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  1. Making Minds

    What's Wrong with Education - and What Should We Do about It?

    By Paul Kelley

    Making Minds is a controversial critique of our education systems. The author is a school leader ‘at the forefront of scientific and technological advancement in schools’ who, as an American, ‘felt comfortable taking on the British establishment’ (The Times Educational Supplement). Making Minds is...

    Published July 11th 2007 by Routledge

  2. Curriculum and Imagination

    Process Theory, Pedagogy and Action Research

    By James McKernan

    Curriculum and Imagination describes an alternative ‘process’ model for designing developing, implementing and evaluating curriculum, suggesting that curriculum may be designed by specifying an educational process which contains key principles of procedure. This comprehensive and authoritative...

    Published July 4th 2007 by Routledge

  3. The Death of Progressive Education

    How Teachers Lost Control of the Classroom

    By Roy Lowe

    The first authoritative survey of the changing politics of the classroom since the Second World War. It charts the process by which society moved away from being one in which teachers decided both the content of the school curriculum and how it would be taught towards the present situation in which...

    Published July 4th 2007 by Routledge

  4. Extended Schools and Children's Centres

    A Practical Guide

    By Rita Cheminais

    Featuring helpful checklists, models of good practice, templates and photocopiable resources that can be used in development work, this highly practical book will be an invaluable resource for anyone involved with implementing Every Child Matters in extended schools and children’s centres. As well...

    Published July 4th 2007 by David Fulton Publishers

  5. The Pedagogy of Lifelong Learning

    Understanding Effective Teaching and Learning in Diverse Contexts

    Edited by Michael Osborne, Muir Houston, Nuala Toman

    Presenting a snapshot of contemporary international research into the pedagogy of lifelong learning and teaching, this book focuses on a wide range of issues related to lifelong learning, including higher education, community-based learning and literacy practices in continuing education. It...

    Published June 6th 2007 by Routledge

  6. Pedagogy and Learning with ICT

    Researching the Art of Innovation

    By Bridget Somekh

    Bridget Somekh draws on her experience of researching the introduction of ICT into education to look at ICT development over the last twenty years. The book provides a fascinating, in-depth analysis of the nature of learning, ICT pedagogies and the processes of change for teachers, schools and...

    Published June 6th 2007 by Routledge

  7. The Literacy Game

    The Story of The National Literacy Strategy

    By John Stannard, Laura Huxford

    Containing invaluable insights from the original director of the National Literary Strategy (NLS) and its director of training, this book provides the only systematic exploration of the reform programme. A vital introduction and critical appraisal for pracititioners and students, The Literacy Game...

    Published May 30th 2007 by Routledge

  8. Market Movements

    African American Involvement in School Voucher Reform

    By Thomas C. Pedroni

    Series: Critical Social Thought

    Winner of the 2009 Critics Choice Book Award of the American Educational Studies Association (AESA) Through careful ethnographic research, Market Movements represents community leaders, school officials, and most importantly, African American working class families who have used vouchers as a means...

    Published May 23rd 2007 by Routledge

  9. Schooling and the Politics of Disaster

    Edited by Kenneth J. Saltman

    Schooling and the Politics of Disaster is the first volume to address how disaster is being used for a radical social and economic reengineering of education. From the natural disasters of the Asian tsunami and the hurricanes in the Gulf Coast, to the human-made disasters in Iraq, Afghanistan,...

    Published May 23rd 2007 by Routledge

  10. Strengths-Based School Counseling

    Promoting Student Development and Achievement

    By John P. Galassi, Patrick Akos

    Despite calls for a more preventive and developmental mode of functioning, school counseling has tended to be driven by a reactive and sometimes crisis orientation. Like social workers and school, counseling, and clinical psychologists, school counselors typically function to alleviate deficits,...

    Published May 21st 2007 by Routledge