More Books:

Horace's Compromise
Language: en
Pages: 257
Authors: Theodore R. Sizer
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

The first report from a study of high schools.
Unlearned Lessons
Language: en
Pages: 185
Authors: Barbara Z. Presseisen
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 1985 - Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Books about Unlearned Lessons
Horace's School
Language: en
Pages: 238
Authors: Theodore R. Sizer
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 1992 - Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

Since the late 1970s, Theodore Sizer has studied and worked among hundreds of American high schools. His research was first published in 1984 in Horace's Compromise, and since then, the scope ofally. Sizer now proposes a process of redesign which respects the best of the rich traditions of secondary schooling
Reform and Resistance in Schools and Classrooms
Language: en
Pages: 319
Authors: Donna E. Muncey, Patrick J. McQuillan
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996-01-01 - Publisher: Yale University Press

What constitutes better schooling for today's youth? In 1984 educational theorist Theodore R. Sizer formulated nine Common Principles to answer this question and launched The Coalition of Essential Schools, an organization of schools attempting to change their own structure, curriculum, pedagogy, and power relations according to Sizer's Principles. This important
Educational Foundations
Language: en
Pages: 244
Authors: Alan S. Canestrari, Bruce A. Marlowe
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher: SAGE

Educational Foundations: An Anthology of Critical Readings provides an exciting alternative to foundations texts currently on the market. This anthology is aimed at students about to enter the teaching profession, those new to the profession, and anyone interested in carefully examining schools and schooling. Editors Alan S. Canestrari and Bruce