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Book Title: Awakening Genius in the Classroom|
The author of the book: Thomas Armstrong
ISBN 13: 9780871203021
Format files: PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
The size of the: 545 KB
Edition: Association for Supervision & Curriculum Development
Date of issue: July 1st 1998
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Read full description of the books Awakening Genius in the Classroom:
I found this book full of ideas for me! Some many of the ideas I already implement, too. I felt affirmed in how I implement ideas in my classroom.
Qualities of Genius:
Curiosity, playfulness, imagination, creativity, wonder, wisdom, inventiveness, vitality, sensitivity, flexibility, humor, joy
Ways to shutdown Genius:
textbooks, worksheets, testing, grading, stereotyping, watered-down curriculum that appeases all groups of people to the point that students can learn real reasons, real causes, real issues
How to awaken genius in the classroom:
Provide choice, open-ended exploration, freedom from judgment, honoring every student's experience, believing in every student's genius
Read information about the authorThomas Armstrong, Ph.D. is the author of sixteen books including his latest, The Power of the Adolescent Brain: Strategies for Teaching Middle and High School Students.
His other books include, Neurodiversity in the Classroom: Strategies to Help Students with Special Needs Succeed in School and Life, The Power of Neurodiversity: Unleashing the Advantages of Your Differently Wired Brain, The Human Odyssey: Navigating the Twelve Stages of Life, Their Own Way, 7 Kinds of Smart, Awakening Your Child's Natural Genius, Multiple Intelligences in the Classroom, The Myth of the A.D.D. Child, and The Radiant Child. His books have been translated into 25 languages including Spanish, Hebrew, Chinese, Danish, and Russian.
He has taught at several San Francisco Bay Area graduate schools including the Institute of Transpersonal Psychology, and the California Institute of Integral Studies. He has written for Ladies Home Journal, Family Circle, Parenting (where he was a regularly featured columnist) and many other journals and periodicals. He has appeared on The Today Show, CBS This Morning, CNN, the BBC, and The Voice of America. Articles featuring his work have appeared in The New York Times, The Washington Post, USA Today, Investor's Business Daily, Good Housekeeping, Redbook, and hundreds of other magazines and newspapers.
He has given over 1000 keynotes, workshops, and lectures in 44 states and 29 countries. His clients have included Sesame Street, the Bureau of Indian Affairs, the Republic of Singapore, Hasbro Toys, and the European Council of International Schools. He is has written a novel about the disappearance of childhood.
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