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Learn about strategies that have led to successful gains in high-poverty schools.
Each and every student needs and deserves a safe, challenging, and supportive learning environment—especially students who have special needs, cultural or language differences, or live in poverty. Understanding the full impact of inequities is the first step to creating healthy environments, supportive schools, and targeted instruction that helps all of your students engage in meaningful opportunities to expand their learning and heighten their achievement.
Although no magic bullet can offset the grave challenges faced daily by disadvantaged children, this resource is an inspiring and practical guide for enriching the minds and lives of all your students.
See how real-world educators, guided by the principles of Courageous Leadership, are creating schools where all students are able to thrive.
An in-depth, research-based guide for planning, implementing, and promoting inclusive practices in your school to support students with disabilities in general education classrooms.
Learn what these schools do to help students succeed—and how you and your school can adopt the same practices—no matter what socio-economic climate students live in.
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