The Underachieving School by John HoltThe Underachieving School by John Holt

The Underachieving School

byJohn Holt

Paperback | August 24, 2005

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The Underachieving School is a collection of essays and articles written and compiled by Holt, each brimming with inspiration and ideas on how to teach children-taking into account the ways in which children actually learn. Through his original thinking, clear and thoughtful writing, and firsthand accounts of what does and doesn't work in education, this book shows us the difference between learning and schooling.
Title:The Underachieving SchoolFormat:PaperbackDimensions:164 pages, 8.42 × 5.56 × 0.52 inPublished:August 24, 2005Publisher:Sentient PublicationsLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1591810388

ISBN - 13:9781591810384

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With our schooling situation growing ever more deplorable, Holt's work is more critically needed than ever. He spells out the problem and its solution with such clarity and simplicity that any parent can read him and every parent should. We ignore his prophetic vision at our peril.