The Moral Life of Schools / Edition 1

The Moral Life of Schools / Edition 1

by Philip W. Jackson, Robert E. Boostrom, David T. Hansen
     
 

ISBN-10: 0787940666

ISBN-13: 9780787940669

Pub. Date: 02/27/1998

Publisher: Wiley

"Jackson, Boostrom, and Hansen capture the ways in which classroom communities shape the hearts and minds of students and teachers alike in as full-bodied a fashion as Jackson's Life in Classrooms first recorded the pulse and passions of school life. The Moral Life of Schools is powerful reading for anyone concerned with the aims of education, with the inner lives

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"Jackson, Boostrom, and Hansen capture the ways in which classroom communities shape the hearts and minds of students and teachers alike in as full-bodied a fashion as Jackson's Life in Classrooms first recorded the pulse and passions of school life. The Moral Life of Schools is powerful reading for anyone concerned with the aims of education, with the inner lives of teachers and children, and with the most important foundations of our society— our ways of learning to live together."—Linda Darling-Hammond, professor of education, Teachers College, Columbia University

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780787940669
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
02/27/1998
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
352
Product dimensions:
9.00(w) x 6.00(h) x 0.77(d)

Table of Contents

Looking for the Moral: An Observer's Guide.
Becoming Aware of Moral Complexity Within a School Setting: Four Sets of Observations.
Facing Moral Ambiguity and Tension: Four More Sets of Observations.
Cultivating Expressive Awareness in Schools and Classrooms.
Postscript: Where Might One Go from Here?

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