Post-Compulsory Education Products

  • Handbook of School Violence and School Safety

    From Research to Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Shane Jimerson, Amanda Nickerson, Matthew J. Mayer, Michael J. Furlong

    Periodic, high-profile incidents of school violence both in the United States and around the world have understandably resulted in public demand for increased school safety. This demand has, in turn, led to school safety policies and practices that have raced ahead of empirical research. This…

    Hardback – 2006-03-03

  • Learning in Organizations

    Complexities and Diversities, 1st Edition

    By Peter J Smith, Eugene Sadler-Smith

    Taking a fresh and innovative approach to the complexities and challenges inherent in organizational learning diversity, the authors show that there are no generic solutions. They argue there is no 'best way' of planning, organizing and implementing learning in relation to the workplace and instead…

    Paperback – 2005-12-22

  • Teacher Professionalism in Further and Higher Education

    Challenges to Culture and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Jocelyn Robson

    Teachers from further and higher education are rarely considered together. This book explores the differences and similarities that exist between these groups. It provides an up-to-date account of developments and brings together arguments and debates about both groups of teachers to challenge some…

    Paperback – 2005-12-22

  • Providing Support and Supervision

    An Introduction for Professionals Working with Young People, 1st Edition

    Edited by Hazel L. Reid, Jane Westergaard

    The focus of governments across Europe and the U.S. in recent years has been on an agenda for social inclusion. This is especially the case for some young people who for various reasons have become excluded from education, training and employment. This vital new guide to providing support in this…

    Paperback – 2005-12-15

  • The International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme

    An Introduction for Teachers and Managers, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tim Pound

    The International Baccalaureate (IB) is a respected qualification gaining increasing currency around the world, and which has been adopted by a wide variety of schools, both public and private. In the UK, growing dissatisfaction with the A-level system has led to an intense debate about alternative…

    Paperback – 2005-12-01

  • Universities and Globalization

    To Market, To Market, 1st Edition

    By Ravinder Kaur Sidhu

    Universities and Globalization: To Market, To Market examines the operations of power and knowledge in international education under conditions of globalization, with a focus on the three biggest exporters of higher education--the United States, Australia, and the United Kingdom. An…

    Paperback – 2005-11-23
    Sociocultural, Political, and Historical Studies in Education

  • Productive Reflection at Work

    Learning for Changing Organizations, 1st Edition

    Edited by David Boud, Peter Cressey, Peter Docherty

    This book is an accessible entry point into the theory and practice of work reflection for students and practitioners. Taking a cross-disciplinary approach, it covers management, education, organizational psychology and sociology, drawing on examples from Europe, the Middle East, North America and…

    Paperback – 2005-11-10

  • The Professional Counselor as Administrator

    Perspectives on Leadership and Management of Counseling Services Across Settings, 1st Edition

    By Edwin L. Herr, Dennis E. Heitzmann, Jack R. Rayman

    A largely undiscussed problem exists in the counseling community. Each year many excellent professional counselors with little or no administrative preparation or leadership experience are asked to assume administrative roles in schools, colleges and universities, state and federal government…

    Paperback – 2005-10-24

  • Adult Learning in the Digital Age

    Information Technology and the Learning Society, 1st Edition

    By Neil Selwyn, Stephen Gorard, John Furlong

    This engaging book sheds light on the ways in which adults in the twenty-first century interact with technology in different learning environments. Based on one of the first large-scale academic research projects in this area, the authors present their findings and offer practical…

    Paperback – 2005-09-22

  • Emotionally Intelligent School Counseling

    1st Edition

    Edited by John Pellitteri, Robin Stern, Claudia Shelton, Barbara Muller-Ackerman

    The concept of emotional intelligence (EI), which has steadily gained acceptance in psychology, seems particularly well suited to the work of school counselors and school psychologists who must constantly deal with troubled and underperforming students. To date, however, no book has systematically…

    Paperback – 2005-08-02

  • The New Handbook of Counseling Supervision

    2nd Edition

    By L. DiAnne Borders, Lori L. Brown

    The second edition of this ground-breaking book continues the mission of its predecessor: to provide a "best principles" and "best practices" overview of the counseling supervision process, one that is firmly rooted in the recent explosion of empirical research in this field. Sponsored by the…

    Paperback – 2005-07-20
    Lawrence Erlbaum

  • Adult Literacy as Social Practice

    More Than Skills, 1st Edition

    By Uta Papen

    With a radically new perspective on reading, writing and mathematics for adults, this refreshing and challenging book shows how teachers and curriculum developers have much to gain from understanding the role of literacy in learners' lives, bringing in their families, social networks…

    Paperback – 2005-07-14
    New Approaches to Adult Language, Literacy and Numeracy

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