Adult Education and Lifelong Learning Products

  • Landscapes of Specific Literacies in Contemporary Society

    Exploring a social model of literacy, 1st Edition

    Edited by Vicky Duckworth, Gordon Ade-Ojo

    This volume makes a timely contribution to our understanding of literacy as a multi-faceted, complexly situated activity. Each chapter provides the reader with a fresh perspective into a different site for literate behaviour, approaches, design and relationships, and offers an exploration into the…

    Paperback – 2016-11-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

  • 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

  • How We Learn

    Learning and non-learning in school and beyond, 2nd Edition

    By Knud Illeris

    Having published in 11 languages and sold in more than 100,000 copies, this fully revised edition of How We Learn examines what learning actually is and why and how learning and non-learning takes place. Focusing exclusively on learning itself, it provides a comprehensive yet accessible…

    Paperback – 2016-10-21
    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

  • Contemporary Research in Music Learning Across the Lifespan

    Music Education and Human Development, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jennifer Bugos

    This book examines contemporary issues in music teaching and learning throughout the lifespan, illuminating an emerging nexus of trends shaping modern research in music education. In the past, most music learning opportunities and research were focused upon the pre-adult population. Yet, music…

    Hardback – 2016-08-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Music 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

  • A European Politics of Education

    Perspectives from sociology, policy studies and politics, 1st Edition

    Edited by Romuald Normand, Jean-Louis Derouet

    A European Politics of Education proposes a sociology of education establishing connections between empirical data coming from European-scale comparative surveys, normative assumptions structuring actors’ representations and interpretative judgements, and a specific focus on Lifelong Learning…

    Hardback – 2016-06-28
    Routledge
    Studies in European Education

  • 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

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