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  • Shaping Futures: Learning for Competence and Citizenship book cover

    Shaping Futures

    Learning for Competence and Citizenship, 1st Edition

    By Karen M. Evans

    First published in 1998, this volume draws on studies of real-life experiences in the status passage to adulthood and argues that policies must be based on more holistic analyses of social dynamics. Karen M. Evans recognises that the time taken to reach adult status has lengthened in all the…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Routes of Resistance: Travellers and Second-level Schooling book cover

    The Routes of Resistance

    Travellers and Second-level Schooling, 1st Edition

    By Máirín Kenny

    First published in 1997, this study is an attempt to read and critique answers to that question, answers offered in policy and provision, and answers to those answers, in talk and texts, and in classroom performances, an often fraught ‘conversation’ which goes on in spirals.…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Women Education Scholars and their Children's Schooling book cover

    Women Education Scholars and their Children's Schooling

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kimberly Scott, Allison Henward

    This volume offers both theoretical and research-based accounts from mothers in academia who must balance their own intricate knowledge of school systems, curriculum and pedagogy with their children’s education and school lives. It explores the contextual advantages and disadvantages of "knowing…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge

  • Children's Literacy Practices and Preferences: Harry Potter and Beyond book cover

    Children's Literacy Practices and Preferences

    Harry Potter and Beyond, 1st Edition

    By Jane Sunderland, Steven Dempster, Joanne Thistlethwaite

    Over the past few decades there have been intense debates in education surrounding children’s literacy achievement and ways to promote reading, particularly that of boys. The Harry Potter book series has been received enthusiastically by very many children, boys and girls alike, but has also been…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge

  • Multiracial Identity in Children's Literature book cover

    Multiracial Identity in Children's Literature

    1st Edition

    By Amina Chaudhri

    Racially mixed children make up the fastest growing youth demographic in the U.S., and teachers of diverse populations need to be mindful in selecting literature that their students can identify with. This volume explores how books for elementary school students depict and reflect multiracial…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge

  • Cultivating Moral Character and Virtue in Professional Practice book cover

    Cultivating Moral Character and Virtue in Professional Practice

    1st Edition

    Edited by David Carr

    Cultivating Moral Character and Virtue in Professional Practice is a pioneering collection of essays focused on the place of character and virtue in professional practice. Professional practices usually have codes of conduct designed to ensure good conduct; but while such codes may be necessary and…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge

  • Indigenous Philosophies of Education Around the World book cover

    Indigenous Philosophies of Education Around the World

    1st Edition

    Edited by John Petrovic, Roxanne M. Mitchell

    This volume explores conceptualizations of indigeneity and the ways that indigenous philosophies can and should inform educational policy and practice. Beginning with questions and philosophies of indigeneity itself, the volume then covers the indigenous philosophies and practices of a range of…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge

  • Navigating the Common Good in Teacher Education Policy: Critical and International Perspectives book cover

    Navigating the Common Good in Teacher Education Policy

    Critical and International Perspectives, 1st Edition

    By Nikola Hobbel, Barbara L. Bales

    Navigating the Common Good in Teacher Education Policy examines the changing relationships between the state and the common (or public) good. Using teacher education policy as the frame of analysis, the authors examine history, cultural context, and lived experiences in 12 countries and the…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge

  • LGBTQI Parented Families and Schools: Visibility, Representation, and Pride book cover

    LGBTQI Parented Families and Schools

    Visibility, Representation, and Pride, 1st Edition

    By Anna Carlile, Carrie Paechter

    Exploring the experiences of LGBTQI+ parents and their children and their relationship with schools, this book illuminates how these families work with schools, and how schools do, or do not, support children of LGBTQI parents. Based on empirical research and making space for the voices of both…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge

  • Representations of Slavery in Children’s Picture Books: Teaching and Learning about Slavery in K-12 Classrooms book cover

    Representations of Slavery in Children’s Picture Books

    Teaching and Learning about Slavery in K-12 Classrooms, 1st Edition

    By Raphael E. Rogers

    Drawing on critical race theory, critical race feminism, critical multicultural analysis, and intertextuality this book examines how slavery is represented in contemporary children’s picture books. Through analysis of recently published picture books about slavery, Rogers discusses how these books…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge

  • Learning from Urban Immigrant Youth About Academic Literacies book cover

    Learning from Urban Immigrant Youth About Academic Literacies

    1st Edition

    By Jie Y. Park

    This book reports on a two-year long, qualitative literacy case study of the academic literacies of first and second-generation immigrant youth in an afterschool tutoring program in South Bronx, New York. Through transcripts of tutoring sessions, interview data, and youths’ written work, each…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge

  • No Outsiders: Everyone Different, Everyone Welcome: Preparing Children for Life in Modern Britain book cover

    No Outsiders: Everyone Different, Everyone Welcome

    Preparing Children for Life in Modern Britain, 1st Edition

    By Andrew Moffat

    The No Outsiders programme promotes an ethos of inclusion and tolerance, and aims to prepare children for life in modern Britain. Expanding the scheme published in the 2015 book, No Outsiders in Our Schools, this book is designed to further support educators as they make the No Outsiders ethos part…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge
    No Outsiders

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