Understanding and Using Educational Theories (2nd ed.)

by Karl Aubrey,

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  • 9781526436603
  • 9781526454829
  • 9781526454805
This textbook gives readers a clear overview of a selection of the most influential thinkers on education in the last hundred year, including established names (Vygotsky, Bruner, Dewey), more recent thinkers (Freire, hooks, Claxton) and other key names whose writing has helped shaped our views on teaching and learning. This second edition includes new chapters on Albert Bandura, Dylan Wiliam and Carol Dweck.

Each chapter includes: 
  • Practical examples showing how theories can be used to inform classroom teaching
  • Critiques of each theorist exploring opposing viewpoints and the strengths and weaknesses of different ideas
  • Reflective tasks inviting you to apply what you've read to your own educational experiences. 

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  • SAGE Publications; November 2018
  • ISBN: 9781526454829
  • Edition: 2
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  • Title: Understanding and Using Educational Theories
  • Author: Karl Aubrey; Alison Riley
  • Imprint: SAGE Publications Ltd
Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 9781526436603
  • 9781526454829
  • 9781526454805

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Accessible and thorough overview of the key theorists important to all learning about education at this time. Important and game-changing educational thinkers such as Carol Dweck are critically explored, and their ideas illustrated with classroom applications. The link with other theorists is a gift to the reader - connections made that contextualise the educational thinkers. 

Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 9781526436603
  • 9781526454829
  • 9781526454805