Education: Post-Compulsory Education

  • Comparative Perspectives on Early School Leaving in the European Union book cover

    Comparative Perspectives on Early School Leaving in the European Union

    1st Edition

    Edited by Lore Van Praag, Ward Nouwen, Rut Van Caudenberg, Noel Clycq, Christiane Timmerman

    Early School Leaving in the European Union provides an analysis of early school leaving (ESL) in nine European Union countries, with a particular focus on young people who were previously enrolled in educational institutions inside and outside mainstream secondary education. The comparative…

    Hardback – 2018-03-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International and Comparative Education

  • Contemporary Theories of Learning: Learning Theorists … In Their Own Words book cover

    Contemporary Theories of Learning

    Learning Theorists … In Their Own Words, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Knud Illeris

    This tenth anniversary edition of Knud Illeris’s classic 2008 text is an updated and definitive collection of today’s most influential learning theorists, now containing additional chapters from John Hattie and Gregory Donoghue, Sharan Merriam, Gert Biesta and Carolyn Jackson. This book brings…

    Paperback – 2018-03-19
    Routledge

  • Identity and Resistance in Further Education book cover

    Identity and Resistance in Further Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by Pete Bennett, Rob Smith

    In recent years, Further Education has reached a crossroads, with questions being asked about its function, aims and focus, as well as querying the role of the FE teacher, the key aspects of the curriculum and which values should inform FE pedagogy. Identity and Resistance in Further Education…

    Hardback – 2018-02-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Vocational Education

  • Education 16 - 19 (1993): In Transition book cover

    Education 16 - 19 (1993)

    In Transition, 1st Edition

    By Eric Macfarlane

    Published in 1993, this book considers the needs of older teenage students and the various forms of provision made for them. The 16-19 sector of education is a transition stage for students and a system in transition for educators. At a time of rapid change the author assesses the significance of…

    Hardback – 2018-02-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Psychology in the Classroom: A Teacher's Guide to What Works book cover

    Psychology in the Classroom

    A Teacher's Guide to What Works, 1st Edition

    By Marc Smith, Jonathan Firth

    Written by experienced classroom practitioners who are experts in the field of psychology, Psychology in the Classroom provides a thorough grounding in the key principles of psychology and explores how they can be applied to teaching and learning. It draws on both classic and cutting-edge…

    Paperback – 2018-02-06
    Routledge

  • Academic Writing and Dyslexia: A Visual Guide to Writing at University book cover

    Academic Writing and Dyslexia

    A Visual Guide to Writing at University, 1st Edition

    By Adrian J. Wallbank

    This book presents a unique visual approach to academic writing and composition specifically tailored to the needs of dyslexic students in higher education. Readers will learn to successfully structure and articulate their ideas, get to grips with critical reading, thinking and writing, and fulfil…

    Paperback – 2018-02-01
    Routledge

  • The Development of the Mechanics’ Institute Movement in Britain and Beyond: Supporting further education for the adult working classes book cover

    The Development of the Mechanics’ Institute Movement in Britain and Beyond

    Supporting further education for the adult working classes, 1st Edition

    By Martyn Walker

    The Development of the Mechanics’ Institute Movement in Britain and Beyond questions the prevailing view that mechanics’ institutes made little contribution to adult working-class education from their foundation in the 1820s to 1890. The book traces the historical development of several mechanics’…

    Paperback – 2018-01-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

  • The Emotional Learner: Understanding Emotions, Learners and Achievement book cover

    The Emotional Learner

    Understanding Emotions, Learners and Achievement, 1st Edition

    By Marc Smith

    The Emotional Learner combines practical advice with the latest evidence to offer essential guidance on how to understand positive and negative emotions. Taking its reader on a tour of the most significant research from psychology, neuroscience and educational studies, it reveals that in order to…

    Paperback – 2017-12-13
    Routledge

  • Academic Writing: A Handbook for International Students book cover

    Academic Writing

    A Handbook for International Students, 5th Edition

    By Stephen Bailey

    Now in its fifth edition, Academic Writing helps international students succeed in writing essays and reports for their English-language academic courses. Thoroughly revised and updated, it is designed to let teachers and students easily find the topics they need, both in the classroom and for…

    Paperback – 2017-12-01
    Routledge

  • Career Guidance for Social Justice: Contesting Neoliberalism book cover

    Career Guidance for Social Justice

    Contesting Neoliberalism, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tristram Hooley, Ronald Sultana, Rie Thomsen

    This edited collection examines the intersections between career guidance, social justice and neo-liberalism. Contributors offer an original and global discussion of the role of career guidance in the struggle for social justice and evaluate the field from a diverse range of theoretical positions.…

    Hardback – 2017-11-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Education, Neoliberalism, and Marxism

  • Nonformal Education and Civil Society in Japan book cover

    Nonformal Education and Civil Society in Japan

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kaori H. Okano

    Nonformal Education and Civil Society in Japan critically examines an aspect of education that has received little attention to date: intentional teaching and learning activities that occur outside formal schooling. In the last two decades nonformal education has rapidly increased in extent and…

    Paperback – 2017-10-12
    Routledge

  • Transitions From Care to Independence:: Supporting Young People Leaving State Care to Fulfil Their Potential book cover

    Transitions From Care to Independence:

    Supporting Young People Leaving State Care to Fulfil Their Potential, 1st Edition

    By Jennifer Driscoll

    This important book focuses on the critical role of educational achievement for the wellbeing and success of vulnerable youth in adulthood. It is concerned with three interconnected issues: the support which is or should be afforded to youth ageing out of state care to enable them to fulfil their…

    Hardback – 2017-09-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Social Work

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