John Banks Case

John Banks Case - not too many friends, in the STA...

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Michelle Cruz January 24th, 2011 John Banks Case Possible new titles -- Mission Impossible: Now starring John Banks John Banks: Revolutionary Anarchy John Banks: Eskimo Teacher or Parent Pleaser Compromises of Teaching: How far is too far? Cultural Sensitivity Its too early to be creative M:ACos -- Man: A Course of Study Kanawha County, West Virginia (1974) Facts about John Banks studied anthropology went to a prestigious university offered several jobs before he graduated wants to work in a rural area and start a farm in the beginning he was respected by colleagues and liked my students (mostly the boys) in his second year of teaching, 6th grade history
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Unformatted text preview: not too many friends, in the STA (Shelbyville teachers association -- mostly middle school and high school teachers, mostly male, mostly liberal) not tenured found MACoS at the local college Facts about Ms. Flowers from Shelbyville in her mid 50s, been teaching for 20 years before she became a principal only female administrator in the system husband prominent in the community -- budgetary advisor to the governor, runs a bank present at interview that brought Banks into the job What is the problem here? Isolated -- no confidant Conflict between personal and professional ideology conservative environment...
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