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  1. Effective Schools in Developing Countries

    Edited by Henry Levin, Marlaine E Lockheed

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This volume brings together eight case studies which describe a variety of initiatives to create more effective schools for children of poverty, especially in the Third World. The initiatives reviewed published and unpublished documents and both qualitative and statistical studies were examined....

    Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Landscapes of Specific Literacies in Contemporary Society

    Exploring a social model of literacy

    Edited by Vicky Duckworth, Gordon Ade-Ojo

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    This volume makes a timely contribution to our understanding of literacy as a multi-faceted, complexly situated activity. Each chapter provides the reader with a fresh perspective into a different site for literate behaviour, approaches, design and relationships, and offers an exploration into the...

    Published December 2nd 2014 by Routledge

  3. Early Child Care and Education in Finland

    Edited by Kaarina Määttä, Satu Uusiautti

    What is childhood like in Finland? What kind of practical solutions have been created and evaluated that aim at both providing good childhood experiences and supporting children’s positive development? What practices aim to prevent child exclusion from regular education and social experiences and...

    Published November 29th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Multicultural Education in South Korea

    Language, ideology, and culture in Korean language arts education

    By Mi Ok Kang

    Series: Routledge Critical Studies in Asian Education

    This book examines the political, ideological, and socio-cultural politics underlying the 2009 National Multicultural Curriculum Reform and recent multicultural education policies in South Korea. Unlike the conservative groups in Western countries who argue that supporting cultural diversity and...

    Published November 20th 2014 by Routledge

  5. China through the Lens of Comparative Education

    The selected works of Ruth Hayhoe

    By Ruth Hayhoe

    Series: World Library of Educationalists

    In the World Library of Educationalists series, international experts compile career-long collections of what they judge to be their finest pieces – extracts from books, key article, salient research findings, major theoretical and practical contributions – so the world can read them in a single...

    Published November 20th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Internationalization of Teacher Education

    Creating Globally Competent Teachers and Teacher Educators for the 21st Century

    Edited by Reyes L. Quezada

    This book proposes to excite readers to engage in conversations on how Schools and Colleges of Education can internationalize teacher education programs so that graduates have global teaching experiences, that teacher education curricula include global perspectives, and that there are...

    Published November 20th 2014 by Routledge

  7. The Finnish Education Mystery

    Historical and sociological essays on schooling in Finland

    By Hannu Simola

    Finnish education has been a focus of global interest since its first PISA success in 2001. After years of superficial celebration, astonishment and educational tourism, the focus has recently shifted to what is possibly the most interesting element of this Finnish success story: that Finnish...

    Published November 19th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Comprehensive Internationalization

    Institutional pathways to success

    By John K. Hudzik

    Series: Internationalization in Higher Education Series

    This book is a timely insight into the internationalization of higher education institutions. The internationalization of higher education is a global phenomenon, but with substantial variation in how it is made operational in individual institutions. Comprehensive Internationalization focuses on...

    Published November 19th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Bodies as Sites of Cultural Reflection in Early Childhood Education

    By Rachael S. Burke, Judith Duncan

    Series: Changing Images of Early Childhood

    Taking the body as a locus for discussion, Rachael S. Burke and Judith Duncan argue not only that implicit cultural practices shape most of the interactions taking place in early childhood curricula and pedagogy but that many of these practices often go unnoticed or unrecognized as being pedagogy....

    Published November 19th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Global Learning and Education

    Key concepts and effective practice

    By Andrew Peterson, Paul Warwick

    What is globalisation? How are its effects felt by different people across the world? How can we help young people flourish in a world characterised by globalisation? Conflict, poverty, breaches of human rights, and environmental sustainability are everyday issues for global citizens today, old...

    Published November 11th 2014 by Routledge