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  1. Consulting Pupils

    What's In It For Schools?

    By Julia Flutter, Jean Ruddock

    Series: What's in it for schools?

    Consulting Pupils considers the potential benefits and implications of talking to students about teaching and learning in school, exploring its impact at different levels. Key issues included are: * the importance of engaging young learners in a focused dialogue about learning* the role of pupil...

    Published March 3rd 2004 by Routledge

  2. Rethinking the SAT

    The Future of Standardized Testing in University Admissions

    Edited by Rebecca Zwick

    Rethinking the SAT is a unique presentation of the latest thoughts and research findings of key individuals in the world of college admissions, including the president of the largest public university system in the U.S., as well as the presidents of the two companies that sponsor college admissions...

    Published January 26th 2004 by Routledge

  3. The RoutledgeFalmer Reader in Higher Education

    Edited by Malcolm Tight

    Series: RoutledgeFalmer Readers in Education

    The RoutledgeFalmer Reader in Higher Education provides a balanced selection of the last few years' writing on the topic, offering anyone with an interest in higher education an essential reference work.The editor uses his experience to present a range of articles illustrating the variety of...

    Published December 3rd 2003 by Routledge

  4. Democratic Learning

    The Challenge to School Effectiveness

    Edited by John MacBeath, Lejf Moos

    The time has come to challenge many of the age-old assumptions about schools and school learning. In this timely book leading thinkers from around the world offer a different vision of what schools are for. They suggest new ways of thinking about citizenship, lifelong learning and the role of...

    Published November 5th 2003 by Routledge

  5. Education and Conflict

    Complexity and Chaos

    By Lynn Davies

    First-place winner of the Society for Education Studies' 2005 book prize, Education and Conflict is a critical review of education in an international context. Based on the author's extensive research and experience of education in several areas afflicted by conflict, the book explores the...

    Published October 22nd 2003 by Routledge

  6. Body Knowledge and Control

    Studies in the Sociology of Physical Education and Health

    Edited by John Evans, Brian Davies, Jan Wright

    Today's society is obsessed with the body, its size, shape and healthiness. Governments, business and the popular media, spend and earn fortunes encouraging populations to get healthy, eat properly, exercise daily and get thin. But how are current social trends and attitudes...

    Published October 22nd 2003 by Routledge

  7. Policy for Open and Distance Learning

    World review of distance education and open learning Volume 4

    Edited by Helen Lentell, Hilary Perraton

    Policy for Open and Distance Learning considers the questions that planners and policy makers in open and distance learning need to address at any level of education.Starting by analysing the range of purposes for which open and distance learning is used, the book places the issues in context and...

    Published October 15th 2003 by Routledge

  8. Rethinking the School Curriculum

    Values, Aims and Purposes

    Edited by John White

    In 2000, the school curriculum in England was equipped - for the first time in the country's history - with an extensive set of aims and purposes. In this book, leading experts in the teaching of school subjects examine the significance of the new aims for the reform of the curriculum.In two...

    Published September 24th 2003 by Routledge

  9. The Future of Physical Education

    Building a New Pedagogy

    Edited by Anthony Laker

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    Anthony Laker leads an outstanding international team of educational theorists in critically examining the theoretical underpinnings of physical education, and in challenging the rhetoric, the practices and the pedagogies that prevail in our schools. There has been a great deal of discussion...

    Published September 10th 2003 by Routledge

  10. Standards-based School Mathematics Curricula

    What Are They? What Do Students Learn?

    Edited by Sharon L. Senk, Denisse R. Thompson

    Series: Studies in Mathematical Thinking and Learning Series

    The Curriculum and Evaluation Standards for School Mathematics published by the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics in 1989 set forth a broad vision of mathematical content and pedagogy for grades K-12 in the United States. These Standards prompted the development of Standards-based...

    Published August 31st 2003 by Routledge