Aiming High: Raising Attainment of Pupils from Culturally-Diverse Backgrounds

M Parker-Jenkins, D Hewitt, S Brownhill, T Sanders

Research output: Book/ReportAuthored book


What can schools do to raise the academic attainment of every pupil? Helping you to ensure that every pupil fulfils their potential, this book draws on the authors' research and practical experience to demonstrate what can be done to raise attainment, especially in pupils from culturally diverse backgrounds. This book contains tried-and-tested strategies for: - inducting asylum seekers - supporting bilingual learners - working with gypsy and traveller children - raising the attainment of black boys - working with parents and the local community Highly practical, this book contains lesson activities, suggestions for improving your teaching skills, case studies and activities for professional reflection. All teachers, teaching assistants and teacher trainers, especially those working in culturally diverse classrooms, will want to read this book.
Original languageEnglish
PublisherSAGE Publications India
ISBN (Print)9781848607538
Publication statusPublished - 22 Aug 2007

Bibliographical note



Dive into the research topics of 'Aiming High: Raising Attainment of Pupils from Culturally-Diverse Backgrounds'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this