Multiplication Is for White People

Written By Lisa Delpit
 Multiplication Is for White People
  • Publsiher : New Press, The
  • Release : 20 March 2012
  • ISBN : 1595587705
  • Pages : 256 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 2 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Multiplication Is for White People written by Lisa Delpit which was release on 20 March 2012, this book published by New Press, The. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: As MacArthur award-winning educator Lisa Delpit reminds us—and as all research shows—there is no achievement gap at birth. In her long-awaited second book, Delpit presents a striking picture of the elements of contemporary public education that conspire against the prospects for poor children of color, creating a persistent gap in achievement during the school years that has eluded several decades of reform. Delpit's bestselling and paradigm-shifting first book, Other People's Children, focused on cultural slippage in the classroom between white teachers and students of color. Now, in "Multiplication is for White People", Delpit reflects on two decades of reform efforts—including No Child Left Behind, standardized testing, the creation of alternative teacher certification paths, and the charter school movement—that have still left a generation of poor children of color feeling that higher educational achievement isn't for them. In chapters covering primary, middle, and high school, as well as college, Delpit concludes that it's not that difficult to explain the persistence of the achievement gap. In her wonderful trademark style, punctuated with telling classroom anecdotes and informed by time spent at dozens of schools across the country, Delpit outlines an inspiring and uplifting blueprint for raising expectations for other people's children, based on the simple premise that multiplication—and every aspect of advanced education—is for everyone.

Multiplication Is for White People

 Multiplication Is for White People
  • Author : Lisa Delpit
  • Publisher : New Press, The
  • Release Date : 2012-03-20
  • Total pages : 256
  • ISBN : 1595587705
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Summary : As MacArthur award-winning educator Lisa Delpit reminds us—and as all research shows—there is no achievement gap at birth. In her long-awaited second book, Delpit presents a striking picture of the elements of contemporary public education that conspire against the prospects for poor children of color, creating a persistent ...

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  • Publisher : Corwin Press
  • Release Date : 2017-09-22
  • Total pages : 472
  • ISBN : 1595587705
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  • Publisher : Stylus Publishing, LLC.
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  • Release Date : 2020-11-16
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  • ISBN : 1595587705
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  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release Date : 2021-05-07
  • Total pages : 204
  • ISBN : 1595587705
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  • Release Date : 2014-12-05
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  • ISBN : 1595587705
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  • Publisher : Springer
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  • ISBN : 1595587705
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Summary : The authors bring you in this edited volume a collection of essays that address the relationship between racial violence, media, the criminal justice system, and education. This book is unique in that it brings together the perspectives of university professors, artists, poets, community activists, classroom teachers, and legal experts. With ...

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  • Publisher : Teachers College Press
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  • Total pages : 173
  • ISBN : 1595587705
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  • Publisher : IAP
  • Release Date : 2019-10-01
  • Total pages : 273
  • ISBN : 1595587705
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  • Publisher : IAP
  • Release Date : 2019-03-01
  • Total pages : 193
  • ISBN : 1595587705
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  • Publisher : Suny Press
  • Release Date : 2020
  • Total pages : 246
  • ISBN : 1595587705
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  • Publisher : Emerald Group Publishing
  • Release Date : 2019-08-06
  • Total pages : 248
  • ISBN : 1595587705
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