Education: New This Month!

7New This Month!

  • Cognition in Education book cover

    Cognition in Education

    By Matthew T. McCrudden, Danielle S. McNamara

    There is commonly-held belief that some people learn better than others because they are born that way. However, research indicates that many people who learn better are simply more strategic: they use effective strategies and techniques to improve their learning. Further, these strategies and…

    Paperback – 2017-08-08
    Routledge
    Ed Psych Insights

  • Engaging Students Using Cooperative Learning book cover

    Engaging Students Using Cooperative Learning

    2nd Edition

    By John D. Strebe

    Motivate your students and create an engaging classroom environment with the time-tested strategies in this book. Drawing on over 35 years of experience, author and consultant John D. Strebe offers a wealth of advice for teachers who want to encourage collaboration and team learning among students…

    Paperback – 2017-08-03
    Routledge

  • Self-Efficacy and Future Goals in Education book cover

    Self-Efficacy and Future Goals in Education

    By Barbara A. Greene

    As the inner resource that drives us to pursue activities, to put forth effort, and to avoid failure, motivation is key to overall well-being. Self-efficacy and future goals are important to understanding and reinforcing the motivation to learn, especially for students in classroom settings.…

    Paperback – 2017-07-26
    Routledge
    Ed Psych Insights

  • Facilitating Change through Intergroup Dialogue: Social Justice Advocacy in Practice book cover

    Facilitating Change through Intergroup Dialogue

    Social Justice Advocacy in Practice

    Edited by Kristie A. Ford

    In order both to prepare for an increasingly diverse society and to help students navigate diverse learning environments, many institutions of higher education have developed programs that support student learning and competencies around inter- and intra-group relations. Facilitating Change through…

    Paperback – 2017-07-11
    Routledge

  • The Bridge to School: Aligning Teaching with Development for Ages Four to Six book cover

    The Bridge to School

    Aligning Teaching with Development for Ages Four to Six

    By Claire Bainer, Liisa Hale, Gail Myers

    The Bridge to School provides concise, targeted information for teachers who work in PreK, Transitional Kindergarten, or Kindergarten settings, covering both the why and the how of play in classrooms, along with insights into how the normal development of 4-to-6-year-olds is manifested and how…

    Paperback – 2017-07-10
    Routledge

  • Teacher Agency for Equity: A Framework for Conscientious Engagement book cover

    Teacher Agency for Equity

    A Framework for Conscientious Engagement

    By Raquel Ríos

    This book provides educators with a conceptual framework to explore and develop authenticity and agency for equity. In response to growing cynicism within the field of education, Raquel Ríos argues that in order to become authentic agents of change, teachers must take a stance of mindful inquiry…

    Paperback – 2017-07-10
    Routledge

  • The Educator’s Guide to Producing New Media and Open Educational Resources book cover

    The Educator’s Guide to Producing New Media and Open Educational Resources

    By Tim D. Green, Abbie H. Brown

    Digital video, audio, and text have never been more popular, and educators need to know how to make new media work in all types of learning environments. The Educator’s Guide to Producing New Media and Open Educational Resources provides practical advice on how to produce and use open access…

    Paperback – 2017-07-06
    Routledge