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Educating the whole child for the whole world : the Ross School Model and education for the Global Era

Author: Marcelo M Suárez-Orozco; Carolyn Sattin-Bajaj
Publisher: New York : New York University Press, 2010
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Examines some of the best practices in education in the context of an increasingly interconnected world

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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Educating the whole child for the whole world.
New York : New York University Press, 2010
(DLC) 2010016521
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Marcelo M Suárez-Orozco; Carolyn Sattin-Bajaj
ISBN: 9780814741405 0814741401 9780814741412 081474141X
OCLC Number: 897038306
Description: 1 online resource (ix, 212 p.) illustrations
Contents: Foreword Nick Appelbaum Acknowledgments Introduction Marcelo M. Suarez-Orozco, Carolyn Sattin-Bajaj, and Carola Suarez-OrozcoPart I 1 Education in an Era of Specialized Knowledge Vartan Gregorian 2 The Case for Global Education John Sexton 3 A Tangled Web Howard GardnerPart II 4 Mind, Brain, and Education Antonio Damasio and Hanna Damasio 5 Research Schools Christina Hinton and Kurt W. Fischer 6 Toward a New Educational Philosophy Hideaki KoizumiPart III 7 Multimedia Literacy Elizabeth M. Daley with Holly Willis 8 Object Lessons Sherry Turkle 9 The Trouble with Math Ralph AbrahamPart IV 10 Choreographing the Curriculum Debra McCall 11 Mathematics and Culture William Irwin Thompson 12 The Butterflies of the Soul Antonio M. Battro 13 Educating the Whole Child for the Whole World Sally Booth with Michele Claeys Epilogue Pedro Noguera Conclusion Marcelo M. Suarez-Orozco and Carolyn Sattin-Bajaj About the Contributors Index
Responsibility: edited by Marcelo M. Sussrez-Orozco and Carolyn Sattin-Bajaj

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Courtney Ross has devoted her life to holistic education for young people. Educating the Whole Child for the Whole World tells the marvelous story of how one day they will be our future leaders and Read more...

 
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