Curriculum Wisdom

Curriculum Wisdom

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Written by two of the most-recognized names in the field, the heart of this book revolves around the seven a€œmodes of inquirya€ that serve as guiding principles for designing curriculum that meets the needs of students, educators, parents, and the community at large. Coverage carefully balances theory and practicality, draws inspiration from a wide range of disciplines and contexts, and incorporates the wisdom of practicing curriculum designers from this country and others. Chapter titles include Curriculum Wisdom in Democratic Societies, Pragmatism: A Philosophy for Democratic Educators, The Arts of Inquiry: Toward Holographic Thinking, Personal and Structural Challenges, and Implications for Educational Practice. For teachers and administrators responsible for designing and implementing curriculum.Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press. Barber, B. R. ... Berkeley, CA: University of California Press. Capra, F. (1984). The tao of physics: An exploration of the parallels between modern physics and Eastern mysticism, new York: Bantam Books. Chandler. W. (1999). Ancient future: The teachings and prophetic wisdom of the seven hermetic laws of ancient Egypt. Atlanta: Black Classic Press.

Title:Curriculum Wisdom
Author:James George Henderson, Kathleen R. Kesson
Publisher:Prentice Hall - 2004


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