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Audio 9.1: The IQ Test Wars
Description: This podcast examines the history of the birth, development, and expansion of IQ tests and their use to marginalize ethnic minorities and poor communities.
Audio 9.2: Bilingual, Bicultural, and Biliterate
Description: This conversation examines one school district that encourages all students across the district to become bilingual, bicultural and biliterate.
Video 9.1: Information Processing Theory
Description: Using a digital blackboard style, this video lesson provides an introduction and overview on information processing theory.
Web 9.1: Children with Autism: Injury Prone?
Description: This article reports archival research finding that autism spectrum disorder is associated with a greatly increased risk of injury and premature death. A brief clip of Temple Grandin describing her experience with autism is included.
Description: This news article describes research finding that Black boys’ risk of dropping out drops by nearly 40% if they have just one Black teacher for a single year. The effect of just one Black teacher for 1 year was similarly found in a neighboring state.