Time to Teach, Time to Learn: Changing the Pace of School / Edition 1

Time to Teach, Time to Learn: Changing the Pace of School / Edition 1

by Chip Wood
     
 

This profound and gentle book will help you rethink the way you use time in the classroom. Chip Wood confronts the epidemic of "busyness" in our nation's K-8 schools. He shows how changing the way we use time can transform our schools from "fact factories" into democratic communities of learning where the pace of the day encourages investigation, contemplation,… See more details below

Overview

This profound and gentle book will help you rethink the way you use time in the classroom. Chip Wood confronts the epidemic of "busyness" in our nation's K-8 schools. He shows how changing the way we use time can transform our schools from "fact factories" into democratic communities of learning where the pace of the day encourages investigation, contemplation, completion, and community.

Features:

  • Practical strategies that create time in the school day for reflection, deeper dialogue, more rigorous academics, and more meaningful social interactions
  • Guidelines for making changes in how time is structured and used in the classroom
  • Guidelines for making changes at the administrative and political levels

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781892989017
Publisher:
Northeast Foundation for Children, Inc.
Publication date:
07/01/1999
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
336
Sales rank:
1,458,130
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.80(d)

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