How Children Fail Author:John Holt Does your child march off to war every morning? — The classroom should be a place of learning. Instead it is the scene of a continual battle in which teacher and child struggle to gain the advantage. The casualties are heavy. Some children fail outright. others have the seeds of future failure implanted. And practically none come close to realizi... more »ng their potential.
How this wasteful process operates in actual learning situations and how it can be corrected is the subject of this acclaimed book by John Holt, well-known author of HOW CHILDREN LEARN and THE UNDERACHIEVING SCHOOL.« less