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ERIC Number: ED530697
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2012-Feb
Pages: 156
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 0
ISBN: ISBN-978-1-6104-8303-2
ISSN: N/A
Sketches in Democracy: Notes from an Urban Classroom
DeLorenzo, Lisa
Rowman & Littlefield Education
"Sketches of Democracy" is a captivating book that chronicles the first year in the life of a new urban high school. Based on journal entries and educational literature, this book traces the author's challenging journey toward creating a democratic community of learners within a tangle of socio-economic and political issues. An experienced public school teacher and university educator, DeLorenzo brings a unique perspective to the teaching/learning process. Her poignant anecdotal stories, along with information from authoritative sources, provide a narrative that is deeply reflective and affecting. This book is a must-read for teachers, teacher candidates, and teacher educators who share a passion for teaching those on the margins of society.
Rowman & Littlefield Education. 15200 NBN Way, P.O. Box 191, Blue Ridge Summit, PA 17214-0191. Tel: 800-462-6420; Fax: 800-338-4550; e-mail: custserv@rowman.com; Web site: https://rowman.com/RLEducation
Publication Type: Books; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: High Schools; Secondary Education
Audience: Teachers
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A