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Teemant, Annela; Borgioli Yoder, Gina; Sherman, Brandon J.; Santamaría Graff, Cristina – Theory Into Practice, 2021
Equity has often been identified as a foundational concept for truly inclusive and reciprocal partnerships among schools, families, and communities. Equity can be difficult for schools to achieve without cultivating new paradigms for interacting with historically marginalized students, families, and communities. In order to bridge the ideal of…
Descriptors: Equal Education, Inclusion, Partnerships in Education, Family School Relationship
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Albrecht, Donna – Theory Into Practice, 2021
University education partners have great potential to facilitate schools' moving from a school led traditional approach for family involvement to an asset based, empowerment approach to partnerships. On this journey, educators grapple with the cognitive dissonance of change as they engage their emerging multilingual families in the lives of their…
Descriptors: Parent Participation, Empowerment, Partnerships in Education, Family School Relationship
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Landay, Eileen; Heath, Shirley Brice – Theory Into Practice, 2021
Schools, community organizations, and major cultural entities can address educational inequities by engaging parents and children in arts processes, projects, and performances. Three cases featuring work in the arts show promise in contributing to the positive academic and social development of learners across the socio-economic spectrum. Learning…
Descriptors: Equal Education, Family School Relationship, School Community Relationship, Art Activities
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Santamaría Graff, Cristina – Theory Into Practice, 2021
Family as Faculty (FAF) approaches originate from family-centered healthcare models and have been adapted in special education teacher education programs to positively influence and impact pre-service special education teachers' dispositional understandings of working and collaborating with parents/families. However, the majority of research…
Descriptors: Family Role, Teacher Educators, Special Education Teachers, Preservice Teacher Education
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Baquedano-López, Patricia – Theory Into Practice, 2021
In this article I introduce a framework that centers indigenous educational sovereignty in university-school partnerships. Developed from collaborative work with Indigenous Maya families who are migrants from Yucatan, Mexico, the framework operates from an understanding that Indigenous parents have knowledge that is important for their children to…
Descriptors: Immigrants, American Indian Students, College School Cooperation, Foreign Countries
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Wozolek, Boni – Theory Into Practice, 2021
This article argues that chosen family structures are critical for LGBTQ+ youth of color. Further, it articulates the inherent sense of agency that is found in choosing a family--something that not only shapes young ways of being, knowing, and doing but impacts their ability to resist toxic cultural norms that all too often position students for…
Descriptors: LGBTQ People, Family Structure, Social Bias, School Role
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Brooks, Katie; Kandel-Cisco, Brooke; Bhathena, Catherine – Theory Into Practice, 2021
Transformative approaches are essential for teachers, researchers, and teacher educators to rethink their identities and roles and to position themselves as both collaborators with and learners from immigrant families and communities. In this article, we share how Transformational Theory and Critical Participatory Action Research (CPAR) creates…
Descriptors: Professional Identity, Teacher Role, Role Perception, Attitude Change
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Sefton-Green, Julian – Theory Into Practice, 2021
Digital writing is constantly in tension with the way that school recontextualizes forms of resistance and vernacular knowledge in order to sustain control and power relations across society. Yet the social practices of digital writing are diverse, wide-ranging and constantly challenge forms of authorized knowledge across a variety of different…
Descriptors: Writing (Composition), Technology Uses in Education, Technological Literacy, Definitions
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Parry, Becky Lucy; Taylor, Lucy – Theory Into Practice, 2021
This article utilizes the term "digital authoring" in order to explore the ways in which children create multi-modal, digital media texts. Drawing on the notion of "emergent literacy" we share vignettes from different pedagogical and research contexts where children use media to tell stories in different forms with different…
Descriptors: Emergent Literacy, Writing (Composition), Multimedia Materials, Technology Uses in Education
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Aguilera, Earl – Theory Into Practice, 2021
This article uses a lens of procedural literacies to theorize youth practices of digital game-playing, modification, and creation as digital writing. The concept of procedurality describes the ways that videogames and other digital media are composed of systems of processes--computational or otherwise, which define these artifacts in form,…
Descriptors: Computer Games, Video Games, Writing (Composition), Programming
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Pandya, Jessica Zacher – Theory Into Practice, 2021
In this essay I view writing as a communicative practice, and ask how and in what ways teachers and students define the role of writing in relation to digital video composition. While there is much research on the importance of multimodal composition, and teachers are being encouraged to incorporate more digital making into their curricula, we…
Descriptors: Writing (Composition), Computer Uses in Education, Video Technology, Multimedia Materials
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Valdivia, Andrea – Theory Into Practice, 2021
Much of the everyday lives of young people happens on social media, mainly those image-centric platforms, like Instagram. Participation in these platforms has increased practices of meaning-making associated with vernacular literacies. Digital production on Instagram articulates traditions from vernacular writing and photography and is…
Descriptors: Video Technology, Film Production, Social Media, Multimedia Materials
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McKnight, Lucinda – Theory Into Practice, 2021
This article explores challenges faced when curriculum designers address pre-service English teachers as digital writers, in a "teacher as writer" program. The article considers the resilience of print dominance in writing, including in tertiary digital education spaces and how the rhetoric of digital expansion is accompanied by…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Preservice Teachers, Curriculum Design, Writing (Composition)
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Jensen, Bryant; Thompson, Gregory A. – Theory Into Practice, 2020
Some argue that supporting minoritized students' "academic language" (AL) development fosters equity in education. Others contend that AL is hegemonic, and that attempts to teach it perpetuate inequities across racial, ethnic, social class, immigrant, and related sociocultural and linguistic student differences. In this article, we frame…
Descriptors: Academic Language, Interdisciplinary Approach, Teaching Methods, Metalinguistics
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Moore, Jason; Schleppegrell, Mary – Theory Into Practice, 2020
In this article, we show how close attention to language throughout a socio-scientific investigation supports upper elementary Arabic-speaking students to learn English while participating in valued disciplinary practices in science. Engagement in reading and writing with a focus on language also enables them to bring critical perspectives to the…
Descriptors: Academic Language, Elementary School Students, Content Area Reading, Content Area Writing
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