At-risk students

reaching and teaching them by Richard Sagor

Publisher: Watersun Pub. Co. in Swampscott, Mass

Written in English
Published: Pages: 330 Downloads: 257
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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementRichard Sagor.
LC ClassificationsLC4091 .S24 1993
The Physical Object
Paginationxxii, 330 p. :
Number of Pages330
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1747495M
ISBN 100962891711
LC Control Number92062101

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In this book, author Paul Hernandez gives caring teachers a useful tool for connecting with at-risk students and for reaffirming that, deep down, they really do want to learn, after all.” Scott Hollinger, University Professor and Instructional Coach. The Homeless At-Risk Transitional Students (HARTS) serves City College students who are housing insecure. The program provides student-centered support services that create fewer opportunity gaps and directly impact student retention, transfer, certificate completion and overall well-being.   Second is the matter of caring. Caring seems to be the aspect of teaching that is most valued by students, and yet most fragile on the part of teachers working with this population. Because of their personal contexts, at-risk and underserved urban students often come to school with even greater needs to be cared for than other : Maurice J. Elias.   Put Great Books in the Hands of At-Risk Students The truth is that sometimes, the difference between a lifelong reader and a non-reader comes down to putting the right book in the hands of a student at the right moment.

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At-Risk Students: Transforming Student Behavior challenges every school leader to recognize that one size does not fit all when working with at-risk students. It makes us take a hard look at what works and what doesn't, allowing us to explore and develop plans to best help at-risk students succeed/5(10).

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This is a thoroughly researched resource guide for educators of At Risk students. The ideas in this book are targeted to low income, inner city youths but can be used in other circumstances as well. It is a book that highlights a portion of society that needs assistance.4/5(3).

At Risk Students book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. This book is organized around CBUPO, the basic psychological needs of all /5. The term at-risk is often used to describe students or groups of students who are considered to have a higher probability of failing academically or dropping out of school.

The term may be applied to students who face circumstances that could jeopardize their ability to complete school, such as homelessness, incarceration, teenage pregnancy, serious health [ ]. Students can be considered at-risk for achieving academic success in higher education for a variety of reasons.

Martha Maxwell (, p. 2) states that this group of students' 'skills, knowledge, motivation, and/or academic ability are significantly below those of the 'typical' student in the college or curriculum in which they are enrolled.'.

Being at risk does not mean that the child is doomed to be a poor reader, but it does indicate that he or she may need especially close monitoring and prompt intervention to prevent reading difficulties. That's where good teachers come in. This section contains information regarding At-risk Schools and Students.

The agency’s resources include information on after school programs, which provide supplementary assistance to local reform efforts in raising academic achievement in core subject areas, and information on dropout prevention programs, which address issues related to dropout prevention, high school completion, and.

The Section 31a At Risk report shows the performance of Section 31a At Risk identified students on state assessments of M-STEP and College Readiness SAT.

Section 31a is a new component of the MDE accountability system. The 31a At Risk report includes all students that have been identified to meet any of the 31a at risk factors and who have been coded “” in MSDS in the same district for. Breakaway Learners is must reading for anyone interested in closing the gap between low-SES and high-SES students in today’s colleges and universities.

The strategies presented can also be adapted to the K–12 setting. Visit the book’s website at Book Features. Students at risk will require more of your time. When other students are working, always touch base with your students at risk and find out if they're on track or needing some additional support.

A few minutes here and there will go a long way to intervene as the need presents itself. Identifying Students at Risk, Monitoring Performance, and Determining Eligibility within Response to Intervention: Research on Educational Need and Benefit from Academic Intervention By Shinn, Mark R School Psychology Review, Vol.

36, No. 4, December This resource book presents sets of instructional strategies for beginning reading and is designed for classroom teachers to use with students who are at risk for reading difficulties, including dyslexia.

