Enabling Something Amazing to Happen: a less proscriptive approach to teaching

FORUM - ISSN 0963-8253
Volume 48 Number 3 (2006)

Enabling Something Amazing to Happen: a less proscriptive approach to teaching
FRANCES HOLLOWAY, pages 241-246
https://doi.org/10.2304/forum.2006.48.3.241

Abstract

This article identifies some of the frustrations felt by a classroom practitioner as a result of the restrictions generated by current demands for accountability, and the limiting effect these can have on children's learning experiences. It goes on to consider the liberating impact of a more organic way of organising the curriculum, which allows teachers and students to collaborate in choosing the issues they will address together, and which encourages teachers to plan material which engages the hearts and minds of their classes.

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FRANCES HOLLOWAY (2006) Enabling Something Amazing to Happen: a less proscriptive approach to teaching, FORUM, 48(3), 241-246. https://doi.org/10.2304/forum.2006.48.3.241

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