How the world learns : comparative educational systems / Professor Alexander W. Wiseman.
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Series InformationGreat courses (Compact disc)
|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|Perry Co PL - Tell City Main Library||AUDIO CD 371.3 Course Book (Text)||70621000217616||Adult - Audio CD||Available||-|
|Perry Co PL - Tell City Main Library||AUDIO CD 371.3 v. 1 (Text)||70621000217647||Adult - Audio CD||Available||-|
|Perry Co PL - Tell City Main Library||AUDIO CD 371.3 v. 2 (Text)||70621000217646||Adult - Audio CD||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9781490699875
- ISBN: 1490699872
- Physical Description: 12 audio discs (18 hrs.) : CD audio, digital; 4 3/4 in. + 1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.)
- Edition: [PDF workbook version].
- Publisher: [Chantilly, Va.] : Teaching Co., 
- Distributor: Prince Frederick, MD : [Distributed by] Recorded Books.
- Copyright: ©2015.
The length of each lecture is: ca. 30 min. The entire program consists of 24 lectures.
Course no. 2052.
Accompanying PDF contains course workbook in CD-ROM format.
|Formatted Contents Note:||
The global challenge to educate -- Sputnik launches the science-math race -- Education is life -- Evidence-based policy making in education -- What should we compare about education? -- The world learns from Horace Mann -- When culture invades the classroom -- Germany and Japan's shattered expectations -- Borrowing foreign school cultures -- The value in linking school to jobs -- Why blame the teacher? -- Gender pipeline lifts equality dream -- Gulf schools: the non-national advantage -- Who is accountable for education? -- How parents shape student outcomes -- Reading, writing, and religion -- International test scores: all and nothing -- Turning a good teacher into a great one -- The foundations of civil society -- From national student to global citizen -- The problem with teaching's best practices -- A school inside your phone? -- The rich-and-poor learning cycle -- How to fix education: heart, head, hands.
|Participant or Performer Note:||
Lecturer: Professor Anexander W. Wiseman, Lehigh University.
Compare global teaching methods and student achievement; consider culture and context to see how success in education can be measures-and improved.
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