Teaching the Digital Generation: No More Cookie-Cutter High Schools / Edition 1

Teaching the Digital Generation: No More Cookie-Cutter High Schools / Edition 1

ISBN-10:
1412939275
ISBN-13:
9781412939270
Pub. Date:
09/17/2008
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
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Overview

Teaching the Digital Generation: No More Cookie-Cutter High Schools / Edition 1

The authors show how traditional industrial-type high schools have failed to meet students' learning needs and explore ten alternative high school models that address 21st-century skills.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781412939270
Publisher: SAGE Publications
Publication date: 09/17/2008
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 280
Sales rank: 1,032,943
Product dimensions: 6.90(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword by Michael Hinojosa
Acknowledgments
About the Authors
Introduction
Part 1
1. Schools Must Change
2. Changing the Process of Designing Schools
3. No More Cookie-Cutter Schools
Part 2
4. Models for High Schools
5. Industrial Age High Schools: Schools for a World That No Longer Exists
6. Academies
7. Instructional Centers
8. Academic Focus
9. Learning Labs
10. Self-Directed Learning
11. Time - Less + More
12. Individualized Instruction
13. Cyber Schools
14. Diverse Learning Communities
15. Diverse High Schools: No More Cookie-Cutter High Schools
Summary
References
Schools References
Index

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