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Promoting Racial Literacy in Schools: Differences That Make a Difference (0)
Howard Carlton Stevenson Jr.
Teachers College Press
Based on extensive research, this provocative volume explores how schools are places where racial conflicts often remain hidden at the expense of a healthy school climate and the well-being of students of color. Most schools fail to act on racial microaggressions because the stress of negotiating such conflicts is extremely high due to fears of incompetence, public exposure, and accusation. Instead of facing these conflicts head on, schools ...
Promoting Reflective Thinking in Teachers: 50 Action Strategies
Germaine L. Taggart
Alfred P. Wilson
This expanded bestseller integrates the latest research and technology with tried-and-true methods for strengthening practitioners’ problem-solving and decision-making skills.
Promoting Diversity and Social Justice: Educating People from Privileged Groups, Second Edition ...
Diane J. Goodman
Promoting Diversity and Social Justice provides theories, perspectives, and strategies that are useful for working with adults from privileged groups—those who are in a more powerful position in any given type of oppression. The thoroughly revised edition of this accessible and practical guide offers tools that allow educators to be more reflective and intentional in their work—helping them to consider who they’re working with, what ...
Community/Public Health Nursing: Promoting the Health of Populations, 5e
Mary A. Nies PhD RN FAAN FAAHB
Melanie McEwen PhD RN
Covering the nurse's role in promoting community health, Community/Public Health Nursing, 5th Edition is known for its "upstream" preventive focus and social justice approach, photo novellas with clinical stories, and a concise, readable style. It shows how you, as a nurse, can take an active role in social action and health policy - especially in caring for diverse population groups. Expert authors Mary A. Nies and Melanie McEwen discuss ...
Promoting Positive Behavior: Guidance Strategies for Early Childhood Settings
Suzanne K. Adams
Written in an informal, accessible style, this practical book equips future teaching professionals to effectively support emotional well-being, reduce problem behavior, and enhance social competence in toddlers, pre-schoolers, and primary-grade children. Based on the ECE-CARES Project, housed at the University of Colorado at Denver, text-advocated strategies are focused on five fundamental constructions: caring and cooperative early childhood ...
Promoting Physical Activity - 2nd Edition: A Guide for Community Action
Centers for Disease Control
Motivating people to get moving for health and wellness just got easier with Promoting Physical Activity, Second Edition . This guide for community action offers the tools and information you need to help people get off the couch and on their way to healthy living. If you want to encourage your community or group members to hop on their bike, take the stairs, or walk the neighborhood, Promoting Physical Activity, Second Edition , is for you. ...
Promoting Executive Function in the Classroom (What Works for Special-Needs Learners)
Lynn Meltzer PhD
The Guilford Press
Accessible and practical, this book helps teachers incorporate executive function processes—such as planning, organizing, prioritizing, and self-checking—into the classroom curriculum. Chapters provide effective strategies for optimizing what K–12 students learn by improving how they learn. Noted authority Lynn Meltzer and her research associates present a wealth of easy-to-implement assessment tools, teaching techniques and activities, ...
PROMOTING WELLNESS for prostate cancer patients
Mark A. Moyad
Spry Publishing LLC
Promoting Wellness for Prostate Cancer Patients is a unique educational book for individuals dealing with the many aspects of prostate cancerfrom prevention to treatment and managing the common (and not so common) side effects of conventional therapy. In this fully updated and redesigned Fourth Edition , Dr. Moyad covers the latest advancements in prostate cancer treatment while providing his trademark no-nonsense analysis on groundbreaking ...
Promoting Legal and Ethical Awareness: A Primer for Health Professionals and Patients, 1e
Ronald W. Scott PT JD EdD LLM MSBA
Combining the best of author Ron Scott's books, Promoting Legal Awareness in Physical and Occupational Therapy and Professional Ethics: A Guide for Rehabilitation Professionals, his newest text Promoting Legal and Ethical Awareness: A Primer for Health Professionals and Patients includes the latest case, regulatory, and statutory law. This valuable ethical and legal resource also includes an alphabetized section on HIPAA, current information on ...
Promoting the Planck Club: How Defiant Youth, Irreverent Researchers and Liberated Universities Can Foster ...
