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The Great Curriculum Debate

How Should We Teach Reading and Math?

by Tom Loveless

  • 281 Want to read
  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Brookings Institution Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English language: reading skills,
  • Mathematics,
  • Philosophy of education,
  • Teaching of a specific subject,
  • Education,
  • Education / Teaching,
  • English,
  • USA,
  • Curricula,
  • Teaching Methods & Materials - Mathematics,
  • Teaching Methods & Materials - Reading,
  • Educational Policy & Reform,
  • Curriculum planning,
  • Reading,
  • United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages328
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11358722M
    ISBN 100815753098
    ISBN 109780815753094

    The Great Curriculum Debate: How Should We Teach Reading and Math? Loveless, Tom, Ed. This collection of papers focuses on the public conflict that surrounded the debate over reading and mathematics education in the by: Continue the great debate on exercise books in the primary curriculum. For more information on exercise books in the primary curriculum, the ‘floorbook’ method, and science in the primary curriculum, keep an eye on the Focus Education blog, find me on twitter @FocusTn or get in touch with the Focus Education office on

    Influential management professor Jim Collins released the popular Good to Great: Why Some Companies Make the Leap and Others Don’t in The book is really a research project led by Collins as a follow-up to his book Built to researched hundreds of companies to identify sets of “good” companies where one became “great” while a close competitor failed. At the heart of the Thomas Aquinas College curriculum are the great books, the original works of the greatest minds in our tradition, both ancient and modern. The College’s syllabus is composed exclusively of the seminal texts that have, for good or for ill, animated Western civilization. Each one speaks to the reality at the core of human experience, a reality that transcends.

      Debate Across the Curriculum is an initiative at JMU to assist faculty and staff in incorporating debate pedagogy and techniques into the classroom and other on-campus activities. Faculty and staff across colleges and disciplines have found debate a rewarding pedagogy for challenging students to improve advocacy skills, critical thinking.   If I had to choose a single book on debating, I would suggest Thank You for Arguing: What Aristotle, Lincoln and Homer Simpson Can Teach Us About the Art of Persuasion by Jay Heinreichs (expanded and revised edition published in August ). It's.


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