Education: English & Literacy/Language Arts

  • The Space and Practice of Reading: A Case Study of Reading and Social Class in Singapore book cover

    The Space and Practice of Reading

    A Case Study of Reading and Social Class in Singapore, 1st Edition

    By Chin Ee Loh

    Mirroring worldwide debates on social class, literacy rates, and social change, this study explores the intersection between reading and social class in Singapore, one of the top scorers on the Programme for International Assessment (PISA) tests, and questions the rhetoric of social change that…

    Paperback – 2018-08-14
    Routledge

  • Languages and Literacies as Mobile and Placed Resources book cover

    Languages and Literacies as Mobile and Placed Resources

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sue Nichols, Collette Snowden

    Languages and Literacies as Mobile and Placed Resources explores how languages and literacies are implicated in the complex relationship between place and mobility. It is a book that represents the next wave in literacy studies in which theories of mobility, networking and globalisation have…

    Paperback – 2018-05-11
    Routledge

  • New Perspectives on Intercultural Language Research and Teaching: Exploring Learners’ Understandings of Texts from Other Cultures book cover

    New Perspectives on Intercultural Language Research and Teaching

    Exploring Learners’ Understandings of Texts from Other Cultures, 1st Edition

    By Melina Porto, Michael Byram

    Illustrated by an empirical study of English as a Foreign Language reading in Argentina, this book argues for a different approach to the theoretical rationales and methodological designs typically used to investigate cultural understanding in reading, in particular foreign language reading. It…

    Paperback – 2018-04-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

  • Dialogue in Places of Learning: Youth Amplified in South Africa book cover

    Dialogue in Places of Learning

    Youth Amplified in South Africa, 1st Edition

    By Adam Cooper

    Showing how youth from one of the poorest and most violent neighborhoods in Cape Town, South Africa, learn differently in three educational contexts— in classrooms, in a community hip hop crew, on a youth radio show—this book illuminates how South African schools, like schools elsewhere, subtly…

    Paperback – 2018-04-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International and Comparative Education

  • Vernacular Christian Rhetoric and Civil Discourse: The Religious Creativity of Evangelical Student Writers book cover

    Vernacular Christian Rhetoric and Civil Discourse

    The Religious Creativity of Evangelical Student Writers, 1st Edition

    By Jeffrey M. Ringer

    Vernacular Christian Rhetoric and Civil Discourse seeks to address the current gap in American public discourse between secular liberals and religiously committed citizens by focusing on the academic and public writing of millennial evangelical Christian students. Analysis of such writing reveals…

    Paperback – 2018-01-03
    Routledge

  • Teaching EFL Learners Shadowing for Listening: Developing learners' bottom-up skills book cover

    Teaching EFL Learners Shadowing for Listening

    Developing learners' bottom-up skills, 1st Edition

    By Yo Hamada

    Shadowing, an active and highly cognitive technique for EFL listening skill development, in which learners track heard speech and vocalize it simultaneously, is gradually becoming recognized. However, there remain a lot of mysteries and misunderstandings about it. This book uncovers shadowing in…

    Paperback – 2018-01-03
    Routledge

  • Improvising the Curriculum: Alternatives to Scripted Schooling book cover

    Improvising the Curriculum

    Alternatives to Scripted Schooling, 1st Edition

    By Michael Corbett, Ann Vibert, Mary Green

    Equipped with cultural tools like cell phones, computers and video cameras, youth are called upon to improvise and construct themselves symbolically in a continuously connected world; yet new teachers and students are still expected to learn and deliver standardized, placeless forms of scripted…

    Paperback – 2017-11-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

  • Literacy and Multimodality Across Global Sites book cover

    Literacy and Multimodality Across Global Sites

    1st Edition

    By Maureen Kendrick

    Over the past three decades, our conceptualizations of literacy and what it means to be literate have expanded to include recognition that there is a qualitative difference in how we communicate through modalities such as the visual, audio, spatial, and linguistic and that different modes are…

    Paperback – 2017-11-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Literacy

  • Multilingual Digital Storytelling: Engaging creatively and critically with literacy book cover

    Multilingual Digital Storytelling

    Engaging creatively and critically with literacy, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jim Anderson, Vicky Macleroy

    Classrooms are increasingly multicultural in their social composition, and students are increasingly connected, through digital media, to local and global networks. However, pedagogy has failed to take full advantage of the opportunities these resources represent. Multilingual Digital Storytelling…

    Paperback – 2017-10-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

  • Pedagogies of Public Memory: Teaching Writing and Rhetoric at Museums, Memorials, and Archives book cover

    Pedagogies of Public Memory

    Teaching Writing and Rhetoric at Museums, Memorials, and Archives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jane Greer, Laurie Grobman

    Pedagogies of Public Memory explores opportunities for writing and rhetorical education at museums, archives, and memorials. Readers will follow students working and writing at well-known sites of international interest (e.g., the Flight 93 National Memorial in Shanksville, Pennsylvania, and the…

    Paperback – 2017-10-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Rhetoric and Communication

  • Team Teaching and Team Learning in the Language Classroom: Collaboration for innovation in ELT book cover

    Team Teaching and Team Learning in the Language Classroom

    Collaboration for innovation in ELT, 1st Edition

    Edited by Akira Tajino, Tim Stewart, David Dalsky

    This book reignites discussion on the importance of collaboration and innovation in language education. The pivotal difference highlighted in this volume is the concept of team learning through collaborative relationships such as team teaching. It explores ways in which team learning happens in ELT…

    Paperback – 2017-10-12
    Routledge

  • The Routledge International Handbook of English, Language and Literacy Teaching book cover

    The Routledge International Handbook of English, Language and Literacy Teaching

    1st Edition

    Edited by Dominic Wyse, Richard Andrews, James Hoffman

    Edited by three authorities in the field, this Handbook presents contributions from experts across the world who report the cutting-edge of international research. It is ground-breaking in its holistic, evidence-informed account that aims to synthesize key messages for policy and practice in…

    Paperback – 2017-10-12
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks of Education

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