Education: Education Policy & Politics

  • Influencing Higher Education Policy: A Professional Guide to Making an Impact book cover

    Influencing Higher Education Policy

    A Professional Guide to Making an Impact, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ant Bagshaw, Debbie McVitty

    Drawing together a team of expert contributors from across the sector to offer contemporary descriptions and critical reflection of practice in higher education, Influencing Higher Education Policy uncovers the nature of policymaking and interpretation. With a range of authors whose experiences…

    Paperback – 2019-10-10 
    Routledge

  • Assessment Policy Reform book cover

    Assessment Policy Reform

    1st Edition

    Edited by Tina Isaacs, Iasonas Lamprianou

    This book highlights the impact of policy and politics on assessment across the globe. With contributions from England, the Irish Republic, Northern Ireland, Norway, Sweden, Switzerland, and Wales, it explores state-led assessment policies and practices that have been the subject of much debate. We…

    Hardback – 2019-10-01 
    Routledge

  • Family Centres and their International Role in Social Action: Social Work as Informal Education book cover

    Family Centres and their International Role in Social Action

    Social Work as Informal Education, 1st Edition

    Edited by Chris Warren-Adamson

    This title was first published in 2001: Family centre practice is one of the success stories of the past twenty years. As well as contributing creative ideas to centre practice this important edited collection highlights the role of practitioners as developmental or informal educationalists.…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Funding Inclusive Education: The Economic Realities book cover

    Funding Inclusive Education

    The Economic Realities, 1st Edition

    By Alan J. Marsh

    This title was first published in 2003.Funding for pupils with special educational needs has created resource management difficulties for schools and budgetary control problems for LEAs. Special educational needs is a frequent area of LEA overspending. These issues are particularly important as the…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Geography of the 'New' Education Market: Secondary School Choice in England and Wales book cover

    Geography of the 'New' Education Market

    Secondary School Choice in England and Wales, 1st Edition

    By Chris Taylor

    This title was first published in 2001. A series of major reforms during the 1980s and 1990s have led to the transformation of the Education System in England and Wales. The new system is now based on market principles in schooling resources. Parents now have the opportunity to state a preference…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Education in the Open Society - Karl Popper and Schooling book cover

    Education in the Open Society - Karl Popper and Schooling

    1st Edition

    By Richard Bailey

    This title was first published in 2000. Drawing on exclusive interviews with Karl Popper, this book provides the first comprehensive examination of the educational implications of his philosophy. Critically exploring key elements of Popper’s work, his theory of knowledge, psychology of learning and…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Educational Leadership of Immigrants: Case Studies on Leading Schools in Times of Change book cover

    Educational Leadership of Immigrants

    Case Studies on Leading Schools in Times of Change, 1st Edition

    Edited by Emily R. Crawford, Lisa M. Dorner

    This book prepares current and future educational leaders to adapt to the changing terrain of U.S. demographics, education, and immigration policy. Educational Leadership of Immigrants highlights educational practices and discourses around immigration that intersect with policies and laws, in order…

    Paperback – 2019-09-15 
    Routledge

  • 50 Years of US Study Abroad Students: Japan as the Gateway to Asia and Beyond book cover

    50 Years of US Study Abroad Students

    Japan as the Gateway to Asia and Beyond, 1st Edition

    By Sarah R. Asada

    Since the 1960s, Japan has been a historical leading study abroad destination for US undergraduate students. This book explores the long-term impacts of study abroad through a lens of knowledge diplomacy and the cultivation of individuals with understanding of the host country and world through…

    Hardback – 2019-09-02 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International and Comparative Education

  • Reassessing 'Ability' Grouping: Improving Practice for Equity and Attainment book cover

    Reassessing 'Ability' Grouping

    Improving Practice for Equity and Attainment, 1st Edition

    By Becky Francis, Becky Taylor, Antonina Tereshchenko

    Presenting original quantitative and qualitative data from a large-scale empirical research project conducted in British secondary schools, Reassessing ‘Ability’ Grouping analyses the impact of attainment grouping on pupil outcomes, teacher effectiveness and social equality. Alongside a…

    Paperback – 2019-08-28 
    Routledge

  • Education and Social Change: Contours in the History of American Schooling book cover

    Education and Social Change

    Contours in the History of American Schooling, 6th Edition

    By John L. Rury

    This brief, interpretive history of American schooling focuses on the evolving relationship between education and social change. Like its predecessors, this new edition investigates the impact of social forces such as industrialization, urbanization, immigration, and cultural conflict on the…

    Paperback – 2019-08-23 
    Routledge

  • International Handbook of Middle Level Education Theory, Research, and Policy book cover

    International Handbook of Middle Level Education Theory, Research, and Policy

    1st Edition

    Edited by David Virtue

    The International Handbook of Middle Level Education Theory is a landmark resource for researchers, graduate students, policy makers, and practitioners who work in middle level education and associated fields of study. The volume provides an overview of the current state of middle level education…

    Paperback – 2019-08-21 
    Routledge

  • Syrian Refugee Children in Australia and Sweden: Education and Survival Among the Displaced, Dispossessed and Disrupted book cover

    Syrian Refugee Children in Australia and Sweden

    Education and Survival Among the Displaced, Dispossessed and Disrupted, 1st Edition

    By Nina Maadad

    Both Australia and Sweden are economically, socially and politically well-developed countries and each has responded to the Syrian crisis in its own way with features that define refugee children’s schooling trajectories for transition to life and work. Syrian Refugee Children in Australia and…

    Paperback – 2019-08-21 
    Routledge

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