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Effective or Wise?: Teaching and the Meaning of Professional Dispositions in Education Julie A. Gorlewski

Effective or Wise?: Teaching and the Meaning of Professional Dispositions in Education

Julie A. Gorlewski

Published September 15th 2014
ISBN : 9781433121319
Hardcover
277 pages
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 About the Book 

In our work as educators, we all aspire to be effective. We also aspire to be wise. If teachers are to represent and advocate for education, we must become the stewards of a discourse that nurtures educations possibilities. This book explores howMoreIn our work as educators, we all aspire to be effective. We also aspire to be wise. If teachers are to represent and advocate for education, we must become the stewards of a discourse that nurtures educations possibilities. This book explores how teacher dispositions are defined, developed, cultivated, and assessed. The authors consider the various and interconnected ways in which educators values, beliefs, attitudes, and behaviours are performed and how these performances affect experiences and practices of learning.