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Culturally Responsive Teaching and the Brain: Promoting Authentic Engagement and Rigor Among Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Students


ISBN: 9781483308012

Contributors: Hammond, Zaretta L (Author)

Publisher: Corwin Publishers, 2014

Dewey: 370.117

Binding: Paperback (Readerbound Available)

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Accelerated Reader N/A
Lexile Level 0000
Guided Reading N/A
Interest N/A

BISAC: Education | Multicultural Education, Education | Aims & Objectives


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Description

<strong></strong> <strong><em>A bold, brain-based teaching approach to culturally responsive instruction</em></strong></p> <br /> To close the achievement gap, diverse classrooms need a proven framework for optimizing student engagement. Culturally responsive instruction has shown promise, but many teachers have struggled with its implementation--until now. </p> </p> In this book, Zaretta Hammond draws on cutting-edge neuroscience research to offer an innovative approach for designing and implementing brain-compatible culturally responsive instruction. </p> </p> The book includes: </p> </p> <ul> Information on how one's culture programs the brain to process data and affects learning relationships</li> Ten "key moves" to build students' learner operating systems and prepare them to become independent learners</li> Prompts for action and valuable self-reflection</li> </ul>

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