Culturally Responsive Teaching and The Brain

Culturally Responsive Teaching and The Brain

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.

Author: Zaretta Hammond

Publisher: Corwin Press

ISBN: 9781483308029

Category: Education

Page: 192

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A bold, brain-based teaching approach to culturally responsive instruction 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. 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. The book includes: Information on how one’s culture programs the brain to process data and affects learning relationships Ten “key moves” to build students’ learner operating systems and prepare them to become independent learners Prompts for action and valuable self-reflection
Categories: Education

Implementing Culturally Responsive Practices in Education

Implementing Culturally Responsive Practices in Education

Culturally Responsive Teaching and The Brain: Promoting Authentic
Engagement and Rigor Among Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Students.
Thousand Oaks, CA; Corwin, a SAGE Company. Hammond, Z. (2016). Culturally
responsive ...

Author: Crosby-Cooper, Tricia

Publisher: IGI Global

ISBN: 9781799833338

Category: Education

Page: 310

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With the recent increase of student diversity in the educational system, there is a need for cultural responsiveness. Cultural responsiveness, or culturally responsive practices, help to break down barriers that may cause or contribute to academic, behavioral, social emotional, and/or mental health difficulties demonstrated by students. Implementing culturally responsive practices increases equitable education opportunities for all students. Implementing Culturally Responsive Practices in Education is an essential research publication that looks to increase educators? knowledge and skillsets to obtain a better understanding of working with students from different cultural, linguistic, and economic backgrounds. Moreover, the book allows educators to obtain a deeper understanding of the current issues with proposed interventions regarding cultural responsiveness and how to best support the students with whom they work. Featuring a wide range of topics including social justice, equality, and special education, this book is ideal for professionals, educators, administrators, curriculum designers, academicians, researchers, and students.
Categories: Education

Teaching Practices from America s Best Urban Schools

Teaching Practices from America s Best Urban Schools

In collaboration with teacher colleagues, engage in a book study of Culturally
Responsive Teaching and the Brain: Promoting Authentic Engagement and
Rigor Among Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Students (Hammond, 2015; ...

Author: Joseph F. Johnson, Jr.

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781351204330

Category: Education

Page: 166

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Discover the teaching practices that make the biggest difference in student performance! The new edition of this practical, research-based book gives leaders and teachers an even closer look at instructional practices from top award-winning urban schools. With refreshed examples from high-performing teachers and detailed analyses of these practices, the authors demystify the achievement of these schools while offering a practical guide to help educators apply these practices in their contexts. Teaching Practices from America's Best Urban Schools is a valuable tool for any educator in both urban and non urban schools that serve diverse student populations, including English language learners and children from low-income families. What’s New: Additional "What It Is/What It Isn’t" boxes help educators distinguish the subtle differences in the implementation of practices that lead to impressive learning results "Practice Guides" and "Practical Next Steps" for each of the 8 Success Factors encourage self-assessment and collaboration Expansion of topics address current developments in education and additional examples from award-winning elementary, middle, and high schools provide new insights.
Categories: Education