Finding Our Own Way: Teachers Exploring Their Assumptions

Finding Our Own Way: Teachers Exploring Their Assumptions

by Judith Newman
     
 

This book is about the change teachers create and experience as they move toward a more flexible, interpretive view of their roles.See more details below

Overview

This book is about the change teachers create and experience as they move toward a more flexible, interpretive view of their roles.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780435085018
Publisher:
Heinemann
Publication date:
11/28/1989
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
157
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 9.91(h) x 0.43(d)
Age Range:
5 - 10 Years

Meet the Author

Dr. Judith M. Newman, a writer and education consultant, is Professor of Education at Mount Saint Vincent University in Halifax, Nova Scotia. She has devoted considerable effort to helping teachers become reflective learners in their own classrooms.

Table of Contents

Contents

Foreword, John S. Mayher Introduction, Judith M. Newman

Finding Our Own Way, Judith M. Newman I Learning Through Teaching

Learning in a Whole Language Classroom, Albert Layton

A Teacher Learns How, Pat Kidd

"Herb's Revenge"-Writing Our Own Play, Christine Clark

Learning from Christopher, Chris Trussler II Making Connections

Why Teachers Must Be Writers, Murray Wickwire

Simply, "Margot", Beth Valentine

Who Should Have Control?, Evelyn Bent

But You Haven't Done Any Research, Janet Ripley III Questioning Assumptions

Looking Back, Fred Williams

Creating a Climate of Affirmation: Education Beyond Fear, Marion Anderson

That First Year Back, Florence Kanary IV Reflecting

Looking for Mistakes that Make a Difference, Roberta Jones

Side by Side, Margot Shutt

What Denise Tried to Show Me, Linda Christian

Celebrating Growth, Nancy Anthony V Coping with Conflict

Why Didn't This Chicken Cross the Road?, Brian MacDonald

Dear Mrs. Gillon, Jan Gillin VI Changing

A Belief System Under Siege, Michael Coughlan

Fear, Risk, and Change: Reflections on a Year as Learner, Beverly R. Boone

Time for Change, Sumitra Unia VII Taking A Risk

I Don't Know Enough French!, Janice L. Clarke

A Letter to the Principal, Linda Cook VIII Journeying

The Key, Fred Williams.

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