Horace's School by Theodore R. Sizer
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Horace's School
By Theodore R. Sizer

Horace's School

Redesigning the American High School

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Horace's School by Theodore R. Sizer

Book Description

Since the late 1970s, Theodore Sizer has studied and worked among hundreds of American high schools. His research was first published in 1984 in HORACE'S COMPROMISE. Sizer now proposes a process of redesign which respects the best of the rich traditions of secondary schooling while doing far more to educate our youth.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780395755341
ISBN-10: 0395755344
Format: Paperback
(216mm x 146mm x 16mm)
Pages: 238
Imprint: Houghton Mifflin (Trade)
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin
Publish Date: 25-Nov-1995
Country of Publication: United States

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Red Pencil by Theodore R. Sizer Red Pencil, Paperback (May 2005)

In this important critique of American education, the author of Horace's Compromise identifies crucial areas of failure in public education and offers guidelines for creating a new educational system to meet each child's needs and potential.

Moral Questions in the Classroom by Theodore R. Sizer Moral Questions in the Classroom, Paperback (October 2003)

In this study, Katherine Simon analyses the ways teachers address or avoid moral issues that arise in middle and high school classrooms, then explains how morally charged issues may be taught responsibly in a diverse democracy.

Students are Watching Us by Theodore R. Sizer Students are Watching Us, Paperback (July 2000)

Students learn not just from their classes but from their school's routines and rituals, especially about matters of character, the authors claim in this groundbreaking book. They maintain that to raise teens that can make wise decisions, we need to create schools that consistently demonstrate a belief in students.

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