English & Literacy/Language Arts Products

  • Asian English Language Classrooms

    Where Theory and Practice Meet, 1st Edition

    Edited by Handoyo Puji Widodo, Alistair Wood, Deepti Gupta

    The teaching of English in the Asian context is always challenging and dynamic because both teachers and learners have diverse linguistic and cultural backgrounds. Equally important, where English is not widely used outside the classroom, English language classrooms are an authentic site of learner…

    Paperback – 2019-01-23
    Routledge

  • Teaching Language Variation in the Classroom

    Strategies and Models from Teachers and Linguists, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michelle D. Devereaux, Chris C. Palmer

    Bringing together the varied and multifaceted expertise of teachers and linguists in one accessible volume, this book presents practical tools, grounded in cutting-edge research, for teaching about language and language diversity in the ELA classroom. By demonstrating practical ways teachers can…

    Paperback – 2019-01-21
    Routledge

  • Makiguchi Tsunesaburo in the Context of Language, Identity and Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jason Goulah

    Makiguchi Tsunesaburo (1871-1944) was a Japanese schoolteacher, principal, educational philosopher, and Buddhist war resister. The progenitor of the value-creating (soka) pedagogy that inspires thousands of teachers worldwide and informs the network of 15 Soka schools, universities, and a women’s…

    Paperback – 2019-01-21
    Routledge

  • Academics Engaging with Student Writing

    Working at the Higher Education Textface, 1st Edition

    By Jackie Tuck

    Student writing has long been viewed as a problem in higher education in the UK. Moreover, the sector has consistently performed poorly in the National Student Survey with regard to assessment and feedback. Academics Engaging with Student Writing tackles these major issues from a new and unique…

    Paperback – 2019-01-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Higher Education

  • Advocacy in English Language Teaching and Learning

    1st Edition

    Edited by Heather A. Linville, James Whiting

    Appropriate for those new to the topic and established scholars, this holistic text examines the nexus of advocacy and English-language teaching, beginning with theories of advocacy, covering constraints and challenges in practice, and offering a range of hands-on perspectives in different contexts…

    Paperback – 2019-01-11
    Routledge

  • Using ESL Students’ First Language to Promote College Success

    Sneaking the Mother Tongue through the Backdoor, 1st Edition

    By Andrea Parmegiani

    Emerging from a critical analysis of the glocal power of English and how it relates to academic literacy and culturally responsive pedagogy, this book presents translanguaging strategies for using ESL students' mother tongue as a resource for academic literacy acquisition and college success.…

    Hardback – 2019-01-02
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Educational Equality and Diversity

  • The Literacy of Play and Innovation

    Children as Makers, 1st Edition

    By Christiane Wood

    The Literacy of Play and Innovation provides a portrait of what innovative education looks like from a literacy perspective. Through an in-depth case study of a "maker" school’s innovative design—in particular, of four early childhood educator’s classrooms—this book demonstrates that children’s…

    Hardback – 2018-12-19
    Routledge

  • Reading for Life

    High Quality Literacy Instruction for All, 1st Edition

    By Lyn Stone

    Why is it that more people can’t read and write? Why are there still so many vastly different methods of teaching literacy? Why do people still argue about it? Reading for Life examines these three questions, addressing the less evidence supported ideas about teaching reading and writing which are…

    Paperback – 2018-12-06
    Routledge

  • Working Toward Racial Equity in First-Year Composition

    Six Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Renee DeLong, Taiyon Coleman, Kathleen Sheerin DeVore, Shannon Gibney, Michael Kuhne, Valerie Déus

    This book presents the authors’ attempts to interrogate the ways that white institutional, pedagogical, and curricular heteronormativity affects equity in writing instruction at Two Year Colleges. Written from a wide range of subject and identity positions, this volume explores issues that arise…

    Hardback – 2018-12-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Higher Education

  • Re-theorizing Literacy Practices

    Complex Social and Cultural Contexts, 1st Edition

    Edited by David Bloome, Maria Lucia Castanheira, Constant Leung, Jennifer Rowsell

    Moving beyond current theories on literacy practices, this edited collection sheds new light on the complexities inherent to the social, cultural, and ideological contexts in which literacy practices are realized. Building on Brian V. Street’s scholarship, contributors discuss literacy as…

    Paperback – 2018-12-05
    Routledge

  • Narrative and Metaphor in Education

    Look Both Ways, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michael Hanne, Anna A. Kaal

    Human beings rely equally on narrative (or storytelling) and metaphor (or analogy) for making sense of the world. Narrative and Metaphor in Education integrates the two perspectives of narrative and metaphor in educational theory and practice at every level from pre-school to lifelong civic…

    Hardback – 2018-11-27
    Routledge

  • Contending with Gun Violence in the English Language Classroom

    1st Edition

    Edited by Shelly Shaffer, Gretchen Rumohr-Voskuil, Steven T. Bickmore

    Utilizing experiences and expertise from English educators, young adult literature authors, classroom teachers, and mental health professionals, this book considers how secondary English Language Arts can address school gun violence. Curated by field experts, contributions to this volume pay…

    Hardback – 2018-11-22
    Routledge

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