Irizarry, Jason G.

The Latinization of U.S. schools : successful teaching and learning in shifting cultural contexts / Jason G. Irizarry with Project FUERTE. - Boulder, Colo. : Paradigm Publishers, c2011. - xiii, 235 p. ; 24 cm. - Series in critical narrative . - Series in critical narratives. .

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Introduction: Teaching and learning in shifting cultural contexts: Paʹ que lo sepas -- Con un dedo no se tapa el sol: An overview of Latino education -- Latinization of U.S. schools: challenges and opportunities / with Ojos que no ven, corazon que no siente: Latino student identities -- Don't believe the hype: challenging deficit perspectives from the inside / with How can you teach us if you don't really know us? Rethinking resistance in the classroom / Who counts as Latino/a? Perspectives from a multiracial / multiethnic Latina / Quien siembra vientos, recoge tempestades: Policies and practices affecting Latino education -- "language police": teachers' responses to diverse language practices / with Making dreams reality for undocumented Latino students / with My home language is not "a problem" / with Why aren't more Latinos in college prep courses? A critique of tracking and academic apartheid / with color of justice: rethinking school discipline and exclusion / with No hay bien que de mal no venga: The transformative potential of YPAR -- From the "exception" to the "norm": research and personal reflections on Youth Participatory Action Research / with Border crossing: perspectives from a White teacher and teacher educator / YPAR as a shared journey and destination. Susana Ulloa -- Carmen Ortiz -- with Jasmine Medina -- Tamara Rodriguez -- Kristina Nieves -- Alberto Juarez -- Natasha Martinez -- Taína Vargas -- Ramiro Montañez -- Anthony Acosta -- Aja LaDuke -- pt. I. 1. The pt. II. 2. 3. 4. pt. III. 5. The 6. 7. 8. 9. The pt. IV. 10. 11. Epilogue:

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Hispanic Americans--Education.
Hispanic Americans--Education--Social aspects.
Hispanic American students--Social conditions.
Multiculturalism--Study and teaching--United States.

LC2669 / .I75 2011

371.829/68073