The School as a Home for the Mind: A Collection of Articles / Edition 1

The School as a Home for the Mind: A Collection of Articles / Edition 1

by Arthur L. (Lewis) Costa
     
 

ISBN-10: 0932935338

ISBN-13: 9780932935335

Pub. Date: 01/01/1991

Publisher: SAGE Publications

Formerly a Sky Light publication

This collection of articles provides you with effective strategies for integrating thinking instruction into your lesson plans and inspiring student thinking.

Overview

Formerly a Sky Light publication

This collection of articles provides you with effective strategies for integrating thinking instruction into your lesson plans and inspiring student thinking.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780932935335
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
01/01/1991
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
192
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Introduction
Section I: The School As A Home For The Mind: The Vision
1. The School As A Home For The Mind
2. Aesthetics: Where Thinking Originates
3. The Search For Intelligent Life
Section II: The Thoughtful Curriculum
4. Teaching For, Of, And About Thinking
5. Teacher-Initiated Questions And Directions That Elicit Thinking And Learning
6. Teacher Response Behaviors That Support And Extend Thinking And Learning
7. Thinking Skills: Neither An Add-On Nor A Quick Fix
8. Teaching A Thinking Skill Or Strategy Directly
9. Mediating The Metacognitive
Section III: The Key Players
10. What Goes On In Your Head When You Teach?
11. Do You Speak Cogitare?
12. Cognitive Coaching: A Strategy For Reflective Teaching
13. The Administrator's Role In Ehhancing Thinking Skills
Section IV: The Evaluation Dilemma
14. Is Testing Thinking An Oxymoron?
15. Thinking: How Do We Know Students Are Getting Better At It?
16. How Do You Know If Thinking Has Been Infused?
Section V: The School As A Home For The Mind: The Re-vision
17. Mindworkers Unite!
Index

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