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Faces of learning : 50 powerful stories of defining moments in education

Author: Sam Chaltain
Publisher: San Francisco : Jossey-Bass, 2011.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Inspirational stories of engaging, real-life educational experiences Everyone has a personal learning story, a time when they became actively engaged in their own education. Maybe it was an especially challenging teacher, or a uniquely supportive environment, or a collaborative classroom. In Faces of Learning, both well-known public figures, such as Arne Duncan and Al Franken, and ordinary Americans recall the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Anecdotes
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Faces of learning.
San Francisco : Jossey-Bass, 2011
(DLC) 2010045658
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Sam Chaltain
ISBN: 9780470945896 0470945893 9780470945919 0470945915
OCLC Number: 708563378
Description: 1 online resource (v, 152 pages) : illustrations, portraits
Contents: Faces of Learning; CONTENTS; INTRODUCTION; CHAPTER ONE CHALLENGING; 1. Jenna Fournel (Alexandria, Virginia); 2. Mark Rockeymoore (Montreal, Quebec); 3. Jan Resseger (Cleveland, Ohio); 4. Gloria Ladson-Billings (Madison, Wisconsin); 5. Loretta Goodwin (Washington, D.C.); 6. Bruce Deitrick Price (Virginia Beach, Virginia); 7. Arne Duncan (Washington, D.C.); 8. Angela Valenzuela (Austin, Texas); 9. Carl Glickman (Athens, Georgia); 10. Andrew Margon (Brooklyn, New York); Challenging: Five Things You Can Do; CHAPTER TWO ENGAGING; 11. Renee Moore (Cleveland, Mississippi).
Responsibility: [edited by] Sam Chaltain.

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