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Teacher Educators As Critical Storytellers Effective Teachers As Windows and Mirrors

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ISBN-10: 0807765147

ISBN-13: 9780807765142

Edition: 2021

Authors: Antonio L. Ellis, Nicholas D. Hartlep, Gloria Ladson-Billings, David Stovall, Leslie T. Fenwick

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Breaking away from the historically dominant narrative that White females make the best teachers, this book contends that effective teachers can be both "windows" and "mirrors" for students. Teachers should reflect the student population in racial and cultural terms while also serving as windows for students to see opportunities that lie outside of their immediate circumstances. Employing a critical storytelling framework, respected scholars share the teaching practices of influential teachers that they learned from. Chapter authors are diverse teacher educators from the fields of education, educational psychology, administration, policy, and curriculum and instruction. Each storyteller…    
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Book details

List price: $29.95
Copyright year: 2021
Publisher: Teachers College Press
Publication date: 3/26/2021
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 192
Size: 6.10" wide x 8.90" long x 0.60" tall
Weight: 0.572
Language: English

Gloria Ladson-Billings was a professor in the Department of Curriculum and Instruction at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. She worked for a decade as a teacher and administrator in the Philadelphia Public Schools. She is the author of The Dreamkeepers (Jossey-Bass, 1997).

David Stovall is Associate Professor of Educational Policy Studies at the University of Illinois at Chicago. He is author of numerous scholarly and popular articles, poems, polemics, and reviews and an editor of the Handbook of Social Justice in Education.