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  1. What Is Authentic Educational Reform?

    Pushing Against the Compassionate Conservative Agenda

    Edited by Helen L. Johnson, Arthur Salz

    "In response to the nationwide attacks on education in the name of educational reform packaged in No Child Left Behind, general analyses and local accounts of these attacks, as well as arguments on behalf of 'authentic educational reform' are badly needed.... This volume offers a useful combination...

    Published July 23rd 2007 by Routledge

  2. An Introduction to Moral Philosophy and Moral Education

    By Robin Barrow

    This book presents and argues for a moral theory which draws on most of the major theoretical positions to some degree, but it also spells out the limits and boundaries of a moral theory. In doing so, it exposes a number of common confusions and misunderstandings about morality, and presents a...

    Published July 13th 2007 by Routledge

  3. 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 12th 2007 by Routledge

  4. 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 5th 2007 by Routledge

  5. 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 5th 2007 by Routledge

  6. 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 5th 2007 by David Fulton Publishers

  7. 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 7th 2007 by Routledge

  8. 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 7th 2007 by Routledge

  9. 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 31st 2007 by Routledge

  10. 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 24th 2007 by Routledge