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"Sit and Get" Won't Grow Dendrites: 20 Professional Learning Strategies That Engage the Adult Brain
"Sit and Get" Won't Grow Dendrites: 20 Professional Learning Strategies That Engage the Adult Brain
Expert Marcia Tate knows how adults learn best and shares 20 professional development stategies that work.
Published Jun 2012
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"To Remain an Indian": Lessons in Democracy from a Century of Native American Education
"To Remain an Indian": Lessons in Democracy from a Century of Native American Education

What might we learn from Native American experiences with schools to help us forge a new vision of the democratic ideal, one that respects, protects, and promotes diversity and human rights? In this fascinating portrait of American Indian education over the past century, the authors critically evaluate U.S. education policies and practices, from early 20th-century federal incarnations of colonial education through the contemporary standards movement.

Published Aug 2006
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"We Dare Say Love": Supporting Achievement in the Educational Life of Black Boys
"We Dare Say Love": Supporting Achievement in the Educational Life of Black Boys
Na'ilah Suad Nasir, Jarvis R. Givens, Christopher P. Chatmon. Series edited by James A. Banks

"We Dare Say Love" takes up the critically important issue of what it means to educate Black male students in a large urban district. It chronicles the development and implementation of the African American Male Achievement Initiative in Oakland Unified School District, following a small group of Black male educators who changed district policy and practice to create a learning experience for Black boys rooted in love.

Published Dec 2018
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