Educational Psychology Products

  • Practical Research with Children

    Edited by Jess Prior, Jo Van Herwegen

    Practical Research with Children is designed to help the reader understand techniques for research with children, based on real world experience. The book describes a wide range of research methods, focusing equally on quantitative and qualitative approaches, and considers how different methods can…

    Paperback – 2016-05-19 
    Routledge
    Research Methods in Developmental Psychology: A Handbook Series

  • The Confident Teacher

    Developing successful habits of mind, body and pedagogy

    By Alex Quigley

    Even the best teachers are beset by doubts, assailed by excessive workload and struggle to juggle the job with their busy lives. The Confident Teacher offers a practical, step-by-step guide to developing the habits, characteristics and pedagogy that will enable you to do the best job possible.…

    Paperback – 2016-05-18 
    Routledge

  • Evolution of the Learning Brain

    Perspectives on Mind, Brain and Education

    By Paul Howard-Jones

    How do brain regions that first appeared in fishes influence our learning today? How did primates evolve and what does it mean to have a "social brain"? What light does evolution shed on learning difficulties and disorders? How might technology influence how our brains evolve in the future? This…

    Paperback – 2016-05-15 
    Routledge

  • Using Games and Simulations for Teaching and Assessment

    Edited by Harold F. O'Neil, Eva L. Baker, Ray S. Perez

    Using Games and Simulations for Teaching and Assessment: Key Issues comprises a multidisciplinary investigation into the issues that arise when using games and simulations for educational purposes. Using both theoretical and empirical analyses, this collection examines cognitive, motivational, and…

    Paperback – 2016-05-05 
    Routledge

  • Nurturing Natures

    Attachment and Children's Emotional, Sociocultural and Brain Development, 2nd Edition

    By Graham Music

    The new edition of this bestselling book examines the essential research about children’s emotional development, with an expert balance of theory and clinical implications. Integrating the latest research from attachment theory, neuroscience, evolutionary theory and psychology, and with a new…

    Paperback – 2016-05-01 
    Psychology Press

  • Intentional Conceptual Change

    Edited by Gale M. Sinatra, Paul R. Pintrich

    This volume brings together a distinguished, international list of scholars to explore the role of the learner's intention in knowledge change. Traditional views of knowledge reconstruction placed the impetus for thought change outside the learner's control. The teacher, instructional methods,…

    Paperback – 2016-04-30 
    Routledge

  • Gender and Educational Achievement

    Edited by Andreas Hadjar, Sabine Krolak-Schwerdt, Karin Priem, Sabine Glock

    Gender inequalities in education – in terms of systematic variations in access to educational institutions, in competencies, school marks, and educational certificates along the axis of gender – have tremendously changed over the course of the 20th century. Although this does not apply to all…

    Hardback – 2016-04-28 
    Routledge

  • Knowing and Not Knowing

    Thinking psychosocially about learning and resistance to learning

    Edited by Claudia Lapping, Tamara Bibby

    The social world is saturated with powerful formations of knowledge that colonise individual and institutional identities. Some knowledge emerges as legitimised and authoritative; other knowledge is resisted or repressed. Psychosocial approaches highlight the unstable basis of knowledge, learning…

    Hardback – 2016-04-22 
    Routledge

  • Understanding Physical Development in the Early Years

    Linking bodies and minds

    By Anne O'Connor, Anna Daly

    Understanding Physical Development in the Early Years provides an accessible introduction to the current research and thinking in this area alongside descriptions of everyday practice. It explores the kinds of activities and experiences that promote physical development and offers practical…

    Paperback – 2016-04-21 
    Routledge

  • Designing Adaptive and Personalized Learning Environments

    By Kinshuk

    Designing Adaptive and Personalized Learning Environments provides a theoretically-based yet practical guide to systematic design processes for learning environments that provide automatic customization of learning and instruction. The book consists of four main sections: In "Introduction and…

    Paperback – 2016-04-20 
    Routledge
    Interdisciplinary Approaches to Educational Technology

  • Mental Health and Wellbeing through Schools

    The Way Forward

    Edited by Rosalyn H. Shute, Phillip T. Slee

    identify and address a range of current challenges in this rapidly-developing field of endeavour. The opening chapter details lessons learned from research and practice, outlining some emerging challenges for the effective implementation of mental health initiatives in schools. Subsequent…

    Paperback – 2016-04-08 
    Routledge

  • Learning and Assessing with Multiple-Choice Questions in College Classrooms

    By Jay Parkes, Dawn Zimmaro

    Multiple-choice questions (MCQs) are a ubiquitous tool used in college classrooms, yet most instructors admit that they are not prepared to maximize the question's benefits. Learning and Assessing with Multiple-Choice Questions in College Classrooms is a comprehensive resource designed to enable…

    Paperback – 2016-04-04 
    Routledge

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