I Want One of Them. I Need One of Them! TEACHER COACHING

© Julie Boyd 1999 jboydedu(at)gmail.com www.julieboyd.com.au ‘Ah wants one o’ them. Where do I git me one o’ them? Ah need one.’’ I’ll never forget the sight of a very large African American woman bearing down on me like the Titanic in full sail as I stood at the front of a roomful of 1000+ […]

Under-represented students

Founded in 1981 at Chabot Community College in Hayward, California, the Puente program expanded to include 33 high schools throughout California in 1992. Puente (the Spanish word for ”bridge”) has improved the college-going and college-retention rate of tens of thousands of California’s educationally underrepresented students. Compared with white students, Latinos are four times more likely […]