Post-Compulsory Education Products

  • Adult and Lifelong Education

    Global, national and local perspectives

    Edited by Marcella Milana, John Holford, Vida A. Mohorčič Špolar

    Adult and Lifelong Education explores why politicians, researchers, and practitioners involved in educating post-school young people and adults have quietly abandoned the term ‘education’ in favour of ‘learning’. Bringing together contributions from experienced as well as younger scholars, and from…

    Hardback – 2016-03-24 
    Routledge

  • A Handbook for Leaders in Higher Education

    Transforming teaching and learning

    By Stephanie Marshall

    Written to assist those seeking to understand the key global drivers, and an overview of key challenges facing senior leaders and managers today, this book focuses on the complex and highly politicised area of teaching and learning in higher education. Providing tried and tested tips and techniques…

    Paperback – 2016-03-14 
    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 – 2016-02-29 
    Routledge

  • Choosing Students

    Higher Education Admissions Tools for the 21st Century

    Edited by Wayne Camara, Ernest W. Kimmel

    This volume brings a variety of perspectives to bear on the issue of how higher education institutions can - or should - choose students during the early part of the 21st century. Many of the contributors report on research to develop and validate potential tools to assist those responsible for…

    Paperback – 2015-12-07
    Routledge

  • Consultee-Centered Consultation

    Improving the Quality of Professional Services in Schools and Community Organizations

    Edited by Nadine M. Lambert, Ingrid Hylander, Jonathan H. Sandoval

    This book describes the theory, methods, and contemporary applications of consultee-centered consultation, a non-hierarchical, non-prescriptive helping relationship between a consultant and a person or group (consultee) seeking professional help with a client. The goal is to provide help in…

    Paperback – 2015-11-24
    Routledge
    Consultation and Intervention Series in School Psychology

  • The Reflective Practice Guide

    An interdisciplinary approach to critical reflection

    By Barbara Bassot

    The Reflective Practice Guide supports all students for whom the process of reflecting on developing knowledge and skills is crucial to successful professional practice. It offers an accessible introduction to a wide range of theories and models that can help you engage more effectively in critical…

    Paperback – 2015-11-03
    Routledge

  • Nonformal Education and Civil Society in Japan

    Edited by Kaori H. Okano

    Nonformal Education and Civil Society in Japan critically examines an aspect of education that has received little attention to date: intentional teaching and learning activities that occur outside formal schooling. In the last two decades nonformal education has rapidly increased in extent and…

    Hardback – 2015-09-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Asian Education

  • In at the Deep End

    A Survival Guide for Teachers in Post-Compulsory Education

    By Jim Crawley

    Working in post-compulsory education can sometimes feel like being "in at the deep end": teaching a highly diverse and sometimes challenging student group, trying to manage a rapidly changing and developing curriculum, a generally increasing workload and working with a level of bureaucracy that…

    Paperback – 2015-06-12
    Routledge

  • Choosing Nursing

    From application to offer and beyond

    Edited by Cathy Poole

    Becoming a nurse is a life-changing process and making the decision to study nursing at university is the first step. This short guide will help you decide whether it is the right move for you, give you an idea of which field of nursing might suit you best and provide useful tips for making a…

    Paperback – 2015-04-22
    Routledge

  • Learning in the Workplace (Routledge Revivals)

    Edited by Victoria Marsick

    The nature of the workplace and the workforce has changed rapidly in post-industrial society. Most workers are now facing the need for high levels of preparatory education, retraining for new jobs and the ability to continue learning at work in order to keep up with new developments. The book,…

    Hardback – 2015-02-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Informal and Incidental Learning in the Workplace (Routledge Revivals)

    By Victoria J. Marsick, Karen Watkins

    Today, rapid change is a constant challenge in the workplace, and thousands of individuals need to be involved in continuous learning. Traditional training approaches, however, do not emphasise informal and incidental learning. Furthermore, since informal learning us seldom designed, learning…

    Hardback – 2015-02-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Faith and Secularisation in Religious Colleges and Universities

    By James Arthur

    This book is a detailed study of higher education institutions affiliated to particular religions. It considers the debates surrounding academic freedom, institutional governance, educational policy, mission and identity together with institutions’ relations with the state and their wider…

    Paperback – 2015-02-09
    Routledge

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