Diversity & Equity

Achieving Equity & Excellence

By: Douglas Reeves

Empower students, teachers, and administrators to make dramatic improvements in achievement, behavior, and attendance in a single semester. Bring equitable teaching practices and active learning strategies into the classroom. Improve learning outcomes for students in high-poverty schools and poor socioeconomic backgrounds.


Overcoming the Achievement Gap Trap

By: Anthony Muhammad

Explore strategies for adopting a new mindset that frees educators and students from negative academic performance expectations.


Building Bridges

By: Don Parker
Foreword by: Robert Jackson

Nurture positive student-teacher relationships to improve student engagement, behavior, and achievement for youth at risk. Research shows that discipline problems are one of the greatest challenges in education. In Building Bridges, author Don Parker shows educators how to address this issue head-on.


Poor Students, Rich Teaching [Revised Edition]

By: Eric Jensen

Student poverty and adversity don’t have to prevent student success. Examine how poverty affects education, achievement, and motivation for students across the U.S. and discover seven mindsets for ensuring college and career readiness for all students, regardless of socioeconomic status.


A Handbook for Poor Students, Rich Teaching

By: Eric Jensen

Explore seven classroom mindsets and accompanying strategies for counteracting the effects of poverty on education and student success. Discover tools, worksheets, and resources designed to help overcome adversity and poverty in schools.


Building the Resilient School

By: Robert D. Barr, Emily L. Gibson

Discover how to use resiliency and hope to address student needs and overcome the effects of poverty in the 21st century. Build learners’ emotional intelligence and self-regulation skills so they can face adversity and defeat learned helplessness.