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6 edition of What to Look for in a Classroom found in the catalog.

What to Look for in a Classroom

And Other Essays

by Alfie Kohn

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  • 4 Currently reading

Published by Jossey-Bass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Organization & management of education,
  • Teaching skills & techniques,
  • Philosophy & Social Aspects,
  • Education / Teaching,
  • Education,
  • Educational Policy & Reform,
  • Teaching Methods & Materials - General,
  • Education / General,
  • Teacher-student relationships,
  • Teachers,
  • Teaching,
  • Classroom management,
  • Learning,
  • Teaching Methods & Materials - Reading

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8148422M
    ISBN 100787952834
    ISBN 109780787952839

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What to Look for in a Classroom by Alfie Kohn Download PDF EPUB FB2

Now What to Look for in a Classroom brings together his most popular articles from Educational Leadership, Phi Delta Kappan, and Education Week--and also from The Atlantic Monthly, the Boston Globe, and other by: Now, What to Look for in a Classroom brings together his most popular articles from Educational Leadership, Phi Delta Kappan, and Education Week – and also from the Atlantic Monthly, the Boston Globe, and other publications.

Now What to Look for in a Classroom brings together his most popular articles from Educational Leadership, Phi Delta Kappan, and Education Week--and also from The Atlantic Monthly, the Boston Globe, and other publications. What to Look for in a Classroom.

An earlier version of this chart was published in the September issue of Educational Leadership, and reprinted as the title essay in the anthology What to Look for in a Classroom And Other Essays.

This revised version appeared as Appendix B of The Schools Our Children Deserve. Now What to Look for in a Classroom brings together his most popular articles from Educational Leadership, Phi Delta Kappan, and Education Week--and also from The Atlantic Monthly, the Boston Globe, and other publications.

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Kachur, Judith A. Stout and Claudia L. Edwards. Learn more about the book at Eye On Education’s Web site. And the exercise makes an important point: It is one thing to talk about a learner-centered classroom, and something else again to specify exactly what such a place looks and sounds like.

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From self-esteem to school uniforms, from grade inflation to character education, Alfie Kohn raises provocative questions about the status quo in this collection of incisive essays--challenging us to reconsider some of our most basic assumptions about children and education. Whether he is explaining why cooperative learning can be so threatening or why detracking is so fiercely opposed, Kohn Pages: Leadership for Learning.

by Carl D. Glickman. Table of Contents. Chapter 1. Looking at Classroom Teaching and Learning. Look around. Listen to the noisy swarm of students become suddenly quiet as students and teachers move into classrooms and doors close.

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