How Children Fail

September 4, 1995|
How Children Fail by John Holt
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First published in the mid 1960s,How Children Failbegan an education reform movement that continues today. In his 1982 edition, John Holt added new insights into how children investigate the world, into the perennial problems of classroom learning, grading, testing, and into the role of the trust and authority in every learning situation. His understanding of children, the clarity of his thought, and his deep affection for children have made bothHow Children Failand its companion volume,How Children Learn,enduring classics.
John Holt(1927-1985), one of this country''s leading educational and social critics, was the author of ten influential books which have been translated into fourteen languages. Known both as a passionate reformer and as ”the gentle voice of reason” (Life magazine), John Holt offers insights into the nature o...
Title:How Children Fail
Product dimensions:320 pages, 8.25 X 5.45 X 1.45 in
Shipping dimensions:320 pages, 8.25 X 5.45 X 1.45 in
Published:September 4, 1995
Publisher:Hachette Books
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9780201484021

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