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  • Family Language Policies in a Multilingual World

    Opportunities, Challenges, and Consequences, 1st Edition

    Edited by John Macalister, Seyed Hadi Mirvahedi

    Through case studies from around the world, this book illustrates the opportunities and challenges facing families negotiating the issues of language maintenance and language learning in the home. Every family living in a bi/multilingual environment faces the question of what language(s) to speak…

    Paperback – 2017-01-06
    Routledge
    ESL & Applied Linguistics Professional Series

  • Striking a Balance: A Comprehensive Approach to Early Literacy

    A Comprehensive Approach to Early Literacy, 4th Edition

    Hardback – 2017-01-01
    Routledge

  • Storytelling in Early Childhood

    Enriching language, literacy and classroom culture, 1st Edition

    Edited by Teresa Cremin, Rosie Flewitt, Ben Mardell, Joan Swann

    Storytelling in Early Childhood is a captivating book which explores the multiple dimensions of storytelling and story acting and shows how they enrich language and literacy learning in the early years. Foregrounding the power of children’s own stories in the early and primary years, it provides…

    Paperback – 2016-12-12
    Routledge

  • Chinese Students’ Writing in English

    Implications from a corpus-driven study, 1st Edition

    By Maria Leedham

    Chinese students are the largest international student group in UK universities today, yet little is known about their undergraduate writing and the challenges they face. Drawing on the British Academic Written English corpus - a large corpus of proficient undergraduate student writing collected in…

    Paperback – 2016-12-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

  • Re-Designing Teacher Education for Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Students

    A Critical-Ecological Approach, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ana Christina da Silva Iddings

    Through a critical-ecological lens, this book examines how to prepare preservice teachers to be resourceful and responsive practitioners in addressing the intellectual needs of children often labeled as "culturally and linguistically diverse." It explores a comprehensive re-design of a teacher…

    Hardback – 2016-12-02
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Teacher Education

  • The Social Construction of Meaning

    Reading literature in urban English classrooms, 1st Edition

    By John Yandell

    This book takes a fresh look at secondary urban English classrooms and at what happens when students and their teachers explore literature collaboratively. By closely examining what happens in English lessons, minute by minute, it reveals how literary texts function not as a valorised heritage to…

    Paperback – 2016-11-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

  • Academic Literacies in the Middle Years

    A Framework for Enhancing Teacher Knowledge and Student Achievement, 1st Edition

    By Sally Humphrey

    The professional learning framework this book presents is designed to support teachers’ understandings of how language functions in their academic disciplines. This framework—a 4 x 4 metalinguistic toolkit—is informed by systemic functional linguistic theory and international educational research…

    Paperback – 2016-11-29
    Routledge

  • Argument as Dialogue Across Difference

    Engaging Youth in Public Literacies, 1st Edition

    By Jennifer Clifton

    In the spirit of models of argument starting with inquiry, this book starts with a question: What might it mean to teach argument in ways that open up spaces for change—changes of mind, changes of practice and policy, changes in ways of talking and relating? The author explores teaching argument in…

    Paperback – 2016-11-28
    Routledge

  • Writer Identity and the Teaching and Learning of Writing

    1st Edition

    Edited by Teresa Cremin, Terry Locke

    Writer Identity and the Teaching and Learning of Writing is a groundbreaking book which addresses what it really means to identify as a writer in educational contexts and the implications for writing pedagogy. It conceptualises writers’ identities, and draws upon empirical studies to explore their…

    Paperback – 2016-11-22
    Routledge

  • Handbook of Research in Second Language Teaching and Learning

    Volume III, 1st Edition

    Edited by Eli Hinkel

    Volume III of the Handbook of Research in Second Language Teaching and Learning, like Volumes I and II, is a comprehensive, state-of-the-art overview of current research into social contexts of second language (L2)/foreign language (FL) teaching and learning; language policy; curriculum; types of…

    Paperback – 2016-11-21
    Routledge
    ESL & Applied Linguistics Professional Series

  • New Literacies around the Globe

    Policy and Pedagogy, 1st Edition

    Edited by Cathy Burnett, Julia Davies, Guy Merchant, Jennifer Rowsell

    The increasing popularity of digitally-mediated communication is prompting us to radically rethink literacy and its role in education; at the same time, national policies have promulgated a view of literacy focused on the skills and classroom routines associated with print, bolstered by regimes of…

    Paperback – 2016-11-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Literacy

  • Landmarks in Literacy

    The Selected Works of Frank Smith, 1st Edition

    By Frank Smith

    Frank Smith is internationally acclaimed as an essential contributor to research on the nature of reading and as an originator of the modern psycholinguistic approach to reading instruction. In his publications his aim has always been to support teachers, to encourage them to make teaching…

    Paperback – 2016-11-18
    Routledge
    World Library of Educationalists

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