Continuing Professional Development Products

  • Academics Going Public

    How to Write and Speak Beyond Academe

    Edited by Marybeth Gasman

    Academics Going Public makes the case for academics to enter the public sphere and simultaneously gives them the tools to do so. This important book helps faculty members who want to become more active on a national scale and would like to move beyond publication in scholarly journals and books.…

    Paperback – 2016-08-08 
    Routledge

  • Microhistories of Communication Studies

    Mapping the Future of Communication through Local Narratives

    Edited by Pat J. Gehrke

    The story of an academic discipline is usually conveyed in grand movements and long spans, but it can also be told through the lives of individual scholars, through the development of specialties, through the creation and change of departments, and through the formation and transformation of…

    Hardback – 2016-07-29 
    Routledge

  • Research for Educational Change

    Transforming researchers' insights into improvement in mathematics teaching and learning

    Edited by Jill Adler, Anna Sfard

    Research for Educational Change presents ways in which educational research can fulfil its commitments to educational practice. Focussing its discussion within the context of mathematics education, it argues that while research-generated insights can have beneficial effects on learning and teaching…

    Hardback – 2016-07-18 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

  • Educating for Civic-mindedness

    Nurturing authentic professional identities through transformative higher education

    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 – 2016-06-28 
    Routledge

  • An Evidence-based Guide to College and University Teaching

    Developing the Model Teacher

    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 – 2016-06-28 
    Routledge

  • Developing Professional Practice 0-7

    2nd Edition

    By Sonia Blandford, Catherine Knowles

    Developing Professional Practice 0-7 provides a thoroughly comprehensive and cutting edge guide to developing the understanding and practical skills necessary for working within early years education. The new edition is fully updated for the revised Early Years Foundation Stage Statutory Framework.…

    Paperback – 2016-05-26 
    Routledge

  • Learning to Learn together

    Cooperation, theory, and practice

    Edited by Wendy Jolliffe

    This book brings together a range of international studies to support the implementation of cooperative group work in the classroom. In spite of extensive research into the benefits of this approach, in many countries, it is not widely used, largely due to a lack of understanding of how to put this…

    Hardback – 2016-05-26 
    Routledge

  • The Confident Teacher

    Developing successful habits of mind, body and pedagogy

    By Alex Quigley

    The Confident Teacher offers a practical, step-by-step guide to developing the habits, characteristics and pedagogy that will enable you to do the best job possible. It unveils the tacit knowledge of great teachers and combines it with respected research and popular psychology. Covering topics such…

    Paperback – 2016-05-24 
    Routledge

  • Publishing and the Academic World

    Passion, purpose and possible futures

    Edited by Ciaran Sugrue, Sefika Mertkan

    Within the Academy, itself a changing and increasingly entrepreneurial entity, publishing is no longer an option; it is the universal currency that secures a position, tenure and promotion; it is key to academic life. Providing a panoramic picture of the changing publishing climate, Academic Life…

    Paperback – 2016-05-24 
    Routledge

  • History Class Revisited

    Tools and Projects to Engage Middle School Students in Social Studies

    By Jody Passanisi

    Learn new approaches to teaching history in middle school so students are more engaged in the big ideas and eager to examine the world around them. Co-published by Routledge and MiddleWeb, this practical guide will help you consider the unique needs of middle schoolers, who are in the midst of many…

    Paperback – 2016-05-18 
    Routledge

  • Differentiated Reading Instruction

    Strategies and Technology Tools to Help All Students Improve

    By Jules Csillag

    Learn how tech tools can make it easier to differentiate reading instruction, so you can reach all of your students and help them increase their fluency and comprehension. This practical guide brings together evidence-based principles for differentiated reading instruction and user-friendly tech…

    Paperback – 2016-05-18 
    Routledge

  • Union Learning Representatives

    Challenges and Opportunities

    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 – 2016-05-16 
    Routledge

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