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Title Educating Latino students : a guide to successful practice / edited by Maria Luisa Gonzalez, Ana Huerta-Macias, Josefina Villamil Tinajero.

Imprint Lancaster, Pa. : Technomic Pub. Co., c1998.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  371.82968 Ed83    ---  Available
Description xix, 383 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Successfully educating Latinos : the pivotal role of the principal / Maria Luisa Gonzalez -- Learning for Latinos : the sociocultural perspective / Ana Huerta-Macias -- Fostering the home-school connection for Latinos / Alma Flor Ada, Nancy Jean Smith -- Developmentally appropriate practice : rethinking the preschool curriculum with Latino families / Elizabeth Quintero -- Emergent literacy : implications for kindergarten settings / Maria Cristina Gonzalez -- Learning environments supportive of young Latinos / Cecilia Espinosa, Karen Moore, Irene Serna.
Developing language and literacy in bilingual classrooms / Josefina Villamil Tinajero, Sandra Rollins Hurley, Elizabeth Varela Lozano -- Issues in the teaching of math and science to Latinos / Yolanda de la Cruz -- Standardized testing of Latino students : a legacy in need of reform / Jozi de Leon, Linda J. Holman -- Latinos in the United States : a tapestry of diversity / Alicia Salinas Sosa -- Profile of leadership at the middle- high-school levels : successful schools and their principals / Maria Luisa Gonzalez, Ana Huerta-Macias.
Middle schools for Latinos : a framework for success / Rebecca Benjamin -- Literacy instruction for middle-school Latinos / Karin M. Wiburg -- Transforming high schools to meet the needs of Latinos / Julia Rosa Emslie, Juan A. Contreras, Virginia R. Padilla -- Aspects of successful programs for unschooled Latino immigrants/recent arrivals at the secondary level / Nancy J. Lucas -- Alternative assessment for Latino students / Ann del Vecchio, Cyndee Gustke, Judith Wilde -- Creating a climate for critical systemic assessment / Christopher Nelson, Cecilia Navarrete, Paul Martinez.
Subject Hispanic American students -- Education.
Education, Bilingual.
Added Author Gonzalez, Maria Luisa.
Huerta-Macias, Ana.
Villamil Tinajero, Josefina.
ISBN 1566765684

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