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Hansen, C. Bobbi – Teachers College Press, 2019
"The Heart and Science of Teaching" shows readers why and how to connect essential social-emotional factors and critical cognitive aspects of learning for all students. Incorporating the latest research demonstrating that students really cannot learn well without social-emotional connections within their learning communities, the book…
Descriptors: Social Development, Emotional Development, Teaching Methods, Evidence Based Practice
Guralnick, Michael J. – Brookes Publishing Company, 2019
After decades of rapid evolution and groundbreaking research, the field of early intervention can be understood within a common framework: the Developmental Systems Approach (DSA). Created by a highly influential leader in the field, Michael Guralnick, this evidence-based, relationship-oriented, family-centered framework focuses on strengthening…
Descriptors: Early Intervention, Family Environment, Interaction, Family Relationship
Schultz, Katherine – Harvard Education Press, 2019
Distrust characterizes much of the current political discourse in the United States today. It shapes our feelings about teachers, schools, and policies. In "Distrust and Educational Change," Katherine Schultz argues that distrust--and the failure to recognize and address it--significantly contributes to the failure of policies meant to…
Descriptors: Trust (Psychology), Educational Change, Educational Policy, Educational Practices
Henig, Jeffrey R.; Jacobsen, Rebecca; Reckhow, Sarah – Harvard Education Press, 2019
"Outside Money in School Board Elections" documents and analyzes the injection of external funding into local elections. Local school board contests have recently become flashpoints of national donor interest. Some observers see this engagement as a needed boost for complacent school districts while others view it as a threat to local…
Descriptors: Boards of Education, Elections, Financial Support, School Districts
Asaoka, Chitose – Multilingual Matters, 2019
This book examines the perspectives and experiences of student teachers who are in the process of becoming secondary school English teachers in Japan. It reports on the trainee teachers' attitudes towards theory and practice in their professional development. Through a discussion of what professional expertise should look like in this context, the…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Preservice Teachers, Secondary School Teachers, Language Teachers
Narcy-Combes, Marie-Françoise; Narcy-Combes, Jean-Paul; McAllister, Julie; Leclère, Malory; Miras, Grégory – Multilingual Matters, 2019
The majority of people around the world live in multilingual societies, and so it follows that plurilingualism should be considered normal. This book proposes a flexible and adaptive framework for designing and implementing language learning environments and tasks, which will be useful for practitioners working in classrooms where many languages…
Descriptors: Multilingualism, Second Language Learning, Second Language Instruction, Language Usage
Coady, Maria – Multilingual Matters, 2019
This book examines the educational gaps that multilingual students in rural communities experience. It argues that responsive, successful relationships between schools and multilingual families are a crucial aspect of all educators' work and that no single strategy will work for all families. Rural multilingual family engagement involves building…
Descriptors: Multilingualism, Rural Areas, Family School Relationship, Family Involvement
Kippax, Rod – Peter Lang Publishing Group, 2019
"Disrupting Schools: The Institutional Conditions of Disordered Behaviour" represents an applied sociological address to the intractable patterns of educational exclusion of students diagnosed with "emotional and behavioural disorders." Starting with the finding that these students commonly share educational trajectories…
Descriptors: Behavior Disorders, Emotional Disturbances, Inclusion, Violence
Astor, Ron Avi; Benbenisthty, Rami – Oxford University Press, 2019
Since 2005, bullying, school violence, and school safety literatures have expanded dramatically in content, disciplines, and empirical studies. However, despite this massive expansion of research, there has also been a surprising lack of theoretical and empirical direction to guide efforts on how to advance basic science and practical applications…
Descriptors: Bullying, Violence, School Safety, Educational Environment
Darling-Hammond, Linda; Oakes, Jeannie – Harvard Education Press, 2019
"Preparing Teachers for Deeper Learning" answers an urgent call for teachers who educate children from diverse backgrounds to meet the demands of a changing world. In today's knowledge economy, teachers must prioritize problem-solving ability, adaptability, critical thinking, and the development of interpersonal and collaborative skills…
Descriptors: Student Diversity, Teacher Competencies, Problem Solving, Adjustment (to Environment)
Whitelaw, Jessica – Routledge Research in Education, 2019
This book highlights the unique and co-generative intersections of the arts and literacy that promote critical and socially engaged teaching and learning. Based on a year-long ethnography with two literacy teachers and their students in an arts-based public high school, this volume makes an argument for arts-based education as the cultivation of a…
Descriptors: Art Education, Literacy Education, Ethnography, Public Schools
Van den Branden, Kris – Routledge Research in Education, 2019
"Rethinking Schools and Renewing Energy for Learning" presents a comprehensive view on the major challenges educators face in the 21st century, and the ways in which schools can make a difference. It describes key principles that can serve as guidelines for tackling those challenges in an effective and manageable way, looking both at…
Descriptors: Educational Change, 21st Century Skills, Teaching Methods, Guides
Schwartz, Harriet L. – Stylus Publishing LLC, 2019
At a time when many aspects of the faculty role are in question, Harriet Schwartz, the author of "Connected Teaching," argues that the role of teachers is as important as ever and is evolving profoundly. She believes the relationships faculty have with individual students and with classes and cohorts are the essential driver of teaching…
Descriptors: College Faculty, Teacher Role, Teacher Student Relationship, Power Structure
Weiss, Elaine; Reville, Paul – Harvard Education Press, 2019
In "Broader, Bolder, Better," authors Elaine Weiss, of the Broader, Bolder Approach to Education campaign, and Paul Reville, former Massachusetts education secretary, make a compelling case for a fundamental change in the way we view education. The authors argue for a large-scale expansion of community-school partnerships in order to…
Descriptors: Poverty, Disadvantaged Youth, Resilience (Psychology), Role of Education
Goffin, Stacie G.; Washington, Valora – Teachers College Press, 2019
"Ready or Not" made its mark in 2007 by boldly calling for a field-wide response to the question: "What defines and bounds early care and education as a field of practice?" A dozen years later, this question remains pivotal to the field's understanding of its present and its aspirations for the future. In this updated and…
Descriptors: Early Childhood Education, Educational Practices, Educational Trends, Trend Analysis
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