Education: Primary/Elementary Education

  • A Teacher’s Guide to Science and Religion in the Classroom book cover

    A Teacher’s Guide to Science and Religion in the Classroom

    Edited by Berry Billingsley, Manzoorul Abedin, Keith Chappell

     A Teacher’s Guide to Science and Religion in the Classroom provides practical guidance on how to help children access positive ways of thinking about the relationship between science and religion. Written for teachers of children from diverse-faith and non-faith backgrounds, it explores key…

    Paperback – 2018-02-01 
    Routledge

  • Religious Schools in the United States K-12 (1993): A Source Book book cover

    Religious Schools in the United States K-12 (1993)

    A Source Book

    Edited by Thomas C. Hunt, James Carper

    First published in 1993 this volume is an extension and revision of the 1986 book entitled Religious Schools in America: A Selected Bibliography. This new version contains additional annotated bibliographies of the various denominational schools as well as discussing governmental relation to each…

    Hardback – 2018-02-01 
    Routledge

  • Practitioner Enquiry: Professional Development with Impact for Teachers, Schools and Systems book cover

    Practitioner Enquiry

    Professional Development with Impact for Teachers, Schools and Systems

    By George Gilchrist

    Practitioner Enquiry: Professional Development with Impact for Teachers, Schools and Systems offers an accessible, step-by-step guide to practitioner enquiry, describing what practitioner enquiry is, what its adoption in schools entails, and what research and experience says about its…

    Paperback – 2018-01-24 
    Routledge

  • Understanding and Supporting Young Writers from Birth to 8 book cover

    Understanding and Supporting Young Writers from Birth to 8

    Edited by Noella Mackenzie, Janet Scull

    As the world comes to grips with what it means to be literate in the 21st century, Understanding and Supporting Young Writers from Birth to 8 provides practitioners with the skills and knowledge they need to support young children effectively as they learn to write. Interweaving theory and research…

    Paperback – 2018-01-18 
    Routledge

  • Learning Through Woodwork: Introducing Creative Woodwork in the Early Years book cover

    Learning Through Woodwork

    Introducing Creative Woodwork in the Early Years

    By Pete Moorhouse

    This essential guide provides clear and comprehensive support for those looking to introduce creative woodwork into early years settings. With theory, practical advice, stunning colour images and case studies, the book will inspire practitioners to embrace woodwork and encourage children’s…

    Paperback – 2018-01-18 
    Routledge

  • Collaborative Cross-Cultural Research Methodologies in Early Care and Education Contexts book cover

    Collaborative Cross-Cultural Research Methodologies in Early Care and Education Contexts

    Edited by Samara Madrid Akpovo, Mary Jane Moran, Robyn Brookshire

    Drawing from an array of international scholars’ practical experiences, Collaborative Cross-Cultural Research Methodologies in Early Care and Education Contexts demonstrates how to conduct collaborative cross-cultural research and investigates the field’s nuances and dilemmas. The book focuses on…

    Paperback – 2018-01-16 
    Routledge

  • Education, Self-consciousness and Social Action: Bildung as a Neo-Hegelian Concept book cover

    Education, Self-consciousness and Social Action

    Bildung as a Neo-Hegelian Concept

    By Krassimir Stojanov

    Education, Self-Consciousness and Social Action reconstructs the Hegelian concept of education, Bildung, and shows that this concept could serve as a powerful alternative to current psychologist notions of learning. Taking a Hegelian perspective, Stojanov claims that Bildung should be interpreted…

    Hardback – 2018-01-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Studies in the Philosophy of Education

  • The Use of Children's Literature in Teaching: A study of politics and professionalism within teacher education book cover

    The Use of Children's Literature in Teaching

    A study of politics and professionalism within teacher education

    By Alyson Simpson

    The Use of Children's Literature in Teaching reveals the impact of politics, professional guidelines and restrictive measurements of literacy on the emerging identities of young teachers. It places renewed emphasis on the importance of creative teaching with children’s literature for the…

    Paperback – 2018-01-12 
    Routledge

  • Drama and Theatre with Children: International perspectives book cover

    Drama and Theatre with Children

    International perspectives

    Edited by Charru Sharma

    Drama as a process-centred form is a popular and valued methodology used to develop thinking and learning in children, while theatre provides a greater focus on the element of performance. In recent years, offering drama and theatre as a shared experience is increasingly used to engage children and…

    Paperback – 2018-01-10 
    Routledge

  • Political and Social Influences on the Education of Children: Research from Bosnia and Herzegovina book cover

    Political and Social Influences on the Education of Children

    Research from Bosnia and Herzegovina

    By Gwyneth Owen-Jackson

    This book investigates the effects of social and political change on the provision of primary education in post-communist and post-war contexts. Focusing on Bosnia and Herzegovina, the author considers educational developments in post-communist countries of central and Eastern Europe, the effects…

    Paperback – 2018-01-10 
    Routledge

  • International Safeguards for Children in Sport: Developing and Embedding a Safeguarding Culture book cover

    International Safeguards for Children in Sport

    Developing and Embedding a Safeguarding Culture

    By Daniel Rhind, Frank Owusu-Sekyere

    Safeguarding should be a central concern for any sports organisation working with children or young people. This significant new study examines the development, implementation and impact of the International Safeguards for Children in Sport; a set of guidelines drawn up by a working group of…

    Hardback – 2018-01-09 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sport, Culture and Society

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

    The Emotional Learner

    Understanding Emotions, Learners and Achievement

    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 you on a tour of the most significant research from psychology, neuroscience and educational studies, it reveals that, in order to ensure…

    Paperback – 2018-01-09 
    Routledge

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