Motivation is foundational to learning
This book’s bold new vision for professional learning emphasizes the importance of intrinsic motivation and respect for cultural diversity. Knowing that culture and motivation are inseparable influences on learning, Margery B. Ginsberg provides practical steps for teaching and learning that are grounded in the reality of students' lives. The program’s processes include:
- Shadowing students to help sharpen teachers’ understanding of student motivation.
- Conducting home visits to better connect with students’ lives and families
- Collaborating with other teachers to design lessons
- Analyzing data in collaboration with students, families, and community members
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About the Author
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Table of Contents
PrefaceAcknowledgmentsAbout the Authors1. Transformative Professional Development in Culturally Diverse Classrooms2. The Motivational Framework for Culturally Responsive Teaching3. Shadowing Students to Stimulate and Enrich Teacher Knowledge4. Creating Transformative and Culturally Responsive Learning Through Home Visits5. Creating Transformative Learning Through Collaborative Lesson Design and Reflective Group Work6. Using Data to Improve Student LearningResourcesReferencesIndex