English & Literacy/Language Arts Products

  • Summer Learning

    Research, Policies, and Programs, 1st Edition

    Edited by Geoffrey D. Borman, Matthew Boulay

    This book brings together up-to-date, research-based evidence concerning summer learning and provides descriptions and analyses of a range of summer school programs. The chapters present theory and data that explain both the phenomenon of summer learning loss and the potential for effective summer…

    Paperback – 2012-10-29

  • Literacy and Globalization

    Reading and Writing in Times of Social and Cultural Change, 1st Edition

    By Uta Papen

    Using literacy practices in the newly independent post-apartheid Namibia as a lens through which to examine the effects of globalisation, this broad case study looks at issues surrounding tourism, state control and the new forces of consumerism. By placing literacy at the centre of an investigation…

    Paperback – 2012-10-22
    Routledge Research in Literacy

  • Popular Literacies, Childhood and Schooling

    1st Edition

    By Jackie Marsh, Elaine Millard

    This bold, forward-thinking text offers a clear rationale for the development of curricula and pedagogy that will reflect young people’s in-school and out-of-school popular culture practices. By providing a sound theoretical framework and addressing popular culture and new technologies in the…

    Paperback – 2012-09-13

  • Popular Culture and Representations of Literacy

    1st Edition

    By Bronwyn Williams, Amy Zenger

    Movies are filled with scenes of people of all ages, sexes, races, and social classes reading and writing in widely varied contexts and purposes. Yet these scenes go largely unnoticed, despite the fact that these images recreate and reinforce pervasive concepts and perceptions of literacy. This…

    Paperback – 2012-06-20
    Routledge Research in Literacy

  • Multimodal Pedagogies in Diverse Classrooms

    Representation, Rights and Resources, 1st Edition

    By Pippa Stein

    Multimodal Pedagogies in Diverse Classrooms examines how the classroom can become a democratic space founded on the integration of different histories, modes of representation, feelings, languages and discourses, and is essential reading for anyone interested in the connection between multimodality…

    Paperback – 2012-06-14

  • Toward Defining and Improving Quality in Adult Basic Education

    Issues and Challenges, 1st Edition

    Edited by Alisa Belzer

    This volume revisits, problematizes, and expands the meaning of quality in the context of adult basic education. Covering a wide range of relevant topics, it includes contributors from the realms of both policy and practice and encompasses both the major instructional areas – reading, writing, and…

    Paperback – 2012-05-11

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