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  • Models and Modelling in the Sciences

    A Philosophical Introduction, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen M. Downes

    Models now drive much of the research in climate science, economics, molecular biology, and several other fields in the natural and social sciences. Yet how models work as tools of forecasting, representation, and explanation remains unclear, inviting closer philosophical analysis. In this book,…

    Paperback – 2019-10-15 

  • Neanderthals in the Classroom

    1st Edition

    By Elizabeth Marie Watts

    This book discusses evolution as the intersection where religious beliefs meet science. This unique interplay has led to an active anti-evolution movement in the US, which causes widespread confusion among the general American public and acts as a seed for students' misconceptions about the theory…

    Hardback – 2019-10-15 
    CRC Press

  • Developing Habits of Noticing in Literacy and Language Classrooms

    Research and Practice across Professional Cultures, 1st Edition

    Edited by Alyson Simpson, Francesca Pomerantz, Douglas Kaufman, Susan Ellis

    Noticing is an essential aspect of professional expertise in teaching — a skill that draws on deep professional knowledge in ways that affect how teachers are aware of, respond to, and meet the needs of their students. Being a ‘noticing teacher’ in the language and literacy classroom can make a…

    Hardback – 2019-10-15 

  • Influencing Higher Education Policy

    A Professional Guide to Making an Impact, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ant Bagshaw, Debbie McVitty

    Drawing together a team of expert contributors from across the sector to offer contemporary descriptions and critical reflection of practice in higher education, Influencing Higher Education Policy uncovers the nature of policymaking and interpretation. With a range of authors whose experiences…

    Paperback – 2019-10-10 

  • Epistemology and the Predicates of Education

    Building Upon a Process Theory of Learning, 1st Edition

    By Thomas Peterson

    Exploring the predicates of education from theoretical, practical and historical perspectives, this book revalorizes the central role of the humanities in the ethical and aesthetic formation of the individual. This book considers timely questions of process and epistemology in today’s academy. It…

    Hardback – 2019-10-10 
    Routledge International Studies in the Philosophy of Education

  • Designing Learning

    From Module Outline to Effective Teaching, 2nd Edition

    By Christopher Butcher, Clara Davies, Melissa Highton

    Bridging the gap between theory and practice, this fully updated new edition of Designing Learning offers accessible guidance to help those new to teaching in higher education to design and develop a course. With new considerations to the higher education context, this book uses current educational…

    Paperback – 2019-10-08 
    Key Guides for Effective Teaching in Higher Education

  • Using an Inclusive Approach to Reduce School Exclusion

    A Practitioner’s Handbook, 1st Edition

    By Tristan Middleton, Lynda Kay

    Clear and accessible, Using an Inclusive Approach to Reduce School Exclusion supports an inclusive approach to teaching and learning to help schools find ways to reduce exclusion and plan alternative approaches to managing the pathways of learners at risk. Offering a summary of the contemporary…

    Paperback – 2019-10-04 
    nasen spotlight

  • Short Wordless Picture Books

    Developing Sentence and Narrative Skills for People with Speech, Language and Communication Needs, 1st Edition

    By Kulvinder Kaur

    This collection of short wordless picture books helps to support children with speech, language and communication needs as they develop their expressive sentence and narrative skills through storytelling. Each book is comprised of six colourful images that follow a simple everyday routine such as ‘…

    Pack – 2019-10-01 

  • Memory in Education

    1st Edition

    By Robert Z. Zheng, Michael K. Gardner

    As our understanding of the human memory system broadens and develops, new opportunities arise for improving students’ long-term knowledge retention in the classroom. Written by two experts on the subject, this book explores how scientific models of memory and cognition can inform instructional…

    Paperback – 2019-10-01 
    Ed Psych Insights

  • Teaching Science in Diverse Classrooms

    Real Science for Real Students, 1st Edition

    By Douglas Larkin

    This book offers science teachers a new way of thinking about their work by drawing on cutting-edge research that explores new methods and strategies to make science accessible to K-12 students. Through engaging anecdotes and vignettes, this book empathizes with the challenges faced by contemporary…

    Paperback – 2019-10-01 

  • Assessment Policy Reform

    1st Edition

    Edited by Tina Isaacs, Iasonas Lamprianou

    This book highlights the impact of policy and politics on assessment across the globe. With contributions from England, the Irish Republic, Northern Ireland, Norway, Sweden, Switzerland, and Wales, it explores state-led assessment policies and practices that have been the subject of much debate. We…

    Hardback – 2019-10-01 

  • Family Centres and their International Role in Social Action

    Social Work as Informal Education, 1st Edition

    Edited by Chris Warren-Adamson

    This title was first published in 2001: Family centre practice is one of the success stories of the past twenty years. As well as contributing creative ideas to centre practice this important edited collection highlights the role of practitioners as developmental or informal educationalists.…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge Revivals

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