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Classroom in Conflict
Language: en
Pages: 204
Authors: John A. Williams
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 1994-09-08 - Publisher: SUNY Press

This book transcends recent debates about political correctness to address the underlying problems of teaching controversial subjects in the college and university history classroom. The author criticizes both sides of the debate, rejecting, on the one hand, calls for a uniform, chronological history curriculum and, on the other hand, claims
From Classrooms to Conflict in Rwanda
Language: en
Pages: 226
Authors: Elisabeth King
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-12-16 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Based on fieldwork and comparative historical analysis of Rwanda, this book questions the conventional wisdom that education builds peace.
Conflict in the Classroom
Language: en
Pages: 732
Authors: Nicholas James Long
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher: Pro Ed

Gone are the days when educating at-risk and troubled students are solely the responsibility of the Special Educator in a designated classroom. Presently, conflict exists in every classroom and each student's adversity comes in varying degrees - depression, defiance, violence, poverty, abuse, neglect, etc. For the staff member involved, theories
Literacy Policies and Practices in Conflict
Language: en
Pages: 172
Authors: Nancy Rankie Shelton, Bess Altwerger
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-12-05 - Publisher: Routledge

Current U.S. school reform efforts link school success, student achievement, and teacher performance to standardized tests and narrowly prescribed curricula. How do test-driven, mandated curricula in urban school systems overtly and subtly impact teachers’ efforts to provide technologically advanced, challenging classroom environments that foster literacy development for all students? How
Tools for Conflict Resolution
Language: en
Pages: 147
Authors: Ellen M. O'Keefe, Mary Catherine Stewart
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher: R&L Education

"Conflict is part of everyday life, especially in today's schools. Tools for Conflict Resolution: A Practical K-12 Program Based on Peter Senge's 5th Discipline presents an ideal method for teaching conflict resolution skills to students in kindergarten through twelfth grade. O'Keefe and Stewart believe that if each student is given