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Educational foundations : an anthology of critical readings

Author: Alan S Canestrari; Bruce A Marlowe
Publisher: Thousand Oaks : Sage Publications, 2004.
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An anthology of critical readings that features authors whose views are politicized, but whose writing and opinions matte - not because they are gadflies, but because their ideas work and their  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Alan S Canestrari; Bruce A Marlowe
ISBN: 0761930302 9780761930303 0761930310 9780761930310
OCLC Number: 217271232
Awards: Joint winner of AESA Critic's Choice Award 2005
Description: XV, 244 Seiten
Contents: PrefaceAcknowledgmentsAbout the EditorsPart I. Why Teach?1. Educating Esme: Diary of a Teacher's First Year - Esme Codell2. The Green Monongahela - John Taylor Gatto3. Death at an Early Age: The Destruction of the Hearts and Minds of Negro Children in the Boston Public Schools - Jonathan Kozol4. Horace's Compromise - Theodore SizerPart II. Who Are Today's Students?5. What Should Teachers Do? Ebonics and Culturally Responsive Instruction - Lisa Delpit6. Racism, Discrimination, and Expectations of Students' Achievement - Sonia Nieto7. Full Inclusion as Disclosing Tablet: Revealing the Flaws in Our Present System - Mara Sapon-Shevin8. Making the Most of the Classroom Mosaic - Bruce Marlowe and Marilyn PagePart III. What Makes a Good Teacher?9. The Banking Concept of Education - Paulo Freire10. On Stir-and-Serve Recipes for Teaching - Susan Ohanian11. Psst . . . It Ain't About the Tests: It's Still About Great Teaching - Robert DiGiulio12. So What Do You Do Now? - Neil Postman and Charles WeingartnerPart IV. What Do Good Schools Look Like?13. The Paideia Proposal: Rediscovering the Essence of Education - Mortimer Adler14. When Learning Matters: Using Learning Plans to Educate One Student at a Time - Elliot Washor15. What to Look for in a Classroom - Alfie Kohn16. The Idea of Summerhill - A. S. NeillPart V. How Should We Assess Student Learning?17. Grading: The Issue Is Not How But Why? - Alfie Kohn18. The Courage to Be Constructivist - Martin Brooks and Jacqueline Grennon Brooks19. The Standards Fraud - William Ayers20. A Mania for Rubrics - Thomas NewkirkPart VI. How Does One Develop a Critical Voice?21. Teachers as Transformative Intellectuals - Henry Giroux22. Resistance and Courage: A Conversation With Deborah Meier23. Speaking in a Critical Voice - Marilyn Page24. Developing a Critical Voice: A Conversation With Alfie KohnEpilogueIndex
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"Its greatest strength is potentially in its use of some classic pieces ( and voices) in combination with a spread of contemporary voices in subsectors of education." -- Dr. Fred Bedelle, Jr. "The Read more...

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