Teaching Guide. Edited by Linda Christensen, Mark Hansen, and Bob Peterson. 2012. 360 pages.
Collection of writing about elementary school life and learning from the Rethinking Schools magazine.
Rethinking Elementary Education collects writing about elementary school life and learning from 25 years of the Rethinking Schools magazine. The articles in this volume offer practical insights about how to integrate the teaching of content with a social justice lens, how to seek wisdom from students and their families, and how to navigate stifling tests and mandates. The articles and lessons are divided into six sections:
Part 1: Building Classroom Community
Part 2: Reading and Writing Toward a More Just World
Part 3: Minding Media
Part 4: Math is More than Numbers
Part 5: Laboratory for Justice: Science Across the Curriculum
Part 6: The Classroom, The School, The World
ISBN: 9780942961522 | Published by Rethinking Schools.