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Forthcoming Classroom Practice Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. What Teachers Can Learn From Sports Coaches

    A Playbook of Instructional Strategies

    By Nathan Barber

    The strategies used by winning coaches on the field can bring success to classrooms, too! In What Teachers Can Learn From Sports Coaches, you’ll uncover that the athletic arena and the classroom have more in common than you think. Author Nathan Barber demonstrates how many of the principles of...

    To Be Published August 24th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Creating Critical Classrooms

    Reading and Writing with an Edge, 2nd Edition

    By Mitzi Lewison, Christine Leland, Jerome C. Harste

    This popular text articulates a powerful theory of critical literacy—in all its complexity. Critical literacy practices encourage students to use language to question the everyday world, interrogate the relationship between language and power, analyze popular culture and media, understand how power...

    To Be Published August 25th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Designing Tasks in Secondary Education

    Enhancing subject understanding and student engagement

    Edited by Ian Thompson

    Engaging students in learning about their subject is a central concern for all teachers and teacher educators. How teachers view and use the pedagogic potential of different tasks to engage pupils with knowledge in different subjects, is central to this endeavour. Designing Tasks in Secondary...

    To Be Published August 31st 2014 by Routledge

  4. Lesson Study

    Professional learning for our time

    Edited by Peter Dudley

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    This book introduces readers to the development of Lesson Study (LS) in the UK, making historical connections to the growth of Lesson Study in Japan, East Asia, the US and Europe. It explains how to conduct LS in schools and educational institutions, providing examples of compelling, externally...

    To Be Published September 2nd 2014 by Routledge

  5. International Handbook of Research on Teachers’ Beliefs

    Edited by Helenrose Fives, Michele Gregoire Gill

    Series: Educational Psychology Handbook

    Teacher beliefs play a fundamental role in the education landscape. Nevertheless, most educational researchers only allude to teacher beliefs as part of a study on other subjects. This book fills a necessary gap by identifying the importance of research on teacher beliefs and providing a...

    To Be Published September 4th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Principles for Effective Pedagogy

    International Responses to Evidence from the UK Teaching & Learning Research Programme

    Edited by Mary James, Andrew Pollard

    The UK Teaching and Learning Research Programme (TLRP) worked for ten years to improve outcomes for learners in schools and other sectors through high quality research. One outcome of individual projects and across-Programme thematic work was the development of ten ‘evidence-informed’ principles...

    To Be Published September 7th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Easy and Effective Professional Development

    The Power of Peer Observation to Improve Teaching

    By Catherine Beck, Paul D'Elia, Michael W. Lamond

    Given the current economic climate and budget constraints facing schools, funding for professional development is continually reduced. And yet administrators still need to find methods to implement new instructional initiatives, such as the Common Core State Standards. This important book provides...

    To Be Published September 8th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Innovation, Technology and Converging Practices in Drama Education and Applied Theatre

    Edited by Michael Anderson, David Cameron, Paul Sutton

    This edition collection showcases the increasing intersections between drama and applied theatre, education, innovation and technology. It tunes in to the continuing conversation that has been a persistent if not prominent feature of our drama education since the advent of accessible computer based...

    To Be Published September 9th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Drama 3-5

    A practical guide to teaching drama to children in the Early Years Foundation Stage, 2nd Edition

    By Debbie Chalmers

    Series: Essential Guides for Early Years Practitioners

    Would you like to offer constructive, creative and exciting new dramatic learning experiences to the children in your setting? The importance of using drama to promote active and creative learning in the early years is widely recognised, and this fully updated second edition of Drama 3-5 will guide...

    To Be Published September 9th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Extending Support for Key Stage 2 and 3 Dyslexic Pupils, their Teachers and Support Staff

    The Dragonfly Games, 2nd Edition

    By Sally Raymond

    "This isn't learning: this is fun!" - dyslexic pupil "Fantastic ideas that engage learners in their learning: thank you!" - Teaching Assistant "I like finding tactics which help me win!" dyslexic pupil "My son is now asking to play spelling games!" - parent "I like playing homework games with my...

    To Be Published September 15th 2014 by Routledge