Understanding Challenges, Providing Support
ESL Readers and Writers in Higher Education describes the challenges that studying in a second language pose for ESL students in U.S. post-secondary institutions, and offers suggestions for how teachers, advisors, tutors, and institutions might provide support that meets the reading and writing...
To Be Published April 30th 2015 by Routledge
Developing Self-Regulated Learners
Based on the assumptions that students expect feedback and want to improve, and that improvement is possible, this book introduces a framework that applies the theory of self-regulated learning to guide second language writing teachers’ response to learners at all stages of the writing process....
Published October 28th 2012 by Routledge
A curriculum roundabout?
Series: Woburn Education Series
This book is about curriculum change in secondary schools and shows how the quality of education has been affected by increasing intervention from central government. Following the story of one secondary school between 1957 and 2004, Norman Evans looks at: * the school before and after the...
Published August 24th 2005 by Routledge
Making Sense of Lifelong Learning looks beyond the rhetoric about lifelong learning (LLL), and asks long overdue questions such as, Who is actually in need of LLL? What are the motives of institutions, employers and the Government in promoting LLL? And, who says what is and what is not LLL?In the...
Published June 4th 2003 by Routledge
Institutions, academics & assessment of prior experiential learning
The Institute for Learning and Teaching in Higher Education (ILT) was launched in 1999 as a result of the recommendations of the Dearing committee. It is the only national body in the world which promotes the quality of teaching and learning in higher education. This book has four purposes:* to...
Published May 16th 2001 by Routledge