Educational Change: From Traditional Education to Learning Communities

Educational Change: From Traditional Education to Learning Communities

by Clifford H. Edwards


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781607099888
Publisher: R&L Education
Publication date: 01/16/2011
Pages: 212
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.70(d)

About the Author

Clifford H. Edwards is a former professor of science education whose 35 year professional career was spent at Illinois State University and Brigham Young University. He is the author of books and articles primarily in the areas of curriculum and student discipline.

Table of Contents

Preface vii

1 Philosophical Issues Regarding Curriculum and Instruction 1

2 Issues Regarding Discipline 17

3 School Discipline and Societal Implications 41

4 Student Assessment in Learning Communities 53

5 The Need for Change 77

6 Instruction and Discipline in Learning Communities 99

7 Instructional Leadership and Teacher Development 131

8 Schoolwide Discipline and Outside Communities 149

9 Issues Regarding a Transition to Learning Communities 163

References 181

Index 193

About the Author 201

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