The Art of Educating with V Diagrams

The Art of Educating with V Diagrams

by D. Bob Gowin, Marino C. Alvarez
     
 

ISBN-10: 052184343X

ISBN-13: 9780521843430

Pub. Date: 06/30/2005

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Focusing on the mind and its ability to seek answers to unknown or unanswered questions, this book's theory of educating provides the foundation for using V diagrams by students, educators, researchers, and parents. Teachers make lesson plans using V diagrams and concept maps and become expert coaches in guiding student performances. Students learn to enhance their

Overview

Focusing on the mind and its ability to seek answers to unknown or unanswered questions, this book's theory of educating provides the foundation for using V diagrams by students, educators, researchers, and parents. Teachers make lesson plans using V diagrams and concept maps and become expert coaches in guiding student performances. Students learn to enhance their knowledge by changing from question-answerers to question-askers. Parents share the learning experience with their children and the childrens' teachers and administrators.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521843430
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
06/30/2005
Pages:
312
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.79(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword; Preface; Acknowledgements; Part I. Four Commonplaces of Educating Plus One: 1. The art of educating; 2. Simplifying complexity without denying it; Part II. The V Diagram: 3. Thinking around the V; 4. Structuring knowledge; 5. Minding events and making a V; 6. Learning and teaching the V; Part III. Analyzing, Evaluating, and Conducting Research: 7. Evaluating V diagrams; 8. Researching educating; Part IV. Reasoning with Technology: 9. Electronic educating; Epilogue.

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