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  • Educational Genocideby Horace 'Rog' B. Lucido

    R&L Education 2010; US$ 34.99

    This book champions teacher care and concern for students as the driving force for change, exposing the causes and chronicling the effects of educational malfeasance. more...

  • What's Wrong with Our Schoolsby Michael C. Zwaagstra; Rodney A. Clifton; John C. Long

    R&L Education 2010; US$ 32.99

    This book examines the status of public education in North America and exposes many of the absurd instructional practices found in all-too-many schools. Written by three experienced educators, this book provides readers with a direct window into public education. The language is straightforward, the case studies based on real events, and the research... more...

  • Oxford, the Collegiate Universityby Ted Tapper; David Palfreyman

    Springer Netherlands 2010; US$ 137.44

    Oxford, the Collegiate University addresses the possible shift in balance of authority at one of the world's greatest universities, and arrives at a positive conclusion. Oxford will continue to remain an effective collegiate university and, while its identity will change, its core values persist. more...

  • Crossing Borders in East Asian Higher Educationby David W. Chapman; William K. Cummings; Gerard A. Postiglione

    Springer Netherlands 2010; US$ 179.73

    Crossing Borders in East Asian Higher Education examines issues that have emerged as higher education systems across East Asia confront and adapt to the changing economic, social, and educational environments in which they now operate. more...

  • What Does It Mean to Be Well Educated?by Alfie Kohn

    Beacon Press 2004; US$ 16.00

    Time magazine has called him'perhaps the country's most outspoken critic of education's fixation on grades [and] test scores.' And the Washington Post says he is 'the most energetic and charismatic figure standing in the way of a major federal effort to make standardized curriculums and tests a fact of life in every U.S. school.' In this new collection... more...

  • Global Pathways to Abolishing Physical Punishmentby Joan E. Durrant; Anne B. Smith

    Taylor and Francis 2010; US$ 54.95

    This book describes the unfolding of a global phenomenon: the legal prohibition of physical punishment of children. Until thirty years ago, this near-universal practice was considered appropriate, necessary and a parental right. But a paradigm shift in conceptions of childhood has led to a global movement to redefine it as violence and as a violation... more...

  • Towards Fairer University Assessmentby Nerilee Flint; Bruce Johnson

    Taylor and Francis 2010; US$ 50.95

    After all the hours of studying, reading and preparation, the nights spent revising and the writing and re-writing of assignments, ?success? for university students can often be represented with a single grade or digit, summing up a wide range of activities. The authors of this timely book ask how fair that assessment is. This book is about a long-ignored... more...

  • Rediscovering Apprenticeshipby Felix Rauner; Erica Smith

    Springer Netherlands 2010; US$ 137.44

    Around the world, vocational education programs have seen a renewed interest in apprenticeships. This volume discusses that interest and analyzes from various perspectives the steps towards the implementation of innovative apprenticeship programs. more...

  • Changing Schools in an Era of Globalizationby John Chi-Kin Lee; Brian J. Caldwell

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 54.95

    Much has been written about globalization and the challenge of preparing young people for the new world of work and life in times of complexity and continuous change. However, few works have examined how globalization has and will continue to shape education in the East. This volume discusses education within the context of globalization and examines... more...

  • Diploma Mattersby Linda Murray

    Wiley 2011; US$ 29.95 US$ 26.50

    In our current education system too many high school students wind up with too few choices. Students are locked into what is decided for them by a broken system. Too often, they are handed a diploma that holds an empty promise. This practical field book is filled with effective tools from The Education Trust–West. Diploma Matters helps school... more...