Education: Primary/Elementary Education

  • Workplace Learning in Physical Education: Emerging Teachers’ Stories from the Staffroom and Beyond book cover

    Workplace Learning in Physical Education

    Emerging Teachers’ Stories from the Staffroom and Beyond, 1st Edition

    By Tony Rossi, lisahunter, Erin Christensen, Doune Macdonald

    Pre-service and beginning teachers have to negotiate an unfamiliar and often challenging working environment, in both teaching spaces and staff spaces. Workplace Learning in Physical Education explores the workplace of teaching as a site of professional learning. Using stories and narratives from…

    Paperback – 2016-07-04
    Routledge Studies in Physical Education and Youth Sport

  • Inclusive Schooling: National and International Perspectives book cover

    Inclusive Schooling

    National and International Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stanley J. Vitello, Dennis E. Mithaug

    This book provides new information on how various inclusion policies have been implemented in different schools and school districts in North America and in a range of European countries. The purpose of inclusion policy is to prevent the marginalization of people who experience unfavorable…

    Paperback – 2016-05-13
    Rutgers Invitational Symposium on Education Series

  • Understanding and Teaching the Intuitive Mind: Student and Teacher Learning book cover

    Understanding and Teaching the Intuitive Mind

    Student and Teacher Learning, 1st Edition

    Edited by Bruce Torff, Robert J. Sternberg

    The intuitive mind is a powerful force in the classroom and often an undetected one. Intuitive conceptions--knowledge or knowledge-structures that individuals acquire and use largely without conscious reflection or explicit instruction--sometimes work to facilitate learning in the classroom and…

    Paperback – 2016-05-13
    Educational Psychology Series

  • Educational Values and Cognitive Instruction: Implications for Reform book cover

    Educational Values and Cognitive Instruction

    Implications for Reform, 1st Edition

    Edited by Lorna Idol, Beau Fly Jones

    This volume is a comprehensive guide to state-of-the-art research on thinking, cognitive instruction, social values, and reform. Cognitive instruction for at-risk students is discussed in great detail along with a thorough examination of the teaching of thinking skills from the viewpoint of…

    Paperback – 2016-04-27

  • Can We Teach Intelligence?: A Comprehensive Evaluation of Feuerstein's Instrumental Enrichment Programme book cover

    Can We Teach Intelligence?

    A Comprehensive Evaluation of Feuerstein's Instrumental Enrichment Programme, 1st Edition

    By Nigel Blagg

    This compelling book provides one of the most comprehensive and detailed evaluations of a very popular cognitive skills course -- Reuven Feuerstein's Instrumental Enrichment Programme. Feuerstein claims that his program, a model for diagnosing and remedying cognitive deficiencies in poor attainers,…

    Paperback – 2016-04-27

  • Gender Tales: Tensions in the Schools book cover

    Gender Tales

    Tensions in the Schools, 1st Edition

    Edited by Judith S. Kleinfeld, Suzanne Yerian

    A book of "real world" cases, this text introduces "flashpoint" issues related to gender equity in the schools. It immerses readers in the human dilemmas teachers face when they set out to provide equal opportunities for -- and to develop the abilities of -- all of their students. Each case, a true…

    Paperback – 2016-02-29

  • Teaching Decision Making To Adolescents book cover

    Teaching Decision Making To Adolescents

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jonathan Baron, Rex V. Brown

    This book describes a variety of programs -- firmly based in psychological theory and modern decision analysis -- that are suitable for teaching adolescents how to improve both their own decision making skills and their understanding of the decision making of others. Providing practical advice as…

    Paperback – 2016-02-29

  • Research Review for School Leaders: Volume Iii book cover

    Research Review for School Leaders

    Volume Iii, 1st Edition

    Edited by William G. Wraga, Peter S. Hlebowitsh, Daniel Tanner

    The Research Review for School Leaders, Volume III is specifically designed as a practical resource for school leaders whose schedules preclude opportunities to locate and review key research on every issue they must address. It places comprehensive, current, and accessible reviews of educational…

    Paperback – 2016-02-29

  • Politics of Education in Colonial India book cover

    Politics of Education in Colonial India

    1st Edition

    By Krishna Kumar

    In retracting from the popular view that India’s modern educational policy was shaped almost entirely by Macaulay, this incisive work reveals the complex ideological and institutional rubric of the colonial educational system. It examines its wide-ranging and lasting impact on curriculum, pedagogy,…

    Paperback – 2016-01-21
    Routledge India

  • Analyzing Problems in Schools and School Systems: A Theoretical Approach book cover

    Analyzing Problems in Schools and School Systems

    A Theoretical Approach, 1st Edition

    By Alan K. Gaynor

    Although there are many textbooks in the field of educational administration describing various organizational theories, this text is unique in tying organizational theory explicitly and systematically to a well-formulated problem- analysis methodology. It provides particular examples of…

    Paperback – 2016-01-20

  • Automated Essay Scoring: A Cross-disciplinary Perspective book cover

    Automated Essay Scoring

    A Cross-disciplinary Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mark D. Shermis, Jill C. Burstein

    This new volume is the first to focus entirely on automated essay scoring and evaluation. It is intended to provide a comprehensive overview of the evolution and state-of-the-art of automated essay scoring and evaluation technology across several disciplines, including education, testing and…

    Paperback – 2016-01-20

  • Rational Numbers: An Integration of Research book cover

    Rational Numbers

    An Integration of Research, 1st Edition

    Edited by Thomas P. Carpenter, Elizabeth Fennema, Thomas A. Romberg

    Until recently there had been relatively little integration of programs of research on teaching, learning, curriculum, and assessment. However, in the last few years it has become increasingly apparent that a more unified program of research is needed to acquire an understanding of teaching and…

    Paperback – 2015-12-18
    Studies in Mathematical Thinking and Learning Series

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