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Lucy Sprague Mitchell

the making of a modern woman
  • 436 Pages
  • 3.91 MB
  • English
Yale University Press , New Haven
Mitchell, Lucy Sprague, 1878-1967., Educators -- United States -- Biography., Women educators -- United States -- Biogr


United S

StatementJoyce Antler.
LC ClassificationsLA2317.M53 A67 1987
The Physical Object
Paginationxx, 436 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2717850M
ISBN 100300036655
LC Control Number86011058

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Lucy Sprague Mitchell, a leader in the field of education in the early s, promoted the development of healthy, emotionally secure children, "whole children" as she ca.

InLucy Sprague married Wesley Clair Mitchell, whose "strong commitment to her life goals had eventually persuaded her that marriage would not prevent her from continuing her independent work" (Sicherman & Green,p. Mitchell, known as Robin, shared Lucy's passion for writing and reading, as well as for social causes.

In Mitchell published the Here and Now Story Book, a forerunner of much of the realism seen in children’s literature today. With this book, she changed the emphasis in American children’s literature from classic fairy tales to stories focused on everyday experiences of children.

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The small child was far better served by a dozen talented writer-illustrators. Lucy Sprague Mitchell (2 July – 15 October ) was an American educator and the founder of Bank Street College of Education.

Mitchell attended Radcliffe College from tograduating with honors in philosophy. During her time at Radcliffe College, Mitchell lived with Alice Freeman Palmer and George Herbert Palmer on Quincy Street in Cambridge, mater: Radcliffe College.

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She guided the bureau (incorporated in as the Bank Street College of Education) for forty years. During a period of enforced rest in while recuperating from pneumonia, Mitchell wrote Here and Now Story Book (). The book is notable because in it Mitchell anticipated Jean Piaget's theories on how children use language.

Lucy Sprague Mitchell, Irma Simonton Black, Jessie Stanton Published by Golden Books / Western Publishin () ISBN X ISBN Here and Now Story Book: Experimental Stories Written for the Children of the City and Country School - Two to Seven Year Olds by Mitchell, Lucy Sprague and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at › Find all books by 'Lucy Sprague Mitchell' and compare prices › Find signed collectible books by 'Lucy Sprague Mitchell' Book Sets Little Golden Books: Whales - Dumbo - Winnie the Pooh & Tigger - Lady (And the Tramp) - Porky Pig and Bugs Bunny, Just Like Magic - Ragedy Ann and Andy and the Rainy Day Circus (Vintage Golden Books).

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LUCY SPRAGUE MITCHELL: MAKING OF A MODERN WOMAN By Joyce Antler **Mint Condition**. Lucy Sprague Mitchell “We hope to imbue students with an experimental, critical, ardent approach to their work and to the social problems of the world. If we can do this, we are ready to leave the future to them.” Lucy Sprague Mitchell ().

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A strong supporter of realistic children's literature, Mitchell created the Bank Street Writer's : Margaret Wise Brown, Edith Thacher Hurd. Lucy Sprague Mitchell, founder of the Bank Street College of Education, was sick of children’s books.

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Here and Now Story Book by Lucy Sprague Mitchell. Small children live in the moment, and the "here and now" nature of these stories encourages kids to learn from their own thoughts and observations. Written by a famous educator, the illustrated tales range from those suitable for reading aloud to 2- and 3-year-olds to those perfect for third.

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Download; Bibrec; Bibliographic Record. Author: Mitchell, Lucy Sprague, Illustrator: Van Loon, Hendrik Willem, Title: Here and Now Story Book Two- to seven-year. Ineducator Lucy Sprague Mitchell and her colleagues, influenced by revolutionary educator John Dewey and other humanists, concluded that building a new kind of educational system was essential to building a better, more rational, humane world.

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STORY BOOK TWO- TO SEVEN-YEAR-OLDS. Experimental Stories Written for the Children of the City and Country School (formerly the Play School) and the Nursery School of the Bureau of Educational Experiments.

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