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In Search Of The Dream: Designing Schools And Classrooms That Work For High Potential Students From Diverse Cultural Backgrounds
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,770. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / gifted
Educators are often unaware of how to find and serve high-ability students from diverse backgrounds. In Search of the Dream offers guiding principles for culturally diverse classrooms and curricular choices to support high-ability students from a variety of backgrounds
Million $ Class
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 96,420. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Business, Fiction » Literature » Educational
Jim Pointguard's last period class is small, but with the obnoxiously loud (and unforgettable) Kee-Kee and the sleeping giant Earvin, he struggles to keep control. Eventually, in an effort to motivate his students, Jim decides to teach a lesson about money. The students love the lesson, which leads to other lessons about money and success. Soon, the students are pushing to reach a $1,000,000 goal.
Low Income and Minority Students in Gifted Programs
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,220. Language: American English. Published: January 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / gifted, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Multicultural education
Research indicates that low-income and minority students continue to be underrepresented in gifted and talented programs across the United States. This e-book examines the underlying issues preventing equitable representation of low-income and minority students within existing gifted education programs.
Learning to Thrive in a Changing World: A Memoir
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,610. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
This memoir is a collection of stories about the situations I faced, and the lessons I learned, as I progressed from childhood in the Berkeley Public School System to senior leaderships positions at the National Science Foundation. The stories have been selected to cover the range of possible issues young people still are likely to have to face, even in this changing world.
From Root to Fruit: The Common KURA TM (Know, Understand, Relate, and Apply) A Democratic Approach to STEM Education
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,710. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / science & technology
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A new approach to teaching Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) to students of all ages and backgrounds using the new KURA (Know, Understand, Relate, and Apply).This manual is written with students, parents, and educators in mind with examples.
A Resource for Young Scholars
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,850. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2015. Categories: Essay » Business, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
In my memoir “Learning to Thrive in a Changing World,” I shared a collection of stories about events that happened during my career. Several friends suggested that some of the topics discussed could have been covered in greater depth – especially as those topics related to success, change, and service. I have taken their comments to heart. In this work.