Download e-book for kindle: Designing Schools: Space, Place and Pedagogy by Kate Darian-Smith,Julie Willis

By Kate Darian-Smith,Julie Willis

ISBN-10: 113888619X

ISBN-13: 9781138886193

ISBN-10: 113888622X

ISBN-13: 9781138886223

Designing Schools explores the shut connections among the layout of faculty structures and academic practices during the 20th century to at the present time. via foreign circumstances reports that span the Americas, Europe, Africa and Australia, this quantity examines old strategies in class structure and situates those inside altering pedagogical principles concerning the ‘best’ how one can teach teenagers. It additionally investigates the demanding situations posed by way of new?technologies and the electronic age to the layout and use of faculty areas. Set round 3 interlinked topics – university structures, institution areas and college cultures – this booklet argues that schooling is mediated or framed by means of the areas within which it occurs, and that these areas are in flip encouraged via cultural, political and social issues approximately instructing, studying and the child.

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