Education: Sociology of Education

  • The Equal Classroom: Life-Changing Thinking About Gender book cover

    The Equal Classroom

    Life-Changing Thinking About Gender, 1st Edition

    Edited by Lucy Rycroft-Smith, Graham Andre

    How can we change the way we treat gender in schools so that is it less limiting for pupils, right from the start? How can we help our children grow and learn in a way that doesn't restrict their opportunities? In this brave and urgent book, academics, campaigners and experts join forces to make…

    Paperback – 2019-11-30 
    Routledge

  • Teaching Adolescents and Young Adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder: Curriculum Planning and Strategies book cover

    Teaching Adolescents and Young Adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder

    Curriculum Planning and Strategies, 1st Edition

    By Michael Wehmeyer, Dianne Zager

    Teaching Adolescents and Young Adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder supports teachers in preparing secondary students with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) to succeed in school, work and beyond. Focused on enabling students to successfully pursue further education and meaningful career paths,…

    Paperback – 2019-11-29 
    Routledge

  • Accessing Academic Discourse: Systemic Functional Linguistics and Legitimation Code Theory book cover

    Accessing Academic Discourse

    Systemic Functional Linguistics and Legitimation Code Theory, 1st Edition

    Edited by J.R. Martin, Karl Maton, Y.J. Doran

    Academic discourse is the gateway not only to educational success but to worlds of imagination, discovery and accumulated wisdom. Understanding the nature of academic discourse and developing ways of helping everyone access, shape and change this knowledge is critical to supporting social justice.…

    Paperback – 2019-11-19 
    Routledge
    Legitimation Code Theory

  • Changing Education Systems: A Research-based Approach book cover

    Changing Education Systems

    A Research-based Approach, 1st Edition

    By Mel Ainscow, Christopher Chapman, Mark Hadfield

    As countries seek to develop their education systems, achieving sustainable improvements amongst students from disadvantaged communities remains a major challenge. This has considerable implications for those in the research community as they seek to influence developments in the field. Drawing on…

    Paperback – 2019-11-15 
    Routledge

  • Sensemaking in Elementary Science: Supporting Teacher Learning book cover

    Sensemaking in Elementary Science

    Supporting Teacher Learning, 1st Edition

    Edited by Elizabeth A. Davis, Carla Zembal-Saul, Sylvie M. Kademian

    In line with current reform efforts, including the Next Generation Science Standards, this volume offers concrete pathways to redirect attention away from activity-oriented and vocabulary-centered elementary science teaching and toward elementary science teaching that privileges sensemaking.…

    Paperback – 2019-11-05 
    Routledge
    Teaching and Learning in Science Series

  • Rethinking LGBTQIA Students and Collegiate Contexts: Identity, Policies, and Campus Climate book cover

    Rethinking LGBTQIA Students and Collegiate Contexts

    Identity, Policies, and Campus Climate, 1st Edition

    Edited by Eboni M. Zamani-Gallaher, Devika Dibya Choudhuri, Jason L. Taylor

    Rethinking LGBTQIA Students and Collegiate Contexts situates and problematizes identity interaction, campus life, student experiences, and the effectiveness of services, programs, and policies affecting LGBTQIA college students at both two- and four-year institutions. This contributed volume draws…

    Paperback – 2019-10-15 
    Routledge

  • Social Goals in the Classroom: Findings on Student Motivation and Peer Relations book cover

    Social Goals in the Classroom

    Findings on Student Motivation and Peer Relations, 1st Edition

    Edited by Martin H. Jones

    Social Goals in the Classroom is the first volume to comprehensively examine the variety of students’ non-academic goals and motivations within the classroom. Each expertly written chapter defines and investigates a particular aspect of students’ social objectives before addressing related…

    Paperback – 2019-10-02 
    Routledge

  • Building Resilience of Floating Children and Left-Behind Children in China: Power, Politics, Participation, and Education book cover

    Building Resilience of Floating Children and Left-Behind Children in China

    Power, Politics, Participation, and Education, 1st Edition

    By Guanglun Michael Mu

    The past two decades have seen exponential growth of urbanisation and migration in China. Emerging from this growth is a population of floating and left-behind children which is estimated to be approaching 100 million. Due to their increasing risks of undesirable educational and social, as well as…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge

  • Tension and Contention in Language Education for Latinxs in the United States: Experience and Ethics in Teaching and Learning book cover

    Tension and Contention in Language Education for Latinxs in the United States

    Experience and Ethics in Teaching and Learning, 1st Edition

    By Glenn A. Martínez, Robert W. Train

    Applying a critical lens to language education, this book explores the tensions that Latinx students face in relation to their identities, social and institutional settings, and other external factors. Across diverse contexts, these students confront complex debates and contestable affirmations…

    Paperback – 2019-09-23 
    Routledge
    Language Education Tensions in Global and Local Contexts

  • Teaching Science in Diverse Classrooms: Real Science for Real Students book cover

    Teaching Science in Diverse Classrooms

    Real Science for Real Students, 1st Edition

    By Douglas Larkin

    As a distinctive voice in science education writing, Douglas Larkin provides a fresh perspective for science teachers who work to make real science accessible to all K-12 students. Through compelling anecdotes and vignettes, this book draws deeply on research to present a vision of successful and…

    Paperback – 2019-09-20 
    Routledge

  • Creativity and Learning in Later Life: An Ethnography of Museum Education book cover

    Creativity and Learning in Later Life

    An Ethnography of Museum Education, 1st Edition

    By Shari Sabeti

    Creativity and Learning in Later Life examines how processes such as ‘creativity’ and ‘inspiration’ are experienced by writers who engage with the visual arts, and questions how age is perceived in relation to these processes. The author’s careful analysis challenges many of the assumptions on…

    Paperback – 2019-09-03 
    Routledge

  • Transnational Curriculum Standards and Classroom Practices: The New Meaning of Teaching book cover

    Transnational Curriculum Standards and Classroom Practices

    The New Meaning of Teaching, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ninni Wahlström, Daniel Sundberg

    Focusing on the meaning of teaching, Transnational Curriculum Standards and Classroom Practices contributes to a deepened understanding of what it means to be a teacher in an institutional context ranked high on the policymakers’ agenda. While the policy literature emphasises efficiency in teaching…

    Paperback – 2019-08-30 
    Routledge

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