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  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 December 18th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Literacy and Education

    By James Paul Gee

    Series: Array

    Literacy and Education tells the story of how literacy—starting in the early 1980s—came to be seen not as a mental phenomenon, but as a social and cultural one. In this accessible introductory volume, acclaimed scholar James Paul Gee shows readers how literacy "left the mind and wandered out into...

    To Be Published December 18th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Literacy Teaching and Learning in Rural Communities

    Problematizing Stereotypes, Challenging Myths

    Edited by Lisa S. 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 26th 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 January 29th 2015 by Routledge

  5. The Discourse of Reading Groups

    Cognitive and Socio-cultural Approaches

    By Joan Swann, David Peplow, Paola Trimarco, Sara Whiteley

    Series: Routledge Research in Literacy

    Reading groups and book clubs are an important contemporary cultural practice, providing a window on the everyday interpretation of literary texts. While reading is often considered a solitary process, reading groups constitute a form of social reading where interpretive activity is produced and...

    To Be Published February 1st 2015 by Routledge

  6. 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 5th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Self-Regulation and the Common Core

    Application to ELA Standards

    By Marie C. White, Maria K. DiBenedetto

    The implementation of the Common Core State Standards for English Language Arts created new challenges for existing teachers and pre-service instructors who were faced with the need to adapt to new expectations and alter curriculum. For many, generating and maintaining student motivation in the...

    To Be Published February 15th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Dialogic Readers

    Children Talking and Thinking Together about Visual Texts

    By Fiona Maine

    A Dialogic Approach to Understanding Reading celebrates the sophisticated and dynamic discussions that primary-aged children 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 critical and creative thinking. It...

    To Be Published February 15th 2015 by Routledge

  9. 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 26th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Challenging and Controversial Picturebooks

    Creative and Critical Responses to Visual Texts

    Edited by Janet Evans

    Many people assume that picturebooks are for very young readers because of their emphasis on the illustrations and scarcity of text however, there are increasing numbers of picturebooks where the age of the implied reader is questionable. These are picturebooks whose controversial subject matter...

    To Be Published March 15th 2015 by Routledge