Poor Students, Rich Teaching: Mindsets for Change (Raising Achievement for Youth at Risk) by Eric Jensen

Poor Students, Rich Teaching: Mindsets for Change (Raising Achievement for Youth at Risk)

Book Title: Poor Students, Rich Teaching: Mindsets for Change (Raising Achievement for Youth at Risk)

Publisher: Solution Tree

ISBN: 1936764512

Author: Eric Jensen


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First book in a two-book series

Growing up with his share of adversity, Eric Jensen knows firsthand the importance of rich teaching for economically disadvantaged students. In his book, Poor Students, Rich Teaching: Mindsets for Change, discover practical and research-based strategies to ensure all students, regardless of circumstance, are college and career ready. This thorough resource details the necessary but difficult work that teachers must do to establish the foundational changes essential to positively impact students from low-income families. Organized tools and resources are provided to help teachers effectively implement these essential changes. Access the complete resources by pairing this resource with its companion, Poor Student, Richer Teaching.

Benefits

  • Understand the urgency of poverty in the United States.
  • Gain four powerful mindsets to bring change.
  • Build effective relationships with students, and help them see achievement as a reachable target.
  • Create a welcoming classroom climate where all students love to learn and are engaged for success.

    • Contents
      1 Why Should You Care About Poverty?
      2 Why Should You Embrace Change?
      3 Secrets of the Relational Mindset
      4 Personalize the Learning
      5 Connect Everyone for Success
      6 Show Empathy
      7 Lock in the Relational Mindset
      8 Secrets of the Achievement Mindset
      9 Set Gutsy Goals
      10 Have the Right Attitude
      11 Give Fabulous Feedback
      12 Persist With Grit
      13 Lock in the Achievement Mindset
      14 Secrets of the Rich Classroom Climate Mindset
      15 Engage Voice and Vision
      16 Set Safe Classroom Norms
      17 Foster Academic Optimism
      18 Lock in the Rich Classroom Climate Mindset
      19 Secrets of the Engagement Mindset
      20 Engage for Maintenance and Stress
      21 Engage for Setup and Buy-In
      22 Engage to Build Community
      23 Lock in the Engagement Mindset
      Appendix: Resources for Getting Started