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Title Promising practices in teaching social responsibility / Sheldon Berman and Phyllis La Farge, editors.

Published Albany, N.Y. : State University of New York Press, c1993.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Giblin Eunson  372.83 PROM    AVAILABLE
Physical description xii, 267 p. ; 24 cm.
Series SUNY series, democracy and education
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents Preface / Phyllis La Farge -- Introduction / Sheldon Berman -- 1. Controversial Issues and Young Children: Kindergartners Try to Understand Chernobyl / Janice Balsam Danielson -- 2. Bringing Global Awareness into Elementary School Classrooms / Sheila Reindl -- 3. Cooperative Learning: Making the Transition / Sarah Pirtle -- 4. "You Need Lots of Choices": Conflict Resolution in the Elementary Grades / Sara Goodman and William J. Kreidler -- 5. Democratic Practices at the Elementary School Level: Three Portraits / Clarissa Sawyer -- 6. Literature in the Classroom: Pathways to Social Responsibility / Barbara Beckwith -- 7. Educating for Multicultural Perspectives: A Doorway to the Rest of Humanity / Monica Andrews -- 8. You and I Are the Same: The Multicultural Classroom / Nina A. Mullen and Laurie Olsen -- 9. Words, Not Weapons; Dialogue, Not Debate: Managing Conflict at the Middle- and Secondary-School Levels / Anne Yeomans.
10. Promising Practices in the Social Studies / Dennis Shirley -- 11. Science and Society: Teaching Social Responsibility in the Nuclear Age / Beth Wilson Fultz -- 12. Math and Social Responsibility / Sheldon Berman -- 13. The Arts: Imagining a Better World / David M. Stuart -- 14. Educating for Democracy and Community: Toward the Transformation of Power in Our Schools / Seth Kreisberg -- 15. Teaching for Global Responsibility through Student Participation in the Community / Dale A. Bryan.
Other author Berman, Sheldon, 1949-
La Farge, Phyllis.
Subject Social learning.
Social values -- Study and teaching (Primary)
Social skills -- Study and teaching (Primary)
Citizenship -- Study and teaching (Primary)
ISBN 0791413977 (alk. paper)
0791413985 (pbk. : alk. paper)