Donald W. Braben
Promoting the Planck Club presents rich mini histories of selected scientists whose work led to radical and transformational discoveries, their background, the prevailing scientific environment, and the conditions that allowed for their success. The text provides a broad audience of students, scientists, engineers, economists, and policymakers with ways to ensure that we take all steps to protect the flow of unpredictable scientific discoveries ...
Promoting Your School: Going Beyond PR
To help schools develop community support, this third edition offers practical communication strategies to strengthen the partnership between schools, parents, businesses, and the community.
Promoting Physical Activity and Health in the Classroom
Robert P. Pangrazi
Promoting Physical Activity and Health in the Classroom responds to the growing trend in K-6 education, where classroom teachers with no specific Physical Education training must increasingly implement activities in nontraditional settings—often with limited space, equipment, time, and planning. The book is colorful, engaging, compact, and user-friendly. Its practical organization, combined with detachable, sortable index-size cards ...
Promoting Active Learning Through the Flipped Classroom Model
With the integration of technology into education systems, our society has begun to embrace the new approaches we have taken towards transforming traditional learning environments into active learning through questions, collaboration, and discussions. Promoting Active Learning Through the Flipped Classroom Model focuses on an in-depth assessment on strategies and instructional design practices appropriate for the flipped classroom model. ...
Promoting Change through Brief Therapy in Christian Counseling (AACC Library)
Gary J. Oliver
Tyndale House Publishers
As health-care costs soar and insurance companies limit reimbursement, people no longer can afford to be in counseling for months and years. In response, the counseling community has developed brief-therapy approaches that look at solutions rather than problems. This book equips Christian counselors to integrate Scripture with solution-based, brief therapy to help clients begin the change process. Gary J. Oliver, Ph.D., is the clinical ...
Promoting Health in Families: Applying Family Research and Theory to Nursing Practice, 3e
Perri J. Bomar
This popular resource addresses all areas of family health with an emphasis on promoting health and wellness and family self-care. Formerly known as Nurses and Family Health Promotion, this new edition is now entitled Promoting Health in Families, indicating a more proactive approach to working with families. Five new chapters reflect the changing dimensions of family health care and family life. In addition, the new edition introduces an ...
Promoting Community Change: Making it Happen in the Real World
Mark S.(Mark S. Homan) Homan
Learn the skills that will allow you to improve the lives of not only individual clients, but of entire communities, with PROMOTING COMMUNITY CHANGE. This text addresses the real world issues facing social work, human services, and community health professionals who want to take the theoretical discussion of community forward and realize tangible community changes. As you progress through the text, you'll learn to identify the issues related to ...
Promoting Wellness Beyond Hormone Therapy, Second Edition: Options for Prostate Cancer Patients
Mark A. Moyad
Spry Publishing LLC
When a patient is told that his prostate cancer has progressed to a new stage, he has both questions and concerns. Promoting Wellness Beyond Hormone Therapy, Second Edition , is written specifically to answer questions for patients whose prostate cancer is considered hormone-refractory,” meaning that it no longer responds well to hormone therapy. The book provides a wealth of valuable resources for patients, caregivers, and healthcare ...
Promoting Social and Emotional Learning: Guidelines for Educators
Maurice J. Elias
Joseph E. Zins
Association for Supervision & Curriculum Deve
Fostering knowledgeable, responsible, and caring students is one of the most urgent challenges facing schools, families, and communities as we enter the 21st century. Promoting Social and Emotional Learning provides sound principles for meeting this challenge. This timely book addresses a crucial need among educators for a straightforward, practical guide to establishing high-quality social and emotional education programs. True academic success ...
Promoting Community Change: Making it Happen in the Real World
Mark S. Homan
Designed for students who want to take the theoretical discussion of community forward and become effective agents of change, PROMOTING COMMUNITY CHANGE, Fifth Edition addresses the real world issues facing professionals in social work, human services, and community health. By emphasizing the role a strengthened community can play in preventing and solving the problems that individuals and families commonly experience, the author gives students ...
The Promise and Limits of Private Power: Promoting Labor Standards in a Global Economy (Cambridge Studies in ...
Richard M. Locke
Cambridge University Press
This book examines and evaluates various private initiatives to enforce fair labor standards within global supply chains. Using unique data (internal audit reports, and access to more than 120 supply chain factories and 700 interviews in 14 countries) from several major global brands, including NIKE, HP, and the International Labor Organization's Factory Improvement Programme in Vietnam, this book examines both the promise and the limitations of ...
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