Teachers, School, and Society: A Brief Introduction to Education, 6th edition
A new edition is available in 2021.
Teachers, School and Society introduces the joys and challenges of teaching as well as the importance of fairness and justice in school and society. The intent of this book is to share with you the realities of teaching and the role of education in our society in order to help you answer your career questions: Do I want to become a teacher? How do I become the best teacher possible? What should a professional in the field of education know? How are schools and teaching changing?
Multicultural Education: Issues and Perspectives, 10th edition
A new edition is available in late 2019.
Multicultural Education: Issues and Perspectives, 10th edition helps current and future educators understand and connect with their students. The book provides the concepts, paradigms, and explanations needed to develop an effective teaching practice in culturally, racially, linguistically, and social-class diverse classrooms and schools. An important goal of the 10th edition is to help educators attain a sophisticated understanding of the concept of culture and to view race, class, gender, social class, and exceptionality as interacting concepts rather than as separate and distinct.
NetLearning: Why Teachers Use the Internet (1996)
Take a step back in time to the early days of the Internet to see how pioneering educators used the Internet in their classrooms for learning. Netlearning includes profiles of teachers and project-based, technology-supported learning activities.