promote further exploration and unpacks concepts.
Speech Disorders Resource Guide for Preschool Children provides detailed information about assessment, analysis and intervention methods pertaining to childhood speech disorders. Also covers intervention outcomes and treatment efficacy. A concise, easy-to-use format makes it an ideal clinical resource tool for students and clinicians. Designed for speech language pathologists and graduate students in speech language pathology programs.
"Language Policy in Schools" provides school administrators and teachers a practical approach for designing a language policy for their school and for dealing with the language issues that confront schools, particularly those operating in settings of linguistic and cultural diversity. It can be used as a text in teacher and administrator preparation programs, graduate programs, and in-service and professional development programs. Special features include:
This book contains 50 pattern of geometric designs The geometric designs some which have all straight lines and others all curves, plus a nice mix of complexity. Good beginning coloring book because you can learn color schemes without thinking of what color flowers or animals are in real life. Explore those pattern with crayons, gel pens, colored pencils, and even sharpies.
Immigrants, Schooling and Social Mobility confronts a central issue in the study of immigration and ethnicity of the opposition between culture and structure, and presents a collection of essays that transcend simplistic either/or approaches to this issue. The contributions explore educational and economic mobility of immigrant groups in Europe and America.