Teaching Literacy For Love And Wisdom

Pub Date : 2015-04-17 | Author : Jeffrey D. Wilhelm | Publisher : Teachers College Press

ISBN 10 : 0807770825
ISBN 13 : 9780807770825

This book lays out a new vision for the teaching of English, building on themes central to Wilhelm's influential "You Gotta BE The Book." With portraits of teachers and students, a..

Controlling Readers

Pub Date : 2012-12-01 | Author : Deborah L. McGrady | Publisher : University of Toronto Press

ISBN 10 : 9781442615540
ISBN 13 : 1442615540

Guillaume de Machaut (1300-1377) was the master poet of fourteenth-century France. He established models for much of the vernacular poetry written by subsequent generations, and he..

Literate Systems And Individual Lives

Pub Date : 1991 | Author : Edward M. Jennings | Publisher : SUNY Press

ISBN 10 : 0791405133
ISBN 13 : 9780791405130

This book raises important questions concerning the shame of illiteracy. What does it mean to students to be drawn into a world where family and friends cannot follow? Can the same..

Dictionary Of Biblical Imagery

Pub Date : 2010-06-11 | Author : Leland Ryken | Publisher : InterVarsity Press

ISBN 10 : 9780830867332
ISBN 13 : 0830867333

A Christianity Today 1999 Book of the Year! Every reader of the Bible has encountered the powerful, comforting and sometimes puzzling imagery of Scripture. These concrete pictures ..