Work-based Learning Products

  • Teachers and Teaching in Vocational and Professional Education

    1st Edition

    By Sai Loo

    Teachers and Teaching in Vocational and Professional Education introduces a critical understanding of how teachers deliver occupational or vocational courses at various academic levels. Including wider coverage of work-related programmes and based on empirical research, this book uses the term…

    Paperback – 2019-06-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Vocational Education

  • Embedding Service Learning in European Higher Education

    Developing a Culture of Civic Engagement, 1st Edition

    Edited by Pilar Aramburuzabala, Lorraine McIlrath, Héctor Opazo

    Service learning brings together students, academics and the community whereby all become teaching resources, problem solvers and partners. In addition to enhancing academic and real-world learning, the overall purpose of service learning is to instil in students a sense of civic engagement and…

    Paperback – 2019-05-20
    Routledge

  • Playful Learning

    Events and Activities to Engage Adults, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nicola Whitton, Alex Moseley

    Offering an innovative and dynamic approach to adult learning, Playful Learning explores the potential of play in adulthood with the goal of helping educators, corporate trainers and event designers incorporate play-based activities for adults into both educational and work settings. Through a…

    Paperback – 2019-04-22
    Routledge

  • Skills for Human Development

    Transforming Vocational Education and Training, 1st Edition

    By Lesley Joy Powell, Simon McGrath

    Focusing on reimagining the purpose of vocational education and training (VET) and grounded in the reality of a small cohort of young South Africans and an institution seeking to serve them, Skills for Human Development moves beyond the inadequacies of the dominant human capital orthodoxy to…

    Paperback – 2019-03-25
    Routledge

  • Essays on Employer Engagement in Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by Anthony Mann, Prue Huddleston, Elnaz Kashefpakdel

    Building on new theories about the meaning of employability in the twenty-first century and the power of social and cultural capital in enabling access to economic opportunities, Essays on Employer Engagement in Education considers how employer engagement is delivered and explores the employment…

    Paperback – 2019-01-31
    Routledge

  • Data Visualization Made Simple

    Insights into Becoming Visual, 1st Edition

    By Kristen Sosulski

    Data Visualization Made Simple is a practical guide to the fundamentals, strategies, and real-world cases for data visualization, an essential skill required in today’s information-rich world. With foundations rooted in statistics, psychology, and computer science, data visualization offers…

    Paperback – 2018-10-15
    Routledge

  • Routledge Revivals: The Social Context of Literacy (1986)

    1st Edition

    By Kenneth Levine

    First published in 1986, this book looks at the impact of mass literacy on everyday life, discussing the fundamental differences between traditional oral cultures and contemporary industrialised societies where most people rely on complex combinations of oral and literate communication. There is…

    Paperback – 2018-09-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals: Language, Education and Society Series

  • Vocational Education of Female Entrepreneurs in China

    A multitheoretical and multidimensional analysis of successful businesswomen's everyday lives, 1st Edition

    By Mary Ann Maslak

    This book examines the ways in which formal and non-formal education can contribute to women’s successful design, development and operation of small businesses in rural settings. Calling on varied, pertinent social theories, the book examines profitable businesses operated by Dongxiang Muslim women…

    Paperback – 2018-04-25
    Routledge

  • Distance Learning and Online Education in Social Work

    1st Edition

    Edited by Paul A. Kurzman, R.Paul Maiden

    This edited collection focuses on the early development, gradual evolution, and present status of distance learning and online education in the social work profession. Relevant for social work students and educators in baccalaureate, masters and doctoral programs, this book is an authoritative…

    Paperback – 2018-04-10
    Routledge

  • Vocationalism in Further and Higher Education

    Policy, Programmes and Pedagogy, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sai Loo, Jill Jameson

    Vocationalism in Further and Higher Education presents a collection of research-based papers on the ‘English model’ of vocationalism and higher education. It argues that negative societal and political perceptions have hindered the debate about the significance and relevance of vocational education…

    Paperback – 2018-02-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

  • Informal Learning at Work

    Triggers, Antecedents, and Consequences, 1st Edition

    Edited by Gerhard Messmann, Mien Segers, Filip Dochy

    Informal Learning at Work reflects the growing interest in changing the way the workplace encourages and enhances learning and professional development. Due to societal, economic, and technological developments, organisations face the pressure of growing knowledge-intensity and the need for…

    Paperback – 2018-01-24
    Routledge
    New Perspectives on Learning and Instruction

  • Networks for Learning

    Effective Collaboration for Teacher, School and System Improvement, 1st Edition

    Edited by Chris Brown, Cindy L. Poortman

    Educational researchers, policy-makers and practitioners are increasingly focusing their attention on Professional Learning Networks in order to facilitate teacher development and encourage school and school system improvement. However, despite the understanding that PLNs can contribute…

    Paperback – 2017-12-11
    Routledge

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