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This page has summaries of influential texts in education

By Author:
Bruner, Jerome. Toward a Theory of Instruction
Tyack, David. The One Best System
Cremin, Lawrence. The Transformation of the School
Neill, A.S. Summerhill
Meier, Deborah The Power of Their Ideas
Hansen, David T. The Call to Teach
Hansen, David T. Exploring the Moral Heart of Teaching
Jackson, Philip W. The Practice of Teaching
Kozol, Jonathon. Savage Inequalities
Delpit, Lisa. Other People's Children
Maria Montessori, The Absorbent Mind
Jackson, Philip; Boostrom, Robert; Hansen, David. The Moral Life of Schools
Clark, Ron. The Essential 55
McCourt, Frank. Teacher Man
Tye, Barbara Benham; Hard Truths Uncovering the Deep Structure of Schooling
Gardner, Howard. Frames of Mind: The Theory of Multiple Intelligences
Illich, Ivan. Deschooling Society
Bloom, Allan, The Closing of the American Mind
Sizer, Theodore R. Horace's Compromise: The Dilemma Of The American High School
Jackson, Philip: Life in Classrooms
Palmer, P. The Courage to Teach
Tompkins, Jane A Life In School

By Title:
Toward a Theory of Instruction, Jerome Bruner
The One Best System, David Tyack
The Transformation of the School, Lawerence Cremin
Summerhill, A.S. Neill
The Power of Their Ideas, Deborah Meier
The Call to Teach, David T. Hansen
Exploring the Moral Heart of Teaching, David T. Hansen
Dumbing Us Down, John Taylor Gatto
The Practice of Teaching, Philip W. Jackson
Savage Inequalities, Jonathon Kozol
Caring: A Feminine Approach to Ethics and Moral Education, Nel Noddings
Other People's Children. Lisa Delpit
The Moral Life of Schools. Philip Jackson, Robert Boostrom, David Hansen
The Essential 55. Ron Clark
Teacher Man. Frank McCourt
Hard Truths Uncovering the Deep Structure of Schooling, Barbara Benham Tye
Frames of Mind: The Theory of Multiple Intelligences, Howard Gardner
Pedagogy of the Oppressed. By Paulo Freire
Lies My Teacher Told Me by James Loewen
Deschooling Society. Ivan Illich
The Closing of the American Mind, Allan BloomSizer,
Horace's Compromise The Dilemma Of The American High School, Theodore R. Sizer
Life in Classrooms: Philip Jackson
The Courage to Teach, P. Palmer
MacIntyre's Moral Theory and the Possibility of an Aretaic Ethics of Teaching