The Leading eBooks Store Online
for Kindle Fire, Apple, Android, Nook, Kobo, PC, Mac, BlackBerry...
New to eBooks.com?Learn more
- Bestsellers - This Week
- Foreign Language Study
- Bestsellers - Last 6 months
- Graphic Books
- Health & Fitness
- Political Science
- Biography & Autobiography
- Psychology & Psychiatry
- Body Mind & Spirit
- House & Home
- Business & Economics
- Children's & Young Adult Fiction
- Juvenile Nonfiction
- Language Arts & Disciplines
- Crafts & Hobbies
- Science Fiction
- Current Events
- Literary Collections
- Literary Criticism
- Literary Fiction
- Social Science
- The Environment
- Sports & Recreation
- Family & Relationships
- Study Aids
- Folklore & Mythology
- Food and Wine
- Performing Arts
- True Crime
- Foreign Language Books
- Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 42.95
At a time when debate over school reform commands unprecedented attention, Judith L. Pace argues we must grapple with the underlying challenges of classroom teaching and, at the same time, strive to realize the ideals of democratic education. Building on three qualitative studies in grades four through twelve, The Charged Classroom examines the deeply... more...
- OECD Publishing 2015; US$ 34.00
Vocational education and training (VET) programmes are facing rapid change and intensifying challenges. How can employers and unions be engaged? How can workbased learning be used? How can teachers and trainers be effectively prepared? How should postsecondary programmes be structured? This country report on Kazakhstan looks at these and other... more...
- Springer International Publishing 2015; US$ 179.00
This book promotes a radical alternative impact on youth policy in Europe to overcome the situation of vulnerability and discrimination of a growing number of youngsters in their transition from school to work. It follows a Human Development perspective in using the Capability Approach (CA) as analytical and methodological guiding tool to improve the... more...
- Rutgers University Press 2014; US$ 31.95
At the turn of the twentieth century, the United States was faced with a new and radically mixed population, one that included freed African Americans, former reservation Indians, and a burgeoning immigrant population. In The Autobiography of Citizenship , Tova Cooper looks at how educators tried to impose unity on this divergent population, and... more...
- Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2014; US$ 39.99
Im Zentrum der schulpolitischen Steuerung der Bildungsqualität stehen Maßnahmen wie Bildungsstandards, Vergleichsarbeiten, die Einführung des Zentralabiturs oder die Schulinspektion. Was aber vermag ein Zertifizierungsprogramm wie das der KulturSchule für die Schulentwicklung in Gang zu setzen? Niemand erwartet so große Effekte wie die Freisetzung... more...
- Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2014; US$ 49.99
Aus einer biografischen Perspektive stellt sich ein berufsbegleitendes Studium als Lebensereignis dar, dessen Bedeutung nur vor dem Hintergrund des bisherigen Lebensweges verstanden werden kann, das diesen aber zugleich fortsetzt und prägt. Unter Rückgriff auf die Transitionsforschung untersucht die Autorin die biografische Bedeutung berufsbegleitenden... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 48.95
Praise for previous editions? 'A comprehensive and illuminating resource on both citizenship and citizenship education.' ? David Hicks, Times Educational Supplement What is the role of citizenship? How can it be taught effectively? Learning to Teach Citizenship in the Secondary School is an essential resource for students training to... more...
- Springer International Publishing 2014; US$ 129.00
The spread of English as an international language along with the desire to maintain local languages lead us to consider multilingualism as the norm rather than the exception. Consequently, bi/multilingual education has bloomed over the last decades. This volume deals with one such type of education currently in the spotlight as an essentially European... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 155.00
In the World Library of Educationalists series, international experts compile career-long collections of what they judge to be their finest pieces ? extracts from books, key article, salient research findings, major theoretical and practical contributions ? so the world can read them in a single manageable volume. Readers will be able to follow... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 145.00
This book examines the political, ideological, and socio-cultural politics underlying the 2009 National Multicultural Curriculum Reform and recent multicultural education policies in South Korea. Unlike the conservative groups in Western countries who argue that supporting cultural diversity and the cultural rights of minority groups balkanizes ethnic... more...