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ERIC Number: EJ586081
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1990
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ISSN: ISSN-0271-0633
Learning Community Foundations.
Gabelnick, Faith; MacGregor, Jean; Matthews, Roberta S.; Smith, Barbara Leigh
New Directions for Teaching and Learning, n41 p5-18 Spr 1990
The contemporary conception of learning communities addresses modern problems, but its roots are in early 20th-century reform movements. Combining curricular structure and some pedagogical insights from these earlier experiments and much theory about the teaching/learning processes from John Dewey, learning communities provide an economically viable way to address educational issues in the complex political economy of modern institutions. (MSE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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