Adult Education and Lifelong Learning Products

  • Teaching, Coaching and Mentoring Adult Learners

    Lessons for professionalism and partnership, 1st Edition

    Edited by Heather Fehring, Susan Rodrigues

    The challenge for those coaching, mentoring, supervising or teaching adults is to design and deliver high-quality programmes that encompass a blend of teaching and learning approaches and strategies, that are constructed for adult learners in multiple educational environments and that cater for the…

    Paperback – 2016-11-01
    Routledge

  • Leading Learning and Teaching in Higher Education

    The key guide to designing and delivering courses, 1st Edition

    By Doug Parkin

    Leading Learning and Teaching in Higher Education brings together contemporary ideas on leadership, engagement and student learning into a practical solutions-based resource designed for those undertaking the challenge of leading a university-level teaching module, programme or suite of programmes,…

    Paperback – 2016-09-15
    Routledge
    Key Guides for Effective Teaching in Higher Education

  • Handbook of Educational Ideas and Practices (Routledge Revivals)

    1st Edition

    Edited by Noel Entwistle

    First published in 1990, the Handbook of Educational Ideas and Practices was written for practitioners and students in the field of education and its related services and was designed to appeal to educationists no matter what their nationality. Focusing mainly on compulsory schooling, it…

    Paperback – 2016-08-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Learning in the Workplace (Routledge Revivals)

    1st Edition

    Edited by Victoria Marsick

    The nature of the workplace and the workforce has changed rapidly in post-industrial society. Most workers are now facing the need for high levels of preparatory education, retraining for new jobs and the ability to continue learning at work in order to keep up with new developments. The book,…

    Paperback – 2016-08-03
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Informal and Incidental Learning in the Workplace (Routledge Revivals)

    1st Edition

    By Victoria J. Marsick, Karen Watkins

    Today, rapid change is a constant challenge in the workplace, and thousands of individuals need to be involved in continuous learning. Traditional training approaches, however, do not emphasise informal and incidental learning. Furthermore, since informal learning us seldom designed, learning…

    Paperback – 2016-08-03
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • An Evidence-based Guide to College and University Teaching

    Developing the Model Teacher, 1st Edition

    By Aaron S. Richmond, Guy A. Boysen, Regan A R Gurung

    What makes a good college teacher? This book provides an evidence- based answer to that question by presenting a set of "model teaching characteristics" that define what makes a good college teacher. Based on six fundamental areas of teaching competency  known as Model Teaching Characteristics…

    Paperback – 2016-07-05
    Routledge

  • Play in Healthcare for Adults

    Using play to promote health and wellbeing across the adult lifespan, 1st Edition

    Edited by Alison Tonkin, Julia Whitaker

    PLAY. We all do it: wordplay, love play, role-play; we play cards, play sport, play the fool, and play around. And that’s just the grown-ups! It features in every aspect of our lives, whether we call it by that or another name. We all do it, but why do we do it? What does it mean to play and what,…

    Paperback – 2016-06-21
    Routledge

  • Values and Virtues in Higher Education Research.

    Critical perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jean McNiff

    Values and Virtues in Higher Education Research centres on practitioners studying and researching their practices in higher education settings, in order to improve those practices for the benefit of others and themselves. Making research public is a key aspect of ensuring the quality of educational…

    Paperback – 2016-06-20
    Routledge

  • Educating for Civic-mindedness

    Nurturing authentic professional identities through transformative higher education, 1st Edition

    By Carolin Kreber

    Imagined at their best, how might professions contribute most effectively to their local and global communities, and how could higher education support graduates/future professionals in making this contribution? The answer proposed in this book is to educate students for ‘civic-mindedness’, an…

    Paperback – 2016-06-16
    Routledge

  • Union Learning Representatives

    Challenges and Opportunities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Alex Alexandrou

    Trade unions have historically been involved in education and training in the workplace. This activity has gained greater credence and importance in the United Kingdom, New Zealand and Denmark due to the recent emergence of union learning representatives (ULRs) and Educational Ambassadors, who…

    Paperback – 2016-06-15
    Routledge

  • Learning Opportunities for Adults

    1st Edition

    Edited by Trevor Corner

    Argues for the financial backing from governments and industry for adult education and will help adult and community educators draw comparisons between their own work and that of their colleagues in other developed countries.…

    Paperback – 2016-05-31
    Routledge

  • Mutual Aid Universities (Routledge Revivals)

    1st Edition

    Edited by Eric Midwinter

    First published in 1984, this collection of essays was the first account of the development of the University of the Third Age in Britain (U3A). Changing employment patterns and increasing pressure on traditional areas of secondary and higher education has led to the idea that learning can be a…

    Paperback – 2016-03-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

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