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Literacy

  • On The Rockby Andy McNab

    Transworld 2016; US$ 3.18

    This is the call he is always ready for. They?ve had word of a planned attack. That?s why he?s back here, opposite some suit who?s trying to tell him what he needs to do. But he knows exactly what?s required. Four men. Plain clothes. Eyes peeled. Three targets. Two cases. One car. Gibraltar isn?t an ideal location. Too many people. Too many blind... more...

  • World Literacyby John W. Miller; Michael C. McKenna

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 49.95

    International literacy assessments have provided ample data for ranking nations, charting growth, and casting blame. Summarizing the findings of these assessments, which afford a useful vantage from which to view world literacy as it evolves, this book examines literate behavior worldwide, in terms of both the ability of populations from a wide variety... more...

  • Assessing English Language Learnersby Guillermo Solano Flores

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 49.95

    Assessing English Language Learners explains and illustrates the main ideas underlying assessment as an activity intimately linked to instruction and the basic principles for developing, using, selecting, and adapting assessment instruments and strategies to assess content knowledge in English language learners (ELLs). Sensitive to the professional... more...

  • Reframing the Subjectby Kelly Ritter

    University of Pittsburgh Press 2016; US$ 28.95

    ?Mental hygiene? films developed for classroom use touted vigilance, correct behavior, morality, and model citizenship. They also became powerful tools for teaching literacy skills and literacy-based behaviors to young people following the Second World War. In this study, Kelly Ritter offers an extensive theoretical analysis of the alliance of the... more...

  • Studienbuch Schulleistungsstudienby Christine Sälzer

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2016; US$ 19.99

    Dieses Buch gewährt einen kompakten, aber verständlichen Überblick über die Methodik und Auswertung von verschiedenen Schulleistungsstudien und enthält eine erweiterte Diskussion des Kompetenzbegriffs. In Deutschland werden seit mehreren Jahren regelmäßig nationale und internationale Schulleistungsstudien durchgeführt, unter anderem die PISA-Studie.... more...

  • Reading- The Grand Illusionby Kenneth Goodman; Peter H. Fries; Steven L. Strauss

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 42.95

    What is reading? In this groundbreaking book, esteemed researchers Ken Goodman, Peter Fries, and Steven Strauss, explain not only what reading really is but also why common sense makes it seem to be something quite different from that reality. How can this grand illusion be explained? That is the purpose of this book. As the authors show, unraveling... more...

  • Quadrilingual Education in Singaporeby Rita Elaine Silver; Wendy D. Bokhorst-Heng

    Springer Singapore 2016; US$ 129.00

    This book explores Singapore?s language education system. Unlike previous volumes, which discuss the bilingual requirement for learning, it focuses on Singapore?s quadrilingual system, bringing together articles on each of the four languages ? English, Mandarin, Malay and Tamil ? as well as articles that examine more than one language. It highlights... more...

  • Der Majuskelgebrauch im Deutschenby Hans-Georg Müller

    De Gruyter 2016; US$ 140.00

    This study examines the function and acquisition of German capitalization. It aims to generalize previous theoretical approaches to develop an integrated model. The empirical portion investigates performance data from approx. 5,700 subjects, extending the findings into an acquisition model. Using neural network simulations, it differentiates... more...

  • Collaborative Coaching for Disciplinary Literacyby Laurie Elish-Piper; Susan K. L'Allier; Michael Manderino; Paula Di Domenico

    Guilford Publications 2016; US$ 28.00

    Today's standards challenge middle and high school teachers to teach their content deeply and meaningfully. This book provides an innovative coaching model for helping science, social studies, and English language arts teachers promote the reading, writing, listening, speaking, and thinking skills needed for high-level work in each discipline. Seventeen... more...

  • Media Literacy Education in Chinaby Chi-Kim Cheung

    Springer Singapore 2016; US$ 129.00

    The Chinese government has long kept tight control on both traditional and new media to prevent potential challenges to its authority. But, for better or worse, China has now reached a stage where it is difficult to exercise political hegemony through laws and regulations and the control of the mass media. China has become a global superpower and in... more...