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  1. Research and Debate in Primary Geography

    Edited by Simon Catling

    This book brings together recent papers which make important contributions to understanding and developing primary geography. It considers primary teachers’ and trainee teachers’ knowledge of geography; how the primary curriculum uses geography; teachers’ planning of geography teaching; the way in...

    Published June 1st 2015 by Routledge

  2. Challenging and Controversial Picturebooks

    Creative and critical responses to visual texts

    Edited by Janet Evans

    It is often assumed that picturebooks are for very young readers because of their emphasis on the illustrations and their scarcity of text; however, there are increasing numbers of picturebooks where the age of the implied reader is questionable. These are picturebooks whose controversial...

    Published May 29th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Trajectories in the Development of Modern School Systems

    Between the National and the Global

    Edited by Daniel Tröhler, Thomas Lenz

    Series: Studies in Curriculum Theory Series

    As contemporary education becomes increasingly tied to global economic power, national school systems attempting to influence one another inevitably confront significant tensions caused by differences in heritage, politics, and formal structures. Trajectories in the Development of Modern School...

    Published May 27th 2015 by Routledge

  4. It's Not What You Teach But How

    7 Insights to Making the CCSS Work for You

    By Nancy Sulla

    How do we prepare students to become problem-finders, innovators, and entrepreneurs who can thrive in a global society? The Common Core charts a pathway to success, yet we know that checking off each standard one by one will not achieve the kind of results we want. This powerful book by bestselling...

    Published May 26th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Learning to Teach Geography in the Secondary School

    A companion to school experience, 3rd Edition

    By Mary Biddulph, David Lambert, David Balderstone

    Series: Learning to Teach Subjects in the Secondary School Series

    Learning to Teach Geography in the Secondary School has become the widely recommended textbook for student and new teachers of geography. It helps you acquire a deeper understanding of the role, purpose and potential of geography within the secondary curriculum, and provides the practical skills...

    Published May 20th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Verbal Protocols in Literacy Research

    Nature of Global Reading Development

    By Susan E. Israel

    Series: Routledge Research in Educational Psychology

    This volume offers an updated analysis of the methodology of reading and reading research since 1995, when the landmark book Verbal Protocols of Reading: The Nature of Constructively Responsive Reading by Michael Pressley and Peter Afflerbach was published. It offers a thorough cross-analysis of...

    Published May 18th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Transforming Reading Skills in the Secondary School

    Simple strategies for improving literacy

    By Pat Guy

    Series: David Fulton / Nasen

    Transforming Reading Skills in the Secondary School is a commonsense text designed to help practitioners working in a mainstream context. The book suggests ways to develop the underlying skills necessary for good reading through multiple pathways such as mainstream subject lessons, individual and...

    Published May 15th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Giving Teaching Back to Teachers

    A Critical Introduction to Curriculum Theory

    By Robin Barrow

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    This book, first published in 1984, aims to bring together the interests of the theory and practice of the education system and, within the former, relate the approaches and claims of the constituent disciplines to each other. Throughout the book, while arguing for the importance of facing up to...

    Published May 13th 2015 by Routledge

  9. The Philosophy of Schooling

    By Robin Barrow

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    This book, first published in 1981, provides a penetrating and lucid introduction to the philosophy of education. The emphasis on schooling rather than education draws attention to the broad spectrum of the book: recognising that schools generally do more than educate, Dr. Barrow specifically...

    Published May 13th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Re-Thinking Freire

    Globalization and the Environmental Crisis

    Edited by Chet A. Bowers, Chet A. Bowers

    This landmark collection of essays by Third World activists highlights two major world changes which, they argue, have been neglected by Freire and his many followers: the Third World grass-roots cultural resistance to economic globalization, and the ecological crisis.One source of the...

    Published May 7th 2015 by Routledge