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Harvard University Graduate School of Education

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Works: 974 works in 1,195 publications in 1 language and 10,688 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  Conference papers and proceedings  Educational films  Nonfiction films  Interviews  Instructional films  Drama  Experimental films 
Roles: Other, Editor, isb
Classifications: L11, 370
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Harvard educational review( )

in English and held by 2,783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

År 2001, Vol. 71, Hft. 3: Immigration and education
On the biology of learning( Book )

5 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scaling up success : lessons learned from technology-based educational improvement by Ellen Condliffe Lagemann( Book )

5 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This book focuses on the challenge of integrating technology as part of larger school improvement efforts. If offers valuable insights that will help those trying to scale up any form of improved educational policy or practice." "Drawing from the information presented at a conference sponsored by the Harvard Graduate School of Education and the Mid-Atlantic Regional Technology in Education Consortium, leading educators, researchers, and policymakers, Scaling Up Success translates theory into practice and provides a hands-on resource that clearly describes different models for "scaling up" success. This important resource is filled with illustrative examples of best practices that are grounded in real-life case studies of technology-based educational innovation." "Scaling Up Success offers a much-needed resource for educators, policymakers and leaders who must comply with the mandate to enact research-based practice and will serve as a guide to benefit present and future efforts to strengthening American education."--Jacket
Guidance in American education; selected papers by Summer Institute for Administrators of Pupil Personnel Services( )

in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Harvard teachers record( )

in English and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Making learning visible : children as individual and group learners by Reggio Children( Book )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reports on a collaboration between Project Zero, an independent research group at the Harvard Graduate School of Education, and the Municipal Infant-toddler Centers and Preschools of Reggio Emilia, Italy. "Discuss[es] issues of group learning and documentation from the multiple points of view of Reggio educators ... presents the initial findings of ... joint research in a set of propositions about learning groups in early childhood based on the Reggio experience ... and underscore[s] the views of Project Zero researchers on group learning and documentation, building on the team's visits to the Reggio Emilia preschools and its study of the educational theory and practice in these schools, with particular reference to the American context"--P. 20-21
Thinking : the second international conference by International Conference on Thinking( Book )

3 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Harvard education letter( )

in English and Undetermined and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Online Harvard education letter consists of selective full-text articles and abstracts
The training of secondary school teachers, especially with reference to English by Harvard University( Book )

2 editions published in 1942 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Financing public schools by New England School Development Council( Book )

4 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Library technology and architecture; report of a conference held at the Harvard Graduate School of Education, February 9, 1967 by Harvard University( Book )

4 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Community colleges : a model for Latin America?( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cases in the administration of guidance by John M Brewer( Book )

2 editions published in 1929 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flow( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interview with Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi, the author of Flow. Discusses his research and the origins of his ideas with psychologist Howard Gardner
Making teaching visible : documenting individual and group learning as professional development : a Making Learning Visible monograph( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Making Learning Visible Project draws attention to the power of the group as a learning environment. In the first phase of MLV (1997-1999), Project Zero, a research group at the Harvard Graduate School of Education, in collaboration with the Municipal Infant-toddler Centers and Preschools of Reggio Emilia, Italy, explored documentation as a central component of group learning and produced a book: Making learning visible: children as individual and group learners. In phase II (1999-2002) Project Zero researchers collaborated with prekindergarden to grade 8 teachers from the Cambridge Children's Center and the Cambridgeport School in Cambridge, MA and the Exra H. Baker and John Simpkins schools in the Dennis-Yarmouth, MA school district. Together they explored how the ideas emerging from the Italian context and practices could enhance preschool, elementary, and middle-school education in the United States--p. X
New roles for educators, a sourcebook of career information prepared for the Harvard Graduate School of Education Placement Office by Rita E Weathersby( Book )

2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harvard bulletins in education( )

in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The development of metaphoric operations : final report by Ellen Winner( Book )

3 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Over a three-year period, researchers at Harvard Project Zero investigated metaphoric abilities in children, documenting the development of their metaphoric production, comprehension, and preference, as well as the interrelationships among these skills. Two other areas of literary skills that were investigated were the child's understanding of nonliteral "tropes," such as irony and understatement, and the child's understanding of the role of fantasy and imagination in the construction of a fictional world. This report discusses the researchers' principal findings, placed in the context of previous work conducted in these areas of study. The first section of the report explores the development of metaphoric production including first metaphors, the decline of metaphor production in the elementary school years, and the production of analogies during the elementary school years. The second section discusses the development of metaphoric comprehension, with emphasis given to the ways children interpret metaphors and the misunderstanding of the metaphor as a problem of competence or performance. The three remaining sections explore the development of metaphoric preferences, understanding other kinds of figurative language, and understanding the role of imagination in constructing a story. Attached is a two-page reference list, along with examples of student responses to such metaphors as magical, metonymic, primitive, genuine, inappropriate, and incomplete. (Hod)
Creativity in the classroom : an exploration( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through the use of footage of actual classroom activities, the video shows what a creative classroom is, what teachers in creative classrooms do, and what benefits students receive from being taught in a creative classroom. Vignettes include teaching math to 4th and 5th graders using a concept called "Math around the clock"; teaching a special needs class by having each child writing about and drawing a secret garden after visiting and reading about gardens; teaching an 11th grade American History class using skits, workshops and other activities that put the student in the historical character's shoes
Teacher unions, school staffing, and reform by Susan Moore Johnson( Book )

4 editions published between 1985 and 1987 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To clarify the role of collective bargaining in defining and reforming local school district staffing policies, an analysis was made of 144 teacher contracts gathered from a stratified, random sample of districts. In five of these districts, selected for their diversity on a number of variables (state, region, size, labor history, contract, and union affiliation), documents were analyzed, offices and schools visited, and interviews conducted with 187 teachers, principals, union leaders, and central office administrators. The analysis of contract contents suggests that (1) collective bargaining agreements are neither as comprehensive nor prescriptive as some might believe; (2) much contract language about staffing specifies the prerogatives of management; (3) in some cases, contract language increased the standards of staffing beyond those prescribed by state law; (4) seniority was less prominent than expected; and (5) principals' rights to manage the staffing of their schools were not clearly defined by contract. Studying reform in the five sample districts revealed that districts with a history of cooperative relationships dealt more successfully with initiatives for change. Proposals more likely to be adopted were those with local origins and support for more time for instruction, more stability for schools, and more instructional autonomy for teachers. (Mlf)
 
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Scaling up success : lessons learned from technology-based educational improvement
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controlled identityHarvard University

Ed School.

Graduate school of education (Cambridge, Mass.)

Graduate School of Education Harvard University.

Harvard graduate school of education

Harvard Graduate School of Education Cambridge, Mass

Harvard University Cambridge, Mass Graduate School of Education

Harvard University. Graduate School of Education.

HGSE.

Technology Innovation and Education Program

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Thinking : the second international conferenceCommunity colleges : a model for Latin America?Making teaching visible : documenting individual and group learning as professional development : a Making Learning Visible monograph