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The Resource Teaching literacy for love and wisdom : being the book and being the change, Jeffrey D. Wilhelm, Bruce Novak ; foreword by Sheridan Blau

Teaching literacy for love and wisdom : being the book and being the change, Jeffrey D. Wilhelm, Bruce Novak ; foreword by Sheridan Blau

Label
Teaching literacy for love and wisdom : being the book and being the change
Title
Teaching literacy for love and wisdom
Title remainder
being the book and being the change
Statement of responsibility
Jeffrey D. Wilhelm, Bruce Novak ; foreword by Sheridan Blau
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book lays out a new vision for the teaching of English, building on themes central to Wilhelm's influential "You Gotta BE The Book." With portraits of teachers and students, as well as practical strategies and advice, they provide a roadmap to educational transformation far beyond the field of English. --from publisher description
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
428.0071/2
Index
index present
LC call number
LB1576
LC item number
.W48767 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Language and literacy series
Label
Teaching literacy for love and wisdom : being the book and being the change, Jeffrey D. Wilhelm, Bruce Novak ; foreword by Sheridan Blau
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 232-243) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What is "English"?. A brief history of a nebulous subject -- The power of softness: intimations of deepened humanity from stories of classroom life -- Understand the power of softness through the deep prehistory of English -- The way life teaches: revisiting the three dimensions of aesthetic, transactional responsiveness. The evocative dimension: story time and human life -- The connective dimension: finding love by sharing insight with implied authors -- The reflective dimension: response and responsibility, love and loving wisdom -- Reading beyond the book: moving from a transactional worldview to a transactional world. Aesthetic education: the artistry of transactional life in classrooms -- Aesthetic democracy: government of people by people for the shared life of people, write small and writ large -- Aesthetic humanity: the history, and possible future of wisdom
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xviii, 253 p.
Isbn
9780807752371
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2011006204
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn703148743
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn746003800
Label
Teaching literacy for love and wisdom : being the book and being the change, Jeffrey D. Wilhelm, Bruce Novak ; foreword by Sheridan Blau
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 232-243) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What is "English"?. A brief history of a nebulous subject -- The power of softness: intimations of deepened humanity from stories of classroom life -- Understand the power of softness through the deep prehistory of English -- The way life teaches: revisiting the three dimensions of aesthetic, transactional responsiveness. The evocative dimension: story time and human life -- The connective dimension: finding love by sharing insight with implied authors -- The reflective dimension: response and responsibility, love and loving wisdom -- Reading beyond the book: moving from a transactional worldview to a transactional world. Aesthetic education: the artistry of transactional life in classrooms -- Aesthetic democracy: government of people by people for the shared life of people, write small and writ large -- Aesthetic humanity: the history, and possible future of wisdom
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xviii, 253 p.
Isbn
9780807752371
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2011006204
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn703148743
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn746003800

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