Literacy for a Better World: The Promise of Teaching in Diverse Classrooms

Literacy for a Better World: The Promise of Teaching in Diverse Classrooms

By: Laura Schneider Van Der Ploeg (author)Paperback

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This book brings literacy research and culturally relevant pedagogy together to offer a comprehensive vision of what socially just teaching can look like in the secondary English classroom. The author, an experienced professional developer and teacher, provides a powerful framework for analyzing classroom instruction with regard to ideals of stance, relevance, access, identity, and agency. Chapters provide models that have worked in real classrooms, including a model for developing units of study in social justice. The final chapter addresses how educational leaders can create conditions for socially just teaching and learning in todays diverse schools.

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Product Details

  • publication date: 15/08/2012
  • ISBN13: 9780807753514
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 192
  • ID: 9780807753514
  • weight: 249
  • ISBN10: 0807753513

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