Post-Compulsory Education Products

  • Classroom Observation

    A guide to the effective observation of teaching and learning, 2nd Edition

    By Matt O'Leary

    Classroom Observation explores the pivotal role of lesson observation in the training, assessment and development of new and experienced teachers. Building on recent changes and debates surrounding the use of observation, the book offers practical guidance on an aspect of training that is often a…

    Paperback – 2019-01-01 
    Routledge

  • How to be a Better Scientist

    Researching with impact

    By Andrew Johnson, John Sumpter

    Understanding the fundamentals of conducting good science, which will have an impact, is the goal of every aspiring scientist. Providing a wealth of tips, How to be a Better Scientist is the book to read if you want to succeed in this competitive field. Helping readers gain an insight into what…

    Paperback – 2018-12-17 
    Routledge

  • Creative graduate pathways within and beyond the creative industries

    Edited by Ruth Bridgstock, Ben Goldsmith, Jess Rodgers, Greg Hearn

    Examining pathways from creative education to work, and preparation for these pathways within higher education programs, in the light of long standing labour debates, this book explores the creative launch experiences, destinations, and contributions of graduates emerging into an enormously diverse…

    Paperback – 2018-12-09 
    Routledge

  • Disability Research and Policy

    Current Perspectives

    Edited by Richard J. Morris

    This book is based on research and scholarship produced by the Meyerson Disability Research Project (MDRP) at the University of Arizona. Its chapters are divided into two major sections: 1) Disability Research Areas and 2) Disability Policy Areas. The first section addresses some relatively new…

    Paperback – 2018-11-30 
    Routledge

  • Professionalism in Post-Compulsory Education and Training

    Empirical and Theoretical Perspectives

    Edited by Jonathan Tummons

    What does ‘professionalism’ mean for teachers and trainers in further education colleges or adult education centres? Over the last twenty years, ideas about professionalism and professional identity within the post-compulsory sector have been shaped and reshaped by successive policies, standards,…

    Hardback – 2018-11-15 
    Routledge

  • Teaching Psychology Successfully

    A practical handbook for secondary and post-16 teachers and lecturers

    By Judy Miller

    Teaching Psychology Successfully is an essential source of support, written to ensure all secondary and post-16 teachers and lecturers - both specialist and non-specialist - are confident that they can deliver the curriculum expertly. This friendly, straightforward guide can be dipped into for…

    Paperback – 2018-11-01 
    Routledge

  • Strategies for Postsecondary Education

    By Peter Scott

    Originally published in 1975, Strategies for Postsecondary Education looks at how postsecondary education absorbs an increasing proportion of education budgets in developed countries. The book analyses the inequalities in the American postsecondary education system and compares its performance with…

    Hardback – 2018-10-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Higher Education

  • Realizing Qualitative Research into Higher Education

    Edited by Craig Prichard, Paul Trowler

    Originally published in 2003 Realizing Qualitative Research into Higher Education, looks at how qualitative research in broad terms, confronts the question of the researcher's involvement in the production of knowledge. However, the method adopted even in highly positivist qualitative work has a…

    Hardback – 2018-10-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Higher Education

  • How They Fared

    The Impact of the Comprehensive School Upon the University

    By Guy Neave

    Originally published in 1975 How They Fared looks at some of the effects of ‘going comprehensive’. The book's investigation provides information about the inflow of students from comprehensive schools. In what way do these students differ from their fellows from selective establishments? What…

    Hardback – 2018-10-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Higher Education

  • Restructuring Universities

    Politics and Power in the Management of Change

    By Geoffrey Walford

    Originally published in 1987 Restructuring Universities uses Aston University as a case study of the internal restructuring taking place in universities. Aston lost one third of its funding in 1981 and was told to reduce its student numbers by one fifth within three years. The university has a…

    Hardback – 2018-10-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Higher Education

  • The Crisis of the University

    By Peter Scott

    Originally published in 1984, The Crisis of the University looks at the way in which changes to intellectual life relate to the development of the different institutions that make up higher education. It examines the evolution of the liberal university that flourished in the 19th and early 20th…

    Hardback – 2018-10-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Higher Education

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