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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: Wednesday, March 6, 2019 @ 4:00 PM EST
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 (90)

Great thoughts.
Full Member
Great information! Thanks
Full Member
I will use the strategies in my own class! Very helpful!
Full Member
Thought provoking.
Basic Member
Such great information!
Full Member
Great Webinar!
Great ideas...Very inspiring.
Basic Member
Great webinar!
Full Member
Great information. Such a huge problem in my district.
Full Member
Great information and strategies for a problem that is, unfortunately, way too prevalent.
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