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  • Arbeitsorientierte Grundbildungby Beatrice Preising; Kathleen Rothe

    W. Bertelsmann Verlag 2011; US$ 18.58

    Der Leitfaden geht auf die Ursachen und Auswirkungen von funktionalem Analphabetismus ein. Er beschreibt die Lebenssituation der Betroffenen und wird durch Fallbeispiele und Zitate ergänzt. Fachkräfte, die mit der Implementierung entsprechender Angebote vor Ort betraut sind, erhalten eine praxisnahe Hilfestellung zur Umsetzung eines arbeitsorientierten... more...

  • Emotionale Bedingungen des Fernstudiumsby Sabrina Matuschke

    Diplomica Verlag 2011; US$ 51.57

    Hauptbeschreibung Negative Emotionen, wie zum Beispiel Angst, können den Lernprozess hemmen. Schlechte Ergebnisse sind die Folge. Positive Emotionen, wie Freude am Lernen, bringen dagegen i. d. R. positivere Ergebnisse mit sich. Diese Tatsache ist in der Praxis des Unterrichts und Lernens seit langem bekannt. Aber spielen im Fernstudium die gleichen... more...

  • Literacy as a Moral Imperativeby Rebecca Powell

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 1999; US$ 25.99

    In this important book on literacy and teaching practices, education scholar and former schoolteacher Rebecca Powell argues that the decisions we make about literacy in a pluralistic society are fundamentally moral ones, either supporting inequitable power relationships, or seeking to transform them. more...

  • Oxford Student Pranksby Richard O Smith

    The History Press 2010; US$ 11.65

    <div>Oxford University is famed for the intelligence and innovation of its students. However, not all the undergraduates have devoted their talents to academia; instead they spent their time devising ingenious and hilarious pranks to play on their unsuspecting dons. This entertaining volume recalls some of the greatest stunts and practical... more...

  • The 'Girl Question' in Education (RLE Edu F)by Jane Bernard-Powers

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 54.95

    This book is a history of the genesis and development of vocational education for young women in the United States. Home economics, trade training and commercial education ? the three key areas of vocational training available to young women during the progressive era ? are the focus of this work. Beginning with a study of the "woman question", or... more...

  • Adult Literacy as Social Practiceby Uta Papen

    Taylor and Francis 2005; US$ 60.95

    With a radically new perspective on reading, writing and mathematics for adults, this refreshing and challenging book shows how teachers and curriculum developers have much to gain from understanding the role of literacy in learners' lives, bringing in their families, social networks and jobs. Looking at the practicalities of how teachers and students... more...

  • Book Bands for Guided Readingby Suzanne Baker; Shirley Bickler; Sue Bodman

    Institute of Education Press 2012; US$ 48.95

    This book is the authoritative publication in the UK, enabling schools to create, audit and supplement a high-quality library of sets of books for use with groups of Foundation and Key Stage 1 children. more...

  • Changing Livesby Barbara Ann Cole; Helen Gunter

    Institute of Education Press 2010; US$ 34.95

    Telling stories of completing doctoral studies at a particular personal and professional stage in their lives, this title features contributors who reveal their experience of the resultant life changes, and speaks to people who are at different stages in their own careers and studies. more...

  • Children And Books In The Modern Worldby Ed Marum

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 61.95

    This text is concerned with contemporary attitudes and approaches to the teaching of literacy, children's literature and other non-book texts and media. Based on research from the UK, the USA and Europe it makes a contribution to theory and practice. more...

  • City Literaciesby Eve Gregory; Ann Williams

    Taylor and Francis 2002; US$ 62.95

    City Literacies explores the lives and literacies of different generations of people living in two contrasting areas of London at the end of the 20th century: Spitalfields and the City. This contrast outwardly symbolizes the huge difference between poverty and wealth existing in Britain at this time. The book presents a study of living, learning... more...