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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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81-90 of 122 results in Routledge Research in Education
  1. International Case Studies of Dyslexia

    Edited by Peggy L. Anderson, Regine Meier-Hedde

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    Dyslexia is a disability that exists in all countries that have high expectations for literacy. The inability to read in spite of normal intellectual potential represents one of the most puzzling educational challenges for literate societies, regardless of the culture or language. This book...

    Published September 4th 2012 by Routledge

  2. Social Studies as New Literacies in a Global Society

    Relational Cosmopolitanism in the Classroom

    By Mark Baildon, James S. Damico

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    This book reconceptualizes social studies teaching and learning in ways that will help prepare students to live in "new times" – prepared for new forms of labor in the post-industrial economy, equipped to handle new and emerging technologies and function in the new media age, and prepared to...

    Published September 4th 2012 by Routledge

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. Teacher Development in Higher Education

    Existing Programs, Program Impact, and Future Trends

    Edited by Eszter Simon, Gabriela Pleschová

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    Concerns about the quality of teaching and learning in higher education have given rise to teacher development programs and centers around the world. This book investigates the challenges and complexities of creating instructional development programs for present and future academics. Using case...

    Published August 19th 2012 by Routledge

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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

Forthcoming Books

  1. Chinese Students’ Writing in English: Implications from a corpus-driven study
    By Maria Leedham
    To Be Published August 26th 2014
  2. Constructing Narratives of Continuity and Change: A transdisciplinary approach to researching lives
    Edited by Hazel Reid, Linden West
    To Be Published August 26th 2014
  3. Education, Philosophy and Well-being: New perspectives on the work of John White
    Edited by Judith Suissa, Carrie Winstanley, Roger Marples
    To Be Published August 31st 2014
  4. Teacher Development in Higher Education: Existing Programs, Program Impact, and Future Trends
    Edited by Eszter Simon, Gabriela Pleschová
    To Be Published August 31st 2014
  5. Rethinking School Bullying: Dominance, Identity and School Culture
    By Ronald B. Jacobson
    To Be Published August 31st 2014
  6. Lesson Study: Professional learning for our time
    Edited by Peter Dudley
    To Be Published September 2nd 2014
  7. 9/11 and Collective Memory in US Classrooms: Teaching About Terror
    By Cheryl Lynn Duckworth
    To Be Published September 2nd 2014
  8. Refugee Women, Representation and Education: Creating a discourse of self-authorship and potential
    By Melinda McPherson
    To Be Published October 5th 2014
  9. Organizational Citizenship Behavior in Schools: Examining the impact and opportunities within educational systems
    By Anit Somech, Izhar Oplatka
    To Be Published October 13th 2014
  10. 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 29th 2014

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