How Children Learn Author:John Holt Product Description — "Children do not need to be made to learn," Holt maintains, because each is born with what Einstein called "the holy curiosity of inquiry." For them, learning is as natural as breathing. First published in 1967, How Children Learn has become a classic for parents and teachers, providing an "effective, gentle voice of reason"... more » (Life).
About the Author
John Holt (1927-1985), one of this country?s leading educational and social critics, was the author of ten influential books which have been translated into fourteen languages. Known both as a passionate reformer and as ?the gentle voice of reason? (Life magazine), John Holt offers insights into the nature of learning that are more relevant today than ever before.« less