Women Educators in the Progressive Era

Women Educators in the Progressive Era

Author: A. Durst

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 9780230109957

Category: Education

Page: 241

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In 1896, John Dewey established the Laboratory School at the University of Chicago - an experimental school designed to test his ideas in the reality of classroom practice. Through a collective portrait of four of the school’s teachers Women Educators in the Progressive Era examines the struggles and satisfactions of teaching at this innovative school, and situates the school community in the context of Progressive Era experimental impulses in Chicago and the nation. This book reassesses the implications of Dewey’s ideas for current efforts to improve schools, as it explores how the Laboratory School teachers participated in inquiry designed to advance educational thought and practice.
Women Educators in the Progressive Era
Language: en
Pages: 241
Authors: A. Durst
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-07-19 - Publisher: Springer

In 1896, John Dewey established the Laboratory School at the University of Chicago - an experimental school designed to test his ideas in the reality of classroom practice. Through a collective portrait of four of the school’s teachers Women Educators in the Progressive Era examines the struggles and satisfactions of
Women Educators in the Progressive Era
Language: en
Pages: 241
Authors: A. Durst
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-07-19 - Publisher: Springer

In 1896, John Dewey established the Laboratory School at the University of Chicago - an experimental school designed to test his ideas in the reality of classroom practice. Through a collective portrait of four of the school’s teachers Women Educators in the Progressive Era examines the struggles and satisfactions of
Women Educators in the Progressive Era
Language: en
Pages: 241
Authors: A. Durst
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-08-18 - Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan

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Pages: 244
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Categories: Social Science
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In the twenty-first century we speak of a geospatial revolution, but over one hundred years ago another mapping revolution was in motion. Women’s lives were in motion: they were playing a greater role in public on a variety of fronts. As women became more mobile (physically, socially, politically), they used
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Categories: Social Science
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