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  1. Learner-Centered Leadership

    Research, Policy, and Practice

    Edited by Arnold B. Danzig, Kathryn M. Borman, Bruce A. Jones, William F. Wright

    Many new approaches to school improvement are being proposed in the current climate of assessment and school accountability. This book explores one of these approaches, a new model of leadership training known as Learner-Centered Leadership (LCL). It is built around the fundamental idea that...

    Published October 16th 2006 by Routledge

  2. Language Policy, Culture, and Identity in Asian Contexts

    Edited by Amy B.M. Tsui, James W. Tollefson

    Bringing together scholarship on issues relating to language, culture, and identity, with a special focus on Asian countries, this volume makes an important contribution in terms of analyzing and demonstrating how language is closely linked with crucial social, political, and economic forces,...

    Published October 11th 2006 by Routledge

  3. Revealing the Invisible

    Confronting Passive Racism in Teacher Education

    By Sherry Marx

    Series: Teaching/Learning Social Justice

    This book examines and confronts the passive and often unconscious racism of white teacher education students, offering a critical tool in the effort to make education more equitable. Sherry Marx provides a consciousness-raising account of how white teachers must come to recognize their own...

    Published September 26th 2006 by Routledge

  4. Elusive Justice

    Wrestling with Difference and Educational Equity in Everyday Practice

    By Thea Renda Abu El-Haj

    Series: Teaching/Learning Social Justice

    Elusive Justice addresses how educators think about and act upon, differences in schools - be they based on race, gender, class, or disability - and how discourse and practice about such differences are intimately bound up with educational justice. Rather than skip over contentious or uncomfortable...

    Published September 21st 2006 by Routledge

  5. Gender and Lifelong Learning

    Critical Feminist Engagements

    Edited by Carole Leathwood, Becky Francis

    This insightful book is ideal for students, researchers and policy makers wanting a sound overview of the critical issues of gender in lifelong learning. Asking pertinent questions relating to discourses on policy, the authors offer the reader a rare view of lifelong learning from a gender-focused...

    Published September 14th 2006 by Routledge

  6. Invisible Children in the Society and Its Schools

    3rd Edition

    Edited by Sue Books

    Series: Sociocultural, Political, and Historical Studies in Education

    The authors in this book use the metaphors of invisibility and visibility to explore the social and school lives of many children and young people in North America whose complexity, strengths, and vulnerabilities are largely unseen in the society and its schools. These “invisible children&...

    Published September 11th 2006 by Routledge

  7. Technology and the Politics of Instruction

    By Jan Nespor

    In this study of computer-mediated instruction (CMI) in a U.S. research university that is the site of nationally known innovations in this area, Jan Nespor traces the varying material and organizational entanglements of a constantly reconfiguring network of people, things, categories, and ideas...

    Published August 25th 2006 by Routledge

  8. The Realities of Change in Higher Education

    Interventions to Promote Learning and Teaching

    Edited by Lynne Hunt, Adrian Bromage, Bland Tomkinson

    Series: SEDA Series

    The Realities of Change in Higher Education explores the theory and practice of the everyday reality of change to promote learning and teaching in universities. Drawing on international case studies, it analyses a range of practical strategies to promote change that enhance students’ learning....

    Published August 3rd 2006 by Routledge

  9. Curriculum Leadership Development

    A Guide for Aspiring School Leaders

    By Carol A. Mullen

    Curriculum Leadership Development is an up-to-date, user-friendly textbook offering unique approaches to help readers understand the complexity of curriculum leadership. It is grounded in current and relevant theory, research, legislation, and application in the closely related areas of curriculum...

    Published August 1st 2006 by Routledge

  10. Mathematics Education at Highly Effective Schools That Serve the Poor

    Strategies for Change

    By Richard S. Kitchen, Julie DePree, Sylvia Celed¢n-Pattichis, Jonathan Brinkerhoff

    This book presents research findings about school-level and district-level practices and successful strategies employed in mathematics education by highly effective schools that serve high-poverty communities. It includes both the theory and practice of creating highly effective schools in these...

    Published August 1st 2006 by Routledge