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Re: The culture of poverty and Ruby Payne

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From: Karen Chilman (ChilArt_at_TeacherArtExchange)
Date: Tue Nov 05 2002 - 19:02:30 PST


Ruby came to speak at our school a couple of years ago; what a whirlwind.
We (teachers) took a school bus tour through the county. What an eye opener
for some!
What some of kids live like...it's a wonder that even can manage to come to
school at all.
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From: "lia" <johns392@usfamily.net>
To: "ArtsEdNet Talk" <artsednet@lists.getty.edu>
Sent: Tuesday, November 05, 2002 6:55 AM
Subject: The culture of poverty and Ruby Payne

> Ruby Payne has a book out called A Framework for understanding Poverty.
In
> it she discusses hidden rules, role of language, characteristics of
> different kinds of poverty compared to those of middle class, and some
ways
> to meet these issue when teaching students in schools. She is a great
> speaker and talks and teaches teachers all over the country. If you want
> to really bite into what she is saying and see what you think......read
the
> book...or see if you can get to hear her sometime. She has a website too.
> lia
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