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Teaching with Poverty: The Impact and Strategies

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Poverty impacts over 46 million people in this country, and is more than just an economic and social problem. The impact of poverty on education can be tremendous. This webinar, which is based on many of the concepts in Eric Jensen's book Teaching with Poverty in Mind, will address how poverty impacts students within our classrooms. Join Matt Bergmann as he explores strategies that can be used to enhance student learning and counteract the effects of poverty, with a focus on vocabulary development.


Status: Available On-Demand
Subject: General
Last aired on: Tuesday, September 27, 2016 @ 4:00 PM EDT
Duration: 30 minutes
Credit Hours: 0.5
Categories: Classroom Management, Learning Theories & Strategies, Reading & Writing, Response to Intervention (RTI)
Tags: at-risk, poverty, reading, response to intervention, RTI, vocabulary, writing

Reviews (60)

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Very insightful - loved it! Thank you!
Full Member
EVERY teacher needs this! Good reminders and application of what this presenter has experienced. The reasoning is here and suggestions are abundant as to why we need to differentiate our teaching to match the learners' needs. I'll bet Matt's students love(d) him!
Full Member
Helpful strategies for teaching students impacted by poverty.
Full Member
I enjoyed this. I am stealing the mad pass idea. I love it.
Full Member
Great Presentation - Very good info and strategies
Great webinar-very informative, especially working in a high poverty school. Thank you for the resources!
Full Member
Wonderful webinar. Great ideas.
Full Member
This was a very helpful seminar and it provided great resources.
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Very interesting content definitely something to think about
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