Turning Points 2000: Educating Adolescents in the 21st Century / Edition 1

Turning Points 2000: Educating Adolescents in the 21st Century / Edition 1

by Anthony Jackson
     
 

ISBN-10: 0807739960

ISBN-13: 9780807739969

Pub. Date: 11/17/2000

Publisher: Teachers College Press

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780807739969
Publisher:
Teachers College Press
Publication date:
11/17/2000
Series:
Report of Carnegie Corporation of New York Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
288
Sales rank:
656,737
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.72(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword
Preface
Acknowledgments
1Turning Points: A Decade Later1
2Turning Points 2000: A Design for Improving Middle Grades Education22
3Curriculum and Assessment to Improve Teaching and Learning31
4Designing Instruction to Improve Teaching and Learning63
5Expert Teachers for Middle Grades Schools: Pre-service Preparation and Professional Development94
6Organizing Relationships for Learning121
7Democratic Governance to Improve Student Learning145
8A Safe and Healthy School Environment168
9Involving Parents and Communities195
10Taking Action: Challenges and Opportunities218
References231
Index251
About the Authors265
About the Turning Points National Network267

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