• The Curriculum History of Canadian Teacher Education book cover

    The Curriculum History of Canadian Teacher Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by Theodore Michael Christou

    Organized by region, this edited collection provides a comprehensive look at how teacher education has evolved regionally and nationally in Canada. Offering an in-depth look at specific provinces and territories, this volume contextualizes the landscape of Canadian public education and the place of…

    Paperback – 2019-03-28
    Routledge

  • Progressive Rhetoric and Curriculum: Contested Visions of Public Education in Interwar Ontario book cover

    Progressive Rhetoric and Curriculum

    Contested Visions of Public Education in Interwar Ontario, 1st Edition

    By Theodore Michael Christou

    Progressive Rhetoric: Contested Visions of Public Education in Interwar Ontario considers the ways that progressivist ideas and rhetoric shaped early curriculum and structural changes to Ontario’s public schools. Through a series of case studies, conceptual analyses, and personal reflections from…

    Paperback – 2019-03-28
    Routledge

  • Social Mobility for the 21st Century: Everyone a Winner? book cover

    Social Mobility for the 21st Century

    Everyone a Winner?, 1st Edition

    Edited by Steph Lawler, Geoff Payne

    Social Mobility for the 21st Century addresses experiences of social mobility, and the detailed processes through which entrenched, intergenerationally transmitted privilege is reproduced. Contributions include (but are not limited to) family relationships, students’ encounters with higher…

    Paperback – 2019-03-21
    Routledge

  • Educational Leadership as a Culturally-Constructed Practice: New Directions and Possibilities book cover

    Educational Leadership as a Culturally-Constructed Practice

    New Directions and Possibilities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jane Wilkinson, Laurette Bristol

    This edited book collection disrupts received notions of educational leadership, culture and diversity as currently portrayed in practice and theory. It draws on compelling studies of educational leadership from the global north and south, as well as from a range of ethnic, religious and gendered…

    Paperback – 2019-03-21
    Routledge

  • Nordic Dialogues on Children and Families book cover

    Nordic Dialogues on Children and Families

    1st Edition

    Edited by Susanne Garvis, Elin Eriksen Ødegaard

    This book brings together key authors from the Nordic countries (Sweden, Finland, Norway, Denmark and Iceland) to discuss theoretical and empirical research on families and children. Sharing the Nordic perspective from each of the five countries, the book highlights key ideas within and across the…

    Paperback – 2019-03-21
    Routledge

  • Cognition, Metacognition and Academic Performance: An East Asian Perspective book cover

    Cognition, Metacognition and Academic Performance

    An East Asian Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michael C. W. Yip

    Learning strategies and academic performance have been extensively investigated but relatively few studies were conducted in East Asia. This volume presents a reflection on the current status of metacognition and academic performance in the East Asian region. It serves to provide a more complete…

    Paperback – 2019-03-21
    Routledge

  • Young People and Active Citizenship in Post-Soviet Times: A Challenge for Citizenship Education book cover

    Young People and Active Citizenship in Post-Soviet Times

    A Challenge for Citizenship Education, 1st Edition

    Edited by Beata Krzywosz-Rynkiewicz, Anna M. Zalewska, Kerry J. Kennedy

    Situated within the context of "post-soviet times", this book explores young people’s citizenship activities and values in three distinct environments: post-soviet union countries, post-soviet union satellites, and countries that were independent of the soviet-union. Its purpose is to investigate…

    Paperback – 2019-03-21
    Routledge

  • Education and Sustainability: Paradigms, Policies and Practices in Asia book cover

    Education and Sustainability

    Paradigms, Policies and Practices in Asia, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michelle Y. Merrill, Patricia Burkhardt-Holm, Chew-Hung Chang, Md Saidul Islam, Youngho Chang

    This book provides an introduction to the state of sustainability education in Asia. It covers national policies, institutional policies and practices within Asian universities, sustainability considerations for teacher training at schools of education, and pedagogical practices for sustainability…

    Paperback – 2019-03-21
    Routledge

  • Deciphering Chinese School Leadership: Conceptualisation, Context and Complexities book cover

    Deciphering Chinese School Leadership

    Conceptualisation, Context and Complexities, 1st Edition

    By Allan Walker, Haiyan Qian

    With existing educational leadership models and theories being predominantly western influenced, this book aims to provide more insight into school leadership in China. It pioneers building research- and practice-informed knowledge and unravels the complexities that characterize the scholarship,…

    Paperback – 2019-03-21
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  • Space, Place and Autonomy in Language Learning book cover

    Space, Place and Autonomy in Language Learning

    1st Edition

    Edited by Garold Murray, Terry Lamb

    This book explores theories of space and place in relation to autonomy in language learning. Encompassing a wide range of linguistically and culturally diverse learning contexts, this edited collection brings together research papers from academics working in fourteen countries. In their studies,…

    Paperback – 2019-03-21
    Routledge

  • The Sustainability of Higher Education in an Era of Post-Massification book cover

    The Sustainability of Higher Education in an Era of Post-Massification

    1st Edition

    Edited by Deane E. Neubauer, Ka Ho Mok, Jin Jiang

    This volume examines the sustainability of higher education massification throughout the Asia Pacific region. The massification of higher education has swept across the region over the past three decades in complex and astounding ways in some cases. The book inquires after the many faces that…

    Paperback – 2019-03-21
    Routledge

  • Globalization and Japanese Exceptionalism in Education: Insiders' Views into a Changing System book cover

    Globalization and Japanese Exceptionalism in Education

    Insiders' Views into a Changing System, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ryoko Tsuneyoshi

    Globalization is the most common overriding characteristic of our time, with societies all over the world struggling to change their educational systems to meet what are perceived to be the needs of globalization. This book provides an insider's account of how the Japanese educational system is…

    Paperback – 2019-03-21
    Routledge

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