The book is filled with research summaries on how to foster a resilient overcoming in the face of adversity, and individual stories of resilience in the face of abuse, trauma, crises, suggestions for practical applications of the research, stress, examples of successful programs and practices, and other adversity.
Resiliency In Action: Practical Ideas for Overcoming Risks and Building Strengths in Youth, Families, and Communities #ad - Contributors include Emmy Werner, Ph. D. Peter Benson, Ph. D. Steve Wolin, M. D. Sybil Wolin, Ph. D. Bonnie Benard, M. S. W. Nan henderson, M.
The Resiliency Workbook: Bounce Back Stronger, Smarter & With Real Self-EsteemResiliency In Action #ad - 10 chapters plus Index: 1. The resiliency Route to Authentic Self-Esteem 7. Identify your achilles Heel and Stop It from Tripping You Up 9. How to keep going when the Going Gets Tough 10 The resiliency quiz & Other Resiliency-Building Resources. Identify your Achilles Heel and how to overcome it. It shows how building resiliency builds mental health.
You were Born Resilient 2. Listen within: how to find and Follow Your Accurate Gut Guidance 8. Develop solid, transformative self-esteem. The information in this book will help anyone facing any life challenge. This is a one-of-a-kind self-help book for teens and adults based on decades of social science research about how people bounce back from all types of trauma, crises, problems and adversity.
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Unlock the power of Your Personal Protective Factors 4. Use your resiliency builders that are already operating for you.
Resiliency: What We Have LearnedWestEd #ad - Of special interest is the evidence that resiliency prevails in most cases by far -- even in extreme situations, such as those caused by poverty, troubled families, and violent neighborhoods. An understanding of this developmental wisdom and the supporting research, Benard argues, must be integrated into adults' vision for the youth they work with and communicated to young people themselves.
Benard's analysis of how best to incorporate research findings to support young people is both realistic and inspirational. It is an easy-to-read discussion of what the research has found along with descriptions of what application of the research looks like in our most successful efforts to support young people.
Resiliency: What We Have Learned #ad - A few years ago, resiliency theory was relatively new to the fields of prevention and education. The key, as benard reports in this synthesis of a decade and more of resiliency research, and communities play in supporting, schools, and not undermining, is the role that families, this biological drive for normal human development.
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What Effective Schools Do: Re-Envisioning the CorrelatesSolution Tree #ad - Strong instructional leadership 3. High expectations for success 2. Positive home-school relations the ten chapters provide a comprehensive description of practices that enable educators to build and sustain a school culture that accommodates the learning expectations and needs of all students. The correlates of effective schools represent the knowledge educators need to successfully teach all children.
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Helping Adolescents at Risk: Prevention of Multiple Problem BehaviorsThe Guilford Press #ad - Used book in Good Condition. A framework for reducing these behaviors is outlined, drawing on both clinical and public health perspectives, and empirically supported prevention and treatment programs are identified. Cutting-edge research is presented on the epidemiology, development, tobacco smoking, and social costs of four youth problems that frequently co-occur: serious antisocial behavior, drug and alcohol misuse, and risky sexual behavior.
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Teaching for Diversity and Social JusticeRoutledge #ad - For twenty years, teaching for diversity and Social Justice has been the definitive sourcebook of theoretical foundations, pedagogical and design frameworks, and curricular models for social justice teaching practice. A classic for teachers across disciplines, well-constructed, Teaching for Diversity and Social Justice presents a thoughtful, and inclusive foundation for engaging students in the complex and often daunting problems of discrimination and inequality in American society.
The revised edition also focuses on providing students the tools needed to apply their learning about these issues. Used book in Good Condition. Filled with ready-to-apply activities and discussion questions, this book provides teachers and facilitators with an accessible pedagogical approach to issues of oppression in classrooms.
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Routledgetextbooks. Com/textbooks/_author/teachingfordiversity. Features new to this edition include: a new bridging chapter focusing on the core concepts that need to be included in all SJE practice and illustrating ways of "getting started" teaching foundational core concepts and processes.
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Routledge. Bestselling author mike schmoker describes a plan for radically improving student learning that is built on three core elements: a focused and coherent curriculum what we teach; clear, prioritized lessons how we teach; and purposeful reading and writing, or authentic literacy.
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Dropout Prevention The Guilford Practical Intervention in the Schools Series #ad - Meeting a crucial need, this book presents effective prevention and intervention methods that can help all students stay--and succeed--in school. The authors emphasize that dropout is a process, not an event. Routledge. They provide tools for identifying dropout risk including academic, behavior, and attendance problems and strategies for problem solving and data-based decision making at the elementary and secondary levels.
Chris Riley-Tillman. Used book in Good Condition. Illustrative case examples and reproducible checklists and tools enhance this user-friendly resource.
A Comprehensive RTI Model: Integrating Behavioral and Academic InterventionsCorwin #ad - A Comprehensive RTI Model: Integrating Behavioral and Academic Interventions #ad - Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition. Featuring interactive exercises and user-friendly tools, this research-based guide helps educators leverage resources and build teams to improve student behavior and academic achievement schoolwide. Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition.
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Routledge. Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition. Filled with strategies for reaching at-risk students, Helping Struggling Learners Succeed in School provides teachers with a process and plan to move students from risk to resilience. Taking a step-by-step approach, it follows the teaching-learning process and covers the core concepts of planning, management, instruction and assessment.