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Courage to Teach Guide For Reflection and Renewal 10Th Anniversary

Courage to Teach Guide For Reflection and Renewal 10Th Anniversary

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FOREWORD. INTRODUCTION. PART ONE: Guidelines for Individual and Group Study. Individual Study. Group Study. Membership and Leadership. Physical Space. Intellectual Space. Emotional Space. Spiritual Space. Six Paradoxes of Space. The Clearness Committee. Touchstones for Creating Safe Spaces. A Word of Encouragement. PART TWO: Questions and Activities for Each Chapter. I The Heart of a Teacher: Identity and Integrity in Teaching. II A Culture of Fear: Education and the Disconnected Life. III The Hidden Wholeness: Paradox in Teaching and Learning. IV Knowing in Community: Joined by the Grace of Great Things. V Teaching in Community: A Subject-Centered Education. VI Learning in Community: The Conversation of Colleagues. VII Divided No More: Teaching from a Heart of Hope. Afterword to the Tenth Anniversary Edition: The New Professional: Education for Transformation. APPENDIXES. A Suggestions for Organizing a Courage to Teach Book Discussion Group, by David Leo-Nyquist. Sample Invitation Letter for a Courage to Teach Book Discussion Group. Sample Follow-Up Letter for a Courage to Teach Book Discussion Group. B The Heart of a Teacher: Identity and Integrity in Teaching (an essay from Change magazine that summarizes The Courage to Teach). C The Clearness Committee: A Communal Approach to Discernment. D About the Center for Courage & Renewal. E The Courage to Teach: A Retreat Program for Personal Renewal and Institutional Transformation, by Parker J. Palmer. F Resources for Courage to Teach Discussion Groups. THE AUTHORS. ABOUT THE DVD.

- Publisher "The Courage to Teach Guide for Reflection and Renewal," 10th Anniversary Edition, is a superb resource for those who wish to extend their exploration of the ideas in The Courage to Teach, as individuals or as part of a study group. ^ The "Guide" has been thoroughly updated and expanded to help readers reflect on their teaching and renew their sense of vocation. The "Guide" proposes practical ways to create ?safe space? for honest reflection and probing conversation, and offers chapter-by-chapter questions and exercises to explore the many insights in "The Courage to Teach." ^ The companion DVD brings "The Courage to Teach" alive through a 70-minute interview with Parker J. Palmer, originally recorded as a resource for the Center for Courage & Renewal (www.CourageRenewal.org). Palmer reflects on a wide range of subjects including the heart of the teacher, the crisis in education, diverse ways of knowing, relationships in teaching and learning, approaches to institutional transform

- Publisher

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About "Courage to Teach Guide For Reflection and Renewal 10Th Anniversary"

FOREWORD. INTRODUCTION. PART ONE: Guidelines for Individual and Group Study. Individual Study. Group Study. Membership and Leadership. Physical Space. Intellectual Space. Emotional Space. Spiritual Space. Six Paradoxes of Space. The Clearness Committee. Touchstones for Creating Safe Spaces. A Word of Encouragement. PART TWO: Questions and Activities for Each Chapter. I The Heart of a Teacher: Identity and Integrity in Teaching. II A Culture of Fear: Education and the Disconnected Life. III The Hidden Wholeness: Paradox in Teaching and Learning. IV Knowing in Community: Joined by the Grace of Great Things. V Teaching in Community: A Subject-Centered Education. VI Learning in Community: The Conversation of Colleagues. VII Divided No More: Teaching from a Heart of Hope. Afterword to the Tenth Anniversary Edition: The New Professional: Education for Transformation. APPENDIXES. A Suggestions for Organizing a Courage to Teach Book Discussion Group, by David Leo-Nyquist. Sample Invitation Letter for a Courage to Teach Book Discussion Group. Sample Follow-Up Letter for a Courage to Teach Book Discussion Group. B The Heart of a Teacher: Identity and Integrity in Teaching (an essay from Change magazine that summarizes The Courage to Teach). C The Clearness Committee: A Communal Approach to Discernment. D About the Center for Courage & Renewal. E The Courage to Teach: A Retreat Program for Personal Renewal and Institutional Transformation, by Parker J. Palmer. F Resources for Courage to Teach Discussion Groups. THE AUTHORS. ABOUT THE DVD.
- Publisher

"The Courage to Teach Guide for Reflection and Renewal," 10th Anniversary Edition, is a superb resource for those who wish to extend their exploration of the ideas in The Courage to Teach, as individuals or as part of a study group. ^ The "Guide" has been thoroughly updated and expanded to help readers reflect on their teaching and renew their sense of vocation. The "Guide" proposes practical ways to create ?safe space? for honest reflection and probing conversation, and offers chapter-by-chapter questions and exercises to explore the many insights in "The Courage to Teach." ^ The companion DVD brings "The Courage to Teach" alive through a 70-minute interview with Parker J. Palmer, originally recorded as a resource for the Center for Courage & Renewal (www.CourageRenewal.org). Palmer reflects on a wide range of subjects including the heart of the teacher, the crisis in education, diverse ways of knowing, relationships in teaching and learning, approaches to institutional transform
- Publisher

Meet the Author

Parker J Palmer

Parker J. Palmer, a popular speaker and educator, is also the author of "The Active Life." He received the 1993 award for "Outstanding Service to Higher Education" from the Council of Independent Colleges.

Table Of Contents

  • :foreword.

    introduction.

    part One: Guidelines For Individual And Group Study.

    individual Study.

    group Study.

    membership And Leadership.

    physical Space.

    intellectual Space.

    emotional Space.

    spiritual Space.

    six Paradoxes Of Space.

    the Clearness Committee.

    touchstones For Creating Safe Spaces.

    a Word Of Encouragement.

    part Two: Questions And Activities For Each Chapter.

    i The Heart Of A Teacher: Identity And Integrity In Teaching.

    ii A Culture Of Fear: Education And The Disconnected Life.

    iii The Hidden Wholeness: Paradox In Teaching And Learning.

    iv Knowing In Community: Joined By The Grace Of Great Things.

    v Teaching In Community: A Subject-centered Education.

    vi Learning In Community: The Conversation Of Colleagues.

    vii Divided No More: Teaching From A Heart Of Hope.

    afterword To The Tenth Anniversary Edition: The New Professional: Education For Transformation.

    appendixes.

    a Suggestions For Organizing A courage To Teach Book Discussion Group, By David Leo-nyquist.

    sample Invitation Letter For A courage To Teach Book Discussion Group.

    sample Follow-up Letter For A courage To Teach Book Discussion Group.

    b The Heart Of A Teacher: Identity And Integrity In Teaching (an Essay From change Magazine That Summarizes the Courage To Teach).

    c The Clearness Committee: A Communal Approach To Discernment.

    d About The Center For Courage & Renewal.

    e The Courage To Teach: A Retreat Program For Personal Renewal And Institutional Transformation, By Parker J. Palmer.

    f Resources For courage To Teach Discussion Groups.

    the Authors.

    about The Dvd.

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  • Catalogue Code 269783
  • Product Code 9780787996871
  • ISBN 0787996874
  • EAN 9780787996871
  • Pages 192
  • Department Ministry
  • Category Ministry Resources
  • Sub-Category Courses
  • Publisher Jossey Bass
  • Publication Date Aug 2007
  • Sales Rank #54098
  • Dimensions 228 x 152 x 15 mm
  • Weight 0.261kg

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