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Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Learners and STEAM: Teachers and Researchers Working in Partnership to Build a Better Tomorrow
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Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Learners and STEAM: Teachers and Researchers Working in...

Perfect for teachers, teacher educators, and researchers, this book presents chapters from both researchers and practitioners whose work offers promising teaching and learning approaches to STEAM ...
Juvenile Detention Alternatives Initiative Scale-Up: Study of Four States
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Juvenile Detention Alternatives Initiative Scale-Up: Study of Four States

This report documents how four states have scaled-up the Juvenile Detention Alternatives Initiative, summarizes lessons learned from implementation, and presents key findings that can inform ...
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Providing High-Quality Options: Supporting Charter School Improvement

Learn how to assess whether a low-performing charter school is a good candidate for rapid improvement, and how using the Four Domains framework can leverage charter school autonomies to bolster ...

Early Childhood Development & Learning

Behavioral Assessment of Baby’s Emotional & Social Style (BABES) Toolkit
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Behavioral Assessment of Baby’s Emotional & Social Style (BABES) Toolkit: Intervention...

The BABES Toolkit assists early childhood professionals to identify, and to help families address, areas in which their infants and toddlers may be exhibiting challenging behavior.
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Including Relationship-Based Care Practices in Infant-Toddler Care: Implications for Practice and...

This brief describes the practices and provides the research to support relationship-based infant and toddler care.
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Incorporating Early Learning Strategies in the School Improvement Grants (SIG) Program: How Three...

This resource examines case studies of schools that used SIG funds to implement early learning strategies.