Innovative Modelling Techniques in Educational Research is a ground-breaking book in the field of educational research. It introduces new methodology and theory in the sub-fields of Improvement and Leadership Research, Educational Effectiveness Research, Education Policy Research, Higher Education,...
To Be Published October 1st 2015 by Routledge
Developing and Utilising Metrics
Data metrics in schools are becoming increasingly complex, but despite their best efforts, teachers and academics generally find them something of a ‘black-box’. This book lifts the lid on that box, exploring the provenance and problematization of existing techniques and developing new algorithms...
Published December 7th 2010 by Routledge
Innovations in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Learning and Teaching
This Handbook presents the latest thinking and current examples of design research in education. Design-based research involves introducing innovations into real-world practices (as opposed to constrained laboratory contexts) and examining the impact of those designs on the learning process....
Published June 19th 2008 by Routledge
A Practical Guide for Comparing and Achieving Effectiveness
Benchmarking is a term used by the DfEE and OFSTED to describe a school's performance against a national or local average. This useful guide helps senior management teams of schools or colleges, to undertake their own benchmarking, with the aim of increasing effectiveness and improvement.Tony Kelly...
Published September 6th 2001 by Routledge
The Handbook of Research Design in Mathematics and Science Education is based on results from an NSF-supported project (REC 9450510) aimed at clarifying the nature of principles that govern the effective use of emerging new research designs in mathematics and science education. A primary goal is to...
Published April 1st 2000 by Routledge
This review of the Suez Crisis gives a chapter each to such key players as the Chief of the Imperial General Staff and the Secretary to the Cabinet. It incorporates 1956 releases from the Public Record Office to reassess the role of officials and the process of policymaking....
Published January 31st 2000 by Routledge