The Ethics of Teaching

Front Cover
Teachers College, 2009 - Education - 165 pages
1 Review

This bestselling text has been expanded to include the most important ethical issues in contemporary schooling. The Fifth Edition features a reconsideration of Equal Treatment of Students and an updated list of Recommendations for Further Reading.

Written in a style that speaks directly to today’s teacher, The Ethics of Teaching, Fifth Edition uses realistic case studies of day-to-day ethical dilemmas. The book covers such topics as: punishment and due process • intellectual freedom • equal treatment of students • multiculturalism • religious differences • democracy • teacher burnout • professional conduct • parental rights • child abuse/neglect • sexual harassment.

The Ethics of Teaching is one of the five books in the highly regarded Teachers College Press THINKING ABOUT EDUCATION SERIES, now in its Fifth Edition. All of the books in this series are designed to help pre- and in-service teachers bridge the gap between theory and practice.

What people are saying - Write a review

Review: The Ethics of Teaching

User Review  - Kirstin DeGeer - Goodreads

I actually own the 3rd edition. Read full review

Other editions - View all

About the author (2009)

Kenneth A. Strike is Professor Emeritus at Cornell University, USA and Professor of Cultural Foundations of Education at Syracuse University, USA.

Jonas F. Soltis is William Heard Kilpatrick Professor Emeritus of Philosophy and Education at Teachers College, Columbia University, USA.

Bibliographic information