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Routledge Research in Education

This series aims to present the latest research from right across the field of education. It is not confined to any particular area or school of thought and seeks to provide coverage of a broad range of topics, theories and issues from around the world.

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91-100 of 129 results in Routledge Research in Education
  1. From Testing to Productive Student Learning

    Implementing Formative Assessment in Confucian-Heritage Settings

    By David Carless

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    Research evidence indicates that formative assessment is one of the most effective ways of enhancing student learning. It is, however, difficult to implement successfully, principally because what is tested through summative assessment has such a powerful influence on teacher and student actions....

    Published September 3rd 2012 by Routledge

  2. Education, Indigenous Knowledges, and Development in the Global South

    Contesting Knowledges for a Sustainable Future

    By Anders Breidlid

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    The book's focus is the hegemonic role of so-called modernist, Western epistemology that spread in the wake of colonialism and the capitalist economic system, and its exclusion and othering of other epistemologies. Through a series of case studies the book discusses how the domination of Western...

    Published August 23rd 2012 by Routledge

  3. Mathematical Relationships in Education

    Identities and Participation

    Edited by Laura Black, Heather Mendick, Yvette Solomon

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    This book brings together scholars working in the field of mathematics education to examine the ways in which learners form particular relationships with mathematics in the context of formal schooling. While demand for the mathematically literate citizen increases, many learners continue to reject...

    Published July 26th 2012 by Routledge

  4. Perspectives on Supported Collaborative Teacher Inquiry

    Edited by David Slavit, Tamara Holmlund Nelson, Anne Kennedy

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    Supported collaborative teacher inquiry (SCTI) describes the process of professional development in which teacher teams build collaborative structures for the purpose of inquiring into aspects of their own instructional practice. Professional development performed collaboratively and grounded in "...

    Published July 26th 2012 by Routledge

  5. Cross-Cultural Perspectives on Policy and Practice

    Decolonizing Community Contexts

    Edited by Jennifer Lavia, Michele Moore

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    This book provides a space in which struggles for indigenous knowledge within communities are articulated, valued, heard, and responded to. The volume takes change as its focus, yet acknowledges that the origins and significance of change are frequently found to be unsettling. Contributors explore...

    Published July 26th 2012 by Routledge

  6. International Perspectives on the Goals of Universal Basic and Secondary Education

    Edited by Joel E. Cohen, Martin B. Malin

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    Although universal schooling has been adopted as a goal by international organizations, bilateral aid agencies, national governments, and non-profit organizations, little sustained international attention has been devoted to the purposes or goals of universal education. What is universal primary...

    Published July 26th 2012 by Routledge

  7. Traveller, Nomadic and Migrant Education

    Edited by Patrick Alan Danaher, Máirín Kenny, Judith Remy Leder

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    Traveller, Nomadic and Migrant Education presents international accounts of approaches to educating mobile communities such as circus and fairground people, herders, hunters, Roma and Travellers. The chapters focus on three key dimensions of educational change: the client group moving from school...

    Published July 26th 2012 by Routledge

  8. Working-Class Minority Students' Routes to Higher Education

    By Roberta Espinoza

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    While stories of working-class and minority students overcoming obstacles to attend and graduate from college tend to emphasize the individualistic and meritocratic aspect, this book - based in extensive empirical study of American high school classrooms, and in theories of social and cultural...

    Published July 25th 2012 by Routledge

  9. Manufacturing Citizenship

    Education and Nationalism in Europe, South Asia and China

    Edited by Veronique Benei

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    In recent years citizenship has emerged as a very important topic in the sciences, mainly as a result of the effects of migration, population displacements and cultural heterogeneity. This book focuses on educational enterprise and how it affects national ambitions, cultural preferences and...

    Published July 12th 2012 by Routledge

  10. Educational Transitions

    Moving Stories from Around the World

    Edited by Divya Jindal-Snape

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    Despite variations of educational systems, when transitions in education occur, the pedagogical challenges that teachers and pupils undergo are quite similar across the globe. Transitions are phases in which pupils, peer groups and teachers have to renegotiate and rebuild their learning environment...

    Published July 10th 2012 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. 9/11 and Collective Memory in US Classrooms: Teaching About Terror
    By Cheryl Lynn Duckworth
    To Be Published October 27th 2014
  2. The Age of STEM: Educational policy and practice across the world in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
    Edited by Brigid Freeman, Simon Marginson, Russell Tytler
    To Be Published October 30th 2014
  3. Arts-based and Contemplative Practices in Research and Teaching: Honouring Presence
    Edited by Susan Walsh, Barbara Bickel, Carl Leggo
    To Be Published November 20th 2014
  4. Mainstreams, Margins and the Spaces In-between: New possibilities for education research
    Edited by Karen Trimmer, Ali Black, Stewart Riddle
    To Be Published November 26th 2014
  5. Interrogating Critical Pedagogy: The Voices of Educators of Color in the Movement
    Edited by Pierre Wilbert Orelus, Rochelle Brock
    To Be Published November 28th 2014
  6. Landscapes of Specific Literacies in Contemporary Society: Exploring a social model of literacy
    Edited by Vicky Duckworth, Gordon Ade-Ojo
    To Be Published December 5th 2014
  7. Education, Nature, and Society
    By Stephen Gough
    To Be Published December 18th 2014
  8. Learning Technologies and the Body: Integration and Implementation In Formal and Informal Learning Environments
    Edited by Victor Lee
    To Be Published December 18th 2014
  9. Progressive Sexuality Education: The Conceits of Secularism
    By Mary Lou Rasmussen
    To Be Published January 15th 2015
  10. My School: Listening to parents, teachers and students from a disadvantaged educational setting
    By Lesley Scanlon
    To Be Published January 27th 2015

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