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Your Introduction to Education: Explorations in Teaching, 2nd Edition

By Sara D. Powell

Published by Pearson

Published Date: Jan 11, 2011

Description

Sara Davis Powell's Your Introduction to Education is the Introduction to Teaching/Foundations text - built from the ground up on authentic classroom experience - that empowers future teachers to explore content and classrooms, reflect on what they’re learning, and develop their own sense of the kind of teacher they aspire to be.

Table of Contents

 

 

Brief Table of Contents

Chapter

 

1

Teachers

2

Schools

3

Students

4

Curriculum and Instruction

5

Assessment and Accountability

6

Creating and Maintaining a Positive and Productive Learning Environment

7

History of Education in the United States

8

Philosophical Foundations of Education in the United States

9

The Societal Context of Schooling in the United States

10

Ethical and Legal Issues in the United States

11

Governing and Financing Public Schools in the United States

12

Professionalism