Bridging the Literacy Achievement Gap, Grades 4-12

Bridging the Literacy Achievement Gap, Grades 4-12

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This book addresses critical issues related to pre-adolescent and adolescent literacy learners with a focus on closing the achievement gap. Despite efforts by educators and policymakers during the past several decades, certain groups of students--primarily African American students, English language learners, and students from low-income homes--continue to underperform on commonly used measures of academic achievement. Too often, teachers and administrators lack both proper preparation and good ideas to confront these issues.Listen to a narrative essay written by Brandy, the fifth grader whose aquot;Where Ia#39;m Fromaquot; poem conveyed the values of her family and community in a positive light. In a piece aptly titled, aquot;My Life as a Girl, aquot; we see the pain and confusionanbsp;...

Title:Bridging the Literacy Achievement Gap, Grades 4-12
Author: Dorothy S. Strickland, Donna E. Alvermann
Publisher:Teachers College Press - 2004-01-01

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