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  • Privatschulen versus staatliche Schulenby

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2013; US$ 39.99

    Privatschulen wurden noch bis zur Jahrtausendwende eher als ?Ersatzinstrumente? pädagogischer Innovation, Vielfalt, Autonomie, Freiheit und Kreativität zur staatlichen Schule gehandelt. Heute bestimmen Themen wie Effektivität und Effizienz, Leistung und Erfolg, Bildungsmarkt, Wettbewerb und Ökonomisierung der Bildung den Bildungsdiskurs. Dieser kontroverse... more...

  • Dyslexia and Usby Susie Agnew; Jackie Stewart; Steve Redgrave

    Andrews UK 2013; US$ 4.99

    What do a member of the royal family, Olympic rowing champion, comedienne, retired construction worker, a job seeker, a parent, a prisoner and a vet have in common? They are among the many people who have shared their personal stories about what dyslexia means to them. Not every contributor is dyslexic but they have all been sufficiently affected by... more...

  • The Education and Care of Children with Severe, Profound and Multiple Learning Disabilitiesby Richard Aird

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 43.95

    This is a practical guide to managing the whole curriculum for children with severe learning difficulties (SLD). Crucial guidance and effective strategies are provided on how to reconcile the rights, needs and aspirations of such children in light of recent national trends and QCA guidelines. more...

  • Making the Moveby Haitham Al-Ghani; Kay Al-Ghani; Lynda Kenward

    Jessica Kingsley Publishers 2009; US$ 42.95

    This book provides guidance for schools and parents on how to make the transfer from primary to secondary as easy as possible for children with ASDs. It advocates the need for scrupulous preparation of transfer arrangements because children with ASDs struggle to predict the outcome of any new situation. more...

  • Managing Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder in the Inclusive Classroomby John Alban-Metcalfe; Juliette Alban-Metcalfe

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 43.95

    This book provides commonsense information and insights into the condition, and considers the: · key features of AD/HD and which warning signs to watch out for · educational implications for children diagnosed · pros and cons of using medication · case studies which demonstrate the successful and effective inclusion of children with AD/HD into mainstream... more...

  • Public or Private Education?by Richard Aldrich

    Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 68.95

    This collection of essays, edited by the distinguished historian of education Richard Aldrich, examines past, present and future relationships between the private and public dimensions of knowledge and education. Following the introduction, it is divided into three sections: * key themes and turning points in Britain in the eighteenth, nineteenth... more...

  • A Framework for Learningby Caroline Allen

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 48.95

    This book offers carers, practitioners and managers a tried and tested structure for enabling adults with a range of complex needs to develop their individual skills and experience. It also provides a flexible framework which is suitable for specialist colleges and training centers for people with learning difficulties. more...

  • Residential and Boarding Education and Care for Young Peopleby Ewan Anderson

    Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 61.95

    This innovative book identifies the key elements of good management and practice common to all residential child care settings - whether hospital unit, boarding school, children's home, special school or custodial care establishment - and important variations between the different settings. Using a model developed under the auspices of the Rowntree... more...

  • Katholische Schulen - beteiligungsgerecht?by Anna Noweck

    W. Bertelsmann Verlag 2013; US$ 28.76

    Before God all pupils are the same? - Not quite! When considering entrants Catholic schools do not always consider their applicants within the sense of Christian social ethics. Here, too, there are educational losers: those that are deprived, children of migratory backgrounds and the highly gifted and talented. The demand for independent Catholic schools... more...

  • Working with Asperger Syndrome in the Classroomby Gill D. Ansell

    Jessica Kingsley Publishers 2011; US$ 22.95

    The book begins by exploring how children with AS operate and the implications for mainstream school settings. It goes on to give practical advice for one-on-one working, DIY resources for visual learners, tools for effective assessment, and much more. Information on how personal wellbeing can be maintained in stressful situations is included. more...