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Variations on a Blue Guitar
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Maxine Greene
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher: Teachers College Press

For 25 years, Maxine Greene has been the philosopher-in-residence at the innovative Lincoln Center Institute, where her work forms the foundation of the Institute's aesthetic education practice. Each summer she addresses teachers from across the country, representing all grade levels, through LCI's intensive professional development sessions. Variations on a Blue
Education Is Translation
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: Alison Cook-Sather
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press

Her analysis reveals how teaching and learning are intimately linked together, how technology can transform learning, and how teachers and learners must reposition themselves in order to achieve the most transformative education."--Jacket.
Unfolding Afterglow
Language: en
Pages: 266
Authors: Brooke A. Hofsess
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-07-27 - Publisher: Springer

This title examines professional learning in the contemporary milieu of public education, considering the impact of No Child Left Behind and Race to the Top on such encounters for art educators. Drawing from prominent scholars of philosophy and education (Greene, Dewey, Gadamer), aesthetic experiential play is theorized as a catalyst
Song on a Blue Guitar
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Dorothy Cave
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: Sunstone Press

An old promise, a new ghost, and a resurgent mystery send rancher Joe Steele in search of Toro Duran, his army buddy of some 50 years and a war ago. In a barrio called Tuceros Joe finds himself sucked into a fight Toro and his offbeat amigos are waging to
Remixing the Classroom
Language: en
Pages: 196
Authors: Randall Everett Allsup
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-06-27 - Publisher: Indiana University Press

In a delightfully self-conscious philosophical "mash-up," Randall Everett Allsup provides alternatives for the traditional master-apprentice teaching model that has characterized music education. By providing examples across the arts and humanities, Allsup promotes a vision of education that is open, changing, and adventurous at heart. He contends that the imperative of