(Re)constructing Identities through Multimodal Literacy Practices
Today’s youth live in the interface of the local and the global. Research is documenting how a world youth culture is developing, how global migration is impacting youth, how global capitalism is changing their economic and vocational futures, and how computer-mediated communication with the world...
To Be Published October 24th 2014 by Routledge
Series: Literacy Teaching Series
Like its predecessor, Literacy Instruction in the Content Areas, Second Edition is written for undergraduate, graduate, and in-service teachers who want to integrate literacy processes into their content area instruction. In addition to extensive updating of earlier material, this new edition...
Published May 24th 2005 by Routledge
Series: IRA's Literacy Studies Series
Until now, there has been no systematic analysis or review of the research on gender and literacy. With all the media attention and research surveys surrounding gender bias and the inequities that continue to flourish in education, a synthesis of the research studies was needed to raise awareness...
Published July 31st 2002 by Routledge
Multiple Ways to Understand Knowing and Learning in a Complex World
Perspectives on Conceptual Change presents case study excerpts illustrating the influence on and processes of students' conceptual change, and analyses of these cases from multiple theoretical frameworks.Researchers in reading education have been investigating conceptual change and the effects of...
Published February 28th 1998 by Routledge