Schools of Thought: How the Politics of Literacy Shape Thinking in the Classroom / Edition 1

Schools of Thought: How the Politics of Literacy Shape Thinking in the Classroom / Edition 1

by Rexford G. Brown
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1555425585

ISBN-13: 9781555425586

Pub. Date: 08/10/1993

Publisher: Wiley

Brown's in-depth examination of how policy reform translates into change classroom practices not only shows us what is working and what isn't, it also explains why. The classroom scenes are alive with the struggle to develop thinking skills in a system that gives us only what we ask for.

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Brown's in-depth examination of how policy reform translates into change classroom practices not only shows us what is working and what isn't, it also explains why. The classroom scenes are alive with the struggle to develop thinking skills in a system that gives us only what we ask for.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781555425586
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
08/10/1993
Series:
Education-Higher Education Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
290
Product dimensions:
9.00(w) x 6.00(h) x 0.71(d)

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Table of Contents

1. Back to Basics in the Rural South.

2. Hand-Me-Down Literacy.

3. Language and Culture on the Reservation.

4. An Urban District: One Foot on the Gas, the Other on the Brakes.

5. The Politics of Literacy.

6. When Teachers Talk.

7. A Higher Literacy in Toronto.

8. Cultivating a Literacy of Thoughtfulness.

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