To Teach, 2nd Edition / Edition 2

To Teach, 2nd Edition / Edition 2

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by William Ayers
     
 

ISBN-10: 0807739855

ISBN-13: 9780807739853

Pub. Date: 02/28/2001

Publisher: Teachers College Press

"No one since John Holt has written so thoughtfully about the things that actually happen in the classroom. Ayers has been there and he knows, and he shares what he has learned with tremendous sensitivity . . . Ayers writes so beautifully of children he has known--there are so many unforgettable vignettes--that this book will touch the heart of almost anyone who loves…  See more details below

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"No one since John Holt has written so thoughtfully about the things that actually happen in the classroom. Ayers has been there and he knows, and he shares what he has learned with tremendous sensitivity . . . Ayers writes so beautifully of children he has known--there are so many unforgettable vignettes--that this book will touch the heart of almost anyone who loves the authenticity of oral history".--Jonathan Kozol. 160 pp. Pub: 4/93.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780807739853
Publisher:
Teachers College Press
Publication date:
02/28/2001
Edition description:
REVISED
Pages:
168
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.42(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword
Preface
1Beginning: The Challenge of Teaching1
2Seeing the Student25
3Creating an Environment for Learning50
4Building Bridges66
5Liberating the Curriculum38
6Keeping Track113
7Beginning Again: The Mystery of Teaching127
References141
Index143
About the Author147

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To Teach, 2nd Edition 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
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If you really want to get to the heart of what goes on within a classroom from a teachers point of view then this is a must read for all old and new educators.