Active Learning Resources


Service-Learning: A Dropout Prevention Strategy and MORE!. (2009).  Solutions to the Dropout Crisis.
Keeping Youth In School - How Service-Learning Can Help!. (2008).  Solutions to the Dropout Crisis.
Smink, J., & Schargel, F. P. (Eds.). (2004).  Helping Students Graduate: A Strategic Approach To Dropout Prevention. Larchmont, NY : Eye On Education.
Pauley, J. A., Bradley, D. F., & Pauley, J. F. (2002).  Here's how to reach me: Matching instruction to personality types in your classroom. Baltimore : Paul H. Brookes Publishing Co..
Duckenfield, M., & Wright, J. N. (2001).  Pocket Guide to Service-Learning. Linking Learning with Life Series.
Nagel, J., & Smith, P. (2001).  The art of personalized learning. NASSP News, 2(3)
Wilson, D., & Conyers, M. (2000).  Courageous learners: Unleashing the brain power of students from at-risk situations. Winter Park, FL : BrainSmart.
Shirley, L. (1998).  Pocket Guide to Multiple Intelligences. Clemson, SC : National Dropout Prevention Center.
Waxman, H. C., Walker de Felix, J., Anderson, J. E., & Baptiste, H. P. (1992).  Students at risk in at-risk schools: Improving environments for learning. Newbury Park, CA : Corwin Press.
Texas Education Agency (1989).  Learning styles of at-risk youth: A schoolwide study skills program. Austin, TX : Texas Education Agency.

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