Education: Education Policy & Politics

  • A Social History of Educational Studies and Research book cover

    A Social History of Educational Studies and Research

    1st Edition

    By Gary McCulloch, Steven Cowan

    A Social History of Educational Studies and Research examines the development of the study of education in the UK in its broader educational, social and political context since its early beginnings in the first part of the twentieth century. By providing a historical analysis of the contested…

    Paperback – 2019-02-28
    Routledge

  • Education, Inequality and Social Class: Expansion and Stratification in Educational Opportunity book cover

    Education, Inequality and Social Class

    Expansion and Stratification in Educational Opportunity, 1st Edition

    By Ron Thompson

    Education, Inequality and Social Class provides a comprehensive discussion of the empirical evidence for persistent inequality in educational attainment. It explores the most important theoretical perspectives that have been developed to understand class-based inequality and frame further research.…

    Paperback – 2019-02-27
    Routledge

  • Measuring Quality: Education Indicators: United Kingdom and International Perspectives book cover

    Measuring Quality: Education Indicators

    United Kingdom and International Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kathryn A. Riley, Desmond L. Nuttall

    Moves to develop indicators about school effectiveness and performance have been driven by national trends and debates about performance and accountability. Nationally set indicators – such as the standard assessment tasks, or the publication of performance in public examinations – have…

    Paperback – 2019-02-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Inclusive Education in Europe book cover

    Inclusive Education in Europe

    1st Edition

    Edited by Christine O'Hanlon

    Originally published in 1995, this book offers a crucial view of the implementation of legislation for the integration of pupils with special educational needs in EU countries at the time. The match or mismatch between the rhetoric and reality, between the policy and the practice are reviewed by…

    Paperback – 2019-02-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • K-12 Case Studies for School Administrators: Problems, Issues, and Resources book cover

    K-12 Case Studies for School Administrators

    Problems, Issues, and Resources, 1st Edition

    By Marcia Norton, Paula E. Lester

    Case studies enable aspiring administrators to refine their reaction skills as well as their critical-thinking skills by responding to a multitude of problems in a short time. Originally published in 1998, the case studies in this book provide a broad-based overview of the kinds of real problems…

    Paperback – 2019-02-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • OFSTED Inspections: The Early Experience book cover

    OFSTED Inspections

    The Early Experience, 1st Edition

    Edited by Janet Ouston, Peter Earley, Brian Fidler

    The national programme of four-yearly school inspections was introduced in 1993, based on common criteria set out in OFSTED’s Handbook for the Inspection of Schools. Revised guidelines were introduced in February 1996, reflecting the lessons learned, and this book, originally published in 1996…

    Paperback – 2019-02-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Paradigm Shift in Education: Towards the Third Wave of Effectiveness book cover

    Paradigm Shift in Education

    Towards the Third Wave of Effectiveness, 1st Edition

    By Yin Cheong Cheng

    As social contexts and demands change in the 21st century, pedagogies and policies must adapt to keep up. Increasing emphasis on global preparedness, competitivity, and holistic education alongside a fast-paced, ever-changing environment may make policy implementation difficult. However, Cheng…

    Hardback – 2019-02-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

  • The Impact of MOOCs on Distance Education in Malaysia and Beyond book cover

    The Impact of MOOCs on Distance Education in Malaysia and Beyond

    1st Edition

    Edited by Mohamed Ally, Mohamed Amin Embi, Helmi Norman

    This book provides theoretical and empirical discussions around the impact of MOOCs and other pedagogical strategies for online learning in international contexts. Through discussions of inverse blended learning and other teaching and learning approaches, Part I navigates the pressing conceptual…

    Hardback – 2019-02-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

  • Revival: Education and Society in Hong Kong: Toward One Country and Two Systems (1992): Toward One Country and Two Systems book cover

    Revival: Education and Society in Hong Kong: Toward One Country and Two Systems (1992)

    Toward One Country and Two Systems, 1st Edition

    By Gerard A. Postiglione, Julian Leung Yat Ming

    This title was first published in 1992: Explores the implications of the transfer of sovereignty over Hong Kong in 1997 to the People's Republic of China and the political, economic and cultural impact of the social transition on education.…

    Paperback – 2019-02-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Indigenous Children’s Survivance in Public Schools book cover

    Indigenous Children’s Survivance in Public Schools

    1st Edition

    By Leilani Sabzalian

    Indigenous Children’s Survivance in Public Schools examines the cultural, social, and political terrain of Indigenous education by providing accounts of Indigenous students and educators creatively navigating the colonial dynamics within public schools. Through a series of survivance stories, the…

    Paperback – 2019-02-20
    Routledge
    Indigenous and Decolonizing Studies in Education

  • Teachers' and Families' Perspectives in Early Childhood Education and Care: Early Childhood Education in the 21st Century Vol. II book cover

    Teachers' and Families' Perspectives in Early Childhood Education and Care

    Early Childhood Education in the 21st Century Vol. II, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sivanes Phillipson, Susanne Garvis

    The second volume in this Early Childhood Education in the 21st Century: International Teaching, Family and Policy Perspectives miniseries focuses on teacher and family perspectives of early childhood education and care from 19 different countries around the world. The aim of this volume is to…

    Hardback – 2019-02-15
    Routledge
    Evolving Families

  • Leadership of Higher Education Assessment: A Guide to Theory for Practitioners book cover

    Leadership of Higher Education Assessment

    A Guide to Theory for Practitioners, 1st Edition

    By Matthew B. Fuller

    Leadership of Higher Education Assessment provides a comprehensive treatment of leadership theories and helps practitioners integrate this knowledge into their assessment work. Synthesizing leadership theories into manageable concepts relevant to the college and university context, this useful…

    Paperback – 2019-02-15
    Routledge

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