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Title Aiming high : raising attainment of pupils from culturally diverse backgrounds / Marie Parker-Jenkins [and others]
Published London ; Thousand Oaks, CA : PCP, 2007


Description 1 online resource (xv, 112 pages)
Contents Machine generated contents note: 1. Introduction -- 2. Induction for new arrivals -- 3. Supporting EAL pupils -- 4. Raising "black boys" attainment -- 5. Gypsy, Roma and traveller children in the UK -- 6. Working with parents and the local community
Summary 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
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 98-103) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Children of minorities -- Education -- Great Britain
Educational attainment -- Great Britain
EDUCATION -- Students & Student Life.
Children of minorities -- Education.
Educational attainment.
Great Britain.
Form Electronic book
Author Parker-Jenkins, Marie.
ISBN 9781848607538