How Children Fail (Paperback, REV)


First published in the mid 1960s, "How Children Fail "began an education reform movement that continues today. In his 1982 edition, John Holt added new insights into how children investigate the world, into the perennial problems of classroom learning, grading, testing, and into the role of the trust and authority in every learning situation. His understanding of children, the clarity of his thought, and his deep affection for children have made both "How Children Fail" and its companion volume, "How Children Learn, " enduring classics.

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First published in the mid 1960s, "How Children Fail "began an education reform movement that continues today. In his 1982 edition, John Holt added new insights into how children investigate the world, into the perennial problems of classroom learning, grading, testing, and into the role of the trust and authority in every learning situation. His understanding of children, the clarity of his thought, and his deep affection for children have made both "How Children Fail" and its companion volume, "How Children Learn, " enduring classics.

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Product Details

General

Imprint

Da Capo Press Inc

Country of origin

United States

Release date

September 1995

Availability

Expected to ship within 12 - 17 working days

First published

August 1995

Authors

Dimensions

210 x 140 x 20mm (L x W x T)

Format

Paperback

Pages

298

Edition

REV

ISBN-13

978-0-201-48402-1

Barcode

9780201484021

Categories

LSN

0-201-48402-1



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