ERIC Number: ED367466
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: 0
Whole Teaching: Keeping Children in the Center of Curriculum and Instruction. SDE Sourcebook. 6th Edition.
Sumner, Deborah, Ed.
This sourcebook contains articles, resources, and sample teaching materials to assist practitioners implementing developmentally appropriate practices in the classroom. The first six parts of the sourcebook contain reprints of more than 40 journal articles, topical bibliographies and resource lists, and sample teaching materials. The topics of these first six parts are: (1) early childhood and developmental education; (2) educational reform; (3) learning styles and needs; (4) multiage practices; (5) integrated language arts; and (6) assessment. Part 7 contains a variety of resources, including a bibliography of whole language professional books containing over 280 items; a 79-item bibliography on poetry; and lists of publications and special interest groups, materials suppliers, videos, book publishers, children's magazines, and sources of songs and stories. (TJQ)
Descriptors: Cognitive Style, Developmentally Appropriate Practices, Early Childhood Education, Educational Change, Elementary Education, Instructional Materials, Integrated Curriculum, Language Arts, Mixed Age Grouping, Resource Materials, Student Evaluation, Student Needs, Teaching Methods, Whole Language Approach
Society for Developmental Education, Route 202, P.O. Box 577, Peterborough, NH 03458 ($24.95, plus $3.50 shipping).
Publication Type: Collected Works - General; Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Books
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Society for Developmental Education, Peterborough, NH.
Identifiers: Child Centered Education; Journal Articles