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  1. Rethinking Schools

    Improved educational outcomes for all?

    By Christopher Chapman

    Improving educational systems around the world remains at the core of governments’ agendas. However, despite vast investment of resources and sustained periods of interventions many systems have seen their rates of improvement plateau and in some systems the gap between different groups of...

    To Be Published February 1st 2015 by Routledge

  2. Towards Educational Change

    The Transformation of Educational Systems in Post-Communist Countries

    Edited by David Greger, Eliška Walterová

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    This book critically analyzes the transformation of educational systems following the breakdown of the Communist regime in the countries of the Visegrád group (Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Slovakia) from 1989 until the present. The authors examine what changes have occurred, why the current...

    To Be Published February 8th 2015 by Routledge

  3. World Yearbook of Education 2015

    Elites, Privilege and Excellence: The national and global redefinition of advantage

    Edited by Stephen Ball, Agnes van Zanten, Brigitte Darchy-Koechlin

    Series: World Yearbook of Education

    This latest volume in the World Yearbook of Education Series focuses on educational elites and inequality, focusing particularly on the ways in which established and emergent groups located at the top of the social hierarchy and power structure reproduce, establish or redefine their position. The...

    To Be Published February 13th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Expert Teachers

    An international perspective

    By Andrew Goodwyn, Carol Fuller, Ellie Francis-Brophy

    Series: Teacher Quality and School Development

    The concept of the ‘expert teacher’ is now a global phenomenon. Over the last 20 years the world’s most developed systems have devised policies to identify and deploy the very best teachers. This stems from the recognition that any system, however well resourced, is only as good as its teachers....

    To Be Published February 20th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Money and Schools

    6th Edition

    By Faith E. Crampton, R. Craig Wood, David C. Thompson

    For aspiring principals in school finance courses, Money and Schools explains and demonstrates the relationship between money and student achievement. Grounded in research, this book provides a broad overview of funding concepts and a detailed examination of daily funding operations. Full of rich...

    To Be Published February 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  6. The Charged Classroom

    Predicaments and Possibilities for Democratic Teaching

    By Judith L. Pace

    At a time when debate over school reform commands unprecedented attention, Judith L. Pace argues we must grapple with the underlying challenges of classroom teaching and, at the same time, strive to realize the ideals of democratic education. Building on three qualitative studies in grades four...

    To Be Published February 25th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Shifting Focus

    Strangers and Strangeness in Literature and Education

    Edited by Peter Roberts

    Series: Educational Philosophy and Theory

    There is a long history of interest in ‘strangers’ and ‘strangeness’ in the West. Literature lends itself particularly well to an exploration of the strange in its richly varied forms, having often contained portraits of outsiders. These portraits depict people who are strange in their unusual...

    To Be Published February 25th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Faces of Discrimination in Higher Education in India

    Quota policy, social justice and the Dalits

    By Samson K. Ovichegan

    Series: Routledge Research in Educational Equality and Diversity

    This book illuminates the experiences of a set of students and faculty who are members of the Dalit caste – commonly known as the ‘untouchables’ – who are relatively ‘successful’ in that they attend or are academics at a prestigious university. The book provides a background to the study, exploring...

    To Be Published February 26th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Revolutionary Pedagogies and Debtocracy

    The Undermining Effects of Neoliberalism on Education

    By Maria Nikolakaki, Leonidas Vatikiotis

    Series: Routledge Studies in Education and Neoliberalism

    This volume describes the economic context of the world today, and defines what debtocracy is and what revolutionary education can do about it. It explores how current neo-liberal policies and trends undermine education as a potential site of democratic learning and revolutionary social change. The...

    To Be Published March 1st 2015 by Routledge

  10. Understanding Early Years Education across the UK

    Comparing Practice in England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland

    By Diane Boyd, Nicky Hirst

    The four nations of the UK each have distinctive policy and curricula in relation to Early Childhood Education and Care (ECEC). This new textbook offers a comprehensive look at early years education in Wales, England, Scotland and Northern Ireland bringing the curriculum frameworks for each country...

    To Be Published March 1st 2015 by Routledge