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  • Valuing interdisciplinary collaborative researchby Keri Facer; Kate Pahl

    Policy Press 2017; US$ 31.31

    Universities are increasingly taking an active role as research collaborators with citizens, public bodies, and community organisations but they, their funders and institutions struggle to articulate the value of this work. This book addresses the key challenges in collaborative research in the arts, humanities and social sciences. more...

  • Measuring Noncognitive Variablesby William Sedlacek; David Kalsbeck

    Stylus Publishing 2017; US$ 27.99

    Measuring Noncognitive Variables: Improving Admissions, Success, and Retention for Underrepresented Students is written for admissions professionals, counselors, faculty and advisers who admit, teach, or work with students during the admissions process and post-enrollment period. It brings together theory, research and practice related to noncognitive... more...

  • Grounded Theory in Applied Linguistics Researchby Gregory Hadley

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 54.95

    This volume demystifies the procedures and practical uses of Grounded Theory, a well-established research methodology used around the world today by social scientists, teachers, and qualitative researchers. Intended for graduate students, supervisors, and researchers, it provides readers with the tools for understanding, justifying, and disseminating... more...

  • Research Designby Patricia Leavy

    Guilford Publications 2017; US$ 45.00 US$ 40.99

    This user-friendly book provides a step-by-step guide to using the five major approaches to research design: quantitative, qualitative, mixed methods, arts-based, and community-based participatory research. Chapters on each approach follow a unique format--they present a template for a research proposal and explain in detail how to conceptualize and... more...

  • Research Methods and Methodologies in Educationby Robert Coe; Michael Waring; Larry V. Hedges; James Arthur

    SAGE Publications 2017; US$ 35.00

    Best-selling, all-encompassing textbook for research methods in education. more...

  • Research-Based Learning: Case Studies from Maastricht Universityby Ellen Bastiaens; Jonathan van Tilburg; Jeroen van Merriënboer

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 86.78

    This book describes lessons learned from the implementation of research based learning at Maastricht University. Well-known for its problem based learning (PBL) educational model, Maastricht University implemented research-based learning (RBL) as a new educational concept in addition to PBL, around 2009. The model has taken the shape of an excellence... more...

  • The Wiley International Handbook of Educational Leadershipby Duncan Waite; Ira Bogotch

    Wiley 2017; US$ 195.00 US$ 169.00

    A provocative and authoritative compendium of writings on leadership in education from distinguished scholar-educators worldwide. What is educational leadership? What are some of the trends, questions, and social forces most relevant to the current state of education? What are the possible futures of education, and what can educational leadership... more...

  • Fabriquer le savoir enseignéby Jonathan Philippe

    Primento Digital Publishing 2017; US$ 13.99

    À travers la présentation et l?analyse de cours variés qu'il a observés en détail lors de diverses recherches et dans différentes institutions d?enseignement supérieur, l?auteur présente une série de constats qui lui permettent d?ébaucher une vision neuve et enthousiasmante de ce que signifie « construire un cours et/ou un savoir » pour un enseignant.... more...

  • Le travail de l'enseignantby Isabelle Vinatier

    Primento Digital Publishing 2017; US$ 13.99

    L?auteur étudie la notion de professionnalisme dans l?enseignement et prône l?expérience en classe. L?expérience professionnelle suffit-elle pour apprendre le métier d?enseignant ? Peut-on apprendre de l?expérience sans théorie de référence ? La didactique professionnelle est un champ de recherche initié depuis les années quatre-vingt. Dans cet... more...

  • Quelle éthique pour les enseignants ?by Eirick Prairat

    Primento Digital Publishing 2017; US$ 13.99

    Quelle éthique pour le professeur aujourd?hui ? Comment peut-il, dans la durée, soutenir un tel engagement ? Nous ne pouvons penser la professionnalisation en dehors de toute considération d?ordre éthique. Or, peu de choses ont été dites et écrites sur la morale professorale. L?ambition de ce petit livre est de répondre à deux questions distinctes... more...