Giving Wings to Children s Dreams: Making Our Schools Worthy of Our Children
In this thought-provoking book, Paul D. Houston, former executive director of the American Association of School Administrators, argues that there are basic truths about what motivates and inspires people, and these truths must be imbedded in the educational process. Education must be oriented toward creating success in students. It has to focus on the assets they bring with them so they can be built upon.
Houston examines what's wrong in education today, highlights what's right, and offers a vision of how we can transform our schools. Education is about giving wings to children's dreams, and Houston captures this truth through
This book shows that the most important transformation has to come from our own internal transformation of understanding what education is really about.