"life in the classroom is a function of what and how teachers think about children, and how such thinking reflects ... http://tl.gd/b5m1q0
"What I became aware of during the discussion was that these teachers thought about children in precisely the same ... http://tl.gd/b5mj12
"successful educational change required the serious and active participation of the classroom teacher." Sarason
"teachers tend to regard children in a way that arouses hostility and lowers motivation in teachers when others reg... http://tl.gd/b5mlak
"The issue of power has long been the basis for competing educational theories, but it requires sea-swell forces in... http://tl.gd/b5mnse
"many teachers have two theories: one that applies to them and one that applies to children." Sarason
@anderscj The first 2 years as a baptism by fire deal... It would seem the old campus "lab school" concept would help, but they died. why?
@mnphysicist honestly, Sarason talks about why they died but I still don't quite understand why they can't be resurrected.
"there is quite a bit that goes on in a teacher's head that is never made public to children." Sarason
"there is a good deal of anecdotal evidence strongly indicating that the more a teacher can make his or her own thi... http://tl.gd/b5nc4u
"If instead of putting one rat in the maze they had put two or more in the maze, the history of American psychology... http://tl.gd/b5nkv1
I just stood up in applause after reading that last quote then realized Sarason would not have heard it. I'm reading a book.
"anyone familiar with anthropology knows, the feeling of superiority ('bringing culture to the primitives') is leth... http://tl.gd/b5npfa