Monday, May 25, 2015

New book recommendation: Teaching Indigenous Students

Each week recent purchases are placed on the new book displays. You can subscribe to the New Library Books email or view the New Books list online.

This week is National Reconciliation Week and a title of interest is:

Teaching Indigenous Students: Cultural awareness and classroom strategies for improving learning outcomes by Thelma Perso & Colleen Hayward

Call Number: 371.8299915 PER

An extract from the publisher's website states:

Indigenous children, like all children, deserve a future they choose for themselves. This book aims to empower teachers to help halt the cycle of disadvantage for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students and make a real difference to their relationships, learning outcomes and opportunities in the short and long term.

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