What's So Funny About Education?

What's So Funny About Education?

by Lou Fournier, Illustrated by Tom McKeith, Illustrated By McKeith
     
 

ISBN-10: 0761939334

ISBN-13: 9780761939337

Pub. Date: 05/19/2003

Publisher: SAGE Publications

Using affectionate humor, Fournier delivers both stark and subtle epiphanies alongside enduring truths, offering a deeper social commentary on the present conditions and future directions of American education.

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Using affectionate humor, Fournier delivers both stark and subtle epiphanies alongside enduring truths, offering a deeper social commentary on the present conditions and future directions of American education.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780761939337
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
05/19/2003
Series:
1-Off Series
Pages:
108
Product dimensions:
9.90(w) x 7.20(h) x 0.60(d)

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Table of Contents

About the Author
About the Illustrator
Acknowledgments
Foreword
Dog Days of Leadership1
Get the Third Degree From EIT5
Quantum Connections and the Flea Market School9
How the Facts of Learning Sank the FAQs of Scripting13
Aisle Four: Frozen Food and Education17
Net Trek, Episode One: Voyage of the Browser21
Tonight's Episode of "School Improvement"25
Live at the Interstate Internet Lounge31
Mortal Assessment Versus Overlord of Algebra35
Thinking Comes to College39
The Story of PINokio43
Instant Staff Development in Good Taste47
Dearth of a Salesman51
How the Schmall and the Marines Came to Schools55
The Truth of Teen Talk59
Home-School-Mall Connection63
My Big Appearance on Who Wants to Be a Staff Developer?67
Singin' the Blues for a Real Good Cause71
A Clearer Seer: The Education Prophecies of Nostracosa75
The Blazing Electrons' Winning Season79
To Spin, Perchance to Dream83
How Doc the Techie Saved Our School87
Totally Unrehearsed Techno Telemarketing191
Here's the Windup and the Pitch!95
How to Win the Assessment Game and a Nice Toaster99
From Here to Perplexity103
Slim Spud and the Case of the Maltese Parakeet107
Where Mosquitoes and Teacher Salaries Came From111
Singin' in the School!115
Curriculum in the Castle119
The Techwreck Threat123
Getcher Higher Ed Right Here129
Sometimes You Can't Give Good Education Marketing Away135
The Curtain Rises on ProDevelopment Theatre139
Hot Thoughts From Idle Hands143
Elma Explains Education147

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