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Forthcoming Science Education Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Student Thinking and Learning in Science

    Perspectives on the Nature and Development of Learners' Ideas

    By Keith S. Taber

    Series: Teaching and Learning in Science Series

    This readable and informative survey of key ideas about students’ thinking in science builds a bridge between theory and practice by offering clear accounts from research, and showing how they relate to actual examples of students talking about widely taught science topics. Focused on secondary...

    To Be Published April 27th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Biotechnology, Education and Life Politics

    Debating genetic futures from school to society

    By Pádraig Murphy

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    What should individuals and society do when genetic screening becomes widely available and with its impact on current and future generations still uncertain? How can our education systems around the world respond to these developments? Reproductive and genetic technologies (RGTs) are increasingly...

    To Be Published April 29th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Climate Change Education

    Knowing, doing and being

    By Chang Chew Hung

    Climate change is a controversial topic; some people assert that climate change is not occurring, and others believe that reports are inaccurate, that whilst climate change is happening, it may not be caused by human activity. There are also climate alarmists who use IPCC reports to support their...

    To Be Published May 12th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Handbook of Research on Science Education, Volume II

    Edited by Norman G. Lederman, Sandra K. Abell

    Building on the foundation set in Volume I—a landmark synthesis of research in the field—Volume II is a comprehensive, state-of-the-art new volume highlighting new and emerging research perspectives. The contributors, all experts in their research areas, represent the international and gender...

    To Be Published June 26th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Science Teaching

    The Contribution of History and Philosophy of Science, 20th Anniversary Revised and Expanded Edition

    By Michael R. Matthews

    Science Teaching explains how history and philosophy of science contributes to the resolution of persistent theoretical, curricular, and pedagogical issues in science education. It shows why it is essential for science teachers to know and appreciate the history and philosophy of the subject they...

    To Be Published August 24th 2014 by Routledge

  6. The Age of STEM

    Educational policy and practice in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics across the world

    Edited by Brigid Freeman, Simon Marginson, Russell Tytler

    No area of educational provision has a greater current importance than the STEM disciplines – science, technology, engineering and mathematics. However, there is surprisingly little comprehensive international information about STEM policy, participation, programs and practice. This book is a state...

    To Be Published August 31st 2014 by Routledge

  7. Knowing and Learning in Interaction

    Integrating Social and Cognitive Theories

    Edited by Andrea A. diSessa, Mariana Levin, John Seely Brown

    Decades of research in the cognitive and learning sciences have led to a growing recognition of the incredibly multi-faceted nature of human knowing and learning. Up to now, this multifaceted nature has been visible mostly in distinct and often competing communities of researchers. From a purely...

    To Be Published October 14th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Environmental Education

    Edited by Justin Dillon, Alan Reid

    Series: Critical Concepts in the Environment

    Questions and issues about and around the environment and its sustainability are dizzying in their complexity—and urgency. Consequently, environmental education has probably never been more crucial. Addressing the need for an authoritative reference work to make sense of this rapidly growing...

    To Be Published January 14th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Learning to Teach Science in the Secondary School

    A Companion to School Experience, 4th Edition

    Edited by Jenny Frost

    Series: Learning to Teach Subjects in the Secondary School Series

    Learning to Teach Science in the Secondary School is an indispensable guide to the process and practice of teaching and learning science. This fourth edition has been fully updated in the light of changes to professional knowledge and practice and revisions to the national curriculum. Written by...

    To Be Published January 31st 2015 by Routledge

  10. STEM Road Map

    A Framework for Implementing Integrated STEM Education

    Edited by Carla C. Johnson, Lynn Bryan, Erin Peters-Burton

    The reality in schools today is that content standards drive instruction. STEM Road Map presents and illustrates a framework that identifies natural overlapping points within the school curriculum across grade levels that offer opportunities for integrated STEM learning. Building on the Next...

    To Be Published February 14th 2015 by Routledge