A bold, brain-based teaching approach to culturally responsive instruction

To close the achievement gap, diverse classrooms need a proven framework for optimizing student engagement. Culturally responsive instruction has shown promise, but many teachers have struggled with its implementation―until now.


In this book, Zaretta Hammond draws on cutting-edge neuroscience research to offer an innovative approach for designing and implementing brain-compatible culturally responsive instruction.


The book includes:


  • Information on how one’s culture programs the brain to process data and affects learning relationships
  • Ten "key moves" to build students’ learner operating systems and prepare them to become independent learners
  • Prompts for action and valuable self-reflection

  • Feature:

    • ☛ Culturally Responsive Teaching and the Brain Promoting Authentic Engagement and Rigor Among Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Students

  • Binding: Paperback
  • Brand: Zaretta L Lynn Hammond
  • Product Group: Book
  • Product Type Name: ABIS_BOOK
  • Manufacturer: Corwin
  • Part Number: illustrations
  • Release Date: 2014-12-01
  • Edition: 1