Post-Compulsory Education Products

  • Comparative Perspectives on Early School Leaving in the European Union

    1st Edition

    Edited by Lore Van Praag, Ward Nouwen, Rut Van Caudenberg, Noel Clycq, Christiane Timmerman

    Early School Leaving in the European Union provides an analysis of early school leaving (ESL) in nine European Union countries, with a particular focus on young people who were previously enrolled in educational institutions inside and outside mainstream secondary education. The comparative…

    Paperback – 2019-11-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International and Comparative Education

  • Management in Further Education

    Theory and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Harriet Harper

    Originally published in 1997. This book provides people moving into management roles in Further Education with an understanding of management theory applied specifically to Further Education colleges. Good management skills have been identified by the inspectorate as crucial to the future of this…

    Paperback – 2019-10-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Education Management

  • Uneasy Transitions

    Disaffection in Post-Compulsory Education and Training, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jenny Corbett

    Originally published in 1990, this title offers a range of perspectives from practitioners, administrators and researchers, examining personal experiences of disaffection in students and staff within the context of national political, social, and economic change. The transitions include moves into…

    Paperback – 2019-10-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Psychology of Education

  • Identity and Resistance in Further Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by Pete Bennett, Rob Smith

    In recent years, Further Education has reached a crossroads, with questions being asked about its function, aims and focus, as well as querying the role of the FE teacher, the key aspects of the curriculum and which values should inform FE pedagogy. Identity and Resistance in Further Education…

    Paperback – 2019-09-27
    Routledge

  • Transitions From Care to Independence:

    Supporting Young People Leaving State Care to Fulfil Their Potential, 1st Edition

    By Jennifer Driscoll

    This important book focuses on the critical role of educational achievement for the wellbeing and success of vulnerable youth in adulthood. It is concerned with three interconnected issues: the support which is or should be afforded to youth ageing out of state care to enable them to fulfil their…

    Paperback – 2019-09-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Social Work

  • Rethinking Pedagogy for a Digital Age

    Principles and Practices of Design, 3rd Edition

    Edited by Helen Beetham, Rhona Sharpe

    Rethinking Pedagogy for a Digital Age examines contemporary issues in the design and delivery of effective learning through a critical discussion of the theoretical and professional perspectives informing current digital education practice. This third edition has been thoroughly revised to address…

    Paperback – 2019-07-12
    Routledge

  • Teachers and Teaching in Vocational and Professional Education

    1st Edition

    By Sai Loo

    Teachers and Teaching in Vocational and Professional Education introduces a critical understanding of how teachers deliver occupational or vocational courses at various academic levels. Including wider coverage of work-related programmes and based on empirical research, this book uses the term…

    Paperback – 2019-06-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Vocational Education

  • Career Guidance for Social Justice

    Contesting Neoliberalism, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tristram Hooley, Ronald Sultana, Rie Thomsen

    This edited collection examines the intersections between career guidance, social justice and neo-liberalism. Contributors offer an original and global discussion of the role of career guidance in the struggle for social justice and evaluate the field from a diverse range of theoretical positions.…

    Paperback – 2019-04-15
    Routledge

  • Disability Research and Policy

    Current Perspectives, 1st Edition

    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 – 2019-03-22
    Routledge

  • Confidence in Critical Thinking

    Developing Learners in Higher Education, 1st Edition

    By Arlene Egan

    Confidence in Critical Thinking bridges the gap between theory and application for both new and established educators who wish to recognise their own critical-thinking skills, develop them and, in turn, support the development of their learners. By harnessing findings from research on design,…

    Paperback – 2019-03-14
    Routledge

  • Adult and Lifelong Education

    Global, national and local perspectives, 1st Edition

    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…

    Paperback – 2019-01-11
    Routledge

  • Creative graduate pathways within and beyond the creative industries

    1st Edition

    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 – 2018-10-18
    Routledge

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