The Newcomers

The Newcomers
Publisher Simon and Schuster
Release Date
Category Biography & Autobiography
Total Pages 416
ISBN 9781501159091
Rating 5/5 from 1 reviews
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Traces the lives of twenty-two immigrant teens throughout the course of a year at Denver's South High School who attended a specially created English Language Acquisition class and who were helped to adapt through strategic introductions to American culture.

The Newcomers
  • Author : Helen Thorpe
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2017-11-14

Traces the lives of twenty-two immigrant teens throughout the course of a year at Denver's South High School who attended a specially created English Language Acquisition class and who were helped to adapt through strategic introductions to American culture.

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Newcomers
  • Author : Lojze Kovačič
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2016

In sparse prose, Lojze Kovacic chronicles the refugee experience, drawing extensively on the specificities of his own flight from Switzerland for Slovakia, but ultimately transcending the prosaic to meditate on the universal experience of unsettlement. This, the first volume of a three-part semi-autobiographical series, begins with Kovacic as a ten-year-old

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Success with Multicultural Newcomers   English Learners
  • Author : Margarita Espino Calderón,Shawn Slakk
  • Publisher : ASCD
  • Release Date : 2019-05-14

This book is a road map for teachers and school leaders who need to meet the needs of increasing numbers of Newcomers and other English Learners (ELs). The authors draw from years of experience in working with, listening to, and coaching administrators, teachers, and coaches nationwide to help you develop

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Educating Adolescent Newcomers in the Superdiverse Midwest
  • Author : Brian David Seilstad
  • Publisher : Multilingual Matters
  • Release Date : 2021-03-31

This book juxtaposes superdiversity with the reality of English-centricity in the United States, set against the long-standing challenges regarding migration and language policy in the US, most recently underlined by Donald Trump’s 2016 election win and subsequent aggressive and partially successful attempts to limit migration. The book explores the history,

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Natives and Newcomers
  • Author : Bruce G. Trigger
  • Publisher : Manchester University Press
  • Release Date : 1986

According to convential nineteenth-century wisdom, societies of European origin were naturally progressive; native societies were static. One consequence of this attitutde was the almost universal separation of history and anthropology. Today, despite a growing interest in changes in Amerindian societies, this dichotomy continues to distort the investigation of Canadian history

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Newcomers
  • Author : Matthew L. Schuerman
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2019

Gentrification is transforming cities, small and large, across the country. Though it's easy to bemoan the diminished social diversity and transformation of commercial strips that often signify a gentrifying neighborhood, determining who actually benefits and who suffers from this nebulous process can be much harder. The full story of gentrification

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The Newcomers
  • Author : François Eugene De Villiers
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1951

Read online The Newcomers written by François Eugene De Villiers, published by which was released on 1951. Download full The Newcomers Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle.

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Newcomers to Old Towns
  • Author : Sonya Salamon
  • Publisher : University of Chicago Press
  • Release Date : 2007-07-24

2004 winner of the Robert E. Park Book Award from the Community and Urban Sociology Section (CUSS) of the American Sociological Association Although the death of the small town has been predicted for decades, during the 1990s the population of rural America actually increased by more than three million people. In

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Soldier Girls
  • Author : Helen Thorpe
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2014-08-05

“A raw, intimate look at the impact of combat and the healing power of friendship” (People): the lives of three women deployed to Afghanistan and Iraq, and the effect of their military service on their personal lives and families—named a best book of the year by Publishers Weekly. “In

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Just Like Us
  • Author : Helen Thorpe
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2009

"Just Like Us" offers a powerful account of four young Mexican women coming of age in Denver--two of whom have legal documentation, two of whom who don't--and the challenges they face as they attempt to pursue the American dream.

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Migrants and Urban Change
  • Author : Anne Winter
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2015-09-30

Taking the Belgian city of Antwerp as a case-study, this book argues that the direction of nineteenth century societal change was such as to make some groups of people better suited to reap the benefits of new opportunities.

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The Newcomers
  • Author : Helen Thorpe
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2017-11-14

Traces the lives of twenty-two immigrant teens throughout the course of a year at Denver's South High School who attended a specially created English Language Acquisition class and who were helped to adapt through strategic introductions to American culture.

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Wide Welcome
  • Author : Jessicah Krey Duckworth
  • Publisher : Fortress Press
  • Release Date : 2013-06-01

Jessicah Krey Duckworth presents the stark differences between the established congregation, which cares for current members and congregational identity, and the disestablished one, which gains purpose and identity in the task of relating to the newcomer. By allowing the questions, insights, and experiences of newcomers to reverberate through the entire

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Becoming Frum
  • Author : Sarah Bunin Benor
  • Publisher : Rutgers University Press
  • Release Date : 2012-11-15

When non-Orthodox Jews become frum (religious), they encounter much more than dietary laws and Sabbath prohibitions. They find themselves in the midst of a whole new culture, involving matchmakers, homemade gefilte fish, and Yiddish-influenced grammar. Becoming Frum explains how these newcomers learn Orthodox language and culture through their interactions with

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The Newcomers
  • Author : William Makepeace Thackeray
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1921

Read online The Newcomers written by William Makepeace Thackeray, published by which was released on 1921. Download full The Newcomers Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle.

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