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Forthcoming Books

  1. Language, Literacy and Diversity

    Moving Words

    Edited by Christopher Stroud, Mastin Prinsloo

    Series: Routledge Critical Studies in Multilingualism

    Language, Literacy and Diversity brings together researchers who are leading the innovative and important re-theorization of language and literacy in relation to social mobility, multilingualism and globalization. The volume examines local and global flows of people, language and literacy in...

    To Be Published January 8th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Literacy Teaching and Learning in Rural Communities

    Problematizing Stereotypes, Challenging Myths

    Edited by Lisa Schade Eckert, Janet Alsup

    This definitive look at teaching English in rural secondary schools contests current definitions and discussions of rural education, examines their ideological and cultural foundations, and presents an alternative perspective that conceptualizes rural communities as diverse, unique, and conducive...

    To Be Published January 15th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Becoming a Teacher of Writing in Elementary Classrooms

    By Donna Kalmbach Phillips, Mindy Legard Larson

    Becoming a Teacher of Writing in Elementary Classrooms nurtures teachers’ identities as writers, connects to the realities of writing instruction in real and diverse classrooms, and encourages critical and creative thinking. Linking practice and theory to the fundamentals of becoming a teacher of...

    To Be Published February 4th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Effective Curriculum for Teaching L2 Writing

    Principles and Techniques

    By Eli Hinkel

    Series: ESL & Applied Linguistics Professional Series

    Effective Curriculum for Teaching L2 Writing sets out a clear big picture for curricular thinking about L2 writing pedagogy and offers a step-by-step guide to curriculum design with practical examples and illustrations. Its main purpose is to help pre-service and practicing teachers design courses...

    To Be Published February 10th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages

    An Introduction

    By David Nunan

    David Nunan’s dynamic learner-centered teaching style has informed and inspired countless TESOL educators around the world. In this fresh, straightforward introduction to teaching English to speakers of other languages he presents teaching techniques and procedures along with the underlying theory...

    To Be Published February 25th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Reading at a Crossroads?

    Disjunctures and Continuities in Conceptions and Practices of Reading in the 21st Century

    Edited by Rand J. Spiro, Michael DeSchryver, Michelle Schira Hagerman, Paul Morsink, Penny Thompson

    The Internet is transforming the experience of reading and learning-through-reading. Is this transformation effecting a radical change in reading processes as readers synthesize understandings from fragments across multiple texts? Or, conversely, is the Internet merely a new place to use the same...

    To Be Published March 5th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Illegal Alphabets and Adult Biliteracy

    Latino Migrants Crossing the Linguistic Border, Expanded Edition

    By Tomás Mario Kalmar

    How do "illegal aliens" chart the speech sounds of colloquial English? This book is timeless in offering an unusually direct entry into how a group of Mexican fruit pickers analyze their first encounter with local American speech in a tiny rural Midwestern community in the United States. Readers...

    To Be Published March 9th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Multilingual Learners and Academic Literacies

    Sociocultural Contexts of Literacy Development in Adolescents

    Edited by Daniella Molle, Timothy Boals, Edynn Sato, Carol A. Hedgspeth

    Shifting the discourse from a focus on academic language to the more dynamic but less researched construct of academic literacies, this volume addresses three key questions: • What constitutes academic literacy? • What does academic literacy development in adolescent multilingual students look...

    To Be Published March 11th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Dialogic Readers

    Children Talking and Thinking Together about Visual Texts

    By Fiona Maine

    Dialogic Readers: Children Talking and Thinking Together about Visual Texts celebrates the sophisticated and dynamic discussions that primary-aged children can have as they talk together to make meaning from a variety of texts, and it highlights the potential for talk between readers as a tool for...

    To Be Published March 12th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Self-Regulation and the Common Core

    Application to ELA Standards

    By Marie C. White, Maria K. DiBenedetto

    The Common Core State Standards for English Language Arts created new challenges for teachers and pre-service instructors. Self-regulated learning, using one’s thoughts, feelings, and behaviors to reach goals, can help students become independent, self-directed learners. This book provides...

    To Be Published March 16th 2015 by Routledge