Post-Compulsory Education Products

  • The Development of the Mechanics’ Institute Movement in Britain and Beyond

    Supporting further education for the adult working classes, 1st Edition

    By Martyn Walker

    The Development of the Mechanics’ Institute Movement in Britain and Beyond questions the prevailing view that mechanics’ institutes made little contribution to adult working-class education from their foundation in the 1820s to 1890. The book traces the historical development of several mechanics’…

    Paperback – 2018-01-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

  • The Emotional Learner

    Understanding Emotions, Learners and Achievement, 1st Edition

    By Marc Smith

    The Emotional Learner combines practical advice with the latest evidence to offer essential guidance on how to understand positive and negative emotions. Taking its reader on a tour of the most significant research from psychology, neuroscience and educational studies, it reveals that in order to…

    Paperback – 2017-12-13
    Routledge

  • Nonformal Education and Civil Society in Japan

    1st Edition

    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…

    Paperback – 2017-10-12
    Routledge

  • Preparing Students for College and Careers

    Theory, Measurement, and Educational Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Katie Larsen McClarty, Krista D. Mattern, Matthew N. Gaertner

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

    Paperback – 2017-09-05
    Routledge
    NCME APPLICATIONS OF EDUCATIONAL MEASUREMENT AND ASSESSMENT

  • Teaching Sociology Successfully

    A Practical Guide to Planning and Delivering Outstanding Lessons, 1st Edition

    By Andrew B. Jones

    Teaching Sociology Successfully is a comprehensive guide to teaching, learning and delivering sociology, not only with success but with confidence. Carefully combing insightful anecdotes and practical ideas with key theoretical concepts on planning, learning styles and assessment, this book is an…

    Paperback – 2017-07-04
    Routledge

  • Graduate Attributes in Higher Education

    Attitudes on Attributes from Across the Disciplines, 1st Edition

    Edited by Carey Normand, Lorraine Anderson

    Graduate Attributes in Higher Education illuminates the value of graduate attributes for students, graduates and lecturers in higher education. A coherent, intelligent, subtle and important enhancement to the field, this text guides readers through a theoretical and historical analysis of graduate…

    Paperback – 2017-04-11
    Routledge

  • The Post-16 SENCO Handbook

    An Essential Guide to Policy and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Elizabeth Ramshaw

    This accessible, practical handbook provides essential guidance to SENCOs in sixth forms and colleges of further education on how to manage the support of students with additional needs, and how to work with their colleagues, students' families and external professionals to co-ordinate effective…

    Paperback – 2017-02-14
    Routledge
    nasen spotlight

  • Women's Career Development Throughout the Lifespan

    An international exploration, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jenny Bimrose, Mary McMahon, Mark Watson

    Women's careers have been a topic of research and discussion in many disciplines including sociology, business, industrial, organisational and vocational psychology, and career guidance. Despite the introduction of equal employment legislation in many countries, women’s patterns of career…

    Paperback – 2016-12-07
    Routledge

  • Integrating Critical and Contextual Studies in Art and Design

    Possibilities for post-compulsory education, 1st Edition

    By Jenny Rintoul

    Integrating Critical and Contextual Studies in Art and Design examines the relationship between two aspects of art education that appear at times inseparable or even indistinguishable, and at others isolated and in conflict: Critical and Contextual Studies (CCS) and studio practice. Underpinned by…

    Paperback – 2016-11-29
    Routledge

  • Access to Higher Education

    Theoretical perspectives and contemporary challenges, 1st Edition

    Edited by Anna Mountford-Zimdars, Neil Harrison

    How do we understand and explain who has access to higher education? How do we make sense of persisting and new forms of inequality? How can global, national and institutional policymakers and practitioners make higher education more inclusive? Access to Higher Education: Theoretical perspectives…

    Paperback – 2016-11-18
    Routledge
    Research into Higher Education

  • Sustainability at Work

    Careers that make a difference, 1st Edition

    By Marilyn Waite

    Sustainability at Work is a compelling guide for everyone who wants to have both a successful career and a career that makes a positive difference in society. Containing career advice of great value to students of sustainability, and explaining how they can apply their knowledge to their future…

    Paperback – 2016-10-05
    Routledge

  • Launching a Successful Research Program at a Teaching University

    1st Edition

    By Robert S. Ryan, Avidan Milevsky

    This practical guide addresses the challenges for building and maintaining a college research program in an environment that does not focus on supporting research activity and for those with a heavy teaching load. The challenges faced by teacher-researchers and solutions to issues are reviewed. The…

    Paperback – 2016-09-20
    Routledge

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