Teaching to Learn, Learning to Teach, 4th Edition
Now in its 4th edition, this popular text for secondary social studies methods courses integrates discussions of educational goals and the nature of history and social studies with ideas for organizing social studies curricula, units, lessons, projects, and activities. A major theme throughout is...
To Be Published September 19th 2014 by Routledge
Fighting for America’s Schools
Drawing on his widely read Huffington Post columns—rated one of the top educational blogs in the United States—Alan Singer introduces readers to contemporary issues in education in the United States. The issues are presented with a point of view and an edge intended to promote widespread classroom...
Published April 23rd 2014 by Routledge
A Handbook for Secondary School Teachers, 2nd Edition
Teaching to Learn, Learning to Teach uniquely addresses three problems that frequently concern pre-service and beginning teachers: classroom control, satisfying state and federal mandates, and figuring out exactly what is the role of the teacher. Integrating practical, theoretical, and critical...
Published July 15th 2013 by Routledge
A Social Studies Approach
Teaching Global History challenges prospective and beginning social studies teachers to formulate their own views about what is important to know in global history and why. It explains how to organize the curriculum around broad social studies concepts and themes and student questions about...
Published May 20th 2011 by Routledge
Teaching to Learn, Learning to Teach, 3rd Edition
This popular text advocates an inquiry and activity-based view of social studies teaching that respects the points of view of students and teachers. Based in practice and experience, it offers systematic support and open, honest advice for new teachers, is conversational not pedantic, and provides...
Published August 22nd 2008 by Routledge