Author: Frances Pockman Hawkins
Publisher: University Press of Colorado
We were all pleased, especially me: we had a pendulum! Was it something about using the rafters or about the teacher standing on a table to secure the pendulum? Whatever the reason, bird bodies (as a child-poet had once dubbed our ...
Now retired from her five decades in the classroom, Hawkins intersperses accounts of her personal experiences with discussions of education theory and practice. She addresses such current issues as boredom, dropouts, and the inability to reach many students. The publisher reports that the cloth edition is already out of print. Paper edition (unseen), $22.50. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR