School Matters: Why African American Students Need Multiple Forms of Capital (Counterpoints: Studies in the Postmodern Theory of Education) by RoSusan D. Bartee

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  • Evaluation,
  • Philosophy & Social Aspects,
  • Sociology - Urban,
  • Education

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ContributionsVernon C. Polite (Foreword)
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Number of Pages173
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ISBN 101433100398
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[RoSusan D Bartee; M Christopher Brown]. Contemporary Perspectives on Capital in Educational Contexts, too, is an expansion of the work of School matters: Why African American students need multiple forms of capital, where Bartee & Brown () examines how the acquisition and possession of capital equips African American students in a highperforming, high-achieving magnet school in Chicago 3/5(1).

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i-xv, ; (Vol. ) Literacy Research for Political Action and Social Change pp. i-xv, School matters: Why African American students need multiple forms of capital. New York: Peter Lang. This book explores commonplace ideas of capital in schools, yet also expands the discussion to advocate multiple forms of capital for the benefit of African American students and diverse communities.

Contemporary Perspectives on Capital in Educational Contexts, too, is an expansion of the work of School Matters: Why African American Students Need Multiple Forms of Capital, where Bartee & Brown () examines how the acquisition and possession of capital equips African American students in a highperforming, high-achieving magnet school in Chicago.

Contemporary Perspectives on Capital in Educational Contexts, too, is an expansion of the work of School matters: Why African American students need multiple forms of capital, where Bartee & Brown () examines how the acquisition and possession of capital equips African American students in a highperforming, high-achieving magnet school in Chicago.

UNLV authors honored for publications in UNLV Lied Library Authors Book Title/Call Number Bender, Steven W., Raquel E. Aldana, Gilbert P. Carrasco, and School Matters: Why African American Students Need Multiple Forms of Capital.

New York: Peter Lang Publishing,   Abstract. The issues and struggles facing school principals today seem daunting, especially for urban school principals. Educational leaders in the United States encounter serious challenges, much like their counterparts in other nations as they struggle to deal with greater external problems like overcrowding, grinding poverty, and problematic politics that impede the Cited by: A 'read' is counted each time someone views a publication summary (such as the title, abstract, and list of authors), clicks on a figure, or views or downloads the full-text.

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of a disproportionate number of people of color. In US schools, Latino and African-American students face the interlocking effects of racial, economic, and educational structures. From the outset this establishes the centrality of both class and race analysis to school outcomes and policies designed to address them.

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Authors Book Title/Call Number. Bender, Steven W., Raquel E. Aldana, Gilbert P. Carrasco, and School Matters: Why African American Students Need Multiple Forms of Capital. New York: Peter Lang Publishing, True or False: a large portion of the achievement gap can be explained by African American students hesitancy to excel in school for feel of being accused of "acting white" True These things lead blacks to doubt their own intellectual ability and associate book learning and school with being white.

Introduction. Over the past two decades, the number and types of after-school programs have increased substantially. Billions of private and public dollars are spent annually to operate approximat public elementary school and additional middle and high school after-school programs across the United States (Parsad and Lewis ).After-school programs Cited by: Title: Thriving in the Midst of Adversity: Educator Maudelle Brown Bousfield's Struggles in Chicago, Created Date: 4/16/ PM.

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Bartee: Six Lenses for Anti-Oppressive Education. No matter what measure you want to use, things are getting better — graduation, ACT scores, test scores, college going, suspensions, expulsions.

All are pointed in the right direction for all groups of students — African Americans, Hispanics, Asians, Whites, high. Vernon C. Polite is the author of African American Males in School and Society ( avg rating, 0 ratings, 0 reviews), The State of the African American 4/5(1).

Teacher question: I am a Reading Coach at a Title I middle school serving a student population of 95% African American.

Less than 40% of our students read at/or above grade level. My goal is to increase the amount of individual time that our students spend reading novels. My suggestion has been to add more classroom novels that are about African Americans, and African American.

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Student Life and matters relating to faculty, curriculum, education policies and academic counseling; Graduate School. Vitae - M. Christopher Brown II Page 4 School matters: Why African American students need multiple forms of capital.

New York: Peter Lang. Brown, M. C., w/ Bartee, R. Perceived Prejudice and School Context. In the American educational system, there is frequent discussion of “good” schools and “bad” schools, with such labels most often defined by institutional resources that clearly delineate schools serving specific student demographics (Kozol, ; Rothstein, ).Yet schools are also places of interaction with socially- and Cited by: Using social capital theory as a conceptual framework, this study sought to identify unique characteristics of social capital held by successful African American students compared to.

A volume in Contemporary Perspectives on Capital in Educational Contexts Series Editor RoSusan D. Bartee, University of Mississippi The edited volume, Contemporary Perspectives on Capital in Educational Contexts, is timely in its unique and appropriate analyses of the prevailing internal and external dynamics of capital as indicative of the type.

This paper reviews the research literature on the relationship between parental involvement (PI) and academic achievement, with special focus on the secondary school (middle and high school) level.

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