Tuesday, December 10, 2013

Inventions of Teaching: A Genealogy By: Brent Davis

Reflection by: Pashew Majeed

Inventions of Teaching: A Genealogy By: Brent Davis
An un-putdown-able book, but I was obliged to put it down time to time. Making me think of the ideas and views to look them up, sometimes stumbled but I was obliged again not to stop. The idea that teaching is not a profession to provide the teacher a provision to live was always in my mind that it’s a false assumption, because what is the purpose of learning if this is the case for teaching? The meaning of teaching and learning is a must for every teacher and learner to understand, which doesn’t mean they have to understand it as I understand it but rather their own understanding of it almost underscores the entire course of what Brent Davis says the book.
Reading this book gave me a flashback to the rest of the books I read in this semester, when I finished I said to myself “well, there was not a bi