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The Power of Community-Centered Education: Teaching as a Craft of Place

The Power of Community-Centered Education: Teaching as a Craft of Place (Paperback)

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The Power of Community-Centered Education provides psychological, sociological, historical and philosophical insights into why community works so well as an organizing principle for high school. The book concludes with a call to action for all agencies and institutions that have public outreach programs to consider how they assist in building 'education-centered communities' that support the work of high schools by offering research opportunities and scaffolding to secondary education.

EducationEducation TheoryPhilosophy & theory of education Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publication Date: 17/08/2007 ISBN-13: 9781578866519  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
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Michael L. Umphrey has been director of the Heritage Project for the Library of Congress and the Montana Historical Society, as well as a teacher, and high school principal. He is also the author of The Lit Window (1987) and The Breaking Edge (1988) as well as numerous articles.

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