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New and Published Books

  1. Early Career English Teachers in Action

    Learning from Experience, Developing Expertise

    Edited by Robert Rozema, Lindsay Ellis

    The first few years of teaching are critical to the professional development of effective English teachers. In these crucial years, new teachers establish their identities, learn the ins and outs of the curriculum, acclimate to unfamiliar communities, and cope with student behaviors that they never...

    Published August 31st 2014 by Routledge

  2. 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 31st 2014 by Routledge

  3. Becoming an Outstanding Primary School Teacher

    2nd Edition

    By Russell Grigg

    What is meant by outstanding teaching?What makes the best teachers stand out from the rest?How can I develop my own practice to become an outstanding teacher myself? Whether you are training to become a primary school teacher or you are newly qualified and striving to improve your practice, this...

    Published August 27th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Writing in Social Spaces

    A social processes approach to academic writing

    By Rowena Murray

    Series: Research into Higher Education

    Writing in Social Spaces addresses the problem of making time and space for writing in academic life and work of the professionals and practitioners who do academic writing'. Even those who want to write, who know how to write well and who have quality publications, report that they cannot find...

    Published August 25th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Introducing Computing

    A guide for teachers

    Edited by Lawrence Williams

    This timely new text provides an accessible introduction to teaching Computing, and computer programming. Specifically designed for non-specialists who need to develop new skills in Computing in order to meet the new curriculum requirements, it offers a useful guide to the subject, alongside worked...

    Published August 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  6. Realising Learning

    Teachers’ professional development through lesson and learning study

    Edited by Keith Wood, Saratha Sithamparam

    Series: Asia-Europe Education Dialogue

    The best professional development for teachers focuses on issues they encounter in the classroom. It is collaborative, school-based, learning-focused and supports teachers in solving problems of pedagogy in context. Through lesson study teachers are empowered to make decisions to improve pedagogy,...

    Published July 30th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Shaping Work-Life Culture in Higher Education

    A Guide for Academic Leaders

    By Laura Koppes Bryan, Cheryl A. Wilson

    Shaping Work-Life Culture in Higher Education provides strategies to implement beneficial work-life policies in colleges and universities. As compared to the corporate sector, higher education institutions have been slow to implement policies aimed at fostering diversity and a healthy work-life...

    Published July 24th 2014 by Routledge

  8. The Early Years Reflective Practice Handbook

    By Avril Brock

    What do early childhood practitioners need to know about reflection and reflective practice? Ongoing reforms in early childhood care and education social policy affect all aspects of young children’s and their families’ lives. Decisions are being undertaken at a rapid pace and there is a need for...

    Published July 14th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Dealing with Difficult Teachers, Third Edition

    By Todd Whitaker

    This book provides tips and strategies to help school leaders improve, neutralize, or eliminate resistant and negative teachers. Learn how to handle staff members who gossip in the teacher's lounge, consistently say "it won't work" when any new idea is suggested, send an excessive number of student...

    Published July 8th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Teacher Leadership and Professional Development

    Edited by Alex Alexandrou, Sue Swaffield

    Interest in and knowledge of leadership and learning, separately and together, is an international and continuing phenomenon. This book adds to a somewhat under-researched aspect of the field. It focuses both on a particular form of leadership – teacher leadership, and on a particular form of...

    Published June 22nd 2014 by Routledge