Stories from the field
A Generation of Radical Change is an exploration of the significance and impact of policy changes since the 1944 Education Act was introduced, seeking to provide cases of the hopes, fears, successes and failures in response to the national policies that followed. With contributions from experienced...
To Be Published November 1st 2015 by Routledge
Is there life after death for secondary education? This book focuses upon the quality of learning. ‘Reform’, so called, too often begins with qualifications, examinations, institutional provision, paths of progression. All those are very important, but their value lies in the support they give to...
Published September 5th 2012 by Routledge
60 years of the British Journal of Educational Studies
Series: Education Heritage
Education Matters draws together a selection of the most influential papers published in the British Journal of Educational Studies by many of the leading scholars in the field over the past sixty years. This unique collection of seminal articles published since the first issue of the Journal...
Published February 13th 2012 by Routledge
The Future of Education and Training for 14-19 Year-Olds
There are two key questions at the heart of the ongoing debate about education and training for all young people, irrespective of background, ability or attainment: What counts as an educated 19 year old today? Are the models of education we have inherited from the past sufficient to meet the...
Published May 26th 2009 by Routledge
Examines the ideals which lay behind the development of comprehensive schools. Written by 14 British educationalists, this text considers the evidence and suggests how further progress might be made within the moral framework of secondary education for all, irrespective of background or ability....
Published March 11th 1997 by Routledge