ERIC Number: EJ1023310
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2013-Dec
Reference Count: 13
In Memory of Garth Boomer: "May He Not 'Rust Unburnished' but 'Shine in Use'"
English in Australia, v48 n3 p12-20 Dec 2013
This article is based on the authors' own experience of Garth Boomer as a splendid friend, a superb colleague, and an inspirational leader. In September 2005 the author was invited to deliver the Garth Boomer Memorial Lecture at the Biennial International Conference of the Australian Curriculum Studies Association (ACSA). This article is based on and develops beyond that lecture.
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, English Instruction, English Curriculum, Teaching Styles, Curriculum Development, English Teachers
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Secondary Education; High Schools
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Australia