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Author Delpit, Lisa D.
Title Multiplication is for white people [electronic resource] : raising expectations for other people's children / Lisa Delpit.
Published New York : New Press : Distributed by Perseus Distribution, 2012.
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 Electronic Book  LC213.2 .D45 2011eb    ONLINE
Description 1 online resource (xx, 224 p.) : ill.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [207]-224).
Contents There is no achievement gap at birth -- Infinite capacity -- Stuff you never would say : successful literacy instruction in elementary education -- Warm demanders : the importance of teachers in the lives of children of poverty -- Skin-deep learning : teaching those who learn differently -- "I don't like it when they don't say my name right" : why "reforming" can't mean "whitening" -- Picking up the broom : demanding critical thinking -- How would a fool do it? : assessment -- Shooting hoops : what can we learn about the drive for excellence? -- Invisibility, disidentification, and negotiating blackness on campus -- Will it help the sheep? : university, community, and purpose.
Subject Educational equalization -- United States.
Academic achievement -- United States.
African American students.
Minorities -- Education -- United States.
Students with social disabilities -- Education -- United States.
United States -- Race relations.
Alternate Title Raising expectations for other people's children
Related To Print version: Delpit, Lisa D. Multiplication is for white people. New York : New Press : 2012. 9781595580467 1595580468 (DLC) 2011042727
ISBN 1595587705 (electronic bk.)
9781595587701 (electronic bk.)