ERIC Number: EJ583436
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
Reference Count: 0
Classrooms as Cultures: Understanding the Constructed Nature of Life in Classrooms.
Dixon, Carol N.; Frank, Carolyn R.; Green, Judith L.
Primary Voices K-6, v7 n3 p4-8 Jan 1999
Introduces the topic of this journal issue: ethnography as a resource for understanding classrooms as cultures. Presents excerpts from student essays to show the knowledge students have about life in classrooms and about classroom cultures. Offers a list of premises and questions to help make visible the often invisible patterns of life in classrooms. (SR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme: Classroom as Cultures. Journal availability: National Council of Teachers of English, 1111 W. Kenyon Road, Urbana, IL 61801-1096.