[E–pub New] (Reading for Their Life) By Alfred W. Tatum

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  • Reading for Their Life
  • Alfred W. Tatum
  • en
  • 01 February 2020
  • 9780325026794

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Read Reading for Their Life í PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB Alfred W. Tatum Ü 6 Read Sonal resiliency inside and outside schoolIn Reading for Their Life Tatum takes a bold step beyond Teaching Reading to Black Adolescent Males He shows how teachers can encourage adolescent African American males to connect with reading by defining who they are through textual lineages texts with significance carefully chosen for instruction because they are useful to young black males and because they matter With works ranging from Up from Slavery and Sounder to the contemporary Handbook for Boys Tatum helps youunderstand what adolescent African American male readers need select enabling texts that have worked in Tatum's own teaching build textual lineages by putting mea. This was a recommended text for teachers for unit 2 of our 6th grade curriculum Even though it was recommended the district wasn t ready to pay for it so I bought it off The author made me feel both dumb and empowered He approaches reading differently than I do with different strategies He s obviously read African American literature than I For years though I ve felt like there was that I could do I think he gave me some of the tools I needI ve been left with lots to ponder I also have a long list of books to order for my classroom and to read for my own edification

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Reading for Their Life

Read Reading for Their Life í PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB Alfred W. Tatum Ü 6 Read Ningful texts at the core of a challenging curriculum engage readers in the curriculum through essential uestions writing and self assessment African American males are not engaged in a great conspiracy to fail themselves writes Tatum They continue to underperform in school as they wait for educators to get it right Join Alfred Tatum use Reading for Their Life and strive for a way to sueeze enabling texts for every ounce of possibility they contain for advancing the literacy development of African American adolescent malesGet information on the state of education for African American males read Yes We Can The 2010 Schott 50 State Report on Black Males in Public Education. I really enjoyed reading this book As much as this book focuses on African American adolescent males and literacy I believe that the book s implications extend beyond this small group of students All teachers should be aware of how their particular practices may hinder benefit or not work for certain groups of students After reading this book I now know that for most African American adolescent males struggling to study literacy their education needs to be completely rethought

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Read Reading for Their Life í PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB Alfred W. Tatum Ü 6 Read Because African American adolescent males and face their own challenges they must identify texts that mark their times and their lives If we create opportunities for this to happen they will not only begin to trust the texts they will begin to trust us too Then maybe we'll hear one of them say Education is on our side ' or 'I used to keep it gutter but now I am all good' This is my hope Alfred Tatum No reading strategy no literacy program no remediation will close the achievement gap for adolescent African American males These efforts will continue to fail our students says Alfred Tatum until reading instruction is anchored in meaningful texts that build academic and per. I am completely on board with Tatum s idea of carefully considering a text before you use it in class he pushes instructors to use enabling texts texts that build resiliency in African American male students which is something I subconsciously tried to do but will now be much intentional about While I value his theory I wish his book had examples of how to apply this in the classroom Still I m happy I read it for the simple reminder of the responsibility that teachers have in not only teaching skills but in encouraging confidence resilience and passion for issues in our students and using texts as vehicles for achieving that