Education: Post-Compulsory Education

  • The Routledge Companion to Education book cover

    The Routledge Companion to Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by James Arthur, Andrew Peterson

    Who are the key thinkers in education? What are the hot topics in education? Where will education go from here? The Routledge Companion to Education presents the most comprehensive, up-to-date guide available to the key theories, themes and topics in education. Forty specially commissioned chapters…

    Paperback – 2011-10-17
    Routledge

  • Work-Related Teaching and Learning: A guide for teachers and practitioners book cover

    Work-Related Teaching and Learning

    A guide for teachers and practitioners, 1st Edition

    Edited by Prue Huddleston, Julian Stanley

    In the current economic climate, it is more important than ever that young people engage with the world of work and gain the knowledge, skills and experience they will need to prepare them for their future careers. This book provides an overarching framework for understanding all the separate parts…

    Paperback – 2011-08-26
    Routledge

  • Introduction to Vocational Rehabilitation: Policies, Practices and Skills book cover

    Introduction to Vocational Rehabilitation

    Policies, Practices and Skills, 1st Edition

    By Clive Langman

    This text provides an overview of vocational rehabilitation (VR) practice, making it the perfect companion for students and practitioners with an interest in supporting people back to work and improving their sense of health and well-being. The book is divided into three parts: the first covers…

    Paperback – 2011-08-18
    Routledge

  • Tracking Adult Literacy and Numeracy Skills: Findings from Longitudinal Research book cover

    Tracking Adult Literacy and Numeracy Skills

    Findings from Longitudinal Research, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen Reder, John Bynner

    Understanding the origins of poor literacy and numeracy skills in adulthood and how to improve them is of major importance when society places a high premium on proficiency in these basic skills. This edited collection brings together the results of recent longitudinal studies that greatly extend…

    Paperback – 2011-08-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

  • Teaching Psychology 14-19: Issues and Techniques book cover

    Teaching Psychology 14-19

    Issues and Techniques, 1st Edition

    By Matt Jarvis

    Teaching Psychology 14-19 - first published as Teaching Post-16 Psychology - is a core text for all training psychology teachers, as well as experienced teachers engaged in further study and professional development. Taking a reflective approach, Matt Jarvis explores key issues and debates against…

    Paperback – 2011-06-23
    Routledge

  • How to Use Technology Effectively in Post-Compulsory Education book cover

    How to Use Technology Effectively in Post-Compulsory Education

    1st Edition

    By Alan Clarke

    The use of technology within the lifelong learning sector brings many benefits to learners, teachers and managers. Aimed at trainee and practising teachers, this book contains clear, practical guidance on how to use technology and e-learning effectively to enhance all aspects of teaching and…

    Paperback – 2011-05-25
    Routledge

  • Lifelong Learning in Paid and Unpaid Work: Survey and Case Study Findings book cover

    Lifelong Learning in Paid and Unpaid Work

    Survey and Case Study Findings, 1st Edition

    Edited by D.W. Livingstone

    Lifelong Learning is essential to all individuals and in recent years has become a guiding principle for policy initiatives, ranging from national economic competition to issues of social cohesion and personal fulfilment. However, despite the importance of lifelong learning there is a critical…

    Paperback – 2011-03-04
    Routledge

  • Improving Learning through the Lifecourse: Learning Lives book cover

    Improving Learning through the Lifecourse

    Learning Lives, 1st Edition

    By Gert Biesta, John Field, Phil Hodkinson, Flora J. Macleod, Ivor F. Goodson

    Adult learning matters. There is now widespread agreement that modern countries depend on the creativity, skills and knowledge of the entire population for their prosperity. Many people talk of our future well-being in terms of a ‘knowledge economy’ or a ‘learning society’ in which every person’s…

    Paperback – 2011-02-21
    Routledge
    Improving Learning

  • Structuring Mass Higher Education: The Role of Elite Institutions book cover

    Structuring Mass Higher Education

    The Role of Elite Institutions, 1st Edition

    Edited by David Palfreyman, Ted Tapper

    Undoubtedly the most important development in higher education in recent years has been the seemingly inexorable expansion of national systems. In a comparatively short time period many countries have moved from an elite to a mass model. Furthermore, expansion has invariably changed the whole…

    Paperback – 2010-12-09
    Routledge
    International Studies in Higher Education

  • The Fundamentals of Workplace Learning: Understanding How People Learn in Working Life book cover

    The Fundamentals of Workplace Learning

    Understanding How People Learn in Working Life, 1st Edition

    By Knud Illeris

    Fundamentals of Workplace Learning is a comprehensive guide to how people learn in the workplace, and the issues and challenges involved. Examining the essential aspects of workplace learning and unravelling the various influences which affect the success of work-based learners, Knud Illeris…

    Paperback – 2010-12-01
    Routledge

  • Towards Creative Learning Spaces: Re-thinking the Architecture of Post-Compulsory Education book cover

    Towards Creative Learning Spaces

    Re-thinking the Architecture of Post-Compulsory Education, 1st Edition

    By Jos Boys

    This book offers new ways of investigating relationships between learning and the spaces in which it takes place. It suggests that we need to understand more about the distinctiveness of teaching and learning in post-compulsory education, and what it is that matters about the design of its spaces.…

    Paperback – 2010-11-19
    Routledge

  • Improving Literacy at Work book cover

    Improving Literacy at Work

    1st Edition

    By Alison Wolf, Karen Evans

    Modern societies demand high levels of literacy. The written word is pervasive; individuals with poor literacy skills are deeply disadvantaged; and governments are increasingly pre-occupied with the contribution that skills can make to economic growth. As a result, the basic skills of adult workers…

    Paperback – 2010-11-08
    Routledge
    Improving Learning

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