Foundations of Education
Highly respected in the introduction to educational foundations market, Foundations of Education provides a comprehensive overview and analysis of topics and material typically taught in foundations courses. This text is written for the student who is preparing for a teaching career and needs to understand the key educational issues and policies affecting American education. The comprehensive and substantive coverage includes all foundational areas: social, philosophical, historical, political, economic, curricular, and legal. New features in the Tenth Edition provide a greater emphasis on the theme From Pre-Service to Practice, helping the authors fulfill their goal of preparing students for their careers. Connecting to Certification sections prepare students for their certification exams, and From Preservice to Practice case studies highlight real-world classroom practices. For the first time, our award-winning CL Video Cases are fully integrated throughout Foundations of Education. Feature boxes and correlations used throughout the chapter direct students to view the videos on the passkey-protected website. The videos further students' understanding of key foundational concepts while allowing them to view real-life classrooms in action.
Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
Other editions - View all
2008 Cengage Learning academic achievement activities adequate yearly progress African American American education American School Board approach behavior bilingual education certification chapter charter schools Child Left classroom concepts Copyright 2008 Cengage Court critical Critical Pedagogy critical theory cultural curriculum desegregation disabilities discussed economic educa effective elementary emphasized enrollment environment ethnic example experience families federal funds goals grade groups high school improve instruction Internet issues knowledge Latino lesson levels low-income method Native American NCLB organized parents percent Phi Delta Kappan philosophy of education policies prepared problems Professional Development programs progressivism public schools questions reading REFOCUS require Research Rights Reserved role scanned school choice school districts school reform secondary skills social social class society Standards & Assessment studies Teacher Education teaching tests theory tion tional trends U.S. Supreme Court United University York