What Every American Needs to Know
Normal Price: $247.00
Your Price: $222.30 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $24.70! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $11.12 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available, ships in 7-10 days, Not for Xmas
Critical Literacy by Eugene F. Provenzo
Book DescriptionIn Critical Literacy Eugene F. Provenzo Jr. challenges E. D. Hirsch's assumptions about culture and education. Calling for a broader and more democratic vision than Hirsch, Provenzo critiques Hirsch's legacy up through the current conservative educational agenda for education which, he argues, denies, not only the United States' diversity, but its democratic traditions of democratic participation. His book shows why critical faculties and skills of students are essential not only to the success of individual students but to their participation in a healthy democracy. Provenzo offers a list of 5,000 things every educated American ought to know-- none of them the same items as those included on Hirsch's list in Cultural Literacy. Critical Literacy is essential reading for those concerned with our schools and the future of our children.
Buy Critical Literacy book by Eugene F. Provenzo from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9781594510885
(254mm x 178mm x 18mm)
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 20-Jul-2006
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Eugene F. Provenzo
100 Experiential Learning Activities for Social Studies, Literature, and the Arts, Grades 5-12, Paperback (September 2015)
First published: Thousand Oaks, California: Corwin Press, 2008.
Place-Based Science Teaching and Learning, Paperback (June 2011)
Practical guidance for teachers to bring science alive for their students and help children engage with science in everyday life.
Teaching Science in Elementary and Middle School, Paperback (August 2010)» View all books by Eugene F. Provenzo
A practical methods text that prepares teachers to engage their students in rich science learning experiences
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Critical Literacy book by Eugene F. Provenzo and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Author Biography - Eugene F. Provenzo
Eugene F. Provenzo Jr. is a professor at the University of Miami School of Education and the author most recently of Teaching and Learning in American Society: A 21st Century Perspective (Allyn & Bacon, 2002).
Bestselling Books: Our Current Bestsellers | Australia's Hottest 1000 Books | Bestselling Fiction | Bestselling Crime Mysteries and Thrillers | Bestselling Non Fiction Books | Bestselling Sport Books | Bestselling Gardening and Handicrafts Books | Bestselling Biographies | Bestselling Food and Drink | Bestselling History | Bestselling Travel Books | Bestselling School Textbooks & Study Guides | Bestselling Children's General Non-Fiction | Bestselling Young Adult Fiction | Bestselling Children's Fiction | Bestselling Picture Books | Top 100 US Bestsellers
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-2pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
Address: Boomerang Books, 878 Military Road, Mosman Junction, NSW, 2088
© 2003-2016. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687
For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.