Anticipate the School You Want: Futurizing K-12 Education

Anticipate the School You Want: Futurizing K-12 Education

By: Art Shostak (author)Paperback

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Across America, especially in the aftermath of 9/11, parents rely on K12 schooling to prepare their children for the shocks, the perils, and especially the bright possibilities that are part of our warp-speed future. A new generation of school staffers is forging a fresh learning partnership with youngsters for whom creative computer-based schooling is as natural as breathing.

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Arthur Shostak taught sociology for 42 years; wrote and edited 33 books; consulted with school systems; participated for over 30 years with the World Future Society; and in 2006 was given the Annual Award for Distinguished Career in Sociological Practice by the American Sociological Association.


Part 1 Introduction - The Time is Now! Part 2 Lift Off! Chapter 3 Futuristics: Shaping Tomorrow Chapter 4 Futures Committee: Showing the Way Chapter 5 Futuristic Schooling: Moving Parts Part 6 Jewel in the Crown Chapter 7 High Schools of the Future: Boot Camp Chapter 8 Required Courses: Fundamentals Chapter 9 High Schools of the Future: Learning Aids Part 10 Educational Futures "GPS" Chapter 11 Futures Fair: Come, Let Us Celebrate! Chapter 12 Future Possibilities: World 3.0 Part 13 Epilogue - Getting On With It

Product Details

  • publication date: 16/08/2008
  • ISBN13: 9781578868551
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 198
  • ID: 9781578868551
  • weight: 299
  • ISBN10: 1578868556

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