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  1. American Indian Education

    Counternarratives in Racism, Struggle, and the Law

    By Matthew L. M. Fletcher

    Series: The Critical Educator

    America Indian culture and traditions have survived an unusual amount of oppressive federal and state educational policies intended to assimilate Indian people and destroy their cultures and languages. Yet, Indian culture, traditions, and people often continue to be treated as objects in the...

    Published May 28th 2008 by Routledge

  2. Telling Stories to Change the World

    Global Voices on the Power of Narrative to Build Community and Make Social Justice Claims

    Edited by Rickie Solinger, Madeline Fox, Kayhan Irani

    Series: Teaching/Learning Social Justice

    Telling Stories to Change the World is a powerful collection of essays about community-based and interest-based projects where storytelling is used as a strategy for speaking out for justice. Contributors from locations across the globe—including Uganda, Darfur, China, Afghanistan, South Africa,...

    Published May 19th 2008 by Routledge

  3. Every Child Matters

    A Practical Guide for Teaching Assistants

    By Rita Cheminais

    This essential and ground-breaking resource for all practising and aspiring teaching assistants brings together all the crucial information necessary to support the full diversity of learners, from Early Years to Key Stage 4 in one comprehensive volume. Based on the revised National Occupational...

    Published April 14th 2008 by David Fulton Publishers

  4. Cyber-Bullying

    Issues and Solutions for the School, the Classroom and the Home

    By Shaheen Shariff

    This book looks in depth at the emerging issue of cyber-bullying. In this increasingly digital world cyber-bullying has emerged as an electronic form of bullying that is difficult to monitor or supervise because it often occurs outside the physical school setting and outside school hours on home...

    Published March 26th 2008 by Routledge

  5. Racism and Education

    Coincidence or Conspiracy?

    By David Gillborn

    Education policy is not designed to eliminate race inequality but to sustain it at manageable levels. This is the inescapable conclusion of the first major study of the English education system using ‘critical race theory’. David Gillborn has been described as Britain’s ‘most influential race...

    Published March 19th 2008 by Routledge

  6. Improving Learning, Skills and Inclusion

    The Impact of Policy on Post-Compulsory Education

    By Frank Coffield, Sheila Edward, Ian Finlay, Ann Hodgson, Ken Spours, Richard Steer

    Series: Improving Learning

    How can opportunities for teaching and learning be improved to ensure that many more people participate, gain qualifications and obtain decent jobs? Will government policies enable us to achieve these goals? What new ideas do we need to ensure a more inclusive, equitable and efficient learning...

    Published March 19th 2008 by Routledge

  7. 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...

    Published March 10th 2008 by Routledge

  8. Small Schools

    Public School Reform Meets the Ownership Society

    By Michael Klonsky, Susan Klonsky

    Series: Positions: Education, Politics, and Culture

    When education activists in New York, Chicago, and other urban school districts in the 1980s began the small-schools movement, they envisioned a new kind of public school system that was fair and equitable and that encouraged new relationships between teachers and students. When that movement for...

    Published March 7th 2008 by Routledge

  9. Rightist Multiculturalism

    Core Lessons on Neoconservative School Reform

    By Kristen L. Buras

    Series: Critical Social Thought

    For nearly two decades, E. D. Hirsch’s book Cultural Literacy has provoked debate over whose knowledge should be taught in schools, embodying the culture wars in education. Initially developed to mediate against the multicultural "threat," his educational vision inspired the Core Knowledge...

    Published February 21st 2008 by Routledge

  10. The Future of Educational Change

    International Perspectives

    Edited by Ciaran Sugrue

    This timely book provides a systematic overview and critique of contemporary approaches to educational change from some of the best-known writers and scholars in the field, including Andy Hargreaves, Larry Cuban, Ivor Goodson, Jeannie Oakes, Milbrey McLaughlin, Judyth Sachs and Ann Liebermann....

    Published February 14th 2008 by Routledge