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My Country School Diary: An Adventure in Creative Teaching

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Published (first published 1946)
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Vivian
Nov 01, 2013 rated it really liked it
Shelves: nonfiction, education
On 5 June 1936 Julia Weber begins a diary of her "adventure in creative teaching". The diary covers four years, in which time we get to know 28 to 33 students who range from age 5 to 14 (depending on the year). Ho-hum--another teaching story (you might be thinking). I thought I was going to be able to give this a quick skim. I soon found myself drawn in to the fascinating approach to learning that this woman was implementing. The results this method produced are astounding.

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