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How children fail

Author: John Caldwell Holt
Publisher: Reading, Mass. : Addison-Wesley Pub. Co., [1995], ©1982.
Series: Classics in child development (Reading, Mass.)
Edition/Format:   Book : English : Rev. edView all editions and formats
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Since its first publication in 1964, this book has helped two generations of parents and teachers understand what actually happens in the classroom. Holt's astute observation of children, his clear simple style, and his lifelong conviction that we can do better by our children make How Children Fail an enduring classic.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Caldwell Holt
ISBN: 0201484021 9780201484021
OCLC Number: 32626803
Notes: Originally published: Rev. ed. New York : Delta/Seymour Lawrence, c1982.
"A Merloyd Lawrence book."
Description: 298 p. ; 22 cm.
Contents: * Strategy * Fear and Failure * Real Learning * How Schools Fail * To Summarize
Series Title: Classics in child development (Reading, Mass.)
Responsibility: John Holt.
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"First published in the mid 1960s, How Children Fail began an education reform movement that continues today. In his 1982 edition, John Holt added new insights into how children investigate the  Read more...

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