Teaching with Joy: Educational Practices for the Twenty-First Century

Teaching with Joy: Educational Practices for the Twenty-First Century

by Sharon Shelton-Colangelo
     
 

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This edited collection addresses the growing need for ideas and methods conducive to holistic educational practices and aims to encourage more personal growth in students too often distracted by the background noise of war, violence, racism, and environmental deterioration. The contributors are working teachers and professors who have integrated a degree of…  See more details below

Overview

This edited collection addresses the growing need for ideas and methods conducive to holistic educational practices and aims to encourage more personal growth in students too often distracted by the background noise of war, violence, racism, and environmental deterioration. The contributors are working teachers and professors who have integrated a degree of spirituality into a wide range of classes in both urban and rural settings across the US. This ground-breaking collection will provide practical advice about how to implement an ethical and spiritual curriculum while avoiding religious dogmatism.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781461643982
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
09/22/2006
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
200
File size:
1 MB

Meet the Author

Sharon Shelton-Colangelo is associate professor of English at Northwest Vista College. Carolina Mancuso is assistant professor of literacy at Brooklyn College. Mimi Duvall is chair of the art department at Northwest Vista College.

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