Hawker Brownlow Education

The Kids Left Behind: Catching Up the Underachieving Children of Poverty

Author: Robert Barr, William Parrett

Availability: In Stock

Code: SOT3537

ISBN: 9781742393537

No of Pages: 232

Publish date: 25/03/2010

Price: $48.95

Description

Successfully reach and teach the underachieving children of poverty with the help of this comprehensive resource. The authors have compiled 18 timely research studies to reveal an abundance of practical, usable best-practice strategies you can implement at district, school and classroom levels. Keep this collection of relevant research topics close at hand to access: Essential leadership characteristics to improve student achievement; Strategies for engaging parents, the community, and schools to work together; How to maintain high expectations for the underachieving children of poverty; Methods for creating a culture of assessment and data literacy.