Education: Adult Education and Lifelong Learning

  • The Confessing Society: Foucault, Confession and Practices of Lifelong Learning book cover

    The Confessing Society

    Foucault, Confession and Practices of Lifelong Learning, 1st Edition

    By Andreas Fejes, Magnus Dahlstedt

    "I highly appreciate the quality of Fejes’ and Dahlstedt’s research and writing. They manage to present in a comprehensible way some essential concepts of Foucault that help us to understand better what practices of lifelong learning, in a broad sense, are emerging nowadays in advanced liberal…

    Paperback – 2014-01-17
    Routledge

  • A Practical Guide to Career Learning and Development: Innovation in careers education 11-19 book cover

    A Practical Guide to Career Learning and Development

    Innovation in careers education 11-19, 1st Edition

    By Barbara Bassot, Anthony Barnes, Anne Chant

    A Practical Guide to Career Learning and Development is an essential guide for all those involved in careers education, either with sole responsibility or as part of a team.  With a focus on career happiness, resilience and growth, this exciting book offers effective pedagogical strategies,…

    Paperback – 2013-12-11
    Routledge

  • Global Reconstructions of Vocational Education and Training book cover

    Global Reconstructions of Vocational Education and Training

    1st Edition

    Edited by James Avis

    Vocational education and training (VET) can be difficult to define since it is set in a turbulent and volatile environment marked by national and regional specificities. It can be delivered at different levels and by a variety of providers, including community colleges, colleges of further…

    Hardback – 2013-10-30
    Routledge

  • Technology-Enhanced Professional Learning: Processes, Practices, and Tools book cover

    Technology-Enhanced Professional Learning

    Processes, Practices, and Tools, 1st Edition

    Edited by Allison Littlejohn, Anoush Margaryan

    Technology-Enhanced Professional Learning addresses the need for continuous workplace learning that derives from the emergence of new, specialized, and constantly changing work practices. While continuous learning is fundamental to enabling individuals to function in and productively shape…

    Paperback – 2013-10-23
    Routledge
    Advancing Technology Enhanced Learning

  • Challenging Professional Learning book cover

    Challenging Professional Learning

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sue Crowley

    Teachers and trainers are dual-professionals – they are required to have up-to-date industry skills and also skills in teaching and learning. The issue of professional identity, and the promotion of maintaining and building pedagogic expertise in relation to their vocational work, is therefore an…

    Paperback – 2013-10-21
    Routledge

  • Re-engaging Young People in Education: Learning from alternative schools book cover

    Re-engaging Young People in Education

    Learning from alternative schools, 1st Edition

    By Martin Mills, Glenda McGregor

    Many young people failed by the school system are those who face a range of social and economic challenges due to multiple forms of injustice. This book provides an insight into the educational practices that work to re-engage young people who have become disenchanted with traditional schooling. It…

    Paperback – 2013-10-17
    Routledge

  • Professional Learning in Changing Contexts book cover

    Professional Learning in Changing Contexts

    1st Edition

    Edited by Tara Fenwick, Monika Nerland, Karen Jensen

    The knowledge and decisions of professionals influence all facets of modern life, a fact reflected by the increasing and distinct emphasis on public accountability for what professionals know and do. The nature of this accountability has been fundamentally transformed in response to a changing…

    Hardback – 2013-10-10
    Routledge

  • Classroom Observation: A guide to the effective observation of teaching and learning book cover

    Classroom Observation

    A guide to the effective observation of teaching and learning, 1st Edition

    By Matt O'Leary

    Classroom Observation explores the pivotal role of lesson observation in the training, assessment and development of new and experienced teachers. Offering practical guidance and detailed insight on an aspect of training that is a source of anxiety for many teachers, this thought-provoking book…

    Paperback – 2013-09-26
    Routledge

  • Theories, Policy, and Practice of Lifelong Learning in East Asia book cover

    Theories, Policy, and Practice of Lifelong Learning in East Asia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Weiyuan Zhang

    As the centre of the world economy is moving to Asia, lifelong learning in Asia is attracting a great deal of attention in the educational field worldwide. Asia not only provides the largest education market, but also plays an increasingly important role in educational globalization. However, until…

    Paperback – 2013-09-13
    Routledge

  • How to be a Brilliant FE Teacher: A practical guide to being effective and innovative book cover

    How to be a Brilliant FE Teacher

    A practical guide to being effective and innovative, 1st Edition

    By Vicky Duckworth

    How to be a Brilliant FE Teacher is a straightforward, friendly guide to being an effective and innovative teacher in post-compulsory education. Focussing on practical advice drawn from the author’s extensive and successful personal experience of both teaching and training teachers, it offers sound…

    Paperback – 2013-08-27
    Routledge

  • Moral Learning: Integrating the Personal, Professional and Political book cover

    Moral Learning

    Integrating the Personal, Professional and Political, 1st Edition

    Edited by Monica J. Taylor

    As moral educators we are more used to teaching others and researching their learning and moral development than reflecting on and writing formally about our own moral learning. We are not just professionals with an interest and supposedly some expertise in morality and education, we also have…

    Hardback – 2013-07-22
    Routledge

  • Transformative Learning through Creative Life Writing: Exploring the self in the learning process book cover

    Transformative Learning through Creative Life Writing

    Exploring the self in the learning process, 1st Edition

    By Celia Hunt

    Arising from a research project conducted over two years, Transformative Learning through Creative Life Writing examines the effects of fictional autobiography on adult learners’ sense of self. Starting from a teaching and learning perspective, Hunt draws together ideas from psychodynamic…

    Paperback – 2013-07-01
    Routledge

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