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Use our library catalog (AMCat) to find books in the LRC.
To find books in the LRC simply put your key words into the box provided and click the arrow. Below you will find a couple of books that might be of interest to those in Education.
Data-Driven School Improvement by
Call Number: 371.2 D2323 2008
Publication Date: 2008-03-01
"This book brings together stakeholders representing a variety of perspectives to explore how educators actually use data and technology tools to achieve lasting improvement in student performance. The first comprehensive examination of the field, this volume introduces the history of testing and data use, explores current practices and tools, and presents a groundbreaking model for data-driven decision making."
Understanding Black Male Learning Styles by
Call Number: 371.8299 K9654u 2012
Publication Date: 2011-01-12
"Outlining the differences as both behavioral (attention span, aggression, maturation, energy level, and pressure from peers) and educational (verbal skills, organization, gross and fine motor skills, and reading interests) among others, this proposal provides real-world experiences alongside theories, making this an essential guide for educators, parents, counselors, psychologists, and others involved with black male adolescents. A section on how the majority of teachers, who are nonblack and female, can extend their education to overcome differences within the normal classroom setting, and help to reduce the number of black males in special education, is also provided."