By bringing together a distinguished group of scholars who have deep, extensive and complementary knowledge and expertise of the Chinese education system, this book engages in detailed discussions on contemporary issues about teachers and teaching in China. It locates teachers’ work and lives in a...
To Be Published August 31st 2014 by Routledge
Building and sustaining quality in testing times
This book unpicks the complex, dynamic blend of individuals’ psychological and professional assets, workplace conditions and leadership support which enable teachers who stay in teaching to continue to make a difference in their careers, regardless of shifts in policy, workplace, professional and...
Published December 12th 2013 by Routledge
The New Lives of Teachers examines the varied, often demanding commitments on teachers’ lives today as they attempt to pursue careers in primary and secondary education. Building upon Huberman’s classic study, it probes not only teachers’ everyday lives, but also the ways in which they negotiate...
Published May 18th 2010 by Routledge