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The Resource What to look for in a classroom : and other essays, Alfie Kohn

What to look for in a classroom : and other essays, Alfie Kohn

Label
What to look for in a classroom : and other essays
Title
What to look for in a classroom
Title remainder
and other essays
Statement of responsibility
Alfie Kohn
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kohn, Alfie
Dewey number
371.1
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Teachers
  • Teaching
  • Classroom management
  • Learning
  • Teacher-student relationships
  • School management and organization
Label
What to look for in a classroom : and other essays, Alfie Kohn
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The limits of teaching skills -- The trouble with school uniforms -- Beyond discipline -- How not to teach values : a critical look at character education -- Resistance to cooperative learning : making sense of its deletion and dilution -- "A lot of fat kids who don't like to read" : the effects of Pizza Hut's Book it! program and other reading incentives -- Grading : the issue is not how but why -- Grade inflation and other red herrings -- Only for my kid : how privileged parents undermine school reform -- Suffer the restless children -- The truth about self-esteem -- Television and children : reviewing the evidence -- The five-hundred-pound gorilla -- The false premises of school choice plans -- Students don't "work" they learn -- The littlest customers : TQM goes to school -- Caring kids : the role of the schools -- Choices for children : why and how to let students decide -- What to look for in a classroom
Control code
ocm39347991
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 289 p.
Isbn
9780787944537
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
98025426
System control number
  • 330999
  • (Sirsi) o39347991
  • (Sirsi) ADA-3822
Label
What to look for in a classroom : and other essays, Alfie Kohn
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The limits of teaching skills -- The trouble with school uniforms -- Beyond discipline -- How not to teach values : a critical look at character education -- Resistance to cooperative learning : making sense of its deletion and dilution -- "A lot of fat kids who don't like to read" : the effects of Pizza Hut's Book it! program and other reading incentives -- Grading : the issue is not how but why -- Grade inflation and other red herrings -- Only for my kid : how privileged parents undermine school reform -- Suffer the restless children -- The truth about self-esteem -- Television and children : reviewing the evidence -- The five-hundred-pound gorilla -- The false premises of school choice plans -- Students don't "work" they learn -- The littlest customers : TQM goes to school -- Caring kids : the role of the schools -- Choices for children : why and how to let students decide -- What to look for in a classroom
Control code
ocm39347991
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 289 p.
Isbn
9780787944537
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
98025426
System control number
  • 330999
  • (Sirsi) o39347991
  • (Sirsi) ADA-3822

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