Education Policy Products

  • Preparing Students for College and Careers

    Theory, Measurement, and Educational Practice

    Edited by Katie Larsen McClarty, Krista Mattern, Matthew Gaertner

    Preparing Students for College and Careers addresses measurement and research issues related to college and career readiness. Educational reforms efforts across the United States have increasingly taken aim at measuring and improving postsecondary readiness. These initiatives include developing new…

    Paperback – 2017-09-06 
    Routledge
    NCME APPLICATIONS OF EDUCATIONAL MEASUREMENT AND ASSESSMENT

  • Revisiting Actor-Network Theory in Education

    Edited by Tara Fenwick, Richard Edwards

    Actor-network theory (ANT) is enjoying a notable surge of interest in educational research. New directions and questions are emerging along with new empirical approaches, as educators bring unique sensibilities and commitments to the ongoing debates and reconfigurations that characterise…

    Hardback – 2017-09-05 
    Routledge
    Education and Social Theory

  • Lessons from the Teachers for a New Era Project

    Evidence and Accountability in Teacher Education

    By G. Williamson McDiarmid, Kathryn Caprino

    Chronicling a high-profile and ambitious teacher preparation reform project that took place across 11 diverse U.S. institutions, this volume examines the strategies, program changes, accomplishments, and challenges from the Teachers for a New Era Project (TNE). TNE aimed to improve the preparation…

    Hardback – 2017-09-04 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Teacher Education

  • The Journal of Education for Teaching at 40

    Edited by Peter Gilroy

    In 2015, the Journal of Education for Teaching celebrated 40 years of original contributions on the subject of international teacher education with the publication of an anniversary virtual special issue. Its unique contribution to debates about the preparation and lifelong learning of teachers in…

    Hardback – 2017-08-29 
    Routledge

  • Bisexuality in Education

    Erasure, Exclusion and the Absence of Intersectionality

    Edited by Maria Pallotta-Chiarolli

    Although many schools and educational systems, from elementary to tertiary level, state that they endorse anti-homophobic policies, pedagogies and programs, there appears to be an absence of education about, and affirmation of, bisexuality and minimal specific attention paid to bi-phobia.…

    Paperback – 2017-08-23 
    Routledge

  • Funds of Knowledge in Higher Education

    Honoring Students’ Cultural Experiences and Resources as Strengths

    Edited by Judy Marquez Kiyama, Cecilia Rios-Aguilar

    Refining and building on the concept in a sophisticated and multidisciplinary way, this book uses a funds of knowledge approach and connects it to other key conceptual frameworks in education to examine issues related to the access and transition to college, college persistence and success, and…

    Paperback – 2017-08-22 
    Routledge

  • Understanding Sustainability in Early Childhood Education

    Case Studies and Approaches from Across the UK

    Edited by Diane Boyd, Nicky Hirst, John Siraj-Blatchford

    This unique book explores research related to education for sustainability within early childhood education in the United Kingdom. Divided into the four Home Nations, it examines what education for sustainability looks like in practice, discusses the different application and positions of each…

    Paperback – 2017-08-18 
    Routledge

  • An Emerging Approach for Education and Care

    Implementing a Worldwide Classification of Functioning and Disability

    Edited by Susana Castro, Olympia Palikara

    An Emerging Approach for Education and Care provides a synthesis of the extensive research that has been conducted worldwide about the International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health for Children and Youth in education and care. The main purpose of the ICF is to provide a…

    Hardback – 2017-08-18 
    Routledge

  • Society and Education

    An Outline of Comparison

    By Stavros Moutsios

    Society and Education explores the relation of society to education in Europe, as well as its comparative perspective towards overseas societies and their institutions. It is an enquiry into the social-historical institution of education and cross-cultural studies in Europe. Elaborating on the…

    Hardback – 2017-08-18 
    Routledge

  • Examination Physical Education

    Policy, Practice and Possibilities

    By Trent D. Brown, Dawn Penney

    In recent decades physical education has moved from the margins, redefining itself as an academic subject. An important component of this transformation has been the introduction of high-stakes examinations at key points in a student’s school career and the emergence of ‘examination physical…

    Hardback – 2017-08-17 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Physical Education and Youth Sport

  • Wellbeing, Education and Contemporary Schooling

    Edited by Malcolm Thorburn

    Wellbeing, Education and Contemporary Schooling examines the role of wellbeing in schools and argues that it should be integral to core policy objectives in health and education. The whole school focus chosen is conducive to the review of wellbeing in schools, and assists in better understanding…

    Paperback – 2017-08-15 
    Routledge

  • Reclaiming Education in the Age of PISA

    Challenging OECD’s Educational Order

    By Vasco d'Agnese

    Reclaiming Education in the Age of PISA provides a critical analysis of the OECD’s educational agenda and its main tool, namely, PISA (Programme for International Student Assessment). Based on an analysis of the OECD’s public documents, including publications, webpages, and videos, d’Agnese argues…

    Hardback – 2017-08-15 
    Routledge
    Theorizing Education

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