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Teaching Students with Special Needs in Inclusive Settings (6th Edition)

This highly praised text takes a categorical approach to covering the opportunities and challenges in creating inclusive classrooms for all students. IEP coverage, new material on Response to Intervention, chapters on both elementary and secondary classrooms as well as new features on differentiating instruction in both elementary and secondary classrooms provide the most coverage in […]

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Finding Joy in Teaching Students of Diverse Backgrounds: Culturally Responsive and Socially Just Practices in U.S. Classrooms

“While no check-list of attitudes, dispositions, behaviors, or actions can define what thriving teachers look like, the teachers interviewed here give us powerful examples of what it takes to face their profession with courage, their content with enthusiasm, and their students with love.” -Sonia Nieto One in four public school students in the U.S. now […]

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Strategies for Teaching Students with Learning and Behavior Problems, Enhanced Pearson eText –Standalone Access Card (9th Edition)

NOTE: Item contains only the acces card and not the book. If purchasing or renting from companies other than Pearson, the access codes for the Enhanced Pearson eText may not be included, may be incorrect, or may be previously redeemed. Check with the seller before completing your purchase. This access code card provides access to […]

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Phenix City students, teachers will be watched closely with high-tech security system

The Phenix City Board of Education has approved spending $564,000 to upgrade safety at Central High School and Central Freshman Academy — and the new security system also can be used as an educational tool. During this summer, a 360-degree camera, an alert system and a microphone will be installed in all classrooms for grades […]

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Creating Educational Opportunities for Students

Samantha Lunsford knows that education is the nation’s greatest equalizer. It has the power to open the doors of opportunity and to enrich the individual and their community. As a Posse scholar and a City Year Miami AmeriCorps member, Samantha works every day with that mindset. “I grew up in a low-income neighborhood. It was […]

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Teach With Your Strengths: How Great Teachers Inspire Their Students

Teachers and administrators in many schools across the country have been buying Now Discover Your Strengths – which is directed mostly to business managers – for professional development. Now, they will be able to buy a version of this national bestseller written specifically for teachers.What do great teachers do differently? What separates the top teachers […]

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College Students’ Sense of Belonging: A Key to Educational Success for All Students

Belonging – with peers, in the classroom, or on campus – is a crucial part of the college experience. It can affect a student’s degree of academic achievement, or even whether they stay in school. Although much is known about the causes and impact of sense of belonging in students, little is known about how […]

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Teaching to Strengths: Supporting Students Living with Trauma, Violence, and Chronic Stress

Half the students in U.S. schools are experiencing or have experienced trauma, violence, or chronic stress. Much has been written about these students from a therapeutic perspective, especially regarding how to provide them with adequate counseling supports and services. Conversely, little has been written about teaching this population and doing so from a strengths-based perspective. […]

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Transforming Educational Pathways for Chicana/o Students: A Critical Race Feminista Praxis (Multicultural Education)

This book chronicles a 10-year journey to develop and sustain Adelante, a university-school-community partnership designed specifically to address public education s failure to meet the needs of students of color, particularly Chicana/o students. The authors examine the persistent barriers, mistakes, challenges, and successes that emerged in their community-based partnership with elementary school students, college students, […]

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Teaching Students to Drive Their Brains: Metacognitive Strategies, Activities, and Lesson Ideas

Research suggests that metacognition is key to higher student achievement, but studies of classroom practice indicate that few students are taught to use metacognition and the supporting cognitive strategies that make learning easier. You can teach metacognition to your students, so why wouldn’t you? This book shows you how. Metacognition is a tool that helps […]

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Teaching Students with Special Needs in Inclusive Settings, Enhanced Pearson eText with Loose-Leaf Version — Access Card Package (7th Edition)

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Word Nerds: Teaching All Students to Learn and Love Vocabulary

Word Nerds takes you inside classrooms at a high-poverty urban school and shows how two teachers implement creative, flexible vocabulary instruction that improves their students’ word knowledge and confidence, enhances classroom community, and increases achievement. Leslie Montgomery and Margot Holmes Smith weave vocabulary into each school day using multisensory instruction that includes music, art, literature, […]

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The Power of the Adolescent Brain: Strategies for Teaching Middle and High School Students

Moody. Reckless. Impractical. Insecure. Distracted. These are all words commonly used to describe adolescents. But what if we recast these traits in a positive light? Teens possess insight, passion, idealism, sensitivity, and creativity in abundance—all qualities that can make a significant positive contribution to society. In this thought-provoking book, Thomas Armstrong looks at the power […]

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Educational options for gifted students

D. Page 1. Appendix 1: Programming Options . Enrichment. There is a wide variety of ways Educational acceleration is one of the cornerstones of …

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