"Is this English?" : race, language, and culture in the classroom / Bob Fecho ; foreword by Gloria Ladson-Billings

Author(s): Fecho, Bob
Location:
Retrieving Holdings Information
Subjects: High school teaching--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia
English language--Study and teaching (Secondary)--Pennsylvania--History
African American high school students--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia
Multicultural education--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: New York : Teachers College Press, c2004
Series: practitioner inquiry series
LC Classification: L, LB
Physical Description: xii, 173 p. ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: Acknowledgments
Foreword / Gloria Ladson-Billings
1. A Sense of Beginning: A Beginning of Sense 1
2. Hopelessness and Possibility 12
3. Two's Company; Three's a Small Learning Community 26
4. Some of My Best Friends Are Theorists 39
5. Yo, Wazzup? 51
6. Why Are You Doing This? 71
7. Learning as Aaron / Bob Fecho, Aaron Green 91
8. Refusing to Go Along with the Joke 113
9. In Search of Wise Beauty and Beautiful Wisdom 138
Notes 159
References 161
Index 165
About the Author 173
Notes: LCCN: 2003060204
ISBN: 0807744085 (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0807744077 (paper : alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 161-163) and index
OCLC Number: 52806344
ISBN/ISSN: 0807744085
0807744077