Spirituality across Disciplines: Research and Practice::

Format: Hardcover Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 11.37 MB Downloadable formats: PDF When critical or reflective thinking is emphasized the intent is to use the social studies curriculum to promote social transformation. Students examine the great political powers, humanitarian issues and the dynamics of the global community using contemporary American and European approaches. As the programme is conducted in English, we expect our students to be proficient i...
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Growing Up in the New South Africa: Childhood and

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 5.28 MB Downloadable formats: PDF In place of relations between schemata and experience, situated accounts focus on learning in terms of relations between people, physical materials, and cultural communities (Lave & Wenger, 1989). Part I— Purposes of the Social Studies Curriculum focuses on the purposes identified for social studies education in North America. K-12 students learning Mandarin and more than 300 ...
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The Age of Youth in Argentina: Culture, Politics, and

Format: Print Length Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 10.66 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Walt Whitman attempted to speak for all Americans. To develop a comprehensive understanding of food systems in a local, regional and global context. Other reasons surely include the draw of topics such as multiculturalism, which in theory includes gender but in practice generally does not, and of areas where research dollars are at stake, such as history education and tech...
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Television Violence: A Guide to the Literature

Format: Hardcover Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 9.18 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Taking a critical approach to digital source material involves recognizing that the conditions under which the institutions developed such sites. Retrieved February 11, 2007, from http://www.ideadata.org/arc_toc7.asp. 30. Other foreign media nominated a picture of another marine taken a few days earlier to be Falluja’s poster boy; he was shown executing a wounded prisoner in ...
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The Children's Rights Movement: A History of Advocacy and

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 8.75 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Activities, instructions, and printable charts! Included: Ten activities that demonstrate the physical, social, political, and economic power of the Mississippi River. "The right to vote is arguably one of the most important rights of citizenship in a democratic country, yet a substantial number of U. Science Lesson Plan: Is global warming an issue of the cycles of the Ice Age...
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Children and Youth: Interdisciplinary Perspectives (Issues

Format: Hardcover Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 6.63 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Educational Psychology in Practice, 28(1), 31-46. While history and geography should serve as the core of social studies, it is imperative that the other social sciences are not neglected; rather, they should be a significant part of every social studies program. Sometimes the model has a desired effect on the learner (e.g. when a teacher instructs children how to solve a prob...
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Off to a Good Start: Social and Emotional Development of

Format: Print Length Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 6.66 MB Downloadable formats: PDF CLAQ is published quarterly by the journal of the Children’s Literature Association, an organization of teachers, scholars, librarians, editors, writers, illustrators, and parents interested in encouraging the serious study of children’s literature. Valerie Ooka Pang, Ceola Ross Baber, David Gabbard, Kathleen Kesson, and Michael Peterson are exemplar scholar-teacher-activist...
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Social Work and Child Abuse: Still Walking the Tightrope?

Format: Hardcover Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 8.00 MB Downloadable formats: PDF SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY AND SOCIETY: Society is definitely influenced by the development in science and technology and it contributes to the economy of the nation so social studies include the study of science and technology and their influence on human life. Handbook of basic citizenship competencies. Furthermore, Kissock (1989) maintained that social studies content is primaril...
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Changing children's services: Working and learning together

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 6.42 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Report launch: A report commissioned by the All Party Parliamentary Group on Prostitution and the Global Sex Trade on how to implement the Sex Buyer Law in the UK was launched on Tuesday, 23 February. The article is organized in three sections: In the first section, I present findings both on how scientists learn, and on how students learn science. The study of law basically d...
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The Children in Room E4: American Education on Trial

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 7.81 MB Downloadable formats: PDF You will also have the opportunity to study how other factors such as race, class, sexuality and ability further impact one's feminist identification. Even a more nuanced claim—the marginal impact of every dollar spent on medical research is greater than the marginal impact of every dollar spend on social science—is hard to test. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 8...
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