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Rethinking our classrooms : teaching for equity and justice /

[editors ... Bill Bigelow and others].

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Names: Bigelow, Bill.
Published: Milwaukee, WI : Rethinking Schools, ©1994-©2001.
Edition: 1st ed.
Topics: Multicultural education. | Racism - Study and teaching. | Sexism in education.
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Volume 1 -- Introduction -- Creating classrooms for equity and social justice / by the editors -- Lions / by Langston Hughes -- Points Of Departure: Unlearning the myths that bind us / by Linda Christensen -- Rethinking "The three little pigs" / by Ellen Wolpert -- 10 quick ways to analyze children's books / by the Council of Interracial Books for Children -- Celebrating the joy in daily events / by Linda Christensen -- Ode to my socks / by Pablo Neruda -- Taking multicultural, anti-racist education seriously / an interview with Enid Lee -- Rethinking My Classroom: Race and respect among young children / by Rita Tenorio -- My hair is long" / by Loyen Redhawk Gali -- Teaching for social justice: one teacher's journey / by Bob Peterson -- The challenge of classroom discipline / by Bob Peterson -- Songs that promote justice / by Bob Peterson -- Ballad of the landlord / by Langston Hughes -- Complexities of encouraging social action / by Bob Peterson -- Honeybees / by Paul Fleischman -- Tapping into feelings of fairness / by Karen Miller -- Love's gonna get us / by Damon Turner -- Building community from chaos / by Linda Christensen -- Discipline: no quick fix / by Linda Christensen -- Getting off the track / by Bill Bigelow -- What the mirror said / by Lucille Clifton -- Teaching Ideas: Using pictures to combat bias / by Ellen Wolpert -- My mom's job is important / by Matt Witt -- My father was a musician / by Dyan Watson -- There's more to heroes than he-man / by Marcie Osinsky -- Black lies-white lies / by Nancy Schniedewind and Ellen Davidson -- Bringing the world into math class / by Claudia Zaslavsky -- Dream voyage to the center of the subway / by Eve Merriam -- Coping with TV / by Bob Peterson -- Talking back to TV commercials -- Looking pretty, waiting for the prince / by Lila Johnson -- Math and media: bias busters / by Bob Peterson -- What do we say when we hear 'faggot'? / by Lenore Gordon -- Organic goodie simulation / by Bill Bigelow and Norm Diamond -- Questions from a worker who reads / by Bertolt Brecht -- World poverty and world resources / by Susan Hersh and Bob Peterson -- Math, equity, and economics -- Taking the offensive against offensive toys / by Lenore Gordon -- Forgiving my father / by Justin Morris -- Day Sondra took over / by Cynthia M Ellwood -- Little things are big / by Jesus Colon -- What can teachers do about sexual harassment? / by Ellen Bravo and Larry Miller -- Flirting vs. sexual harassment: teaching the difference / by Nan Stein and Lisa Sjostrom -- Rayford's song / by Lawson Inada -- Celebrating the student's voice / by Linda Christensen -- Promoting social imagination / by Bill Bigelow and Linda Christensen -- Two women / Anonymous -- Role plays: show, don't tell / by Bill Bigelow -- Testing, tracking, and toeing the line: a role play on the origins of modern high school / by Bill Bigelow -- Rethinking Our Assumptions: Expectations and at-risk children / by LC Clark -- Teachers and cultural styles / by Asa G Hilliard III -- Pigs: when tracking takes its toll / by Molly Schwabe -- Seeing color : a review of White teacher / by Lisa Delpit -- Face the facts: we're not that bad / by Felicitas Villanueva -- I won't learn from you! / by Herbert Kohl -- Rebellion against the North side / by Naomi Shihab Nye -- Politics of children's literature / by Herbert Kohl -- Funeral of Martin Luther King, Jr. / by Nikki Giovanni -- Whose standard? Teaching standard English / by Linda Christensen -- Thoughts on teaching Native American literature / by Joseph Bruchac -- Why students should study history / an interview with Howard Zin -- In memory of crossing the Columbia / Elizabeth Woody -- Students as textbook detectives / by Bill Bigelow and Bob Peterson -- To the young who want to die / by Gwendolyn Brooks -- Beyond The Classroom: Why we need to go beyond the classroom / by Stan Karp -- Gurl / by Mary Blalock -- Forging curriculum reform throughout a district / by David Levine -- Why standardized tests are bad / by Terry Meir -- Detracting Montclair High / by Stan Karp -- Tracking : why schools need to take another route / by Jeannie Oakes -- Lineage / by Margaret Walker -- Teaching Guide/Resources: Poetry teaching guide --Videos with a conscience / by Bill Bigelow and Linda Christensen -- Books to empower young people -- Other Resources.
