Critical Thinking and Learning

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Critical Thinking and Learning

Examines how critical thinking can be taught in a variety of settings and disciplines.

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Critical Thinking and Learning
Language: en
Pages: 532
Authors: Danny K. Weil, Joe L. Kincheloe
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

Examines how critical thinking can be taught in a variety of settings and disciplines.
Understanding Curriculum
Language: en
Pages: 1143
Authors: William F. Pinar, William M. Reynolds, Peter M. Taubman, Patrick Slattery
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 1995 - Publisher: Peter Lang

Perhaps not since Ralph Tyler's (1949) Basic Principles of Curriculum and Instruction has a book communicated the field as completely as Understanding Curriculum. From historical discourses to breaking developments in feminist, poststructuralist, and racial theory, including chapters on political theory, phenomenology, aesthetics, theology, international developments, and a lengthy chapter on
Toward a Critical Politics of Teacher Thinking
Language: en
Pages: 262
Authors: Joe L. Kincheloe
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 1993 - Publisher: Praeger

This book calls for a new type of teacher education that empowers teachers to be self-directed professionals. Joe Kincheloe believes that the current trend of teaching teachers to learn an empirical knowledge base which they then implement in their classrooms is demeaning to teachers and teaches them not to think.
Critical Voices in Teacher Education
Language: en
Pages: 308
Authors: Barry Down, John Smyth
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-04-28 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

We live in dangerous times when educational policies and practices are debated largely in terms of how they fit with the needs of the free market. This volume is a collection of writing by teacher-educators that draws on their unique biographies, experiences and perspectives to denounce these misguided norms. It
Language Teacher Education for a Global Society
Language: en
Pages: 168
Authors: B. Kumaravadivelu
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-05-22 - Publisher: Routledge

The field of second/foreign language teacher education is calling out for a coherent and comprehensive framework for teacher preparation in these times of accelerating economic, cultural, and educational globalization. Responding to this call, this book introduces a state-of-the-art model for developing prospective and practicing teachers into strategic thinkers, exploratory researchers,