Co-Sponsored by the Albert Shanker Institute and the American Federation of Teachers
This short presentation explains some shortcomings of mainstream education reform and offers an alternative framework to advance educational progress.
This video is part of the Let’s Talk initiative, a program aimed at raising community awareness and expertise in how a child’s knowledge and language develop in tandem, forming the foundation for all subsequent learning.
The vocabulary gap between rich and poor children develops very early and it is about more than just words. In fact, words are the tip of the iceberg. So what lies underneath? Find out by watching this three-minute video.