Dewey's Laboratory School / Edition 1

Dewey's Laboratory School / Edition 1

by Laurel Tanner
     
 

ISBN-10: 080773618X

ISBN-13: 9780807736180

Pub. Date: 08/01/2003

Publisher: Teachers College Press

Laurel Tanner examines closely the practices and policies of Dewey's Laboratory School from their inception to the current day. Dewey's Laboratory School: Lessons for Today provides a wealth of practical guidance on how schools today can introduce Deweyian reforms the way they were originally - and successfully - practiced. It is filled with fascinating excerpts from…  See more details below

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Laurel Tanner examines closely the practices and policies of Dewey's Laboratory School from their inception to the current day. Dewey's Laboratory School: Lessons for Today provides a wealth of practical guidance on how schools today can introduce Deweyian reforms the way they were originally - and successfully - practiced. It is filled with fascinating excerpts from the school's teachers' reports and other original documents. It will be an indispensable text in graduate courses in foundations, curriculum and instruction, early childhood education, instructional supervision, and philosophy of education and for professors, researchers, and general readers in these fields.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780807736180
Publisher:
Teachers College Press
Publication date:
08/01/2003
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
216
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.54(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword
Preface
Acknowledgments
1Lessons Unlearned1
2A Laboratory School - The Forgotten Ideal12
3The School as a Social Community23
4Dewey's Developmental Curriculum - An Idea for the Twenty-First Century38
5The Teachers Speak64
6Administration and Supervision95
7The Approach to Discipline120
8Lessons Leaned151
References179
Index193
About the Author200

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