ERIC Number: EJ1107484
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2015
Abstractor: As Provided
"Operating on a Basis of Student Consent": Peter Medway's Work in "Finding a Language"
Changing English: Studies in Culture and Education, v22 n3 p265-268 2015
Written nearly 40 years ago, Peter Medway's "Finding a Language" continues to be an arresting read, which offers a powerful vision of what might be possible in education. In this brief introduction, I set the work in context, referring to ideas that Pete engaged with and recalling a little of the times.
Descriptors: English Instruction, Humanities Instruction, Intellectual History, Recognition (Achievement), Instructional Innovation, Educational Practices, Educational Strategies, Educational Change, Change Agents, Foreign Countries
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Secondary Education
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Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom
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