Adolescent Literacy, Field Tested: Effective Solutions for by Sheri R. Parris, Douglas Fisher, Kathy Headley

By Sheri R. Parris, Douglas Fisher, Kathy Headley

Utilize your tutorial time with this selection of confirmed, research-based educating practices from best pros in adolescent literacy. members take you inside of exemplary school rooms to watch adolescent literacy practices within the context of genuine tuition environments and from the viewpoints of frontline educators. you will discover top practices in key components corresponding to writing, comprehension, vocabulary, cooperative studying, new literacies, evaluation, and the content material areas.

Chapters tackle the demanding situations cutting-edge center- and secondary-grade lecturers face, spanning the content material parts, and illustrate powerful educating tools for either the overall secondary pupil inhabitants and person populations comparable to suffering readers, English-language inexperienced persons, and African American newbies. moreover, chapters spotlight a version highschool atmosphere, a forward-thinking expert improvement software for secondary educators, powerful practices of award-winning lecturers, and proposals for innovative inservice PD programs.

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