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Preventing Dropout and Overcoming School Failure-30 Ways for Older Teens and Young Adults to Achieve Academic Success By Israelin Shockness
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Preventing Dropout and Overcoming School Failure–30 Ways for Older Teens and Young Adults to Achieve Academic Success presents the idea that everyone can learn and excel and that it takes... More > guidance, hope, motivation and determination to overcome obstacles to learning. Recognizing what it entails to be a good student, regardless of learning disabilities and poor self-esteem, overcoming the urge to quit or dropout when faced with challenges, facing the discouragement that could come about because of not knowing, and learning the ways to stand up to challenges are some of the lessons that have turned school dropouts into outstanding scholars and successful adults. The various chapters in this book address these issues and more and show how to take advantage of positive thinking and inspiration, despite one’s particular circumstances. Regardless of one’s present educational level, one is able to use reliable systems that are already in place to help your achieve your academic dreams.< Less
PREVENTING DROPOUT AND OVERCOMING SCHOOL FAILURE 30 Ways for Older Teens and Young Adults to Achieve Academic Success By Israelin Shockness
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obstacles to learning. Recognizing what it entails to be a good student, regardless of learning disabilities and poor self-esteem, overcoming the urge to quit or dropout when faced with challenges,... More > facing the discouragement that could come about because of not knowing, and learning the ways to stand up to challenges are some of the lessons that have turned school dropouts into outstanding scholars and successful adults. The various chapters in this book address these issues and more and show how to take advantage of positive thinking and inspiration, despite one’s particular circumstances. Regardless of one’s present educational level, one is able to use reliable systems that are already in place to help your achieve your academic dreams.< Less
THE ALPHA INITIATIVE: MAKING A DIFFERENCE ONE STUDENT AT A TIME By Mark Emanuel Mendoza
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One of the key issues facing society today is the level of education of its citizens. The nation's dropout rate continues to be a challenge when developing educated, contributing members of society.... More > Because of the proximity of El Paso, Texas to the United States border, additional challenges emerge which make the provision of a world-class education extremely complex. The El Paso Independent School District has developed an innovative approach to Drop Out Prevention and Recovery through Attendance Increase. This approach is called The Alpha Initiative. Through its highly trained staff, this initiative, authored by Mark Emanuel Mendoza, the district's Director for Texas Title I Priority Schools, employs Barrier Removal at the family level in order to facilite students' ability to benefit from the opportunities brought forth by a world-class educational system. This book provides a close look at drop out prevention through systemic reform.< Less
THE ALPHA INITIATIVE: MAKING A DIFFERENCE ONE STUDENT AT A TIME By Mark Emanuel Mendoza
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One of the key issues facing society today is the level of education of its citizens. The nation's dropout rate continues to be a challenge when developing educated, contributing members of society.... More > Because of the proximity of El Paso, Texas to the United States border, additional challenges emerge which make the provision of a world-class education extremely complex. The El Paso Independent School District has developed an innovative approach to Drop Out Prevention and Recovery through Attendance Increase. This approach is called The Alpha Initiative. Through its highly trained staff, this initiative, authored by Mark Emanuel Mendoza, the district's Director for Texas Title I Priority Schools, employs Barrier Removal at the family level in order to facilite students' ability to benefit from the opportunities brought forth by a world-class educational system. This book provides a close look at drop out prevention through systemic reform.< Less
Called to Mission: Mennonite Women Missionaries In Central Africa In the Second Half of the 20th Century By Mirjam Scarborough
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E-BOOK. According to the meta-study ReMAP, between 1992 and 1994 one missionary in twenty prematurely left mission service each year. This implies the loss of half of all mission­aries every... More > thirteen years. With this in mind, it is widely thought that a clear sense of call serves to prevent such drop­out. This detailed and compassionate study of Mennonite women missionaries in Central Africa finds this to be true—in the short term. But in the long term, the sense of call itself tends to turn on the call—resulting in burnout and dropout. Through exten­sive field work, the author charts the course of mis­sionaries who re­mod­eled the call—turning its burden into blessing. This is embedded in a careful theo­lo­gi­cal analysis, drawing on a wide sweep of Mennonite thought and praxis.< Less
Called To Mission By Mirjam Scarborough
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PAPERBACK. 192 pages Crown Quarto format. According to the meta-study ReMAP, between 1992 and 1994 one missionary in twenty prematurely left mission service each year. This implies the loss of half... More > of all mission­aries every thirteen years. With this in mind, it is widely thought that a clear sense of call serves to prevent such drop­out. This detailed and compassionate study of Mennonite women missionaries in Central Africa finds this to be true—in the short term. But in the long term, the sense of call itself tends to turn on the call—resulting in burnout and dropout. Through exten­sive field work, the author charts the course of mis­sionaries who re­mod­eled the call—turning its burden into blessing. This is embedded in a careful theo­lo­gi­cal analysis, drawing on a wide sweep of Mennonite thought and praxis.< Less
Endangered Species: The Plight Of The African American Male Adolescent And The Effect Of His Surroundings By Byron Daniels
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The home and the classroom have been traditionally key in the identity development and academic progress of African-American youth. Despite this history, the dropout rates of African-African males... More > in secondary grades are increasing, while academic achievement scores of African-American males in the primary grades are not. The racial and gender composition of elementary school teachers does not mirror that of the students. This may contribute to the disproportionate achievement scores between African-American and Caucasian American students. In this book, Dr. B. L Daniels will explore some possible causes and solutions to this epidemic by highlighting the third largest school district in North Carolina. This book is a partnership of narrative and statistical fact, in hopes of stimulating a move to action of preventing another generation from being labeled "Endangered Species."< Less

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