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  • Teacher Professionalism in Further and Higher Educationby Jocelyn Robson

    Taylor and Francis 2007; US$ 55.95

    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 strongly held beliefs. Focusing on aspects of teachers'... more...

  • The Decline of the Guruby Philip G. Altbach

    Palgrave Macmillan 2003; US$ 51.00

    The academic profession faces new challenges everywhere. The pressures of mass higher education, accountability, fiscal constraints, distance education and the new technologies, and changing attitudes concerning academic work have combined to place unprecedented strains on the professoriate. There is no country that has avoided these challenges, although... more...

  • Teachers Matterby Christopher Day; Gordon Stobart; Pam Sammons; Alison Kington; Qing Gu

    McGraw-Hill Education 2007; US$ 46.00

    Based on a DfES funded study of 300 teachers in 100 primary and secondary schools in England, this book aims to identify different patterns of influence and effect between groups of teachers, which provide powerful evidence of the complexities of teachers' work, lives, identity and commitment. more...

  • Reconstructing Professionalism in University Teachingby Melanie Walker

    McGraw-Hill Education 2001; US$ 57.00

    Focuses on a small group of academics from different disciplines making sense of their teaching situations. This book is the story of a higher education project, and reveals how academics working together on researching their own teaching can both improve their students' learning and start to redefine their own professional roles. more...

  • Teacher Learning and Developmentby Peter Aubusson; Sandy Schuck

    Springer 2007; US$ 59.99

    Provides theoretical and practical knowledge on teacher education, development and professional learning. This book includes sections on: the role and significance of learning relationships; emerging dilemmas and challenges; and, processes of self-study in teacher education. more...

  • Teachingby David Johnson; Rupert Maclean

    Springer 2008; US$ 199.00

    The world-wide reform movement has now been in process for thirty years and it is therefore perhaps an appropriate point to consider its implications for the work of teachers thus far and to ponder on the future. It would be widely agreed that the reform movement in general, and in relation to teachersa (TM) work in particular, has brought advantages... more...

  • Education and Related Servicesby Susan Echaore-McDavid

    Infobase Publishing 2006; US$ 49.50

    With about one in four Americans enrolled in educational institutions, the Bureau of Labor Statistics ranks educational services as the second largest industry, accounting for nearly 13 million jobs. This book profiles 103 jobs in this field. The career profiles include: Coach, Cook, Groundskeeper, Independent instructor, and more. more...

  • Primary Teaching Today: An Introductionby Denis Hayes

    Taylor and Francis 2008; US$ 39.95

    Primary Teaching Today takes the reader ?behind the scenes? and alerts them to the fundamental attitudes and practices that every new primary teacher must acquire to make a success of their work and, crucially, to get maximum enjoyment while doing so. With a friendly narrative style and refreshing candour, the book focuses as much on what primary... more...

  • Seeking Integrity in Teacher Educationby Ann Katherine Schulte

    Springer 2008; US$ 129.00

    Offers a perspective on the analogous relationship involved when a teacher educator teaches teachers how to examine the impact of their own identities on their teaching while examining that herself. This book lets teacher educator examine the practice as a way of learning about teaching as well as challenging teacher education. more...