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About the Author
Janice Koch is Professor Emeritus of Science Education in the Department of Curriculum and Teaching at Hofstra University, Long Island, New York. She developed and taught science education courses to elementary, middle, and secondary pre-and in-service teachers. Additionally, she taught courses addressing: Introduction to Education, Action Research, Qualitative Research, and Gender Issues in the classroom. Dr. Koch shares her passion for teaching and learning through presentations as well as through her introduction to education text TEACH, 3rd Edition (2016, Cengage Learning). Her acclaimed textbook SCIENCE STORIES has been used by thousands of pre-service and in-service educators interested in creating meaningful science experiences for their students. She and her husband currently reside in Central Maryland, where she consults on education projects across the country and internationally and evaluates grant funded science education initiatives. She presented her work at Oxford University in 2014.
Table of Contents
PART 1 Thinking about Teaching: Making the Decision.? Chapter 1 Becoming a Teacher: Looking Forward and Backward at the Same Time.? Chapter 2 Teaching Stories.? PART 2 The Evolution of Schools and Teaching Practices.? Chapter 3 A History of Schooling in America. Chapter 4 What Does it Mean to Teach and to Learn?.? PART 3 Looking at Today's Schools.? Chapter 5 Who Are Today's Students?.? Chapter 6 Contemporary Trends in Education.? Chapter 7 Digital Technologies and Education.? Chapter 8 The Global Classroom.? PART 4 Classrooms, Communities, and You.? Chapter 9 The Classroom as Community.? Chapter 10 Making the Decision to Become a Teacher.