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Forthcoming Education Policy & Politics Books

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  1. Students of Color and the Achievement Gap

    Systemic Challenges, Systemic Transformations

    By Richard R. Valencia

    Students of Color and the Achievement Gap is a comprehensive, landmark analysis of an incontrovertible racialized reality in U.S. K-12 public education---the relentless achievement gap between low-socioeconomic students of color and their economically advantaged White counterparts. Award winning...

    To Be Published April 2nd 2015 by Routledge

  2. Rethinking Field Experiences in Preservice 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. Organized around three themes—learning teaching through the approximation and representation of practice, learning teaching...

    To Be Published April 3rd 2015 by Routledge

  3. Decision Making for Student Success

    Behavioral Insights to Improve College Access and Persistence

    Edited by Benjamin L. Castleman, Saul Schwartz, Sandy Baum

    Each year, many students with affordable college options and the academic skills needed to succeed do not enroll at all, enroll at institutions where they are not well-positioned for success, or drop out of college before earning a credential. Efforts to address these challenges have included...

    To Be Published April 6th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Dysconscious Racism, Afrocentric Praxis, and Human Freedom: Through the Years I Keep on Toiling

    The Selected Works of Joyce E. King

    By Joyce E. King

    Series: World Library of Educationalists

    A dynamic leader and visionary teacher/scholar, Joyce E. King has made important contributions to the knowledge base on preparing teachers for diversity, culturally connected teaching and learning, and inclusive transformative leadership for change, often in creative partnership with communities....

    To Be Published April 6th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Active Learning

    Social Justice Education and Participatory Action Research

    By Dana E. Wright

    Series: Teaching/Learning Social Justice

    While many educators acknowledge the challenges of a curriculum shaped by test preparation, implementing meaningful new teaching strategies can be difficult. Active Learning presents an examination of innovative, interactive teaching strategies that were successful in engaging urban students who...

    To Be Published April 7th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Economization of Education

    Human Capital, Global Corporations, Skills-Based Schooling

    By Joel Spring

    Series: Sociocultural, Political, and Historical Studies in Education

    In this timely, cogent analysis of trends and powerful forces shaping global educational policy today, Joel Spring focuses on how economization is making economic growth and increased productivity the main goals of schools and the ways these goals are achieved—including measuring educational...

    To Be Published April 7th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Mapping Corporate Education Reform

    Power and Policy Networks in the Neoliberal State

    Edited by Wayne Au, Joseph J. Ferrare

    Series: Critical Social Thought

    Mapping Corporate Education Reform outlines and analyzes the complex relationships between policy actors that define education reform within the current, neoliberal context. Using social network analysis and powerful data visualization tools, the authors identify the problematic roots of these...

    To Be Published April 8th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Towards Self-improving School Systems

    Lessons from a city challenge

    By Mel Ainscow

    The last twenty years have seen extensive efforts in many countries to improve the quality of state education systems. The dominant approach has involved top-down methods that have sought to improve educational practice, particularly in respect to teaching and leadership. Whilst evidence suggests...

    To Be Published April 10th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Family, School, Community Engagement and Partnerships

    Theory and Best Practices

    Edited by Reyes L. Quezada, Viviana Alexandrowicz, Sarina Molina

    How can colleges and schools support the inclusion of family, school and community engagement curricula in teacher and administrator preparation programs? The contributions in this book try to answer this question, with contributors describing their experiences, their programs, and their support...

    To Be Published April 17th 2015 by Routledge

  10. The Education of Radical Democracy

    By Sarah S. Amsler

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    The Education of Radical Democracy explores why radical democracy is so necessary, difficult, and possible and why it is important to understand it as an educative activity . The book draws on critical social theory and critical pedagogy to explain what enables and sustains work for radical...

    To Be Published April 23rd 2015 by Routledge