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New and Published Books

  1. The Nursery Year in Action

    Following children’s interests through the year

    By Anna Ephgrave

    Child-led learning in the early years allows children to thrive while making accelerated progress. Young children learn and develop best when they are in a stimulating environment which is carefully organised and equipped to meet their needs, interests and stages of development, and where each...

    Published March 30th 2015 by Routledge

  2. The Politics of Childhoods, Real and Imagined

    Volume 2: practical application of dialectical critical realism and childhood studies

    By Priscilla Alderson

    This book explores and charts the relation of dialectical critical realist concepts to many of the aspects of childhood. By demonstrating their relevance and value to each other, Alderson presents an introductory guide to applied critical realism for researchers, lecturers and students...

    Published March 29th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Routledge International Handbook of Children’s Rights Studies

    Edited by Wouter Vandenhole, Ellen Desmet, Didier Reynaert, Sara Lembrechts

    Since the adoption of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child (1989) children’s rights have assumed a central position in a wide variety of disciplines and policies. This handbook offers an engaging overview of the contemporary research landscape for those people in the theory and practice of...

    Published March 29th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Adult Language Education and Migration

    Challenging agendas in policy and practice

    Edited by James Simpson, Anne Whiteside

    Adult Language Education and Migration: Challenging Agendas in Policy and Practice provides a lively and critical examination of policy and practice in language education for adult migrants around the world, showing how opportunities for learning the language of a new country both shape and are...

    Published March 26th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Building a Community of Self-Motivated Learners

    Strategies to Help Students Thrive in School and Beyond

    By Larry Ferlazzo

    Award-winning teacher, blogger, and author Larry Ferlazzo is back with more insightful research and strategies for helping students want to care more about school and learning. In his previous books on motivation—Helping Students Motivate Themselves and Self-Driven Learning—he tackled ways to help...

    Published March 26th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Against Common Sense

    Teaching and Learning Toward Social Justice, 3rd Edition

    By Kevin K. Kumashiro

    The phrase "teaching for social justice" is often used, but not always explained. What does it look like to teach for social justice? What are the implications for anti-oppressive teaching across different areas of the curriculum? Drawing on his own experiences teaching diverse grades and subjects,...

    Published March 26th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Rethinking Field Experiences in Preservice Teacher Preparation

    Meeting New Challenges for Accountability

    By Etta R. Hollins

    The focus of this book is the centrality of clinical experiences in preparing teachers to work with students from diverse cultural, economic, and experiential backgrounds. Organized around three themes—learning teaching through the approximation and representation of practice, learning teaching...

    Published March 26th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Economization of Education

    Human Capital, Global Corporations, Skills-Based Schooling

    By Joel Spring

    Series: Sociocultural, Political, and Historical Studies in Education

    In this timely, cogent analysis of trends and powerful forces shaping global educational policy today, Joel Spring focuses on how economization is making economic growth and increased productivity the main goals of schools, and the ways these goals are achieved—including measuring educational...

    Published March 26th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Educational Psychology

    2nd Edition

    By Tony Cline, Anthea Gulliford, Susan Birch

    Series: Topics in Applied Psychology

    Educational Psychology, Second Edition offers a comprehensive overview of how key advances in social, developmental and cognitive psychology impact upon the role of educational psychologists working today. Written by leading researchers, the book also explores controversies and dilemmas in both...

    Published March 25th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Active Learning

    Social Justice Education and Participatory Action Research

    By Dana E. Wright

    Series: Teaching/Learning Social Justice

    While many educators acknowledge the challenges of a curriculum shaped by test preparation, implementing meaningful new teaching strategies can be difficult. Active Learning presents an examination of innovative, interactive teaching strategies that were successful in engaging urban students who...

    Published March 25th 2015 by Routledge

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Introduction to the Principalship: Theory to Practice
    By Leslie S. Kaplan, William A. Owings
    To Be Published April 1st 2015
  2. Educational Psychology, 2nd Edition
    By Tony Cline, Anthea Gulliford, Susan Birch
    To Be Published April 2nd 2015
  3. Rethinking Field Experiences in Preservice Teacher Preparation: Meeting New Challenges for Accountability
    By Etta R. Hollins
    To Be Published April 2nd 2015
  4. Decision Making for Student Success: Behavioral Insights to Improve College Access and Persistence
    By Benjamin L. Castleman, Saul Schwartz, Sandy Baum
    To Be Published April 5th 2015
  5. Affirmative Action and Racial Equity: Considering the Fisher Case to Forge the Path Ahead
    By Uma M. Jayakumar, Liliana M. Garces
    To Be Published April 5th 2015

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