Best Practice: New Standards for Teaching and Learning in America's Schools / Edition 1

Best Practice: New Standards for Teaching and Learning in America's Schools / Edition 1

by Steven Zemelman, Harvey "Smokey" Daniels, Arthur Hyde
     
 

ISBN-10: 0435087886

ISBN-13: 9780435087883

Pub. Date: 05/03/1993

Publisher: Heinemann

In this extensively revised and expanded second edition, we find updated descriptions of progressive teaching in six subject areas: reading, writing, mathematics, science, social studies, and the arts.  See more details below

Overview

In this extensively revised and expanded second edition, we find updated descriptions of progressive teaching in six subject areas: reading, writing, mathematics, science, social studies, and the arts.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780435087883
Publisher:
Heinemann
Publication date:
05/03/1993
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
234
Product dimensions:
5.96(w) x 8.92(h) x 0.55(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Acknowledgments
1Renewing Our Schools: An Emerging Consensus1
2Best Practice in Reading24
3Best Practice in Writing55
4Best Practice in Mathematics83
5Best Practice in Science107
6Best Practice in Social Studies132
7Best Practice in Visual Art, Music, Dance, and Theater156
8Classroom Structures for Best Practice183
9Making the Transition217
10But What About Evaluation, Test Scores, Tracking, Special Students, Classroom Management, Parents, and Other Concerns?245
11Yes, But ... Will It Work in City Schools?280
Index299

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