Pedagogy of the City
An important look at education and the urban poor, and a continuation of the experiments in education of Pedagogy of the Oppressed. Freire describes the everyday struggles, political as well as administrative, fought in the urban schools of Sao Paulo during Freire's recent 10-year tenure as minister of education.
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Review: Pedagogy Of The CityUser Review - Megan - Goodreads
I have a strong feeling that the translation does not do this book justice. There are a lot of odd turns of phrase and labyrinthine sentence structures. That said, interesting to hear how Freire applied his theory to reforming Sao Paolo schools. Read full review
Review: Pedagogy Of The CityUser Review - Ellen - Goodreads
Paulo Freire speeches, writing, and interview on his position as Secretary of Education for the city of San Paulo. His theory and terminology is much easier to understand here, because they are explained in everyday language. Read full review