Black Ants and Buddhists

Written By Mary Cowhey
Black Ants and Buddhists
  • Publsiher : Stenhouse Publishers
  • Release : 01 January 2006
  • ISBN : 1571104186
  • Pages : 244 pages
  • Rating : 5/5 from 2 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Black Ants and Buddhists written by Mary Cowhey which was release on 01 January 2006, this book published by Stenhouse Publishers. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Woven through the book is Mary's unflinching and humorous account of her own roots in a struggling large Irish Catholic family and her early career as a community activist. Mary's teaching is infused with lessons of her heroes: Gandhi, Eleanor Roosevelt, Helen Keller, Martin Luther King, Jr., and others. Her students learn to make connections between their lives, the books they read, the community leaders they meet, and the larger world.

Black Ants and Buddhists

Black Ants and Buddhists
  • Author : Mary Cowhey
  • Publisher : Stenhouse Publishers
  • Release Date : 2006-01-01
  • Total pages : 244
  • ISBN : 1571104186
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Summary : Woven through the book is Mary's unflinching and humorous account of her own roots in a struggling large Irish Catholic family and her early career as a community activist. Mary's teaching is infused with lessons of her heroes: Gandhi, Eleanor Roosevelt, Helen Keller, Martin Luther King, Jr., and others. Her ...

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  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2013-10-30
  • Total pages : 248
  • ISBN : 1571104186
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Summary : Working with parents is a significant aspect of educators’ roles, yet it is rare to find curriculum in teacher education programs designed to prepare individuals to consider, in philosophical, theoretical, and pedagogical ways, who they will be in relationship with parents and why. Schools, therefore, remain hierarchical structures in which ...

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  • Publisher : R&L Education
  • Release Date : 2007-12-15
  • Total pages : 100
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Summary : Teacher Education and Practice, a peer-refereed journal, is dedicated to the encouragement and the dissemination of research and scholarship related to professional education. The journal is concerned, in the broadest sense, with teacher preparation, practice and policy issues related to the teaching profession, as well as being concerned with learning ...

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  • Publisher : Cambridge Scholars Publishing
  • Release Date : 2021-11-03
  • Total pages : 330
  • ISBN : 1571104186
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Summary : This collection brings together approaches to the teacher education and preparation curriculum that may be described as holistic. It also discusses teacher education curricula that are reconstructionist and reconceptualist in nature, seeking to shift the trajectory of society through teacher education. The book serves as an introductory text for the ...

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  • Publisher : Corwin Press
  • Release Date : 2017-09-22
  • Total pages : 472
  • ISBN : 1571104186
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Summary : Empower black boys to dream, believe, achieve Schools that routinely fail Black boys are not extraordinary. In fact, they are all-too ordinary. If we are to succeed in positively shifting outcomes for Black boys and young men, we must first change the way school is “done.” That’s where the ...

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  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2021-11-05
  • Total pages : 200
  • ISBN : 1571104186
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Summary : Critical and necessary, this book provides a window into the education and lives of Black boys in early childhood settings. Drawing on Black Critical Theory and Black Male Studies, and applying portraiture methodology, Bryan explores experiences of Black boys and their male teachers in ways that affirm their humanity and ...

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  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2015-08-20
  • Total pages : 218
  • ISBN : 1571104186
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Summary : Focused on preparing educators to teach African American students, this straightforward and teacher-friendly text features a careful balance of published scholarship, a framework for culturally relevant and critical pedagogy, research-based case studies of model teachers, and tested culturally relevant practical strategies and actionable steps teachers can adopt. Its premise is ...

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  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2021-04-15
  • Total pages : 578
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Summary : This second edition of the Handbook of Urban Education offers a fresh, fluid, and diverse range of perspectives from which the authors describe, analyze, and offer recommendations for urban education in the US. Each of the seven sections includes an introduction, providing an overview and contextualization of the contents. In ...

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  • Publisher : Corwin Press
  • Release Date : 2013-06-25
  • Total pages : 112
  • ISBN : 1571104186
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Summary : Common Core implementation begins with asking the right questions! While the Common Core couldn’t be clearer about what to teach, they never quite tackle how to teach. That’s what makes Inquiring into the Common Core such an essential resource. It offers teachers an inquiry-based professional development model for ...

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  • Author : Ruchi Agarwal-Rangnath
  • Publisher : Teachers College Press
  • Release Date : 2015-04-24
  • Total pages : 151
  • ISBN : 1571104186
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Summary : Inspired by the author’s research and work with preservice and beginning teachers, this book presents a unique framework to help educators (grades 3–8) embed their efforts to teach social studies for social justice within the context of literacy. It is a resource for using primary and other sources to offer ...

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  • Publisher : Teachers College Press
  • Release Date : 2018-02-28
  • Total pages : 168
  • ISBN : 1571104186
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Summary : Filled with day-to-day practices, this book will help elementary school teachers tackle the imbalance of privilege in literacy education. Readers will learn about culturally relevant pedagogies as young childen learn literacy and a critical stance through music, oral histories, name stories, intergenerational texts, and heritage lessons -- brought to life ...

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  • Publisher : Teachers College Press
  • Release Date : 2012
  • Total pages : 146
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Summary : Extraordinary K–12 teachers show us what social equity literacy teaching looks like and how it advances children's achievement. Chapters identify six key dimensions of social equity teaching that can help teachers see their students' potential and create conditions that will support their literacy development. Serving students well depends on understanding ...

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  • Author : Kristin Haltinner
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2013-10-16
  • Total pages : 453
  • ISBN : 1571104186
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Summary : This book presents thoughtful reflections and in-depth, critical analyses of the new challenges and opportunities instructors face in teaching race during what has been called the “post-racial era”. It examines the racial dimensions of the current political, economic, and cultural climate. The book features renowned scholars and experienced teachers from ...

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  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2019-12-17
  • Total pages : 280
  • ISBN : 1571104186
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Summary : Reimagining American Education to Serve All Our Children: Why Should We Educate in a Democracy? examines and reevaluates the history and purpose of public education in the United States, in order to provide students of current and future generations with a robust and fulfilling learning experience. The authors approach knowledge ...

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  • Author : James A. Banks
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2009-09-10
  • Total pages : 592
  • ISBN : 1571104186
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Summary : This volume is the first authoritative reference work to provide a truly comprehensive international description and analysis of multicultural education around the world. It is organized around key concepts and uses case studies from various nations in different parts of the world to exemplify and illustrate the concepts. Case studies ...