Educating for Wisdom and Compassion

"A clearly written, concise, and inspired book.

Educating for Wisdom and Compassion

Essential principles of timeless learning include attention, contemplation, connection, participation, and responsibility; helping students achieve a sense of purpose; and improving alertness and mental health.

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Educating for Wisdom and Compassion
Language: en
Pages: 184
Authors: John P. Miller
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-07-20 - Publisher: Corwin Press

Essential principles of timeless learning include attention, contemplation, connection, participation, and responsibility; helping students achieve a sense of purpose; and improving alertness and mental health.
Teaching Literacy for Love and Wisdom
Language: en
Pages: 253
Authors: Jeffrey D. Wilhelm, Bruce Novak
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-04-17 - Publisher: Teachers College Press

This book lays out a new vision for the teaching of English, building on themes central to Wilhelm's influential "You Gotta BE The Book." With portraits of teachers and students, as well as practical strategies and advice, they provide a roadmap to educational transformation far beyond the field of English.
Wisdom Learning
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Wendelin Küpers, Olen Gunnlaugson
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-12-01 - Publisher: Taylor & Francis

In traditional business circles, wisdom is viewed with a certain scepticism, which is in part due to its historical associations with wisdom traditions and spiritual cultures. However, in business today, wisdom is emerging not only as a viable but also a necessary organizational and management practice. In particular, practical wisdom
Realising Exemplary Practice-Based Education
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Joy Higgs, Dale Sheehan, Julie Baldry Currens, Will Letts, Gail M. Jensen
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-02-11 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

For educators, scholars, practitioners and researchers this book offers an opportunity to explore and engage with practice-based education theories and concepts in real life teaching spaces. It is a place to see theory embodied and situated within PBE practices. It is also an opportunity to see how educators and scholars
Peace Education in Conflict and Post-Conflict Societies
Language: en
Pages: 274
Authors: C. McGlynn, Michalinos Zembylas
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-04-13 - Publisher: Springer

This collection of peace education efforts in conflict and post-conflict societies brings together an international group of scholars to offer the very latest theoretical and pedagogical developments. Rather than focus on ad hoc peace education efforts this book investigates the need for long term, systemic approaches and innovative pedagogies.