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ERIC Number: EJ622903
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-0034-0561
Literacy Education and Dialogical Exchange: Impressions of Cuban Education in One Classroom.
Worthman, Christopher; Kaplan, Lourdes
Reading Teacher, v54 n7 p648-56 Apr 2001
Glimpses the literacy education practices of one third-grade Cuban teacher in a primary school in Havana. Speculates on relationships between Cuban educational practice and the Cuban socioeconomic system, including a historical analysis of Cuban literacy education since 1959. Finds high rote mastery of skills at the expense of creating a critical space in the classroom for dialogue and action. (SR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Reports - Evaluative
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Cuba