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Education for judgment : the artistry of discussion leadership

Author: C Roland Christensen; David A Garvin; Ann Sweet
Publisher: Boston, Mass. : Harvard Business School Press, ©1991.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"At its best, discussion teaching has an extraordinary ability to stimulate learning. Through a skillful orchestration of questioning, listening, and response it helps students master course material and critical judgment skills in tandem. Education For Judgment unravels the intricacies of successful group leadership and shows how you can consciously practice those elements that turn an average class into a great  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Education for judgment.
Boston, Mass. : Harvard Business School Press, ©1991
(OCoLC)607497597
Online version:
Education for judgment.
Boston, Mass. : Harvard Business School Press, ©1991
(OCoLC)607724519
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: C Roland Christensen; David A Garvin; Ann Sweet
ISBN: 0875842550 9780875842554 0071033076 9780071033077 0875843654 9780875843650
OCLC Number: 22887576
Language Note: English.
Description: xxvi, 312 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Barriers and gateways to learning / David A. Garvin --
Premises and practices of discussion teaching / C. Roland Christensen --
Tulips, tinfoil, and teaching : journal of a freshman teacher / Colleen Burke --
Great beginnings / Melissa Mead --
Changing ground : a medical school lecturer turns to discussion teaching / Daniel A. Goodenough --
Every student teaches and every teacher learns : the reciprocal gift of discussion teaching / C. Roland Christensen --
Establishing a teaching/learning contract / Abby J. Hansen --
With open ears : listening and the art of discussion leading / Herman B. Leonard --
The Discussion teacher in action : questioning, listening, and response / C. Roland Christensen. Patterns of participation / Julie H. Hertenstein --
Teaching technical material / Bruce Greenwald --
"To see ourselves as others see us" : the rewards of classroom observation / James Austin with Ann Sweet, Catherine Overholt --
Discovering the semester / Laura L. Nash --
Encouraging independent thinking / James Wilkinson, Heather Dubrow --
Having it by heart : some reflections on knowing too much / John Hildebidle --
Undue influence : confessions from an uneasy discussion leader / Joyce Garvin --
A Delicate balance : ethical dilemmas and the discussion process / David A. Garvin.
Responsibility: edited by C. Roland Christensen, David A. Garvin, Ann Sweet.

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Describes the building blocks of group leadership, negotiating a "contract" governing the conduct of the group, orchestrating a constructive process of questioning, listening and responding, and ways  Read more...

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