9 edition of The education of an urban minority found in the catalog.
The education of an urban minority
James W. Sanders
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||James W. Sanders.|
|Series||The Urban life in America series|
|LC Classifications||LC503.C47 S26|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xviii, 278 p. :|
|Number of Pages||278|
|LC Control Number||75046372|
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A comprehensive study of the Catholic schools of Chicago that challenges their anti-intellectual image and lauds their willingness to accommodate culturally diverse populations. These parochial schools began traditionally, as a response to anti-Catholic sentiment in the public schools and as a way to instill Church doctrine on such controversial matters as sex education.
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Its central goals are the improvement of minority achievement, the elimination of the achievement gap, and the. About This Journal. Get hard-hitting, focused analyses of critical concerns facing inner-city schools in Urban Education (UEX).This ground-breaking publication provides thought-provoking commentary on key issues from gender-balanced and racially diverse perspectives.
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New York, N.Y.: ERIC Clearinghouse on Urban Education, Institute for Urban and Minority Education, Teachers College, Columbia University, - Edition/Format: Print book: National government publication: English View all editions and formats. Christopher Emdin is an associate professor in the Department of Mathematics, Science, and Technology at Teachers College, Columbia University, where he also serves as associate director of the Institute for Urban and Minority Education.
The creator of the #HipHopEd social media movement and Science Genius B.A.T.T.L.E.S., Emdin was named the Multicultural Educator of the Year by the 5/5(1). This book features vivid case studies that bring to life real children, school personnel, and family members from the bestselling book Why Are So Many Minority Students in Special Education.
Once again addressing the disproportionate placement of minority students in special education programs, this new book includes the voices and perspectives of all stakeholders to show the tremendous /5(19).
Of particular interest in this regard is the Institute for Urban and Minority Education, which gives special emphasis to research, development, training and service programs designed to improve education in the nation’s cities and for minority group members.
This collection of papers discusses issues related to the overidentification of minority students in special education. After a "Foreword" (Senator James M. Jeffords) and an introduction, "Racial Inequality in Special Education" (Daniel J. Losen and Gary Orfield), 11 chapters include: (1) "Community and School Predictors of Overrepresentation of Minority Children in Special Education" (Donald Cited by: In a massive survey of urban education, Education Week concluded that “most 4th graders who live in U.S.
cities can’t read and understand a simple children’s book, and most 8th graders can. This report reviews six recently published books on the education of urban and minority youth, and the social and cultural environment in which they live.
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The quest for esoteric methods of trying to educate these children proceeds as if such children had never been successfully educated before, when in fact there are concrete examples, both from history and from our own times, of schools that have been successful in educating children from low-income families and from minority families.
The Achievement Gap: Minority students’ access to high-quality education and achievement improved over the past few decades; as measured by the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP), the black-white test score gap narrowed between the early s and in both reading and mathematics for students at all three ages tested (age Cited by: 4.
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Emdin (Mathematics, Science, and Technology/Teachers College, Columbia Univ.; Urban Science Education for the Hip-Hop Generation, )—associate director of Columbia’s Institute for Urban and Minority Education and recipient of a Multicultural Educator of the Year award from the National Association of Multicultural Author: Christopher Emdin.
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