To TeachTo Teach
by William Ayers, Ryan Alexander-Tanner
''A serious book, but laced with humor... a novel approach. Required reading for all educators.''- Harvey Pekar, American Splendor''An utterly original and deliciously irreverent book...''- From the Foreword by Jonathan Kozol, Savage Inequalities''This book is a treasure chest of insight. It represents what dedicated, imaginative teaching is all ab ...
Number of pages: 144 | Publication Date: 2010-05-01 | ISBN-13: 9780807750629

To TeachTo Teach
William Ayers
To Teach is the now-classic story of one teacher's odyssey into the ethical and intellectual heart of teaching. For almost two decades, it has inspired teachers across the country to follow their own path, face their own challenges, and become the teachers they long to be. Since the second edition, there have been dramatic shifts to the educational ...
Number of pages: 192 | Publication Date: 2010-05-01 | ISBN-13: 9780807750636

Demand the Impossible!Demand the Impossible!
Bill Ayers
In an era defined by mass incarceration, endless war, economic crisis, catastrophic environmental destruction, and a political system offering more of the same, radical social transformation has never been more urgent—or seemed more remote.A manifesto for movement-makers in extraordinary times, Demand the Impossible! urges us to imagine a world b ...
Number of pages: 150 | Publication Date: 2016-09-20 | ISBN-13: 9781608466702

Teaching with Conscience in an Imperfect WorldTeaching with Conscience in an Imperfect World
William Ayers
''Teaching with Conscience in an Imperfect World offers energized democratic thinking: ''freedom dreams'' and 21 other great ideas that resist the current climate of neoliberalism where only numbers count. Bill Ayers invites you to imagine teaching in ways that make a difference; ways that brings smiles and successful learning to students and joyou ...
Number of pages: 112 | Publication Date: 2016-04-08 | ISBN-13: 9780807757680

To Become a TeacherTo Become a Teacher
William Ayers
Contributors include: Nancy Balaban, Lisa Delpit, Hubert Dyasi, Helen Featherstone and colleagues, Joseph Featherstone, Maxine Greene, Mary Anne Raywid, Rita Tenorio, and Lillian Weber, among others. ...
Number of pages: 264 | Publication Date: 1995-08-01 | ISBN-13: 9780807734551

Teaching the TabooTeaching the Taboo
by Rick Ayers, William Ayers
Rick and William Ayers renew their challenge to teachers to teach initiative, to teach imagination, to ''teach the taboo'' in the new edition of this bestseller. Drawing from a lifetime of deep commitment to students, teaching, and social justice, the authors update their powerful critique of schooling and present classroom stories of everyday teac ...
Number of pages: 160 | Publication Date: 2014-04-20 | ISBN-13: 9780807755280

The White Architects of Black EducationThe White Architects of Black Education
William H. Watkins
A historical investigation into the political and ideological foundations of the "miseducation of the Negro" in America, this timely and provocative volume explores the men and ideas that helped shape educational and societal apartheid from the Civil War to the new millennium. It is a study of how big corporate power uses private wealth to legislat ...
Number of pages: 208 | Publication Date: 2001-04-26 | ISBN-13: 9780807740422

City Kids, City SchoolsCity Kids, City Schools
Of the approximately 50 million public school students in the United States, more than half are in urban schools. A contemporary companion to City Kids, City Teachers: Reports from the Front Row, this new and timely collection has been compiled by four of the country’s most prominent urban educators. Contributors including Sandra Cisneros, Jonat ...
Number of pages: 346 | Publication Date: 2008-08-12 | ISBN-13: 9781595583383

On the Side of the ChildOn the Side of the Child
William Ayers
Here, Bill Ayers speaks as a parent and educator who has spent years in the classroom experimenting with A.S. Neill's progressive approach. While he admits to being a fan of Neill's, he also admits that Neill's techniques "seemed more than a little loony" when they first appeared. ...
Number of pages: 149 | Publication Date: 2003-10-01 | ISBN-13: 9780807743997

Pragmatism and The Meaning of Truth (The Works of William James)Pragmatism and The Meaning of Truth (The Works of William James)
William James
Pragmatism is the most famous single work of American philosophy. Its sequel, The Meaning of Truth, is its imperative and inevitable companion. The definitive texts of both works are here available for the first time in one volume, with an introduction by the distinguished contemporary philosopher A. J. Ayer.In Pragmatism James attacked the transce ...
Number of pages: 400 | Publication Date: 1978-08-02 | ISBN-13: 9780674697379

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