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  • Educational Research and Professional Learning in Changing Timesby Jane Watson; Kim Beswick; Natalie Brown

    Springer 2012; US$ 69.95

    Educational Research and Professional Learning in Changing Times reports three dimensions of a longitudinal Australian study with the ultimate aim of improving the mathematics learning outcomes for all middle school students in preparation for the quantitative literacy requirements of the 21st century. It was also hoped to improve the prospects for... more...

  • Collective Responsibilityby Frances Whalan

    Springer 2012; US$ 39.95

    How to achieve school reform and organisational change has been a subject of much inquiry and interest by educators, education systems and academics. This volume advances both conceptual and methodological knowledge in understanding the cultural changes required at the school level to develop teachers’ collective responsibility for student learning.... more...

  • The World Bank and Educationby Steven J. Klees; Joel Samoff; Nelly P. Stromquist

    Springer 2012; US$ 29.95

    World Bank and Education: Book Blurb For more than three decades, the World Bank has been proposing global policies for education. Presented as research-based, validated by experience, and broadly applicable, these policies are ideologically driven, insensitive to local contexts, and treat education as independent of international dynamics and national... more...

  • Wissensmanagement in der Schulentwicklungby Kaja Heitmann

    Springer 2013; US$ 59.95

    Kann das im Kontext von Wirtschaftsunternehmen entwickelte Wissensmanagement für die Entwicklungsfähigkeit der Organisation Schule genutzt werden? Kaja Heitmann beantwortet diese Fragestellung aus einer systemtheoretischen Perspektive heraus sowohl theoretisch als auch empirisch. Eine Analyse der Organisation, die sich den Besonderheiten... more...

  • Theory into Practiceby Julie A. Gorlewski; David A. Gorlewski; Thomas M. Ramming

    Springer 1900; US$ 69.95

    This book does exactly what its title suggests: it takes the theoretical and conceptual nature of leadership and positions it in the real world of school governance – where teachers, administrators and community stakeholders grapple with issues of change, diversity, influence, motivation, policy, and law. Organized around the widely accepted Interstate... more...

  • Shifting Strandsby Bryant Griffith

    Springer 2012; US$ 69.95

    In this the sixth book of a series of exploratory and cautionary tales, Griffith revisits the sites of reflective knowledge and practical experiences that have been our historical presuppositions, and which are now in the process of flux and change. As in his previous books, historical discourse, what we know and can know about the past, is used as... more...

  • A Call for Engaged Leadershipby Cornell Thomas

    Springer 2012; US$ 69.95

    Most, if not all, individuals who have given any thought to the subject believe that students and teachers in today’s public schools deserve better. They deserve the same types of teaching and learning environments that are often found in elite private schools. Teachers in these environments combine the best of essentialist and progressive educational... more...

  • Expanding Notions of Assessment for Learningby Bronwen Cowie; Judy Moreland; Kathrin Otrel-Cass

    Springer 2013; US$ 69.95

    Assessment for learning [AfL] is bound up with students becoming autonomous lifelong learners who are active participants in the classroom and beyond. This book explores teacher and student experiences of AfL interactions in primary science and technology classrooms. Working from a sociocultural perspective, the book’s fundamental premise is that... more...

  • REPORT 02/2013 - Finanzierungby Philipp Gonon; Elke Gruber; Ekkehard Nuissl von Rein; Josef Schrader

    W. Bertelsmann Verlag 2013; US$ 17.53

    Aus dem Inhalt (u.a.): Normann Müller: Unterinvestieren Betriebe in berufliche Weiterbildung? Lorenz Lassnigg, Stefan Vogtenhuber: Neuere Schätzungen zur öffentlichen und privaten Finanzierung der Erwachsenenbildung in Österreich Bernd Käpplinger, Erik Haberzeth, Claudia Kulmus: Finanzierung von Bildung im Lebenslauf - Was Hänschen finanziert bekommt,... more...

  • Arbeitsweltorientierung und Schuleby Gewerkschaft Erziehung und Wissenschaft Hauptvorstand

    W. Bertelsmann Verlag 2013; US$ 10.27

    If pupils get informed early about the requirements of the world of employment, they will be able to make career choices that are not a momentary snap-shot but the result of informed, personal decision, which thus results in greater weighting. The authors of the publication "Employment orientation and school" attempt to commence this information... more...