The Anti-Education Era
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: James Paul Gee
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-01-08 - Publisher: St. Martin's Press

One of the first champions of the positive effects of gaming reveals the dark side of today's digital and social media Today's schools are eager to use the latest technology in the classroom, but rather than improving learning, the new e-media can just as easily narrow students' horizons. Education innovator
Literacy Education
Language: en
Pages: 400
Authors: Robert J. Tierney, P. David Pearson
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021 - Publisher: Teachers College Press

"The scope and nature of this account of the modern history of reading/literacy education (especially tied to the aspirational readers) are unique. Enlisting the metaphor of waves, it traces monumental shifts in theory, research and practice related to reading education and literacy that represent developments that verge on revolutionary changes.
Reimagining Popular Notions of American Intellectualism
Language: en
Pages: 184
Authors: Kelly Susan Bradbury
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-03-02 - Publisher: SIU Press

"This book calls us to rethink what it means to practice intellectualism in the twenty-first century. It surveys the evolution of contemporary limited notions of intellectualism and then reexamines the literacy and learning practices of three nonelite sites of adult public education in light of a more inclusive definition of
Teaching General Music
Language: en
Pages: 416
Authors: Brent M. Gault
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-02-03 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

General music is informed by a variety of teaching approaches and methods. These pedagogical frameworks guide teachers in planning and implementing instruction. Established approaches to teaching general music must be understood, critically examined, and possibly re-imagined for their potential in school and community music education programs. Teaching General Music brings
Handbook of Research on Multicultural Education
Language: en
Pages: 1124
Authors: James A. Banks
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher: Jossey-Bass

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