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Educational Foundations An Anthology

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ISBN-10: 0130987468

ISBN-13: 9780130987464

Edition: 2nd 2004 (Revised)

Authors: Roselle K. Chartock

List price: $74.00
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A very readable book that includes dozens of excerpts from novels, biographies, memoirs, lectures, essays, plays, poetry, and songs, this anthology provides readers with a broad range of opinions, scenarios, and perspectives on education. It examines diversity beyond race, religion, and ethnicity, and addresses a wide range of topics and issues, especially controversial events, movements, and mandates. Interviews, dramatizations, and debates help subjects come alive, making the selections more meaningful. The selections are divided into six important themes: history, philosophy, politics and sociology of education, the nature of schools, and the teaching profession. Each section begins with…    
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Book details

List price: $74.00
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2004
Publisher: Prentice Hall PTR
Publication date: 6/17/2003
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 432
Size: 7.50" wide x 9.25" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.430
Language: English

Rosell K. Chartock is professor of education at the Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts. She taught social studies for fifteen years at Monument Mountain Regional High School in Great Barrington, MA where she resides. Her most recent publications include Educational Foundations: An Anthology, and a chapter in Including Music in a Study of the Holocaust. She continues to write, lecture and offer workshops on the subject of the Holocaust.

Teacher Behavior, Teacher Roles: Teacher Ethics and Experiences
Historical Perspectives
Philosophical Foundations: Approaches to Curriculum Development
The Politics of Education: School Governance, School Funding, and Legal Issues
School Environments
Living and Learning in a Diverse Society: Sociology of Education
Debate Format: Learning through Teamwork and Formal Argument
How to Use This Text: Two Suggested Approaches
Lesson Plan Outline and Sample Plan
Name Index
Subject Index