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Professional Development as Transformative Learning

P Cranton
Professional Development as Transformative Learning

Professional Development as Transformative Learning

P Cranton

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"Professional Development as Transformative Learning draws on recent scholarship in adult education to provide practical ideas for adult educators on how to stimulate and support their own development as educators and better understand the process of professional development as adult learning. Building on the work of Mezirow, Brookfield, and other contemporary theorists, Patricia Cranton creates a practical, personal approach to educator development - one that is self-directed, reflective, and transformative." "Throughout the book, Cranton offers examples of her strategies in action, showing how adult educators in a variety of settings can use these techniques to improve their skills and practice."--BOOK JACKET. Title Summary field provided by Blackwell North America, Inc. All Rights Reserved

- Publisher This creative and pioneering book adapts and extAnds the transformation theory of adult learning to the professional development of adult educators. Well written and easy to read, with many examples, this volume is highly recommAnded.
?Jack Mezirow, emeritus professor of adult education, Teachers College, Columbia University

- Publisher

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About "Professional Development as Transformative Learning"

"Professional Development as Transformative Learning draws on recent scholarship in adult education to provide practical ideas for adult educators on how to stimulate and support their own development as educators and better understand the process of professional development as adult learning. Building on the work of Mezirow, Brookfield, and other contemporary theorists, Patricia Cranton creates a practical, personal approach to educator development - one that is self-directed, reflective, and transformative." "Throughout the book, Cranton offers examples of her strategies in action, showing how adult educators in a variety of settings can use these techniques to improve their skills and practice."--BOOK JACKET. Title Summary field provided by Blackwell North America, Inc. All Rights Reserved
- Publisher

This creative and pioneering book adapts and extAnds the transformation theory of adult learning to the professional development of adult educators. Well written and easy to read, with many examples, this volume is highly recommAnded.
?Jack Mezirow, emeritus professor of adult education, Teachers College, Columbia University

- Publisher

Table Of Contents

  • 1. Preparation And Development Of Adult Educators
  • 2. Traditional Developmental Strategies
  • 3. Strategies For Self-directed Development
  • 4. Critical Reflection
  • 5. Becoming A Transformative Learner
  • 6. Individual Differences In Educator Development
  • 7. Transformative Development In Work And Social Contexts
  • 8. Creating A New Vision For Professional Growth
  • 9. Strategies For The Developer
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Product Details
  • Catalogue Code 121698
  • Product Code 0787901970
  • EAN 9780787901974
  • Pages 256
  • Department Ministry
  • Category Education
  • Sub-Category General
  • Publisher Jossey Bass
  • Publication Date Mar 1996
  • Dimensions 235 x 159 x 24 mm
  • Weight 0.517kg

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