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The Resource Discussion as a way of teaching : tools and techniques for democratic classrooms, Stephen D. Brookfield, Stephen Preskill

Discussion as a way of teaching : tools and techniques for democratic classrooms, Stephen D. Brookfield, Stephen Preskill

Label
Discussion as a way of teaching : tools and techniques for democratic classrooms
Title
Discussion as a way of teaching
Title remainder
tools and techniques for democratic classrooms
Statement of responsibility
Stephen D. Brookfield, Stephen Preskill
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Written for teachers, trainers, faculty administrators, professional developers, facilitators, and other educational leaders, Discussion as a Way of Teaching is a comprehensive volume that offers step-by-step guidance for everything from preparing students to participate in discussion to evaluating its meaning and effect. The chapters in this practical resource certain a wealth of helpful techniques, suggestions, and applications that can be adapted to a wide variety of discussion settings."--BOOK JACKET
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brookfield, Stephen
Dewey number
378.1/2
Index
index present
LC call number
LB2331
LC item number
.B679 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Preskill, Stephen
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • College teaching
  • Discussion
  • Forums (Discussion and debate)
  • Communication
  • Teaching
Label
Discussion as a way of teaching : tools and techniques for democratic classrooms, Stephen D. Brookfield, Stephen Preskill
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Discussion in a democratic society -- How discussion helps learning and enlivens classrooms -- Preparing for discussion -- Getting discussion started -- Keeping discussion going through questioning, listening, and responding -- Keeping discussion going through creative grouping -- Discussion in culturally diverse classrooms -- Discussing across genders differences / written with Eleni Roulis -- Keeping students' voices in balance -- Keepings teachers' voices in balance -- Understanding the dynamics of online discussion -- Creating the conditions for online discussion -- How theory informs the practice of discussion -- Discussion groups as democratic learning laboratories -- Evaluating discussion
Control code
58789081
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xxv, 308 pages
Isbn
9780787978082
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2005008307
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780787978082
Label
Discussion as a way of teaching : tools and techniques for democratic classrooms, Stephen D. Brookfield, Stephen Preskill
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Discussion in a democratic society -- How discussion helps learning and enlivens classrooms -- Preparing for discussion -- Getting discussion started -- Keeping discussion going through questioning, listening, and responding -- Keeping discussion going through creative grouping -- Discussion in culturally diverse classrooms -- Discussing across genders differences / written with Eleni Roulis -- Keeping students' voices in balance -- Keepings teachers' voices in balance -- Understanding the dynamics of online discussion -- Creating the conditions for online discussion -- How theory informs the practice of discussion -- Discussion groups as democratic learning laboratories -- Evaluating discussion
Control code
58789081
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xxv, 308 pages
Isbn
9780787978082
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2005008307
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780787978082

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