Post-Compulsory Education Products

  • A Practical Guide to Career Learning and Development

    Innovation in careers education 11-19, 1st Edition

    By Barbara Bassot, Anthony Barnes, Anne Chant

    A Practical Guide to Career Learning and Development is an essential guide for all those involved in careers education, either with sole responsibility or as part of a team.  With a focus on career happiness, resilience and growth, this exciting book offers effective pedagogical strategies,…

    Paperback – 2013-12-11
    Routledge

  • Classroom Observation

    A guide to the effective observation of teaching and learning, 1st 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. Offering practical guidance and detailed insight on an aspect of training that is a source of anxiety for many teachers, this thought-provoking book…

    Paperback – 2013-09-26
    Routledge

  • Theories, Policy, and Practice of Lifelong Learning in East Asia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Weiyuan Zhang

    As the centre of the world economy is moving to Asia, lifelong learning in Asia is attracting a great deal of attention in the educational field worldwide. Asia not only provides the largest education market, but also plays an increasingly important role in educational globalization. However, until…

    Paperback – 2013-09-13
    Routledge

  • Overcoming Disadvantage in Education

    1st Edition

    By Stephen Gorard, Beng Huat See

    Governments, local authorities, school leaders, and teachers all over the world want to improve the educational attainment and participation of all students, and to minimise any systematic differences in outcomes for social and economic groups. A particular concern is for those students from…

    Paperback – 2013-08-08
    Routledge

  • E-tivities

    The Key to Active Online Learning, 2nd Edition

    By Gilly Salmon

    The world of learning and teaching is at a watershed; confronted by challenges to previous educational models. One learning future lies in impactful, purposeful, active online activities, or ‘e-tivities’, that keep learners engaged, motivated, and participating. Grounded in the author’s action…

    Paperback – 2013-06-18
    Routledge

  • e-Learning and Social Networking Handbook

    Resources for Higher Education, 2nd Edition

    By Frank Rennie, Tara Morrison

    Digital resources—from games to blogs to social networking—are strong forces in education today, but how can those tools be effectively utilized by educators and course designers in higher education? Filled with practical advice, the e-Learning and Social Networking Handbook, Second Edition …

    Paperback – 2012-12-10
    Routledge

  • Basic Skills Education in Community Colleges

    Inside and Outside of Classrooms, 1st Edition

    By W Norton Grubb

    Nearly two-thirds of students require some form of remediation before taking college-level classes, and community colleges have become increasingly important in providing this education. Unfortunately, relatively few students complete the developmental courses required to make a transition to…

    Paperback – 2012-12-03
    Routledge

  • Ignorant Yobs?: Low Attainers in a Global Knowledge Economy

    1st Edition

    By Sally Tomlinson

    What happens to young people who are defined as lower attainers or having learning difficulties in a global knowledge economy? How do we stop those with learning difficulties or disabilities being seen as social problems or simply as consumers of resources? Governments in developed countries are…

    Paperback – 2012-11-19
    Routledge

  • Family-Centered Treatment With Struggling Young Adults

    A Clinician’s Guide to the Transition From Adolescence to Autonomy, 1st Edition

    By Brad Sachs

    Family-Centered Treatment With Struggling Young Adults is an indispensible guidebook to the unique set of problems and opportunities that families face when young adults are experiencing difficulty pulling anchor and setting sail. Renowned clinician Brad Sachs, PhD, provides both a conceptual…

    Paperback – 2012-11-05
    Routledge

  • Developing Effective Part-time Teachers in Higher Education

    New Approaches to Professional Development, 1st Edition

    Edited by Fran Beaton, Amanda Gilbert

    Part-time teachers have become an increasing part of the workforce in universities throughout the world. They work in a sector undergoing enormous change and debate about the purposes of the university for individuals, societies and economies. As part-time employees, however, they are not…

    Paperback – 2012-10-05
    Routledge
    SEDA Series

  • World Yearbook of Education 2007

    Educating the Global Workforce: Knowledge, Knowledge Work and Knowledge Workers, 1st Edition

    Edited by Lesley Farrell, Tara Fenwick

    The 2007 edition of this respected international volume considers the challenges facing work related education arising from the rapid expansion of the global economy and the impact of this on labour markets and individual workers. Including perspectives from the US, UK, Canada, Australia, Africa,…

    Paperback – 2012-03-26
    Routledge
    World Yearbook of Education

  • Evaluating Teaching and Learning

    A practical handbook for colleges, universities and the scholarship of teaching, 1st Edition

    By David Kember, Paul Ginns

    Every semester, colleges and universities ask students to complete innumerable course and teaching evaluation questionnaires to evaluate the learning and teaching in courses they have taken. For many universities it is a requirement that all courses be evaluated every semester. The laudable…

    Paperback – 2011-12-15
    Routledge

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