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  • Lehrerbildung in Gewerblich-Technischen Fachrichtungenby Matthias Becker; Georg Spöttl; Thomas Vollmer

    W. Bertelsmann Verlag 2012; US$ 32.00

    The concepts for teacher training at vocational schools for commercial-technical subjects are put to the test. Although all stakeholders in this sector advocate high-quality instruction, there are different visions of adequate training. At the same time there is a lack of trainers for these commercial-technical subjects. The publication analyses the... more...

  • Education Policyby Richard Smith

    Wiley 2013; US$ 34.95

    Education Policy sees 12 philosophers of education critique current and recent UK educational policies relating to higher education and faith-based education, assessment, the teaching of reading, vocational and civic education, teacher education, the influence of Europe and the idea of the ‘Big Society’. Twelve philosophers of education... more...

  • The Routledge Companion to Severe, Profound and Multiple Learning Difficultiesby Penny Lacey; Rob Ashdown; Phyllis Jones; Hazel Lawson; Michele Pipe

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 59.95

    The Routledge Companion to Severe, Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties is a timely and rich resource with contributions from writing teams of acknowledged experts providing a balance of both academic and practitioner perspectives. The book covers a myriad of topics and themes and has the core purpose of informing and supporting everyone... more...

  • Who's Afraid of the Big Bad Dragonby Yong Zhao

    Wiley 2014; US$ 26.95

    PRAISE FOR Who?s Afraid of the Big Bad Dragon? ?This book unmasks the error of our policy makers? obsession with test scores and their misguided determination to get higher scores than Shanghai. Yong Zhao explains why the pursuit of higher test scores is an unworthy goal, both for China and the United States, because it is essentially authoritarian... more...

  • Commonsense Methods for Children with Special Educational Needsby Peter Westwood

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 48.95

    This fully revised and updated seventh edition of Commonsense Methods for Children with Special Educational Needs continues to offer practical advice on evidence-based teaching methods and intervention strategies for helping children with a wide range of disabilities or difficulties. The advice the author provides is embedded within a clear theoretical... more...

  • Quality Teaching and the Capability Approachby Alison Buckler

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 145.00

    This book provides an analytical exploration of the condition of teachers working in expanding school systems across the world, with a particular focus on the lives of women teachers in rural Sub-Saharan Africa. Drawing from award-winning research, it looks beyond the official portrayals of teachers? lives in order to better understand the reality... more...

  • The Politics of Authentic Engagementby Kathy Leslie; Judy Taccogna

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2015; US$ 34.99

    Strategies described in this book teach how to serve as a listener, teacher, leader facilitator, and initiator in engaging others within professional settings to do meaningful work that benefits students. more...

  • Education in a Globalized Worldby Nelly P. Stromquist

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2002; US$ 26.99

    Education at all levels?from primary school to university education?is undergoing a world wide transformation of its objectives, values, and practices. New technologies and communication practices have promoted the West's optimism that market forces can replace the former governmental responsibilities for social welfare and the inclusion of diverse... more...

  • Education in Franceby Anne Corbett; Bob Moon

    Taylor and Francis 2002; US$ 205.00

    In common with most industrialised countries, France has undertaken an ambitious programme of education reform over the last fifteen years. This book uses key extracts from contemporary writing to examine exactly how and why that process has happened, focusing on all stages of the education system. Sections cover the main characteristics of school... more...

  • Official Knowledgeby Michael W. Apple

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 52.95

    A powerful examination of the rightist resurgence in education and the challenges it presents to concerned educators, Official Knowledge analyzes the effects of conservative beliefs and strategies on educational policy and practice. Apple looks specifically at the conservative agenda's incursion into education through the curriculum, textbook... more...