Education: Continuing Professional Development

  • 'Making it' as a Contract Researcher: A Pragmatic look at Precarious Work book cover

    'Making it' as a Contract Researcher

    A Pragmatic look at Precarious Work, 1st Edition

    By Nerida Spina, Jess Harris, Simon Bailey, Mhorag Goff

    The ‘Insider Guides to Success in Academia’ offers support and practical advice to doctoral students and early-career researchers. Covering the topics that really matter, but which often get overlooked, this indispensable series provides practical and realistic guidance to address many of the needs…

    Paperback – 2020-05-15 
    Insider Guides to Success in Academia

  • Effective Unit Design for Higher Education Courses: A Guide for Instructors book cover

    Effective Unit Design for Higher Education Courses

    A Guide for Instructors, 1st Edition

    By Sharon A. Cooper, Siva Krishnan

    A clear and concise course design is integral to effective student learning, however designing curriculum can be a daunting task for academics. Effective Unit Design for Higher Education Courses is a practical resource based on theoretical foundations, designed to assist both professional course…

    Paperback – 2020-04-20 

  • Middle Leadership in Schools: A Practical Guide for Leading Learning book cover

    Middle Leadership in Schools

    A Practical Guide for Leading Learning, 1st Edition

    By Peter Grootenboer, Christine Edwards-Groves, Karin Rönnerman

    Middle leading refers to those teachers that both teach and have leadership roles, and thus can bridge the gap between the practices of learning and the managemant of schooling. Focusing on the practices of middle leaders, this book addresses the current lack of support and professional development…

    Paperback – 2020-04-20 

  • A Dialogic Teaching Companion book cover

    A Dialogic Teaching Companion

    1st Edition

    By Robin Alexander

    Building on Robin Alexander’s landmark Towards Dialogic Teaching, this practical book shows how and why the dialogic approach has a positive impact on student engagement and learning. It sets out the evidence, examines the underpinning ideas and issues, and offers step-by-step guidance and…

    Paperback – 2020-04-09 

  • Human Rights Education for Psychologists book cover

    Human Rights Education for Psychologists

    1st Edition

    Edited by Polli Hagenaars, Marlena Plavsic, Nora Sveaass, Ulrich Wagner, Tony Wainwright

    This ground-breaking book is designed to raise awareness of human rights implications in psychology, and provide knowledge and tools enabling psychologists to put a human rights perspective into practice. Psychologists have always been deeply engaged in alleviating the harmful consequences human…

    Paperback – 2020-04-01 

  • Assessment Rubrics Decoded: An Educator's Guide book cover

    Assessment Rubrics Decoded

    An Educator's Guide, 1st Edition

    By Kelvin Heng Kiat Tan

    Rubrics offer concrete artefacts of what schools evaluate to be of merit, and what educators and schools value to be worth rewarding. Assessment Rubrics Decoded offers insights into a myriad of issues that affect, and are affected by, the construction of merit in students’ learning and the…

    Paperback – 2020-03-27 
    Assessment in Schools: Principles in Practice

  • Behaviour Management: An Essential Guide for Student and Newly Qualified Teachers book cover

    Behaviour Management: An Essential Guide for Student and Newly Qualified Teachers

    1st Edition

    Edited by Eleanor Overland, Joe Barber, Mark Sackville-Ford

    Behaviour Management: An Essential Guide for Student and Newly Qualified Teachers explores the current issues and theories in behaviour management. It encourages readers to think and reflect on their own experiences and offers practical advice for developing confidence in the classroom and quickly…

    Paperback – 2020-03-24 

  • Engineering Education: Accreditation & Graduate Global Mobility book cover

    Engineering Education

    Accreditation & Graduate Global Mobility, 1st Edition

    By Firoz Alam, Alexandra Kootsookos

    This book examines the paradigm of engineering education, the process of accreditation and how accreditation affects graduate global mobility and employability. The book focuses on two globally recognised accreditation schemes: the International Engineering Alliance (IEA) or so-called Washington…

    Hardback – 2020-03-15 
    CRC Press

  • Relational Feedback: Why Feedback Fails and How to Make It Meaningful book cover

    Relational Feedback

    Why Feedback Fails and How to Make It Meaningful, 1st Edition

    By Lise Lewis

    People are increasingly disenchanted with performance improvement techniques that fail to deliver. This book offers a new and refreshing way of engaging in authentic feedback that is willingly given and well-received. It demonstrates that focusing on the quality of relationship improves the…

    Hardback – 2020-02-11 

  • The Headteacher as Effective Leader book cover

    The Headteacher as Effective Leader

    1st Edition

    By Bill Boyle, Paul Clarke

    First published in 1998, this volume focuses on the range of crucial role that the headteacher must fulfil as the leader. It has become apparent that being a good manager and teacher is not enough, the headteacher has to be able to lead and communicate the vision of the school to the staff, pupils,…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge Revivals

  • Peace Education: Past, present and future book cover

    Peace Education

    Past, present and future, 1st Edition

    Edited by B. Jeannie Lum

    In 1999 the UN instituted the Program of Action on a Culture of Peace, leading to the Declaration of the International Decade for the Promotion of a Culture of Peace and Non-Violence for the Children of the World 2001-2010. This represented a paradigm shift away from the prevailing…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 

  • Racial Battle Fatigue in Faculty: Perspectives and Lessons from Higher Education book cover

    Racial Battle Fatigue in Faculty

    Perspectives and Lessons from Higher Education, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nicholas D. Hartlep, Daisy Ball

    Racial Battle Fatigue in Faculty examines the challenges faced by diverse faculty members in colleges and universities. Highlighting the experiences of faculty of color—including African American, Asian American, Hispanic American, and Indigenous populations—in higher education across a range of…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Diverse Faculty in the Academy

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