Support and engage the many different kinds of learners in schools. This book examines the most effective strategies for leading diverse students in developing the skills they need inside and outside the classroom. By understanding and exploring students' emotional, cultural, and academic needs, educators will be better prepared to teach all students and help them become lifelong learners.
Introduction: Blaming the Lettuce
Chapter 1: Understanding Our Inner Hero
Chapter 2: Knowing Those Kids
Chapter 3: Adopting Apprenticeship Learning
Chapter 4: Learning Foundation One—A Safe Learning Environment
Chapter 5: Learning Foundation Two—Procedures and Routines
Chapter 6: Learning Foundation Three—A Growth Mindset
Chapter 7: Learning Foundation Four—Student Talk
Chapter 8: Learning Foundation Five—Student Self-Assessment
Chapter 9: Learning Foundation Six—Mindfulness
Chapter 10: Teaching With the Social-Emotional Self in Mind
Chapter 11: Teaching With the Cultural Self in Mind
Chapter 12: Teaching With the Academic Self in Mind
Epilogue: Leaving a Hero's Legacy—The Choice Is Yours
Create an accountSign up and save 20% on your next book or video order!