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  1. Inside the Role of Dean

    International perspectives on leading in higher education

    Edited by Renee Tipton Clift, John Loughran, Geoff Mills, Cheryl J Craig

    Despite deans playing critical roles in education, little is known about the knowledge, skills, and dispositions needed for the job, or the practical dilemmas they face on an almost daily basis. Each chapter of this international collection opens the role up for examination and critique, developing...

    To Be Published April 1st 2015 by Routledge

  2. Curriculum Epistemicide

    Towards An Itinerant Curriculum Theory

    By Joao Paraskeva

    Series: Routledge Studies in Education and Neoliberalism

    Around the world, curriculum – hard sciences, social sciences and the humanities – has been dominated and legitimated by prevailing Anglophone discourses and practices. This volume presents a critical analysis of what the author coins curriculum epistemicides, a form of Western imperialism used to...

    To Be Published April 1st 2015 by Routledge

  3. Faculty Development in Developing Countries

    Improving Teaching Quality in Higher Education

    Edited by Cristine Smith, Katherine Hudson

    Series: Routledge Research in International and Comparative Education

    This volume explores the research and practice of faculty development in developing and fragile countries, and the multiple individual, institutional, cultural, political, and economic barriers that stand in the way of this reform. Based on the concept that "we teach as we were taught," it aims to...

    To Be Published April 1st 2015 by Routledge

  4. Schools Performing Beyond Expectations

    By Alma Harris, Andy Hargreaves

    Why do some schools perform outstandingly well when others of the same size and serving the same kind of community do not? How do some schools sustain their record of exceeding expectations when others can only maintain it for short periods of time or under particular leaders? Can schools reverse a...

    To Be Published April 15th 2015 by Routledge

  5. The Education Project

    Exploring the art of good learning

    By Stephen O'Brien

    Few would disagree with the importance of a ‘good’ education. Yet, the question of ‘what makes education good or worthwhile’ remains hotly contested. Crucially, there is much divergence around the rationale and purpose of education, as well as the means by which it is facilitated. The Education...

    To Be Published April 15th 2015 by Routledge

  6. The ‘Poor Child’

    The cultural politics of education, development and childhood

    Edited by Lucy Hopkins, Arathi Sriprakash

    Series: Education, Poverty and International Development

    This book brings together analytic approaches from childhood studies, sociology, cultural studies and development studies to illustrate the different ways in which the concept of the ‘poor child’ is constructed and mobilised through development policy agendas in different national contexts. It...

    To Be Published April 15th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Undocumented Students in Higher Education

    Supporting Pathways for Success

    By Ryan Gildersleeve

    Series: Key Issues on Diverse College Students

    The most recent addition to the Key Issues on Diverse College Students series, this volume bridges theory to practice in order to help student affairs and higher education professionals who work to support undocumented students in colleges and universities. Bringing together conversations about...

    To Be Published April 15th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Decision-Making for College Success

    Behavioral Insights to Improve Access and Persistance

    Edited by Ben Castleman, Saul Schwartz, Sandy Baum

    Gaps in postsecondary educational attainment across income groups remain, despite the provisions in financial aid, a flood of information about postsecondary education, and quality of academic support for students who are under-prepared for college. This volume advances the idea that the efficacy...

    To Be Published April 15th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Resegregation as Curriculum

    The Meaning of the New Racial Segregation in U.S. Public Schools

    By Jerry Rosiek, Kathy Kinslow

    Series: The Critical Educator

    Resegregation as Curriculum offers a compelling look at the way school resegregation is being formed and implemented as education policy, as well as the ways students struggle over meaning in these processes. Drawing from a ten-year study, authors Jerry Rosiek and Kathy Winslow examine the way one...

    To Be Published April 15th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Rethinking Field Experiences in Pre-service Teacher Preparation

    Meeting New Challenges for Accountability

    Edited by Etta R. Hollins

    The focus of this book is the centrality of clinical experiences in preparing teachers to work with students from diverse cultural, economic, and experiential backgrounds. The contributors provide detailed descriptions of theoretically grounded, research-based practices in programs that prepare...

    To Be Published April 15th 2015 by Routledge