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Testing & Measurement

  • McGraw-Hill Education SAT 2017 Edition (e-book)by Christopher Black; Mark Anestis

    McGraw-Hill Education 2016; US$ 20.00

    The go-to study guide that will prepare you for the SAT with inv aluable features and customizable test planer app    We've put all of our proven expertise into  McGraw-Hill Education?s SAT 2017  to make sure you're ready for this difficult exam. You'll get essential skill-building techniques and strategies developed by professional... more...

  • The Vocational Assessor Handbookby Ros Ollin; Jenny Tucker; Ian Greer

    Kogan Page 2016; US$ 49.95

    The Vocational Assessor Handbook contains practical advice for anyone involved with the assessment and verification of vocational qualifications, addressing the latest developments in vocational education and assessment. more...

  • Learning from Difference: Comparative Accounts of Multicultural Educationby Joseph Lo Bianco; Aydin Bal

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 129.00

    This book analyses the experiences of multicultural education in nine very different international settings uncovering insights from a vast variety of educational contexts.   Taking a multi-critical approach in reporting and discussing problems faced by increasingly multicultural and multilingual societies the nine case studies reflect radically... more...

  • Geteilte Gemeinschaft und mann-männliche Prostitutionby Holger Schönnagel

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2016; US$ 44.99

    Die vorliegende ethnografische Studiezur mann-männlichen Prostitution beschreibt Interaktionen und Sichtweisen vonMännern im Gaststätten-Kontext und entwickelt daraus Impulse für die SozialeArbeit in diesem Feld. Es wird vor dem historischen Hintergrund der Verfolgungdeutlich, dass die Männer trotz ihrer unterschiedlichen Lebenssituationen oftmalsgemeinschaftliche... more...

  • The Strong State and Curriculum Reformby Leonel Lim; Michael W. Apple

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95

    As Asian education systems increasingly take on a stronger presence on the global educational landscape, of special interest is an understanding of the ways in which many of these states direct their schools towards higher achievement. What is missing, however, are accounts that take seriously the particular construction of the strong, developmental... more...

  • Assessing Competence in Professional Performance across Disciplines and Professionsby Paul F. Wimmers; Marcia Mentkowski

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 119.00

    This book examines the challenges of cross-professional comparisons and proposes new forms of performance assessment to be used in professions education. It addresses how complex issues are learned and assessed across and within different disciplines and professions in order to move the process of ?performance assessment for learning? to the next level.... more...

  • Learning in Moroccoby Charis Boutieri

    Indiana University Press 2016; US$ 31.99

    Learning in Morocco offers a rare look inside public education in the Middle East. While policymakers see a crisis in education based on demographics and financing, Moroccan high school students point to the effects of a highly politicized Arabization policy that has never been implemented coherently. In recent years, national policies to promote... more...

  • Revolutionizing Global Higher Education Policyby Joseph M. Piro

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95

    The ?traditional? university model has been transformed globally, fueled by disruptive technologies, new learning platforms, increasing fiscal austerity, and the rise of knowledge economies. The Bologna Process, a European initiative intended to streamline higher education standards and qualifications, offers modernized, innovative pathways to learning... more...

  • Teacher Education in Taiwanby Shen-Keng Yang; Jia-Li Huang

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95

    Since the Teacher Education Act was in place in 1994, student teachers were educated through diverse educational institutions instead of the traditional normal schools (Taiwan?s equivalent of teachers? colleges). But such market-based teacher education has been altered by politics, society and culture in the direction of government-controlled teacher... more...

  • Selbstkompetenzenby Sebastian Lerch

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2016; US$ 39.99

    Selbstkompetenzen (personaleKompetenzen) sind in aller Munde. Sie werden von MitarbeiterInnen gefordert, inLernumgebungen gefördert und von unterschiedlichen Disziplinen systematisiert.Eine erziehungswissenschaftliche Grundlegung des Begriffs und seinerempirischen Dimensionen fehlt allerdings, und das ist wichtig, um die Bedeutungvon Selbstkompetenzen... more...