Literacy Teaching and Learning in Rural Communities: Problematizing Stereotypes, Challenging Myths (Hardback)
  • Literacy Teaching and Learning in Rural Communities: Problematizing Stereotypes, Challenging Myths (Hardback)
zoom

Literacy Teaching and Learning in Rural Communities: Problematizing Stereotypes, Challenging Myths (Hardback)

(editor), (editor)
£110.00
Hardback 144 Pages / Published: 09/02/2015
  • We can order this

Usually dispatched within 3 weeks

  • This item has been added to your basket

This definitive look at teaching English in rural secondary schools contests current definitions and discussions of rural education, examines their ideological and cultural foundations, and presents an alternative perspective that conceptualizes rural communities as diverse, unique, and conducive to pedagogical and personal growth in teaching and learning. Authentic narratives document individual teachers' moments of struggle and success in learning to understand, value, and incorporate rural literacies and sensibilities into their curricula. The teachers` stories and the scholarly analysis of issues raised through them illuminate the unique challenges and rewards of teaching English in a rural school and offer helpful insights and knowledge for navigating the pedagogical landscape.

Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
ISBN: 9781138822337
Number of pages: 144
Weight: 363 g
Dimensions: 229 x 152 x 15 mm


MEDIA REVIEWS

"This book provides a clear and compelling window into the realities of rural teaching. The writers make it possible to imagine rural teaching as a rewarding professional career. I wish I'd had this book when I was a young teacher!"

Robert Brooke, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, USA

You may also be interested in...

Mental Arithmetic 2 Answers
Added to basket
Jolly Phonics Word Book
Added to basket
Spelling Today for Ages 9-10
Added to basket
First Comprehension Teacher's Guide
Added to basket
Primary Science Audit and Test
Added to basket
Power of 2
Added to basket
£22.00
Paperback
Sign Language Link
Added to basket
£6.99
Paperback
Bringing Words to Life, Second Edition
Added to basket
Speed Up!
Added to basket
£15.99
Paperback
Getting ready to write
Added to basket
Write from the start
Added to basket
Mathematics Explained for Primary Teachers
Added to basket

Reviews

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.