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Courageous conversations about race : a field guide for attaining equity in schools

Author: Glenn E Singleton; Curtis Linton
Publisher: Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Corwin ; London : SAGE [distributor], 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Examining the achievement gap through the prism of race, the authors explain how to use "courageous conversations" to create a learning community that promotes academic parity.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Glenn E Singleton; Curtis Linton
ISBN: 0761988769 9780761988762 0761988777 9780761988779
OCLC Number: 62177870
Awards: Winner of National Staff Development Council Book of the Year 2006
Winner of USA Book News Best Book Award: Education PreK-12 2006
Winner of ForeWord Magazine Book of the Year Award: Reference 2006
Description: 312 pages
Contents: ForewordPrefaceAcknowledgmentsAbout the Authors1. Breaking the Silence: Ushering in Courageous Conversation About RacePart I. Passion: An Essential Characteristic of Anti-Racist Leadership2. What's So Courageous About This Conversation?3. Why Race?4. Agreeing to Talk About RacePart II. Practice: The Foundation of Anti-Racist Leadership5. The First Condition: Getting Personal Right Here and Right Now6. The Second Condition: Keeping the Spotlight on Race7. The Third Condition: Engaging Multiple Racial Perspectives8. The Fourth Condition: Keeping Us All at the Table9. The Fifth Condition: What Do You Mean By "Race"?10. The Sixth Condition: Let's Talk About WhitenessPart III. Persistence: The Key to Anti-Racist Leadership11. How Anti-Racist Leaders Close the Achievement Gap12. Exploring a Systemic Framework for Closing the Racial Achievement Gap13. Using Courageous Conversation to Achieve Equity in SchoolsResource: Racism and the Achievement GapReferencesIndex
Responsibility: Glenn E. Singleton and Curtis Linton.

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"Singleton and Linton challenge educators to move beyond recognizing the existence of a racial achievement gap and to develop strategies to eliminate it." -- Curriculum Connections, Fall 2006 "In an Read more...

 
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