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  • Focus on Fluency: A Meaning-Based Approach book cover

    Focus on Fluency

    A Meaning-Based Approach, 1st Edition

    By Nancy L Cecil

    This valuable book is written for preservice and inservice teachers who are searching for best practices with which to promote fluency in reading and writing. Fluency is one of the primary building blocks for creating successful readers and writers, and the practical discussions and activities…

    Hardback – 2017-05-03
    Routledge

  • Learning is a Verb: The Psychology of Teaching and Learning book cover

    Learning is a Verb

    The Psychology of Teaching and Learning, 2nd Edition

    By Sherrie Reynolds

    This book explores a new way of thinking about teaching and learning. Its central goal is to help us understand how we think and learn; it will also help teachers understand children and offers a new and helpful perspective on the role of teaching. The book provides an orientation or way of…

    Hardback – 2017-05-03
    Routledge

  • The Changing Disability Policy System: Active Citizenship and Disability in Europe Volume 1 book cover

    The Changing Disability Policy System

    Active Citizenship and Disability in Europe Volume 1, 1st Edition

    Edited by Rune Halvorsen, Bjørn Hvinden, Jerome Bickenbach, Delia Ferri, Ana Marta Guillén Rodriguez

    Being an ‘active citizen’ involves exercising social rights and duties, enjoying choice and autonomy, and participating in political decision-making processes which are of importance for one’s life. Amid the new challenges facing contemporary welfare states, debate over just how ‘active’ citizens…

    Hardback – 2017-04-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Disability Studies

  • Pedagogy, Disability and Communication: Applying Disability Studies in the Classroom book cover

    Pedagogy, Disability and Communication

    Applying Disability Studies in the Classroom, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michael S. Jeffress

    Research has long substantiated the fact that living with a disability creates significant and complex challenges to identity negotiation, the practice of communication, and the development of interpersonal relationships. Furthermore, individuals without disabilities often lack the knowledge and…

    Hardback – 2017-04-27
    Routledge
    Interdisciplinary Disability Studies

  • Massive Open Online Courses and Higher Education: What Went Right, What Went Wrong and Where to Next? book cover

    Massive Open Online Courses and Higher Education

    What Went Right, What Went Wrong and Where to Next?, 1st Edition

    Edited by Rebecca Bennett, Mike Kent

    Since the first MOOC was launched at the University of Manitoba in 2008, this new form of the massification of higher education has been a rollercoaster ride for the university sector. The New York Times famously declared 2012 to be the year of the MOOC. However, by 2014, the number of academic…

    Hardback – 2017-04-26
    Routledge

  • History, Theory and Practice of Philosophy for Children: International Perspectives book cover

    History, Theory and Practice of Philosophy for Children

    International Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Saeed Naji, Rosnani Hashim

    This book on Philosophy for Children (P4C) is a compilation of articles written by its founders and the movement‘s leaders worldwide. These articles have been prepared in the dialogue and interview format. Part I explains the genesis of the movement, its philosophical and theoretical foundations.…

    Hardback – 2017-04-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

  • Sharing the Journey: Literature for Young Children: Literature for Young Children book cover

    Sharing the Journey: Literature for Young Children

    Literature for Young Children, 1st Edition

    By David Yellin

    This wonderful resource from two authors with an infectious enthusiasm for children's literature will help readers select and share quality books for and with young children. Specifically focused on infants through the third grade, Sharing the Journey contains descriptive book annotations,…

    Hardback – 2017-04-24
    Routledge

  • Reconceptualizing Study in Educational Discourse and Practice book cover

    Reconceptualizing Study in Educational Discourse and Practice

    1st Edition

    Edited by Claudia W. Ruitenberg

    Addressing studying as a distinct educational concept and phenomenon in its own right, the essays in this volume consider study and studying from a range of perspectives. Countering dominant educational discourses, which place a heavy emphasis on learning and instruction, the contributors explore…

    Hardback – 2017-04-20
    Routledge
    Studies in Curriculum Theory Series

  • Literacy in Grades 4-8: Best Practices for a Comprehensive Program book cover

    Literacy in Grades 4-8

    Best Practices for a Comprehensive Program, 3rd Edition

    By Nancy L. Cecil, Joan P. Gipe, Marcy Merrill

    Comprehensive yet succinct and readable, Literacy in Grades 4-8, Third Edition offers a wealth of practical ideas to help preservice and practicing teachers create a balanced and comprehensive literacy program while exploring the core topics and issues of literacy in grades 4 through 8. It…

    Hardback – 2017-04-20
    Routledge

  • The Nature and Development of Mathematics: Cross Disciplinary Perspectives on Cognition, Learning and Culture book cover

    The Nature and Development of Mathematics

    Cross Disciplinary Perspectives on Cognition, Learning and Culture, 1st Edition

    Edited by John Adams, Patrick Barmby, Alex Mesoudi

    From an infant’s first grasp of quantity to Einstein’s theory of relativity, the human experience of number has intrigued researchers for centuries. Numeracy and mathematics have played fundamental roles in the development of societies and civilisations, and yet there is an essential mystery to…

    Hardback – 2017-04-19
    Routledge

  • Place, Race, and Identity Formation: Autobiographical Intersections in a Curriculum Theorist's Daily Life book cover

    Place, Race, and Identity Formation

    Autobiographical Intersections in a Curriculum Theorist's Daily Life, 1st Edition

    By Ed Douglas McKnight

    In this work of curriculum theory, Ed Douglas McKnight addresses and explores the intersections between place (with specific discussion of Kincheloe’s and Pinar’s conceptualization of place and identity) and race (specifically Winthrop Jordan’s historical analysis of race as an Anglo-European…

    Hardback – 2017-04-17
    Routledge
    Studies in Curriculum Theory Series

  • Teaching Young Learners in a Superdiverse World: Multimodal Approaches and Perspectives book cover

    Teaching Young Learners in a Superdiverse World

    Multimodal Approaches and Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Heather Lotherington, Cheryl Paige

    This book documents a collaborative action research project in one school where researchers and practitioners worked together to develop multimodal literacies and pedagogies for diverse, multilingual elementary classrooms. Following chronologically from Lotherington’s Pedagogy of Multiliteracies (…

    Hardback – 2017-04-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

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