• Measuring Quality: Education Indicators: United Kingdom and International Perspectives book cover

    Measuring Quality: Education Indicators

    United Kingdom and International Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kathryn A. Riley, Desmond L. Nuttall

    Moves to develop indicators about school effectiveness and performance have been driven by national trends and debates about performance and accountability. Nationally set indicators – such as the standard assessment tasks, or the publication of performance in public examinations – have…

    Paperback – 2019-02-10 
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  • Effective Assessment and the Improvement of Education: A Tribute to Desmond Nuttall book cover

    Effective Assessment and the Improvement of Education

    A Tribute to Desmond Nuttall, 1st Edition

    By Roger Murphy, Patricia Broadfoot

    Originally published in 1995, this volume brings together twenty classic contributions from the work of Desmond Nuttall as an educational researcher, thinker and policy adviser. A full commentary by two of his former colleagues who knew him well accompanies the text. They have set out to explain…

    Paperback – 2019-02-10 
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  • Inclusive Education in Europe book cover

    Inclusive Education in Europe

    1st Edition

    Edited by Christine O'Hanlon

    Originally published in 1995, this book offers a crucial view of the implementation of legislation for the integration of pupils with special educational needs in EU countries at the time. The match or mismatch between the rhetoric and reality, between the policy and the practice are reviewed by…

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  • From Childhood to Chivalry: The Education of the English Kings and Aristocracy 1066-1530 book cover

    From Childhood to Chivalry

    The Education of the English Kings and Aristocracy 1066-1530, 1st Edition

    By Nicholas Orme

    Originally published in 1984, this is a study of the kings and the aristocracy who ruled England between the Conquest and the Reformation. Not, as usual, about their adult lives, but how they became the people they were through childhood and education. The first such study of its kind, it follows…

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  • The Classroom Arsenal: Military Research, Information Technology and Public Education book cover

    The Classroom Arsenal

    Military Research, Information Technology and Public Education, 1st Edition

    By Douglas D. Noble

    Originally published in 1991, Douglas Noble traces the enormous, yet uncharted, influence of military research and development on post-war American public education, drawing implications for current debates about the means and ends of education in our technological society. As a case study, the…

    Paperback – 2019-02-10 
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  • K-12 Case Studies for School Administrators: Problems, Issues, and Resources book cover

    K-12 Case Studies for School Administrators

    Problems, Issues, and Resources, 1st Edition

    By Marcia Norton, Paula E. Lester

    Case studies enable aspiring administrators to refine their reaction skills as well as their critical-thinking skills by responding to a multitude of problems in a short time. Originally published in 1998, the case studies in this book provide a broad-based overview of the kinds of real problems…

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  • OFSTED Inspections: The Early Experience book cover

    OFSTED Inspections

    The Early Experience, 1st Edition

    Edited by Janet Ouston, Peter Earley, Brian Fidler

    The national programme of four-yearly school inspections was introduced in 1993, based on common criteria set out in OFSTED’s Handbook for the Inspection of Schools. Revised guidelines were introduced in February 1996, reflecting the lessons learned, and this book, originally published in 1996…

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  • Improvement Through Inspection?: Complementary Approaches to School Development book cover

    Improvement Through Inspection?

    Complementary Approaches to School Development, 1st Edition

    Edited by Peter Earley, Brian Fidler, Janet Ouston

    Originally published in 1996, the title of this book poses the question whether the motto of the Office for Standards in Education was an apt statement of its effects in practice. Beginning with the state of knowledge about OFSTED’s early impact, the Editors review the range of complementary…

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  • Classroom Nonverbal Communication book cover

    Classroom Nonverbal Communication

    1st Edition

    By Sean Neill

    Nonverbal signals are less easily controlled that words and thus, potentially, offer reliable information to both teachers and children on each other’s true intentions. But such signals are also more ambiguous than words, and this makes them valuable when teachers or children wish to send a message…

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  • Makiguchi Tsunesaburo in the Context of Language, Identity and Education book cover

    Makiguchi Tsunesaburo in the Context of Language, Identity and Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jason Goulah

    Makiguchi Tsunesaburo (1871-1944) was a Japanese schoolteacher, principal, educational philosopher, and Buddhist war resister. The progenitor of the value-creating (soka) pedagogy that inspires thousands of teachers worldwide and informs the network of 15 Soka schools, universities, and a women’s…

    Paperback – 2019-01-20 
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  • New Sociologies of Elite Schooling book cover

    New Sociologies of Elite Schooling

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jane Kenway, Aaron Koh

    Elite schools have an intriguing capacity to endure and adapt in the face of social, cultural and political change. They help both to reproduce power, privilege and status and also to regularly produce them afresh. The intricacies involved, over time and place, have attracted the abiding empirical,…

    Paperback – 2019-01-20 
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  • The Conservative Case for Education: Against the Current book cover

    The Conservative Case for Education

    Against the Current, 1st Edition

    By Nicholas Tate

    The Conservative Case for Education argues that educational thinking in English-speaking countries over the last fifty years has been massively influenced by a dominant liberal ideology based on unchallenged assumptions. Conservative voices pushing against the current of this ideology have been few…

    Paperback – 2019-01-18 
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