Teaching to Learn, Learning to Teach, 4th Edition
This 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 is that what teachers choose to teach and the...
To Be Published July 31st 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...
To Be Published May 6th 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 14th 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 19th 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 21st 2008 by Routledge
A Handbook for Secondary School Teachers
This text, designed as a handbook for preservice and beginning teachers, is organized to address broad topics in secondary school teaching rather than the needs of specific subject areas. While examples are included from specific subject disciplines, the focus is on the relationships among them (...
Published June 19th 2003 by Routledge
Teaching To Learn, Learning To Teach, 2nd Edition
Social Studies for Secondary Schools: Teaching to Learn, Learning to Teach, Second Edition integrates discussions of educational goals and the nature of history and social studies with practical ideas for organizing social studies curricula, units, lessons, projects, and activities. A major theme...
Published April 1st 2003 by Routledge