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The urban school superintendency

a century and a half of change

by Larry Cuban

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Published by Phi Delta Kappa Educational Foundation in Bloomington, Ind .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • School superintendents -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Larry Cuban.
      SeriesFastback - Phi Delta Kappa Educational Foundation ; 77, Bicentennial series, Fastback ;, 77.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLB2831.72 .C82
      The Physical Object
      Pagination30 p. ;
      Number of Pages30
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5203662M
      ISBN 100873670779
      LC Control Number75028645

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      Urban students bring a rich set of experiences to the classroom that may be significantly different than those of students in small-town settings, including cultural perspectives and intimate knowledge of foreign environments. Effective teaching of urban students requires instructors to tap into these rich experiences, cultural customs, and. E. Badger Rd. Madison, WI () () [email protected]

        Schools of today, and especially large urban schools, are scorching hot topics! So are discussions of the urban school superintendent’s role. An interesting interview and article on NPR entitled The Short Shelf Life Of Urban School Superintendents [1] clarified different points of view regarding their role. I will briefly identify them and link them to a. Urban schools often face such challenges as high student poverty and mobility rates, large numbers of English language learners, and unsafe neighborhoods. Yet even in the face of these challenges, many urban schools provide a high-quality education and produce high-achieving students.


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