TITLE

Resources to Help You Close the Gaps

PUB. DATE
March 2005
SOURCE
Principal;Mar/Apr2005, Vol. 84 Issue 4, p71
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that as principals face the difficulty of closing achievement gaps, they can turn to National Association of Elementary School Principals (NAESP) for the support and resources to help them succeed. This article contains list many helpful books available from the National Principals Resource Center. "Urban Principals Respond: Closing the Gap, Raising the Bar," by NAESP and Educational Research Service. Another book is "A Framework for Understanding Poverty," by Ruby Payne.
ACCESSION #
16747214

 

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