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Kim's Recommended Reading List for Working with Students of Color

 

SOAR: Students On Academic Rise A Handbook for Closing the Achievement Gap   Kim Campbell & Dr. Kay Herting Wahl, World Book Publications

 

If You Can’t Manage Them, You Can’t Teach Them   Kim Campbell, World Book Publications

 

Black Students. Middle Class Teachers   Jawanza Kunjufu

 

Empowering African American Males   Mychal Wynn

 

Warriors Don’t Cry   Melba Patillo Beals

 

Unfinished Business   Pedro Noguera & Jean Yonemura Wing

 

Other People’s Children   Lisa Delpit

 

A Framework for Understanding Poverty   Ruby Payne

 

Boys in Poverty, A Framework for Understanding Dropout   Ruby Payne, Solution Tree

 

Whatever It Takes: Geoffrey Canada's Quest to Change Harlem and America   Paul Tough (Sep 10, 2009)

 

Black Kids & Classroom Management: A Teacher’s Guide to Building Positive Behavior Within African American Students   Dr. Mack T. Hines, III

 

The Dreamkeepers: Successful Teachers of African American Children   Gloria Ladson-Billings

 

Teach Like a Champion: 49 Techniques That Put Students on the Path to College   Doug Lemov

 

Teaching with Poverty in Mind   Eric Jensen

 

How Children Succeed   Paul Tough

 

 

Kim's Favorite Educational Books & TED Talks

 

Mindset   Carol Dweck

 

If You Can’t Manage Them, You Can’t Teach Them   Kim Campbell

 

How Children Succeed   Paul Tough

 

Transforming School Culture: How to Overcome Staff Division   Anthony Muhammad

 

Odd Girl Out: The Hidden Culture of Aggression in Girls   Rachel Simmons

 

Masterminds Wingmen: Helping our boys cope with schoolyard power, locker-room tests, girlfriends, and the new rules of boy world   Rosalind Wiseman

 

Helping Boys Learn (Teacher Edition)   Dr. Edmond J. Dixon

 

Teach Like a Champion: 49 Techniques That Put Students on the Path to College   Doug Lemov

 

Teaching with Poverty in Mind  Eric Jensen

 

TED Talk: Sarah-Jayne Blakemore: The Mysterious Workings of the Adolescent Brain

 

TED Talk: Angela Duckworth: The key to success? Grit

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