Aiming High: Raising Attainment of Pupils from Culturally-Diverse Backgrounds

Binding: 7
Pages: 128
Pub Date: 22/08/2007
ISBN: 9781412929394
Availability: In stock
Quick overview Based on the authors' research and practical experience, this book contains proven strategies for raising the academic attainment of every learner, especially students from culturally diverse backgrounds.
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What can schools do to raise the academic attainment of every pupil? Helping you to ensure that every pupil fulfils their potential, this book draws on the authors' research and practical experience to demonstrate what can be done to raise attainment, especially in pupils from culturally diverse backgrounds. This book contains tried-and-tested strategies for: o inducting asylum seekers o supporting bilingual learners o working with gypsy and traveller children o raising the attainment of black boys o working with parents and the local community Highly practical, this book contains lesson activities, suggestions for improving your teaching skills, case studies and activities for professional reflection. All teachers, teaching assistants and teacher trainers, especially those working in culturally diverse classrooms, will want to read this book.

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