In this new book, the editors from the best-selling volume Rallying the Whole Village (1996), move beyond theory to present powerful, day-to-day experiences of change in school communities. Community members, business leaders, school board members, superintendents, principals, teachers, and parents across the country share their experiences as they have tried to create school communities in which all adults help young people develop and learn. The professional development activities described in this book will help prepare preservice and in-service teachers, administrators, and parents to do the kind of collaborative diagnostic and problem-solving work that has been so successful in transforming schools across the country.Students were encouraged to solicit letters of recommendation as well as to prepare resumes. ... Any student who is enrolled in our school, from pre- kindergarten to eighth grade, can open an account in our bank with a minimum $10.00anbsp;...
|Title||:||Child by Child|
|Author||:||James P. Comer|
|Publisher||:||Teachers College Press - 1999|