The School as a Home for the Mind: Creating Mindful Curriculum, Instruction, and Dialogue / Edition 2

The School as a Home for the Mind: Creating Mindful Curriculum, Instruction, and Dialogue / Edition 2

by Arthur L. (Lewis) Costa
     
 

ISBN-10: 1412950732

ISBN-13: 9781412950732

Pub. Date: 10/02/2007

Publisher: SAGE Publications

Examines why educators need to integrate explicit thinking instruction into daily lessons and illustrates what thinking—and the teaching of thinking—looks and sounds like.  See more details below

Overview

Examines why educators need to integrate explicit thinking instruction into daily lessons and illustrates what thinking—and the teaching of thinking—looks and sounds like.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781412950732
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
10/02/2007
Edition description:
Second Edition
Pages:
272
Product dimensions:
7.20(w) x 10.10(h) x 0.90(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Foreword by Robin Fogarty
Acknowledgments
About the Author
Part I. The School as a Home for the Mind: A Vision of Mindfulness
1. The School as a Home for the Mind
2. Aesthetics: Where Thinking Originates
3. Habits of Mind: Learnings That Last
4. Launching Self-Directed Learners, With Bena Kallick
Part II. The Mind-Full Curriculum
5. Maturing Outcomes, With Robert J. Garmston
6. Mapping Forward
7. Changing Curriculum Means Changing Your Mind
8. Teaching for, of, and About Thinking
9. Five Thoughts for a More Though-Full Curriculum
Part III. Mindful Dialogue
10. Through the Lens of a Critical Friend, With Bena Kallick
11. Cognitive Coaching: Conversations That Mediate Self-Directedness, With Robert J. Garmston
12. Norms of Collaboration: Attaining Communicative Competence, With William Baker and Stanley Shalit
13. Getting Into the Habit of Reflection, With Bena Kallick
Part IV. Toward Mindful Instruction
14. What Goes on in Your Head When You Teach?
15. Do You Speak Cogitare?
16. Teacher Behaviors That Enable Student Thinking
17. Mediating the Metacognitive
Part V. The Mindful School: A Re-Vision
18. Creating a Culture of Mindfulness
19. Mind Workers Unite!
Index

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