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  1. Creativity in Schools

    Tensions and Dilemmas

    Edited by Anna Craft

    Creativity in schools is changing, with greater emphasis being placed on creative skills across the curriculum than ever before. This shift has thrown up some challenging questions which this book tackles head-on in order to better understand the implications of this change and the effects on...

    Published August 25th 2005 by Routledge

  2. Curriculum Change in Secondary Schools, 1957-2004

    A curriculum roundabout?

    By Norman Evans

    Series: Woburn Education Series

    This book is about curriculum change in secondary schools and shows how the quality of education has been affected by increasing intervention from central government. Following the story of one secondary school between 1957 and 2004, Norman Evans looks at: * the school before and after the...

    Published August 25th 2005 by Routledge

  3. Globalization, Technological Change, and Public Education

    By Torin Monahan

    Series: Social Theory, Education, and Cultural Change

    Globalization, Technological Change, and Public Education documents the dramatic changes taking place in public education through the incorporation of new information technologies. These additions to the public school environment have generally been seen as enabling tools to help students and...

    Published August 18th 2005 by Routledge

  4. Connecting Policy and Practice

    Challenges for Teaching and Learning in Schools and Universities

    Edited by Michael Kompf, Pam Denicolo

    Written by members of the International Study Association on Teachers and Teaching, the papers in this volume were presented at an international teaching conference on the issues of theory and practice. Using these contributions from experienced researchers, most of whom are practising teachers,...

    Published August 10th 2005 by Routledge

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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