Recent Submissions

  • Preparing Minority Teachers : Law and Out of Order 

    Contributor:Barnes-Johnson, Joy M.
    Date:2008-01-01
    The inability of American colleges and universities to produce teachers for America's urban classrooms has reached epidemic proportions. This article seeks to describe the legal effects of policies and laws designed to ...
  • In-site Insight : A look at professional development in Montclair, New Jersey 

    Contributor:Barnes-Johnson, Joy M.
    Date:2001-01-01
    Motivated by education reform and state-mandated in-service training, New Jersey's Montclair Public School District created a staff development model that uses teachers as resources for their own professional growth. This ...
  • Free-Choice Family Learning : A Literature Review for the National Park Service 

    Contributor:Bourque, Colleen M.; Houseal, Ana K.; Welsh, Kate M.; Wenger, Matthew
    Date:2014-01-01
    Learning in national parks often occurs in the context of family groups. Understanding the motivations, needs, and outcomes of family groups is critical to engaging a substantial portion of the National Park Service (NPS) ...