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  1. How to be a Brilliant FE Teacher

    A practical guide to being effective and innovative

    By Vicky Duckworth

    How to be a Brilliant FE Teacher is a straightforward, friendly guide to being an effective and innovative teacher in post-compulsory education. Focussing on practical advice drawn from the author’s extensive and successful personal experience of both teaching and training teachers, it offers sound...

    Published August 27th 2013 by Routledge

  2. Moral Learning

    Integrating the Personal, Professional and Political

    Edited by Monica J. Taylor

    As moral educators we are more used to teaching others and researching their learning and moral development than reflecting on and writing formally about our own moral learning. We are not just professionals with an interest and supposedly some expertise in morality and education, we also have...

    Published July 22nd 2013 by Routledge

  3. Transformative Learning through Creative Life Writing

    Exploring the self in the learning process

    By Celia Hunt

    Arising from a research project conducted over two years, Transformative Learning through Creative Life Writing examines the effects of fictional autobiography on adult learners’ sense of self. Starting from a teaching and learning perspective, Hunt draws together ideas from psychodynamic...

    Published July 1st 2013 by Routledge

  4. Lifelong Learning in the UK

    An introductory guide for Education Studies

    By Anne O'Grady

    Written specifically for Education Studies students, this accessible text offers a clear introduction to lifelong learning and the impact it has on all areas of society. Assuming no prior knowledge of the subject, it explores what lifelong learning is, where learning can and does take place and who...

    Published May 28th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Global Perspectives on Higher Education and Lifelong Learners

    Edited by Hans Schuetze, Maria Slowey

    The global expansion of participation rates in higher education continue more or less unabated. However, while the concept of lifelong learning has figured prominently in national and international educational policy discourse for more than three decades, its implications for the field of higher...

    Published May 20th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Reconceptualising Feedback in Higher Education

    Developing dialogue with students

    Edited by Stephen Merry, Margaret Price, David Carless, Maddalena Taras

    Feedback is a crucial element of teaching, learning and assessment. There is, however, substantial evidence that staff and students are dissatisfied with it, and there is growing impetus for change. Student Surveys have indicated that feedback is one of the most problematic aspects of the student...

    Published May 9th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Learning and Living 1790-1960

    A Study in the History of the English Adult Education Movement

    By J F C Harrison

    Originally published in 1961, the book charts the dynamics of successive phases of the adult education movement and shows the social origin and development of the ideas and attitudes of those involved with it....

    Published May 8th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Challenges and Inequalities in Lifelong Learning and Social Justice

    Edited by Susan Jackson

    The connections and interactions of lifelong learning and social justice are complex and contested. Both are seen as a means to unconditional good, with little account taken of the inequalities and equalities located in constructions of power. This book develops critical ways to engage with...

    Published May 7th 2013 by Routledge

  9. Enabling Reflective Learning in Lifelong Career Guidance

    Edited by Ruggiera Sarcina, Simona Marchi, Furio Bednarz, Massimo Tomassini, Galina Markova, Francesco Consoli

    This book is based on a fieldwork intensive, EU funded project, aimed at sustaining the empowerment processes of career guidance practitioners by developing their awareness and use of their individual, organizational and networking resources. The field work activity was carried out in three...

    Published March 28th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Contemporary Apprenticeship

    International Perspectives on an Evolving Model of Learning

    Edited by Alison Fuller, Lorna Unwin

    Throughout the world, people understand the meaning of 'apprenticeship'. As a model of learning and skill formation, apprenticeship has adapted over the years to reflect changes in work, in technology, and in the types of knowledge that underpin occupational expertise. Apprenticeship serves the...

    Published December 6th 2012 by Routledge