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  1. Reassessing Gender and Achievement

    Questioning Contemporary Key Debates

    By Becky Francis, Christine Skelton

    Challenging current theories about gender and achievement, this book assesses the issues at stake and analyses the policy drives and changing perceptions of gender on which the 'gender and achievement' debates are based. This new topical book guides the reader through the different theories...

    Published August 4th 2005 by Routledge

  2. The Privatization of State Education

    Public Partners, Private Dealings

    By Chris Green

    Anyone who wants to know what is really happening in schools - behind all the hype and political rhetoric about the privatizing reforms in education - should read this book. It clarifies how private interests are influencing the public education process and investigates Labour's successes and...

    Published August 4th 2005 by Routledge

  3. The Schooling of Working-Class Girls in Victorian Scotland

    Gender, Education and Identity

    By Jane McDermid

    Series: Woburn Education Series

    The portrayal of Scotland as a particularly patriarchal society has traditionally had the effect of marginalizing Scottish women, both teachers and students, in both Scottish and British history. The Schooling of Working-Class Girls in Victorian Scotland examines and challenges this assumption and...

    Published July 28th 2005 by Routledge

  4. Disabled Students in Higher Education

    Perspectives on Widening Access and Changing Policy

    By Sheila Riddell, Teresa Tinklin, Alastair Wilson

    As wider access to higher education becomes a top priority for governments in the UK and around the world, this ground-breaking piece of work raises the challenging questions that policy-makers, vice-chancellors and government officials are reluctant to ask. A highly qualified team of authors have...

    Published June 30th 2005 by Routledge

  5. Could It Be Otherwise?

    Parents and the Inequalities of Public School Choice

    By Lois André-Bechely

    Series: Critical Social Thought

    Parents who wish to choose schools for their children must have more than a desire for different or better - they need detailed knowledge of the processes and practices that will give them access to schools of choice. This book vividly contrasts the experiences of a diverse group of urban parents...

    Published June 23rd 2005 by Routledge

  6. School Commercialism

    From Democratic Ideal to Market Commodity

    By Alex Molnar

    Series: Positions: Education, Politics, and Culture

    First Published in 2005. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published June 23rd 2005 by Routledge

  7. Black Education

    A Transformative Research and Action Agenda for the New Century

    Edited by Joyce E. King

    Published for the American Educational Research Association by Routledge. This volume presents the findings and recommendations of the American Educational Research Association's (AERA) Commission on Research in Black Education (CORIBE) and offers new directions for research and practice. By...

    Published June 2nd 2005 by Routledge

  8. Classrooms as Learning Communities

    What's In It For Schools?

    By Chris Watkins

    Series: What's in it for schools?

    In classrooms that operate as learning communities, the social and learning purposes advance together through all participants being involved and engaged in building knowledge. This book demonstrates a new way of seeing and managing classrooms through: an integration of what's best in learning and...

    Published May 26th 2005 by Routledge

  9. Supporting Black Pupils and Parents

    Understanding and Improving Home-school Relations

    By Lorna Cork

    Drawing on her extensive teaching experience, Lorna Cork explores the day-to-day needs and expectations of black parents and their children in education. Exclusion rates of black children in the UK and around the world continue to rise, highlighting that something is very wrong with the way their...

    Published May 26th 2005 by Routledge

  10. America's Failing Schools

    How Parents and Teachers Can Cope With No Child Left Behind

    By W. James Popham

    In America's "Failing" Schools, W. James Popham provides parents and teachers explanations of No Child Left Behind as a whole, walking them through the implications for standardized testing in particular, in language that is uncomplicated and straightforward. Popham offers definitions of the law...

    Published May 2nd 2005 by Routledge