ERIC Number: EJ645868
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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Profiles in Caring: Teachers Who Create Learning Communities in Their Classrooms.
Strahan, David; Smith, Tracy W.; McElrath, Mike; Toole, Cecilia M.
Middle School Journal, v33 n1 p41-47 Sep 2001
Discusses key elements in the creation of successful learning communities in the middle school classroom and presents three cases of teachers who have accomplished this in their classrooms in rural, suburban, and urban schools. Considers two characteristics common to each learning community: the teachers' personal commitment to their students, and making links between academic and social accomplishment. (JPB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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