English as a Creative Art

There are a number of unhelpful myths about creativity. We still tend to associate artistic creation with figures of genius. The word 'artist' is derived from the Latin 'artes' meaning 'skills'. Before the fifteenth century, ...

English as a Creative Art

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English as a Creative Art
Language: en
Pages: 186
Authors: Linden Peach, Angela Burton
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-10-12 - Publisher: Routledge

First published in 1996. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
The Art of Teaching Secondary English
Language: en
Pages: 168
Authors: Nicholas McGuinn, David Stevens
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-05-27 - Publisher: Routledge

The authors of this book reconsider the fundamental philosophy of English teaching, evaluate current practice and offer a practical framework for new approaches to teaching this important subject.
Teaching English as a Foreign Language, 1912-1936: Lawrence Faucett
Language: en
Pages: 470
Authors: Richard C. Smith
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Following the Second World War, the British Council, along with British publishers and universities, began to take a serious interest in English as a foreign language teaching ('ELT') and the UK soon gained a dominant role in the development and export of teaching approaches and materials. This set includes the
Developing Literacy and the Arts in Schools
Language: en
Pages: 184
Authors: Georgina Barton
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-07-31 - Publisher: Routledge

The teaching of the arts and literacy in schools is often at odds with one another. The desire for schools to improve results on high-stakes testing can lead to a narrow view of literacy rather than one that acknowledges the unique and distinct literacies that exist in other curriculum areas
Creative Therapies
Language: en
Pages: 302
Authors: Kim Atkinson, Catherine Wells
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher: Nelson Thornes

The authors provide a comprehensive overview of the use of creative therapies with a focus on the role of the practice within occupational therapy but also with a wider awareness of its role within the more general context of the health care profession. The three-part structure allows the book to