When students struggle with learning to read, they need additional instruction focused on. Teaching Mainstreamed, Diverse, and At-Risk Students in the General Education Classroom. Vaughn, Sharon; Bos, Candace S.; Schumm, Jeanne Shay Designed for general education teachers, this book contains more than 40 specific learning activities and sample lessons for immediate practical applications in the inclusive by: Address: QEP Professional Books Independence Pkwy Plano, TX Phone: Fax: High Interest Novels For At-Risk Students My students need 5 each of 4 book titles including "Jarhead: A Marine's Chronicle of the Gulf War and Other Battles" and "Breath, Eyes, Memory".

My Students. An at-risk student is a term used in the United States to describe a student who requires temporary or ongoing intervention in order to succeed academically. At risk students, sometimes referred to as at-risk youth or at-promise youth, are also adolescents who are less likely to transition successfully into adulthood and achieve economic self-sufficiency.

At-Risk Students Historical Overview Overall “student performance was lower in the early s than it is today, quite possibly because schools felt much less pressure than they do today to achieve equity and excellence among students” (Rossi,p.4).

While many of the challenges schools. This book explores the circumstances of at-risk students and argues that well-intentioned policymakers and educators run the risk of making matters worse rather than better for these students, even if their actions are based on the best social science evidence available.

At-Risk Students | At-Risk Students: Transforming Student Behavior details the warning signs of disturbing behaviors, which are often overlooked by educators and/or misdiagnosed by mental health professionals.

Educators will be provided with the tools to: expeditiously identify at-risk characteristics; incorporate policies that support and monitor their achievement; implement research-based. About This Book. Classroom Strategies for Helping At-Risk Students is essential reading for busy teachers who want to use high-quality research to guide their practice.

It synthesizes the results of studies of students at risk of failure and identifies 6 general strategies proven to be positive interventions. Smith’s research suggests that one way to help students (at-risk and others) would be to “implement a mentoring model that explicitly teaches students how to decode the hidden curriculum” (55).

Smith acknowledges that most educators do not want to admit that cultural and economic favoritism are pervasive in higher education, but research. After the gathering, teachers and others at the school began to think about at-risk students differently, and the kids knew it.

They came across as inspired, motivated, valued, and : Jason Towne. At-Risk Students. Whether we are teachers, counselors, or administrators, we want all of our students to experience academic success within our classroom and overall achievement in school.

At-Risk for Students At-Risk for Faculty & Staff An interactive role-play simulation for students that builds awareness, knowledge and skills about mental health and suicide prevention and prepares users to lead real-life conversations with fellow students in distress and connect them with support.

Characteristics of At-Risk Students in NELS Contractor Report Phillip Kaufman Denise Bradbury MPR Associates, Inc. University Ave. Berkeley, CA Jeffrey Owings Project Officer National Center for Education Statistics U.

Department of Education Office of. Students considered in danger of not graduating, being promoted, or meeting other education-related goals. Risk factors may include, but are not limited to, socioeconomic status; academic background; behavior, cognitive, or physical problems; family or community environment; and school capacity to.

Increasing numbers of students in U.S. schools are at greater risk of school failure because of social, economic, and family stress factors. Teachers can use literature as bibliotherapy for both.

In book: Handbook of Youth Mentoring, Edition: 2nd, Chapter: Academically at-risk students, Publisher: Sage, Editors: David L. Dubois, Michael J. Karcher, pp Academically at-risk.

ASCD Customer Service. Phone Monday through Friday a.m p.m. ASCD () Address North Beauregard St. Alexandria, VA This book is organized around CBUPO, the basic psychological needs of all students: competence,belonging, usefulness, potency, and optimism.

When teachers and schools focus on meeting these needs, the rate of at-riskness is drastically reduced. This book presents practical strategies and tips to h.Successful programs often separate at-risk students from other students, they relate work to education, are small, have low student-to-teacher ratios, and provide counseling and supportive services.

Most programs emphasize flexibility, tailoring curriculum to the learning needs of the individual students.