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Forthcoming Education Policy & Politics Books

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  1. Promoting Early Career Teacher Resilience

    A socio-cultural and critical guide to action

    By Bruce Johnson, Barry Down, Rosie Le Cornu, Judy Peters, Anna Sullivan, Jane Pearce, Janet Hunter

    Series: Teacher Quality and School Development

    In Promoting Early Career Teacher Resilience the stories of 60 graduate teachers are documented as they grapple with some of the most persistent and protracted personal and professional struggles facing teachers today. Narratives emerge detailing feelings of frustration, disillusionment and even...

    To Be Published August 19th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Improving Testing For English Language Learners

    By Rebecca Kopriva

    More than any book to date, this one provides a comprehensive approach to designing, building, implementing and interpreting test results that validly measure the academic achievement of English language learners. It scaffolds the entire process of test development and implementation and discusses...

    To Be Published August 21st 2015 by Routledge

  3. Youth and Inequality in Education

    Global Actions in Youth Work

    Edited by Dana Fusco, Michael Heathfield

    Series: Routledge Research in Educational Equality and Diversity

    The transition to adulthood for many is mediated by class, culture, and local/global influences on identity. This volume analyzes the global injustices that create inequities and restrict future opportunities for young people during this transitional time, including poverty, unemployment, human...

    To Be Published August 21st 2015 by Routledge

  4. Measurement and Research in the Accountability Era

    Edited by Carol Anne Dwyer

    The subject of accountability warrants thoughtful and dispassionate attention in today's educational environment. The accountability and school reform policies that are put in place today will have wide-ranging and long-lasting consequences for all of the nation's learners. This volume stems from...

    To Be Published August 21st 2015 by Routledge

  5. The Causes of High and Low Reading Achievement

    By Ronald P. Carver

    This book describes all of the important factors that cause some students to have low reading achievement and others to have high reading achievement. It concentrates on the main factors that influence how much a student gains in reading achievement during a year of school, or a calendar year. An...

    To Be Published August 21st 2015 by Routledge

  6. Hope and Healing in Urban Education

    How Urban Activists and Teachers are Reclaiming Matters of the Heart

    By Shawn Ginwright

    Hope and Healing in Urban Education proposes a new movement of healing justice to repair the damage done by the erosion of hope resulting from structural violence in urban communities. Drawing on ethnographic case studies from around the country, this book chronicles how teacher activists employ...

    To Be Published August 24th 2015 by Routledge

  7. The Routledge International Handbook of Educational Effectiveness and Improvement

    Research, Policy and Practice

    Edited by Chris Chapman, Daniel Muijs, David Reynolds, Pam Sammons, Charles Teddlie

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks of Education

    The International Handbook of Educational Effectiveness draws together the leading academics and researchers in the field to reflect on the history, traditions and the most recent developments in this dynamic and influential field. This handbook provides a comprehensive overview of: the...

    To Be Published August 26th 2015 by Routledge

  8. American Education

    17th Edition

    By Joel Spring

    Series: Sociocultural, Political, and Historical Studies in Education

    Joel Spring’s American Education introduces readers to the historical, political, social, and legal foundations of education and to the profession of teaching in the United States. In his signature straightforward and concise approach to describing complex issues, Spring illuminates events and...

    To Be Published August 26th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Globalizing Educational Accountabilities

    By Bob Lingard, Wayne Martino, Goli Rezai-Rashti, Sam Sellar

    Series: Education in Global Context

    Globalizing Educational Accountabilities analyzes the influence that international and national testing and accountability regimes have on educational policy reform efforts in schooling systems around the world. Tracing the evolution of those regimes, with an emphasis on the OECD’s PISA, it reveals...

    To Be Published August 27th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Educational Leadership and Pierre Bourdieu

    By Pat Thomson

    Series: Critical Studies in Educational Leadership, Management and Administration

    Bringing Bourdieu to the study of Education Management, Leadership and Administration assumes a normative opposition to a meritocratic view of education. Through a lifetime’s explication of the ways in which schooling both produces and reproduces the status quo, Bourdieu offers a powerful critique...

    To Be Published September 1st 2015 by Routledge