5. Building on Student Assets

  1. Mary-Dean Barringer,
  2. Craig Pohlman and
  3. Michele Robinson

Published Online: 20 DEC 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118269367.ch5

Schools for All Kinds of Minds: Boosting Student Success by Embracing Learning Variation

Schools for All Kinds of Minds: Boosting Student Success by Embracing Learning Variation

How to Cite

Barringer, M.-D., Pohlman, C. and Robinson, M. (2010) Building on Student Assets, in Schools for All Kinds of Minds: Boosting Student Success by Embracing Learning Variation, Jossey-Bass, San Francisco, CA, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118269367.ch5

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 20 DEC 2011
  2. Published Print: 15 MAR 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470505151

Online ISBN: 9781118269367

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Keywords:

  • focusing on strengths;
  • leveraging students;
  • learning plans;
  • effective learning plans;
  • learning challenges

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Assets as Part of the Data Portrait

  • An Assets - Based Approach to Teaching and Learning

  • Valuing Students' Assets

  • When Student Assets and School Demands Differ

  • A New Approach to Learning Plans for Struggling Students

  • Keys to Effective Learning Plans

  • Learning Leadership in Action