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The Resource Engaging schools : fostering high school students' motivation to learn, Committee on Increasing High School Students' Engagement and Motivation to Learn, Board on Children, Youth, and Families, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, National Research Council, Institute of Medicine of the National Academies, (electronic resource)

Engaging schools : fostering high school students' motivation to learn, Committee on Increasing High School Students' Engagement and Motivation to Learn, Board on Children, Youth, and Families, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, National Research Council, Institute of Medicine of the National Academies, (electronic resource)

Label
Engaging schools : fostering high school students' motivation to learn
Title
Engaging schools
Title remainder
fostering high school students' motivation to learn
Statement of responsibility
Committee on Increasing High School Students' Engagement and Motivation to Learn, Board on Children, Youth, and Families, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, National Research Council, Institute of Medicine of the National Academies
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"The book discusses what changes hold the greatest promise for increasing students' motivation to learn in these schools. It looks at various approaches to reform through different methods of instruction and assessment, adjustments in school size, vocational teaching, and other key areas. Examples of innovative schools and comprehensive reform designs aimed at getting high school kids excited about learning are also included."--Jacket
Dewey number
373.12/0073
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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National Research Council (U.S.)
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Institute of Medicine (U.S.)
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  • High school teaching
  • School management and organization
  • Motivation in education
  • United States
Label
Engaging schools : fostering high school students' motivation to learn, Committee on Increasing High School Students' Engagement and Motivation to Learn, Board on Children, Youth, and Families, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, National Research Council, Institute of Medicine of the National Academies, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 226-268) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Summary of findings and recommendations
  • Student engagement and disengagement in urban high schools
  • The nature and conditions of engagement
  • Teaching and learning
  • Climate, organization, composition, and size of schools
  • Family, community, and peers
  • Meeting students' nonacademic needs
  • Education through theme-based learning communities
  • Comprehensive high school reform designs
Control code
ocm61521032
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 286 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780309526906
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)61521032
Label
Engaging schools : fostering high school students' motivation to learn, Committee on Increasing High School Students' Engagement and Motivation to Learn, Board on Children, Youth, and Families, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, National Research Council, Institute of Medicine of the National Academies, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 226-268) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Summary of findings and recommendations
  • Student engagement and disengagement in urban high schools
  • The nature and conditions of engagement
  • Teaching and learning
  • Climate, organization, composition, and size of schools
  • Family, community, and peers
  • Meeting students' nonacademic needs
  • Education through theme-based learning communities
  • Comprehensive high school reform designs
Control code
ocm61521032
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 286 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780309526906
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)61521032

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