Educational Change & School Reform Products

  • Rebuilding Our Schools from the Bottom Up

    Listening to Teachers, Children and Parents

    By Fiona Carnie

    The aim of this book is to explore how teachers, students and parents can have more of a say in the education system - in how schools are organised and in what and how children learn. It does not promote a specific view of education, rather it considers the means by which educational purposes and…

    Paperback – 2017-12-07 
    Routledge

  • Chinese-Foreign Cooperation in Running Schools

    Edited by Lin Jinhui

    During the past decade, transnational education has grown rapidly and become a key initiative of internationalization of higher education. In China, one of the main forms of transnational education is Chinese-foreign Cooperation in Running Schools (CFCRS). In May 2017, there were 2545 CFCRS…

    Hardback – 2017-12-01 
    Routledge

  • Engaging Families, Educators, and Communities as Educational Advocates

    Edited by Sue Winton, Lauri Johnson

    This edited collection broadens understanding of family–school–community partnerships by focusing on how community groups, educators, and university professors engage with public education to achieve their own goals rather than goals defined by schools, school systems, and governments. Authors…

    Hardback – 2017-11-30 
    Routledge

  • Cultural-Historical Activity Theory Approaches to Design-Based Research

    Edited by Mike Cole, William Penuel, Kevin O'Neill

    Most intervention research in education aims to demonstrate the efficacy of specific programs and practices. The assumption is that if researchers can produce evidence-based programs that work in a variety of settings, educators will take them up on a large scale. Unfortunately, this approach…

    Hardback – 2017-11-28 
    Routledge

  • Rethinking Madrasah Education in a Globalised World

    Edited by Mukhlis Abu Bakar

    Why is there a need to rethink madrasah education? What is the positioning of Muslims in contemporary society, and how are they prepared? What is the role of the ulama in the reform process? This book explores these questions from the perspective of madrasah education and analyses curricular and…

    Hardback – 2017-11-27 
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Asian Education

  • Education in/for Socialism

    Historical, Current and Future Perspectives

    Edited by Tom G. Griffiths, Zsuzsa Millei

    This book re-examines aspects of historical socialism, and includes case studies of education within twenty-first century socialist and post-socialist contexts shaped by the trajectories of historical socialism. Through these case studies, contributions offer insights into key questions: How are…

    Paperback – 2017-11-08 
    Routledge

  • Education and Social Mobility

    Edited by Phillip Brown, Diane Reay, Carol Vincent

    The study of education and social mobility has been a key area of sociological research since the 1950s. The importance of this research derives from the systematic analysis of functionalist theories of industrialism. Functionalist theories assume that the complementary demands of efficiency and…

    Paperback – 2017-11-05 
    Routledge

  • Progressive Rhetoric and Curriculum

    Contested Visions of Public Education in Interwar Ontario

    By Theodore Michael Christou

    Progressive Rhetoric: Imagining Schools for a Modern Age in Interwar Ontario considers the ways that progressivist ideas and rhetoric shaped early curriculum and structural changes to Ontario’s public schools. Through a series of case studies, conceptual analyses, and personal reflections from the…

    Hardback – 2017-10-27 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

  • Privatisation, Education and Social Justice

    Edited by Geoffrey Walford

    Privatisation in and of education is a process that takes many different forms, and is deeply controversial. While the shift in who pays is certainly an important dimension of privatisation, there have also been changes in the management, provision, and delivery of schooling. In most of the…

    Paperback – 2017-10-24 
    Routledge

  • Mapping the Terrain of Education Reform

    Global trends and local responses in the Philippines

    By Vicente Chua Reyes, Jr.

    This book envisions the formulation of critical perspectives on education reform using the Philippine experience, recognizing the need to address relevant issues and challenges particularly in an increasingly globalized twenty-first century setting. A specific education reform project, the…

    Paperback – 2017-10-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Asian Education

  • Educational Policy Borrowing in China

    Looking West or looking East?

    By Charlene Tan

    For over a decade, Mainland China has been embarking on an ambitious nation-wide education reform ('New Curriculum Reform') for its basic education. The reform reflects China’s propensity to borrow selected educational policies from elsewhere, particularly North America and Europe. Chinese scholars…

    Paperback – 2017-10-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International and Comparative Education

  • Studies in Science Education in the Asia-Pacific Region

    Edited by May May Hung Cheng, Alister Jones, Cathy Buntting

    Consistent with international trends, there is an active pursuit of more engaging science education in the Asia-Pacific region. The aim of this book is to bring together some examples of research being undertaken at a range of levels, from studies of curriculum and assessment tools, to classroom…

    Hardback – 2017-09-18 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

3Series in Educational Change & School Reform

Product Search