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History

  • 10 History Lesson Plans for KS1, 1by Pam Larkins

    Andrews UK 2011; US$ 7.99

    These 10 History Lessons cover the programs of study for Key Stage 1 History as set out in the National Curriculum and are also based around the QCA topics Homes, Toys, Florence Nightingale, Fire of London and Guy Fawkes. Within each lesson are opportunities to develop chronological understanding, knowledge and understanding of events, people and changes... more...

  • 100 Most Popular Nonfiction Authorsby GERALDINE COLEMAN

    ABC-CLIO 2000; US$ 155.00

    Very few issues are as important as education today and Dr. Coleman weds extant research with personal experiences to provide a contextual framework from which the reader can garner a more intense understanding of the issues. She covers such issues as parental involvement, academic achievement, teacher attitude, discipline, student motivation, and... more...

  • The 12 Laws of Urban School Leadershipby Sean B. Yisrael

    R&L Education 2012; US$ 19.99

    The 12 Laws of Urban School Leadership was written to give urban school principals strategies for successfully implementing change, and achieving systemic reforms. The book also gives aspiring and novice principals a window into the real issues that affect the prinicpalship, and the circumstances that can determine success or failure. Veteran... more...

  • 1764-1804by Sandra Aebersold; Carla Aubry; Luca Godenzi; Norbert Grube; Eva Schaffner

    De Gruyter 2009; US$ 252.00

    The first volume of letters written to Pestalozzi contains 713 letters written between 1764 and 1804 by illustrious correspondents such as Karl Viktor von Bonstetten, Philipp Emanuel von Fellenberg, Hans Caspar Hirzel, Isaak Iselin, Johann Caspar Lavater, Anna Schulthess and 170 further writers, some of them unknown. The letters demonstrate Pestalozzi?s... more...

  • 1805-1809by Rebekka Horlacher; Daniel Tröhler; Sandra Aebersold; Carla Aubry; Luca Godenzi; Norbert Grube; Barbara Caluori; Claudia Mäder

    De Gruyter 2010; US$ 252.00

    The second volume of letters to Pestalozzi covers the years between 1805 and 1809 and contains almost 400 letters. In the Napoleonic era in Europe "education of the people" became an important issue on the national agenda, making Pestalozzi's method a matter of practical relevance. Furthermore, the letters reveal the counterarguments faced by Pestalozzi's... more...

  • 1810-1813by Rebekka Horlacher; Daniel Tröhler

    De Gruyter 2011; US$ 238.00

    The third volume of letters to Pestalozzi covers the years 1810 to 1813 and contains over 600 letters. They show how Pestalozzi's methods awakened interest in the different countries of Europe (Prussia, Russia, Italy, England). They also give insight into the first large crises within the organization of the Institute and show how high the demand was... more...

  • 1814-Juli 1817by Rebekka Horlacher; Daniel Tröhler

    De Gruyter 2012; US$ 224.00

    This new volume of letters to Pestalozzi covers the period between 1814 andJuly 1817. It thus encompasses the fall of Napoleon, the Congress of Vienna, and the great European economic crisis of 1816?17. This crisis adversely affected Pestalozzi?s Institute, already suffering from a reduction in enrollment because of public feuding among its employees.... more...

  • 1821-1827, Nachträgeby Rebekka Horlacher; Daniel Tröhler

    De Gruyter Oldenbourg 2014; US$ 210.00

    The correspondence in this volume shows England becoming interested in Pestalozzi?s method, thus opening the way to his reception in the U.S. and in Japan. At the same time, Pestalozzi came under increasing pressure from the Restoration during the 1820s. After Metternich?s institution of press censorship for immigrants, Pestalozzi left Yverdon in 1825... more...

  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Educationby Kaye Price

    Cambridge University Press 2012; US$ 64.00

    Prepares students for the different environments they will encounter when teaching Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children. more...

  • Abraham Lincoln’s Cyphering Book and Ten other Extraordinary Cyphering Booksby Nerida Ellerton; M. A.

    Springer 2014; US$ 179.00

    This well-illustrated book provides strong qualitative and comparative support for the main arguments developed by Nerida Ellerton and Ken Clements in their groundbreaking Rewriting this History of School Mathematics in North America 1607?1861: The Central Role of Cyphering Books. Eleven extraordinary handwritten school mathematics manuscripts are... more...