Curriculum Studies Products

  • Working with Multimodality

    Rethinking Literacy in a Digital Age, 1st Edition

    By Jennifer Rowsell

    In today’s digital world, we have multiple modes of meaning-making: sounds, images, hypertexts. Yet, within literacy education, even ‘new’ literacies, we know relatively little about how to work with and produce modally complex texts.    In Working with Multimodality,…

    Paperback – 2012-12-18

  • Ability Profiling and School Failure

    One Child's Struggle to be Seen as Competent, 2nd Edition

    By Kathleen M. Collins

    Ability Profiling and School Failure, Second Edition explores the social and contextual forces that shape the appearance of academic ability and disability and how these forces influence the perception of academic underachievement of minority students. At the book’s core is the powerful case study…

    Paperback – 2012-12-11

  • Drama, Disability and Education

    A critical exploration for students and practitioners, 1st Edition

    By Andy Kempe

    What can society learn about disability through the way it is portrayed in TV, films and plays? This insightful and accessible text explores and analyses the way disability is portrayed in drama, and how that portrayal may be interpreted by young audiences. Investigating how disabilities have been…

    Paperback – 2012-09-03

  • Equity and Inclusion in Physical Education and Sport

    1st Edition

    Edited by Gary Stidder, Sid Hayes

    An essential component of good practice in physical education is ensuring inclusivity for all pupils, regardless of need, ability or background. Now in a fully revised and updated new edition, Equity and Inclusion in Physical Education fully explores the theoretical and practical issues faced by…

    Paperback – 2012-08-31

  • Debates in Art and Design Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by Nicholas Addison, Lesley Burgess

    Debates in Art and Design Education encourages student and practising teachers to engage with contemporary issues and developments in learning and teaching. It introduces key issues, concepts and tensions in order to help art educators develop a critical approach to their practice in response to…

    Paperback – 2012-08-28
    Debates in Subject Teaching

  • Curriculum Development in the Postmodern Era

    Teaching and Learning in an Age of Accountability, 3rd Edition

    By Patrick Slattery

    This landmark text was one of the first to introduce and analyze contemporary concepts of curriculum that emerged from the Reconceptualization of curriculum studies in the 1970s and 1980s. This new edition brings readers up to date on the major research themes (postmodernism,ecological,…

    Paperback – 2012-08-27

  • Making Language Matter

    Teaching Resources for Meeting the English Language Arts Common Core State Standards in Grades 9-12, 1st Edition

    By Deborah J. Vause, Julie S. Amberg

    Now adopted by over 40 states, the Common Core State Standards provide a clear and consistent framework for public school systems as they develop student learning goals that define the path to readiness for college, careers, and informed citizenship. While each state is developing its own…

    Paperback – 2012-08-20

  • Creating the Curriculum

    1st Edition

    By Dominic Wyse, Vivienne Baumfield, David Egan, Louise Hayward, Moira Hulme, Ian Menter, Carmel Gallagher, Ruth Leitch, Kay Livingston, Bob Lingard

    Is there an ‘ideal’ primary school curriculum? Who should decide what the curriculum is? Should teachers have autonomy over how they teach? The curriculum is the heart of what teachers teach and learners learn: effective teaching is only possible with an effective curriculum. Yet in spite of its…

    Paperback – 2012-08-16
    Understanding Primary Education Series

  • Understanding Language in Diverse Classrooms

    A Primer for All Teachers, 1st Edition

    By Marilyn Shatz, Louise C. Wilkinson

    With the increasing linguistic and cultural diversity of students in U. S. schools, all teachers, regardless of the content area or grade they teach, need research-based strategies for assisting all students to gain English proficiency. This practical, concise guide shows teachers what they need to…

    Paperback – 2012-08-13

  • Teaching the Dimensions of Literacy

    2nd Edition

    By Stephen Kucer, Cecilia Silva

    Teaching the Dimensions of Literacy provides both the conceptual knowledge to support teachers' instructional decisions in the reading/literacy classroom and a multitude of instructional strategy lessons for classroom use with both monolingual and bilingual students. It proposes that teachers need…

    Paperback – 2012-08-01

  • Technology and Critical Literacy in Early Childhood

    1st Edition

    By Vivian Maria Vasquez, Carol Branigan Felderman

    What do new technologies and new forms of communication mean for young children growing up in the 21st century? How are they shaping the mindsets, identities and practices which impact their lives at home and at school? This book explores the intersection of technology and critical literacy,…

    Paperback – 2012-08-01

  • Literature for Young Adults

    Books (and More) for Contemporary Readers, 1st Edition

    By Joan L. Knickerbocker

    Young adults are actively looking for anything that connects them with the changes happening in their lives, and the books discussed throughout Literature for Young Adults have the potential to make that connection and motivate them to read. It explores a great variety of works, genres, and formats…

    Paperback – 2012-08-01

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