Heart of Learning by Steven Glazer
Look inside with Google Book Preview
Heart of Learning
By Steven Glazer

The Heart of Learning

Spirituality in Education

By (author) See other recent books by Steven Glazer
Format: Paperback

Normal Price: $32.26
Your Price: $29.03 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $3.23! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $1.45 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available Available, ships in 8-11 days

Heart of Learning by Steven Glazer

Book Description

The Heart of Learning asks teachers and students to recommit themselves to what they love most in education. The renown contributors outline a map for enabling us to connect with the very reasons why we teach and learn thus to achieve greater fulfillment in both. Incisive essays by Parker Palmer, Rachel Naomi Remen, and the Tibetan lama Dozgchen Ponlop Rinpoche examine how our unique, individual experiences of the sacred can profoundly enrich how we learn and teach. Writings by bell hooks and the Dalai Lama show how we simultaneously can cultivate both individual beliefs and openness to the diversity of the contemporary classroom. Works by Huston Smith and Rabbi Zalman Schachter-Shalomi explore our need to balance our past histories and traditions with the needs of present and future generations. This extraordinary collection of original work provides a unified, inspiring, and immensely practical new paradigm for how teaching and learning can mean more, accomplish more, and inspire the best in each of us. This book is a must for every teacher, student, parent, and anyone who loves to learn

Buy Heart of Learning book by Steven Glazer from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780874779554
ISBN-10: 0874779553
Format: Paperback
(235mm x 146mm x 19mm)
Pages: 288
Imprint: Tarcher/Putnam,US
Publisher: Tarcher/Putnam,US
Publish Date: 15-Feb-2000
Country of Publication: United States

Books By Author Steven Glazer

Questing by Steven Glazer Questing, Paperback (March 2006)

A guide to creating treasure hunts that teach and share the special places in your community

» View all books by Steven Glazer


» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Heart of Learning book by Steven Glazer and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)

Write a book review

Author Biography - Steven Glazer

Steven Glazer organized the Naropa Institute's landmark conference, "Spirituality in Education," from which this book was created. Long active in the not-for-profit educational world, he has taught in the Newton, Massachusetts, public schools, and lives in Patagonia, Arizona.

Boomerang Bucks close

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.

Recent books by Steven Glazer close
Questing by Steven Glazer
BoomerangBooks.com.au close