Clearinghouse Resource

Title

"Children of the World: How We Created a Full-Service School". In Six Pathways to Healthy Child Development and Academic Success, edited by James P. Comer, Edward T. Joyner, and Michael Ben-Avie

Authors/Editors

Nebb, Grace

Publisher(s)

Thousand Oaks, CA: Corwin Press

Source Information (Journal Title, Date, Length)

2004, 169-178 pages

Description of Resource

The principal of a formerly deprived and neglected Florida elementary school with a largely poor, immigrant and refugee population describes the school's transformation through partnerships with parents, foundations, universities, social and health service organizations, and government and civic organizations.

Languages

English

Availability

This resource may be free from your local library or purchased from the publisher.