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Urban education: the hope factor

Urban education: the hope factor

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Published by Saunders in Philadelphia (Pa.), London .
Written in English


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StatementAtron Gentry... [et al]; Byrd Jones: Coordinating Editor.
SeriesControversies in education
ContributionsGentry, Atron., Jones, Byrd L.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17278866M

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Urban education. Philadelphia, Saunders, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors.

About Urban education: the hope factor book Journal. Get hard-hitting, focused analyses of critical concerns facing inner-city schools in Urban Education (UEX).This ground-breaking publication provides thought-provoking commentary on key issues from gender-balanced and racially diverse perspectives.

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This volume illuminates the most pressing challenges faced by urban schools, teachers, teacher candidates, and teacher training programs and offers a range of insights and possibilities for urban teacher education and teaching.

Covering issues spanning the broadly theoretical to the urgently practical, it goes beyond the traditional discourses in teacher education to focus on diversity, social Cited by: “The author blends his personal experiences with wide-ranging interviews and a dash of research to provide a largely sound analysis of the state of urban education.”―Phil Brand, Washington Times “Hope and Despair in the American City is a rare policy book: brief, personal, and flat-out persuasive.

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The most devastating truth is that there also exists an educational system incapable of providing enough hope for enough of these children to find a way out in the unseen.

Thus, "A Hope in the Unseen" should not only be required reading in High School but it shoud be required in all teacher training by: This book is intended for all students, practitioners, and researchers involved in urban education.

It is appropriate as a text for student teaching and field experience seminars, and for courses dealing with social issues, educational policy, curriculum development, and multicultural teacher education.

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You may want to use a reading from an earlier or later grade level. because the formula does not factor in conceptual difficulty of a text. Grade 2. Hope and Despair in the American City: Why There Are No Bad Schools in Raleigh by Gerald Grant – Catherine Tumber Urban Outfitters Hope and Despair in the American City: But his book is essential reading not only for his target audience of education reformers but for anyone concerned with the fate of smaller cities.

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Arguably, more than any other single factor, the Detroit ruling ensured that black and poor children in cities like Syracuse would continue to be segregated" (p.

Despite the recent changes in. Exploring the Nuances of Urban School Reform. By Matthew Lynch. Decem A number of school districts view preschool education as a factor that will influence overall effectiveness across all schools located within the district.

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In both rural and urban areas, the sample was selected from school districts that were in economically disadvantaged and high-risk areas. Thirty-eight schools in urban areas (13 in Durham, NC, 10 in Nashville, TN, 15 in Seattle, WA) and 17 schools in a rural tricounty area in central Pennsylvania provided the sampling by: