Culturally Proficient Coaching

Supporting Educators to Create Equitable Schools

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Author: Delores B. Lindsey,Richard S. Martinez,Randall B. Lindsey

Publisher: Corwin Press

ISBN: 1452299455

Category: Education

Page: 200

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Get the solution to the equity equation: cultural insight plus coaching! To arm educators with the tools necessary to close the achievement gap, this straightforward guide blends the Five Essential Elements of Cultural Proficiency with the Five States of Mind of Cognitive CoachingSM. It offers a practical strategy for being mindfully attuned to—and leveraging—cultural diversity to optimize student learning. Boosting educators’ cultural confidence and consciousness while honing their coaching skills, this interactive resource features: Action-planning worksheets Reflective questions Coaching maps and conversation vignettes Real-life examples through a composite case story

A Culturally Proficient Response to LGBT Communities

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Author: Randall B. Lindsey,Richard M. Diaz,Kikanza Nuri-Robins,Raymond D. Terrell,Delores B. Lindsey

Publisher: Corwin Press

ISBN: 1452241988

Category: Education

Page: 184

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High impact strategies to improve student outcomes Positive systemic change begins when school leaders elevate understanding and propel schools toward safe and diverse-friendly environments. To combat anti-gay discrimination, educators often use silence, policy, legislation and compliance. This brave book maintains that building safe and welcoming schools begins not only with effective and appropriate policy but also with inside-out analysis of one’s own beliefs and values. Resulting cultural proficiencies boost empathy and improve learning environments. On this simple premise, readers will find: Inside-out growth through personal stories and case-studies Reflection through activities appropriate for individuals and teams Insight through current responses to bullying

Culturally Proficient Collaboration

Use and Misuse of School Counselors

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Author: Diana L. Stephens,Randall B. Lindsey

Publisher: Corwin Press

ISBN: 1452269629

Category: Education

Page: 200

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Optimize school counselors and raise your school’s cultural competence The authors make a compelling case for recognizing professional school counselors as leaders of 21st-century change rather than "gatekeepers" of the status quo. Today’s school leaders need to acknowledge counselors’ value in the necessary work of providing equitable resources and opportunities for children in today’s multicultural environment. Aligned with the American School Counselor Association National Model for school counseling programs, this book provides a conceptual framework and practical protocols for utilizing school counselors as: Change agents for school improvement Creators of results-based programs Equity advocates for all students This book shows how to make the most of school leadership teams by empowering counselors to contribute to each school’s success.

Culturally Proficient Education

An Asset-Based Response to Conditions of Poverty

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Author: Randall B. Lindsey,Michelle S. Karns,Michelle Karns,Keith Myatt

Publisher: Corwin Press

ISBN: 1412970865

Category: Education

Page: 161

View: 6426

Using the framework of cultural proficiency, this timely resource offers educators the knowledge and skills to maximize educational opportunities for all students, independent of students' socioeconomic status.

Engaging EVERY Learner

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Author: Alan M. Blankstein,Robert W. Cole,Paul D. Houston

Publisher: Corwin Press

ISBN: 1452284784

Category: Education

Page: 224

View: 2009

Join today's most insightful thinkers as they explore the heart, mind, and soul of educational leadership! This concise volume offers educational leaders key concepts and strategies for framing discussions about closing the equity gap and ensuring high achievement for all learners. As the first volume in The Soul of Educational Leadership series, this unique collection presents: Contributions from Pedro Noguera, Thomas Guskey, Richard Farson, Alan Boyle, Antoinette Mitchell, Stephen G. Peters, Randall & Delores Lindsey, Karen Pittman & Merita Irby, and Alan M. Blankstein Thought-provoking ideas applicable to all schools, districts, and learning communities A complete index for browsing and referencing across topics

A Culturally Proficient Response to the Common Core

Ensuring Equity Through Professional Learning

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Author: Delores B. Lindsey,Karen M. Kearney,Delia Estrada,Raymond D. Terrell,Randall B. Lindsey

Publisher: Corwin Press

ISBN: 1483319113

Category: Education

Page: 240

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Lead a Common Core implementation that closes achievement gaps! This illuminating book shows how central Common Core tenets—rigor, meaningful curricula and assessment, and higher order thinking—can become educational realities for every child in your school or district. This timely resource enables readers to: Understand how underlying beliefs related to historically-underserved students may create roadblocks to effective instruction Create a school culture where diversity is valued, including developing relevant professional learning Compile and analyze meaningful data that enables faculty to better reach students from all backgrounds Advance the goal of college and career-readiness for all learners

Culturally Proficient Practice

Supporting Educators of English Learning Students

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Author: Reyes L. Quezada,Delores B. Lindsey,Randall B. Lindsey

Publisher: Corwin Press

ISBN: 1452217297

Category: Education

Page: 183

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With this powerful guide, educators learn how to improve the academic success of English learners by putting culturally proficient practices to work in their classroom and schools.

Culturally Proficient Instruction

A Guide for People Who Teach

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Author: Kikanza Nuri Robins,Randall B. Lindsey,Delores B. Lindsey

Publisher: Corwin Press

ISBN: 1412924316

Category: Education

Page: 200

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Looks at instructional standards, provides case studies, and includes exercises and reflective activities.

Culturally Proficient Learning Communities

Confronting Inequities Through Collaborative Curiosity

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Author: Delores B. Lindsey,Linda D. Jungwirth,Randall B. Lindsey,Jarvis V.N.C. Pahl

Publisher: Corwin Press

ISBN: 1412972272

Category: Education

Page: 148

View: 1567

Integrating the four Tools of Cultural Proficiency with the PLC framework, this guide provides school leaders with practical strategies for building equity-focused PLCs to help all students achieve.