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Latest Review: Educational K - 12 Title I Use of Best Practices by Dr. Carla D. Harris

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Post by Rosemary Wright » 04 Jan 2019, 13:15

[Following is an official OnlineBookClub.org review of "Educational K - 12 Title I Use of Best Practices" by Dr. Carla D. Harris.]
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4 out of 4 stars
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Educational K - 12 Title I Use of Best Practices, by Dr. Carla D. Harris, contains Title I funding and program applications. It unveils some strategies for the implementation of Title I funded educational programs and outreach services. Also, it states the primary goal of the aforementioned funding, which is to ensure that every kid gets fair opportunity to obtain a high-quality education, while meeting challenging academic standards.

The book shows the purposes of Title I rules and regulations. It provides ways to create sustainable income. Again, it explains the subordinate power theory in order to give school leaders a thorough understanding of students' ability to use the above theory to affect program change positively or negatively. Dr. Carla gives a baseline for educational leaders to build on when looking upon a classroom model and an online instructional program.

Written in a textbook format, this publication is structured properly. Comprising 207 pages, it's comprehensible and engaging. It contains valuable educational information, and it challenges the traditional model of the K - 12 organizational structure, while encouraging educational leaders to work outside their comfort zone for improvement. Though the book is presented in a straightforward manner, it's content is heavy. Hence, those who do not enjoy reading serious books may steer clear of this one. However, it'll be a worthwhile read for readers who are interested in getting a basic understanding of the Title I program.

While advising leaders in public school systems to follow the laws given to them by the federal, state, and district governments about the governance of financial and administrative policies, the book tells about the training of students to enable them deal with stress in the classroom, since prolonged exposure to unhealthy stress can lead to memory and cognitive deficits.

In an intriguing way, this book examines best practices inherent to schools and Title I policies. It discusses Individualized Education Program (IEP), comprehensive program strategies, effective program management practices, growth professionalism, change management, educational data mining, commercial advertising in schools, and so forth.

Lastly, based on research, the book consists of a wealth of information. It's eye-opening and helpful. It was exceptionally well edited because I didn't see any grammar errors or typos. Therefore, I rate it 4 out of 4 stars. Since it is written well and carries information for a target audience, I couldn't rate it less than 4 stars, and it'll be very useful for elementary and secondary school leaders in the United States.

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Post by briellejee » 06 Jan 2019, 06:52

Our country just implemented this in our education system, and it seems to me that they weren't prepared. I might find this book helpful enough since a lot of the teachers I know are struggling about K-12, of how to make the best out of it to help children. Thanks for this review! :tiphat:
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Post by kandscreeley » 06 Jan 2019, 10:15

This sounds like it might be good for teachers or potential teachers. I don't think the content is for me as I don't even have children. Thanks anyway!
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Post by Anthony__ » 06 Jan 2019, 13:55

I think this book might be helpful to those who are in the academic line. Rosemary, you talked about the aforementioned funding, does the book provide guidelines on how to get funding for students? thanks for the review!

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Post by melissy370 » 06 Jan 2019, 15:21

I think I would be one to steer clear of this book. A little too technical sounding to me. However, I am sure this is good information for those in education. Thanks for your review.

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Post by Jessacardinal » 06 Jan 2019, 22:09

This book sounds like it is full of useful information for the right audience.
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Post by kdstrack » 08 Jan 2019, 15:54

Your review is very informative and seems to indicate that this book is targeted towards educators. It's good to know about a book like this to be able to recommend it to teachers I know. Thanks for your great analysis of this book!

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Post by esthersamone » 09 Jan 2019, 06:58

It provides ways to create sustainable income
If this is also covered in this book, I will read it. Matters income is crucial this age and time. Thanks for this review.

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Post by Sweet Psamy » 11 Jan 2019, 08:35

I would recommend this book to the educational institutions in my country. Sounds refreshing.Thanks.

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Post by OpinionatedEducator » 11 Jan 2019, 14:57

Sounds appropriate for Master's or Doctoral degree programs to use.

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Latest Review: Educational K - 12 Title I Use of Best Practices by Dr. Carla D. Harris

Post by Rosemary Wright » Yesterday, 02:36

Anthony__ wrote:
06 Jan 2019, 13:55
I think this book might be helpful to those who are in the academic line. Rosemary, you talked about the aforementioned funding, does the book provide guidelines on how to get funding for students? thanks for the review!
Yes, it does. Thanks Anthony.

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