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Reaching the
The No Child Left Behind Act has brought new accountability to all phases of education. Of tremendous concern is the minority gap and the achievement levels of African American students in our nation's classrooms.

DayOne Publishing is proud to offer this laminated reference card, "Reaching the African American Student," as part of the solution for closing the minority gap in our public education.

Covered on This Laminated Card

This card includes a wealth of  strategies regarding minority learning styles, culture and education approaches---techniques proven by research and classroom implementation:

  • What to do on the first day and the first week of school
  • A wide range of strategies for learning about your students and their community
  • How to build academic self-esteem in your minority students
  • Specific strategies for eliminating the gap
  • Understanding Field Dependency
  • Teaching strategies for engaging your students
  • Routines to establish in your classroom.
  • Subject-specific strategies.

Within each category is a wealth of information, including suggestions for implementation, examples and expected outcomes.

Specific techniques discussed on this card include:

  • Goal Interviews
  • Disclosing the Lesson
  • Oral Communication
  • Establishing Social Learning Sets
  • Higher-order Questions
  • Building Inference Skills
  • Expectation Management

And many, many more.

The success and learning of all children has never been more important. Add this card to your planning book and let it help you reach your minority students as you've never done before.
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Reaching the
African American Student
by Rosie Kelley, MEd

Rosie Kelley
Strategies for Closing the Minority Gap
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Who will find this card indispensable?

  • ALL Teachers
  • All Administrators
  • Trainers
  • Consultants
  • Minority Achievement Departments
  • In-service providers

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