Volume 2 -- Introduction -- Power of words -- Where I'm from: inviting students' lives into the classroom / by Linda Christensen -- Where I'm from / by George Ella Lyon -- I am from soul food and Harriet Tubman / by Lealonni Blake -- I am from pink tights and speak you mind / by Djamila Moore -- I am from / by Oretha Storey -- I am from swing sets and jungle gyms / Debby Gordon -- International proverbs project / by Jim Cummins and Dennis Sayers -- Race / by Cang Dao -- For my people / by Linda Christensen -- What color is beautiful? / by Alejandro Segura-Mora -- Ebonics and culturally responsive instruction / by Lisa Delpit -- Exploring black cultural issues / by Bakari Chavanu -- Ode to writing / by Jessica Rawlins -- I am proud to be bilingual / by Monica Thao -- Power Of The Past: unsung heroes / by Howard Zinn -- Teaching about unsung heroes / by Bill Bigelow -- Discovering the truth about Helen Keller / by James Loewen -- On the road to cultural bias / by Bill Bigelow -- Fiction posing as truth / by Debbie Reese -- Rethinking the U S Constitutional convention: a role play / by Bob Peterson -- New U S Bill of Rights / by Larry Miller -- Waiting at the railroad cafe / by Janet Wong -- Lesson on the Japanese-American internment / by Mark Sweeting -- In response to executive order 9066 / by Dwight Okita -- What the tour guide didn't tell me / by Wayne Au -- Power Of Critique: Ten chairs of inequality / by Polly Kellogg -- Teaching math across the curriculum / by Bob Peterson -- Percent as a tool for social justice / by Bob Peterson -- Human lives behind the labels / by Bill Bigelow -- Stitching shed / by Tho Dong -- Bias and CD-Rom encyclopedias / by Bob Peterson -- Where's the R-word? / by Bob Peterson -- Girls, worms, and body image / by Kate Lyman -- Math, maps and misrepresentation / by Eric Gutstein -- Power Of Social Action: We had set ourselves free / by Doug Sherman -- From snarling dogs to bloody Sunday / by Kate Lyman -- Mississippi freedom schools / by David Levine -- Improvs and civil rights / by Bill Bigelow -- Poetry of protest / by Linda Christensen -- Jorge the church janitor finally quits / by Martin Espada -- Bill of Rights for girls / by Mary Blalock -- Trial / by Kate Lyman -- Students blow the whistle on toxic oil contamination / by Larry Miller and Danah Opland-Dobs -- Garbage / by Bill Steele, Mike Agranoff, and Pete Seeger -- Aids-you can die from it / by Kate Lyman -- At the cemetery, walnut grove plantation, South Caroling, 1989 / by Lucille Clifton -- Rethinking School Culture: When things turn ugly / by Donn Harris -- Rethinking discipline / by Jehanne Helena Beaton -- Creating classroom community / by Beverly Braxton -- Mother speaks out / by Leslie Sadasivan -- Teaching the whole story / by Kate Lyman -- Playing favorites / by Mara Sapon-Shevin -- Black teachers on teaching / by Michele Foster -- School system shock / by Melony Swasey -- Arranged marriages, rearranged ideas / by Stan Karp -- Out front / by Annie Johnston -- Staying past Wednesday / by Kate Lyman -- Earth's last cry / by Rachel M Knudsen -- Rethinking Assessment: Failing our kids: what's wrong with the testing craze / by the editors of Rethinking Schools -- Basketball and portfolios / by Linda Christensen -- One size fits few / by Susan Ohanian -- Tracking and the project method / by Bob Peterson -- Motivating students to do quality work / by Bob Peterson -- Resources -- Poetry teaching guide / by Linda Christensen -- Index.

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