• Evolution of the Learning Brain: Or How You Got To Be So Smart... book cover

    Evolution of the Learning Brain

    Or How You Got To Be So Smart...

    By Paul Howard-Jones

    How does learning transform us biologically? What learning processes do we share with bacteria, jellyfish and monkeys? Is technology impacting on our evolution and what might the future hold for the learning brain? These are just some of the questions Paul Howard-Jones explores on a fascinating…

    Paperback – 2017-12-07 
    Routledge

  • Communicative Competence, Classroom Interaction, and Educational Equity: The Selected Works of Courtney B. Cazden book cover

    Communicative Competence, Classroom Interaction, and Educational Equity

    The Selected Works of Courtney B. Cazden

    By Courtney B. Cazden

    In the World Library of Educationalists, international scholars themselves compile career-long collections of what they judge to be their finest pieces – extracts from books, key articles, salient research findings, major theoretical and/practical contributions – so the world can read them in a…

    Hardback – 2017-12-07 
    Routledge
    World Library of Educationalists

  • Rebuilding Our Schools from the Bottom Up: Listening to Teachers, Children and Parents book cover

    Rebuilding Our Schools from the Bottom Up

    Listening to Teachers, Children and Parents

    By Fiona Carnie

    The aim of this book is to explore how teachers, students and parents can have more of a say in the education system - in how schools are organised and in what and how children learn. It does not promote a specific view of education, rather it considers the means by which educational purposes and…

    Paperback – 2017-12-07 
    Routledge

  • Flip The System UK: A Teachers’ Manifesto book cover

    Flip The System UK: A Teachers’ Manifesto

    Edited by Lucy Rycroft-Smith, Jean-Louis Dutaut

    Teachers in the UK are burnt out and leaving in droves, suffering from extreme 'change fatigue.' Short-termist, self-serving policy decisions are treating them as commodities. They are often too tired and demoralised by pervasive and counter-productive accountability measures to push back against a…

    Paperback – 2017-12-07 
    Routledge

  • Engineering Education for Sustainable Development: A Capabilities Approach book cover

    Engineering Education for Sustainable Development

    A Capabilities Approach

    By Mikateko Mathebula

    This book demonstrates how the theoretical concepts of the capabilities approach can be applied in the context of engineering education and how this could be used to add nuance to our understanding of the contribution higher education can make to human flourishing. In demonstrating the usefulness…

    Hardback – 2017-12-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Sustainable Development

  • Essentials of Elementary Social Studies book cover

    Essentials of Elementary Social Studies

    5th Edition

    By William B. Russell III, Stewart Waters, Thomas N. Turner

    Essentials of Elementary Social Studies is a teacher friendly text that provides comprehensive treatment of classroom planning, instruction, and strategies. Praised for its dynamic approaches and a writing style that is conversational, personal, and professional, this text enables and encourages…

    Paperback – 2017-12-07 
    Routledge

  • Non-State Actors in Education in the Global South book cover

    Non-State Actors in Education in the Global South

    Edited by Prachi Srivastava, Geoffrey Walford

    There has been an increase in fee-paying private schooling, and engagement of non-state actors in education in the Global South, including for-profit and corporate entities. Fuelled by social equity concerns, there has been vigorous debates on the appropriateness of certain non-state actors,…

    Hardback – 2017-12-06 
    Routledge

  • Responsibility and Responsibilisation in Education book cover

    Responsibility and Responsibilisation in Education

    Edited by Christine Halse, Catherine Hartung, Jan Wright

    Concerns with the nature of and relationship between responsibility and responsibilisation pervade contemporary social, political and moral life. This book turns the analytical lens on the ways in which responsibility and responsibilisation operate in diverse educational settings, relationships and…

    Hardback – 2017-12-06 
    Routledge

  • Assessing Student Learning Outcomes in Higher Education book cover

    Assessing Student Learning Outcomes in Higher Education

    Edited by Hamish Coates, Olga Zlatkin-Troitschanskaia, Hans Anand Pant

    This book examines important advances and offers a realistic image of the state of the art in student learning outcomes assessment in higher education—a field close to the core of nearly every higher education institution. Producing sound information on what students know and can do is critical to…

    Hardback – 2017-12-06 
    Routledge

  • Becoming an Outstanding Geography Teacher book cover

    Becoming an Outstanding Geography Teacher

    By Mark Harris

    Becoming an Outstanding Geography Teacher supports all geography teachers in offering a wide range of approaches to teaching and learning that will stimulate and engage students. Providing a variety of techniques for planning inspiring geography lessons, the book shows teachers how they can use…

    Paperback – 2017-12-05 
    Routledge
    Becoming an Outstanding Teacher

  • English as a Medium of Instruction in Postcolonial Contexts: Issues of Quality, Equity and Social Justice book cover

    English as a Medium of Instruction in Postcolonial Contexts

    Issues of Quality, Equity and Social Justice

    Edited by Lizzie O. Milligan, Leon Tikly

    Almost all low- and middle-income postcolonial countries now use English or another dominant language as the medium of instruction for some, if not all, of the basic education cycle. Much of the literature about language-in-education in such countries has focused on the instrumentalist value of…

    Hardback – 2017-12-05 
    Routledge

  • Learning Rebooted: Education Fit for the Digital Age book cover

    Learning Rebooted

    Education Fit for the Digital Age

    By James Penny

    Arguing that education systems are failing to keep up with the pace of change in society, The System Rebooted: Education Fit For the Digital Age, sets out a unique proposal for system-wide radical change. Focusing on the transformations needed in order to align education systems with current trends…

    Paperback – 2017-12-05 
    Routledge

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