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  • Popular Culture, Pedagogy and Teacher Education

    International perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Phil Benson, Alice Chik

    The integration of popular culture into education is a pervasive theme at all educational levels and in all subject areas. Popular Culture, Pedagogy and Teacher Education explores how ‘popular culture’ and ‘education’ come together and interact in research and practice from an interdisciplinary…

    Paperback – 2016-06-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

  • Literacy and Language Analysis

    1st Edition

    Edited by Robert J. Scholes

    This volume investigates the interconnections between language and literacy in terms of the structures of language as well as the linguistic contexts of literacy. The work for this book was generated in order to focus on studies of the acquisition and impact of literacy on traditional assertions of…

    Paperback – 2016-05-13
    Routledge

  • Learning To Read

    Basic Research and Its Implications, 1st Edition

    Edited by Laurence Rieben, Charles A. Perfetti

    How does a young child begin to make sense out of squiggles on a page? Is learning to read a process of extending already acquired language abilities to print? What comprises this extension? How children learn to read, and especially how children are taught to read, are problems of sustained…

    Paperback – 2016-05-13
    Routledge

  • Development of Orthographic Knowledge and the Foundations of Literacy

    A Memorial Festschrift for edmund H. Henderson, 1st Edition

    Edited by Shane Templeton, Donald R. Bear

    This volume unites spelling and word recognition -- two areas that have largely remained theoretically and empirically distinct. Despite considerable advances in the investigation of processes underlying word perception and the acknowledgement of the seminal importance of lexical access in the…

    Paperback – 2016-05-13
    Routledge

  • Knowing About Language

    Linguistics and the secondary English classroom, 1st Edition

    Edited by Marcello Giovanelli, Dan Clayton

    Knowing About Language is an essential and comprehensive introduction to and discussion of the value of linguistics in the secondary and post 16 curriculum. Split into three easily accessible parts, each chapter draws on theoretical and practical reasons for developing language awareness for the…

    Paperback – 2016-05-05
    Routledge
    National Association for the Teaching of English (NATE)

  • Exploring Teachers in Fiction and Film

    Saviors, Scapegoats and Schoolmarms, 1st Edition

    Edited by Melanie Shoffner

    This book about teachers as characters in popular media examines what can be learned from fictional teachers for the purposes of educating real teachers. Its aim is twofold: to examine the constructed figure of the teacher in film, television and text and to apply that examination in the context of…

    Paperback – 2016-04-12
    Routledge

  • Handbook of Reading Research, Volume II

    1st Edition

    Edited by Rebecca Barr, Michael L. Kamil, Peter B. Mosenthal, P David Pearson

    A comprehensive overview of important contemporary issues in the field of reading research from the mid 1980s to mid 1990s, this well-received volume offers readers an examination of literacy through a variety of lenses--some permitting microscopic views and others panoramic views. A veritable "…

    Hardback – 2016-03-07
    Routledge

  • Chinese-Heritage Students in North American Schools

    Understanding Hearts and Minds Beyond Test Scores, 1st Edition

    Edited by Wen Ma, Guofang Li

    This comprehensive look at Chinese-heritage students’ academic, sociocultural, and emotional development in the public schools examines pertinent educational theories; complex (even inconvenient) realities; learning practices in and outside of schools; and social, cultural, and linguistic…

    Paperback – 2016-03-07
    Routledge

  • The Cognitive Development of Reading and Reading Comprehension

    1st Edition

    Edited by Carol McDonald Connor

    Learning to read may be the most complex cognitive operation that children are expected to master, and the latest research in cognitive development has offered important insights into how children succeed or fail at this task. The Cognitive Development of Reading and Reading Comprehension is a…

    Paperback – 2016-03-01
    Routledge

  • Reading and Spelling

    Development and Disorders, 1st Edition

    Edited by Charles Hulme, R. Malatesha Joshi

    This volume includes chapters by a number of leading researchers in the area of reading and spelling development. They review what is currently known about both normal and impaired development of decoding, comprehension, and spelling skills. They also consider recent work on the remediation of…

    Paperback – 2016-02-29
    Routledge

  • Understanding Storytelling Among African American Children

    A Journey From Africa To America, 1st Edition

    By Tempii B. Champion

    Understanding Storytelling Among African American Children: A Journey From Africa to America reports research on narrative production among African American children for the purpose of extending previous inquiry and discussion of narrative structure. Some researchers have focused on the influence…

    Paperback – 2016-02-29
    Routledge

  • Child Cultures, Schooling, and Literacy

    Global Perspectives on Composing Unique Lives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Anne Haas Dyson

    Through analysis of case studies of young children (ages 3 to 8 years), situated in different geographic, cultural, linguistic, political, and socioeconomic sites on six continents, this book examines the interplay of childhoods, schooling, and, literacies. Written language is situated within…

    Paperback – 2016-02-26
    Routledge

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