Education: Sociology of Education

  • Teaching to Transform Urban Schools and Communities: Powerful Pedagogy in Practice book cover

    Teaching to Transform Urban Schools and Communities

    Powerful Pedagogy in Practice, 1st Edition

    By Etta R. Hollins

    For preservice candidates and novice teachers facing the challenges of feeling underprepared to teach in urban schools, this book offers a framework for conceptualizing, planning, and engaging in powerful teaching. Veteran teacher educator Etta Ruth Hollins builds on previous work to focus on…

    Paperback – 2019-03-13
    Routledge

  • Teaching Language as Action in the ELA Classroom book cover

    Teaching Language as Action in the ELA Classroom

    1st Edition

    By Richard Beach, Faythe Beauchemin

    This book explores English language arts instruction from the perspective of language as "social actions" that students and teachers enact with and toward one another to create supportive, trusting relations between students and teachers, and among students as peers. Departing from a code-based…

    Paperback – 2019-03-13
    Routledge

  • Learning and Connecting in School Playgrounds: Using the Playground as a Curriculum Resource book cover

    Learning and Connecting in School Playgrounds

    Using the Playground as a Curriculum Resource, 1st Edition

    Edited by Llyween Couper, Dean Sutherland

    Play is critical to children’s well-being and development. All students should have access to and adequate time for positive play experiences every day. Learning and Connecting in School Playgrounds invites parents, teachers, principals and education administrators to take another look at their…

    Paperback – 2019-03-12
    Routledge

  • Liberating Learning: Educational Change as Social Movement book cover

    Liberating Learning

    Educational Change as Social Movement, 1st Edition

    By Santiago Rincón-Gallardo

    This book is about three complementary ideas: 1) learning is a practice of freedom; 2) liberating learning in public education requires widespread cultural change in classrooms, schools, and entire education systems; and 3) social movements have been the most powerful vehicles for widespread…

    Paperback – 2019-03-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Leading Change Series

  • STEM Literacies in Makerspaces: Implications for Learning, Teaching, and Research book cover

    STEM Literacies in Makerspaces

    Implications for Learning, Teaching, and Research, 1st Edition

    By Eli Tucker-Raymond, Brian E. Gravel

    Providing an original framework for the study of makerspaces in a literacy context, this book bridges the scholarship of literacy studies and STEM and offers a window into the practices that makers learn and interact with. Tucker-Raymond and Gravel define and illustrate five key STEM…

    Paperback – 2019-03-05
    Routledge

  • A Social History of Educational Studies and Research book cover

    A Social History of Educational Studies and Research

    1st Edition

    By Gary McCulloch, Steven Cowan

    A Social History of Educational Studies and Research examines the development of the study of education in the UK in its broader educational, social and political context since its early beginnings in the first part of the twentieth century. By providing a historical analysis of the contested…

    Paperback – 2019-02-28
    Routledge

  • Materialities and Mobilities in Education book cover

    Materialities and Mobilities in Education

    1st Edition

    By Rachel Brooks, Johanna Waters

    Materialities and Mobilities in Education develops new arguments about the ways in which educational processes can be analysed. Drawing on a recent interest in mobilities across the social sciences, and a conterminous resurgence in academic accounts of materialities, the book demonstrates how these…

    Paperback – 2019-02-28
    Routledge

  • Education, Inequality and Social Class: Expansion and Stratification in Educational Opportunity book cover

    Education, Inequality and Social Class

    Expansion and Stratification in Educational Opportunity, 1st Edition

    By Ron Thompson

    Education, Inequality and Social Class provides a comprehensive discussion of the empirical evidence for persistent inequality in educational attainment. It explores the most important theoretical perspectives that have been developed to understand class-based inequality and frame further research.…

    Paperback – 2019-02-27
    Routledge

  • Indigenous Children’s Survivance in Public Schools book cover

    Indigenous Children’s Survivance in Public Schools

    1st Edition

    By Leilani Sabzalian

    Indigenous Children’s Survivance in Public Schools examines the cultural, social, and political terrain of Indigenous education by providing accounts of Indigenous students and educators creatively navigating the colonial dynamics within public schools. Through a series of survivance stories, the…

    Paperback – 2019-02-20
    Routledge
    Indigenous and Decolonizing Studies in Education

  • Global Perspectives on Language Assessment: Research, Theory, and Practice book cover

    Global Perspectives on Language Assessment

    Research, Theory, and Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Spiros Papageorgiou, Kathleen M. Bailey

    The sixth volume in the Global Research on Teaching and Learning English series offers up-to-date research on the rapidly changing field of language assessment. The book features original research with chapters reporting on a variety of international education settings from a range of diverse…

    Paperback – 2019-02-11
    Routledge
    Global Research on Teaching and Learning English

  • Millennial Teacher Identity Discourses: Balancing Self and Other book cover

    Millennial Teacher Identity Discourses

    Balancing Self and Other, 2nd Edition

    By Janet Alsup

    Over ten years after the original edition of Teacher Identity Discourses, Janet Alsup revisits her work with a new research study examining the characteristics of the millennial teachers now beginning to populate K-12 classrooms. Building off the first edition, this text is based on a…

    Paperback – 2019-02-07
    Routledge

  • Teacher Evaluation as Cultural Practice: A Framework for Equity and Excellence book cover

    Teacher Evaluation as Cultural Practice

    A Framework for Equity and Excellence, 1st Edition

    By María del Carmen Salazar, Jessica Lerner

    Moving beyond the expectations and processes of conventional teacher evaluation, this book provides a framework for teacher evaluation that better prepares educators to serve culturally and linguistically diverse (CLD) learners. Covering theory, research, and practice, María del Carmen Salazar…

    Paperback – 2019-02-01
    Routledge
    Language, Culture, and Teaching Series

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