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New Designs for Teaching and Learning: Promoting Active Learning in Tomorrow's Schools

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New Designs for Teaching and Learning: Promoting Active Learning in Tomorrow's Schools

Dennis Adams, Mary Hamm

ISBN: 978-0-787-90020-5 October 1994 Jossey-Bass 366 Pages

Description

Offers a practical survey of the most important trAnds in education--including critical thinking, cooperative learning, and portfolio assessment--and shows how they can be translated into classroom practice.
1. Introduction: Revitalizing Teaching
Part One: New Instructional Developments
2. Critical Thinking
3. Cooperative Learning
4. Electronic Learning
5. Assessment Alternatives
Part Two: Content in the Classroom
6. Integrated Language Arts
7. Mathematical Power
8. Scientific Literacy
9. The Arts
10. Social Responsibility
11. Conclusion: A Bottom-Up Approach to Reform