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  • Reclaiming Radical Ideas in Schools

    Preparing Young Children for Life in Modern Britain

    By Andrew Moffat

    Reclaiming Radical Ideas in the Classroom provides support for every primary school in the provision of Spiritual, Moral, Social and Cultural Development (SMSC), the teaching of British values and preparation for life in modern Britain. Providing practical and tried-and-tested strategies, this…

    Paperback – 2018-01-08 
    Routledge

  • Poverty Discourses in Teacher Education

    Edited by Olwen Mcnamara, Jane Mcnicholl

    As economies across the world continue to struggle, there is growing evidence that the vulnerable in society, especially children, are paying the greatest cost in terms of reduced opportunities for access to equitable life chances. The most vital of these being education. Juxtaposing the ongoing…

    Hardback – 2018-01-07 
    Routledge

  • Places for Two-year-olds in the Early Years

    Supporting Learning and Development

    Edited by Jan Georgeson, Verity Campbell-Barr

    Grounded in recent research on the challenges of working with two-year-olds, Places for Two-year-olds in the Early Years explores how this often-overlooked age group is presented in policy and practice, and discusses why working with two-year-olds can be both exciting and highly rewarding. The book…

    Paperback – 2018-01-04 
    Routledge
    TACTYC

  • Education in a Federal UK

    Edited by John Furlong, Ingrid Lunt

    Britain’s two recent referenda - on Brexit (2016) and on Scottish independence (2014) - have raised in the public mind fundamental questions about the future of the UK. It seems that for the first time, the public, the media and the political elite have woken up to the fact that in different parts…

    Hardback – 2017-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Global Perspectives on Developing Professional Learning Communities

    Edited by Nicholas Sun-Keung Pang, Ting Wang

    This book discusses distinctive features of the professional learning community concept, practices and processes across six different education systems in the Asia-Pacific region, namely Mainland China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, South Korea, Singapore, and the United States. It provides a platform for an…

    Hardback – 2017-12-17 
    Routledge

  • Learning to Teach in England and the United States

    The Evolution of Policy and Practice

    By Maria Teresa Tatto, Katharine Burn, Ian Menter, Trevor Mutton, Ian Thompson

    Learning to Teach in England and the United States studies the evolution of initial teacher education by considering some of the current approaches in England and the United States. Presenting empirical evidence from these two distinct political and historical contexts, the chapters of this…

    Hardback – 2017-12-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Teacher Education

  • Ten Mindframes For Visible Learning

    Teaching for Success

    By John Hattie, Klaus Zierer

    The original Visible Learning research concluded that one of the most important influencers of student achievement is how teachers think about learning and their own role. In Ten Mindframes for Visible Learning John Hattie and Klaus Zierer define the ten behaviours or mindframes that teachers need…

    Paperback – 2017-12-15 
    Routledge

  • Cross-cultural Literacy

    Ethnographies of Communication in Multiethnic Classrooms

    Edited by Steven F. Arvizu, Marietta Saravia-Shore

    Originally published in 1992. This book advocates and demonstrates the benefits of an anthropological approach that recognizes the centrality of culture in the educational process. This approach encompasses knowledge and understanding of other cultures’ patterns of interaction, values, institutions…

    Hardback – 2017-12-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Literacy

  • The New Literacy

    Redefining Reading and Writing in the Schools

    By John Willinsky

    Originally published in 1990. This book examines the innovative programs that changed the way reading and writing was taught during the previous ten years. Both teacher and critic of the New Literacy programs, the author gives a perspective that allows educators, parents, and other readers to…

    Hardback – 2017-12-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Literacy

  • Literacy in Multimedia America

    Integrating Media Education Across the Curriculum

    By Ladislaus M Semali

    Originally published in 2000. This book provides insights, practical suggestions and clear-cut strategies for integrating media across the K-12 curriculum. This contribution to teaching and curriculum design uses students' own media experiences or media vignettes from students' lives to enter…

    Hardback – 2017-12-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Literacy

  • Literacy

    Writing, Reading and Social Organisation

    By John Oxenham

    Originally published in 1980. The skills of reading and writing have been proclaimed as universal human rights. This book explores why this should be so. In particular, it examines whether or not the possession of reading or writing skills has, or has not, influenced the values and organisation of…

    Hardback – 2017-12-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Literacy

  • Towards 2000

    The Future of Childhood, Literacy and Schooling

    Edited by Ed Marum

    Originally published in 1995. This book reviews the current situation concerning the teaching of 'English' in schools, examining particularly the notion of 'literacy'. The authors offer practical suggestions to primary and secondary teachers, proposing ways in which the teaching of children's…

    Hardback – 2017-12-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Literacy

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