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New and Published Books

  1. Foundations of Educational Technology

    Integrative Approaches and Interdisciplinary Perspectives, 2nd Edition

    By J. Michael Spector

    Series: Interdisciplinary Approaches to Educational Technology

    An engaging book for professional educators and an ideal textbook for certificate, masters, and doctoral programs in educational technology, instructional systems and learning design, Foundations of Educational Technology, Second Edition offers a fresh, interdisciplinary, problem-centered approach...

    Published July 1st 2015 by Routledge

  2. Instructional Design for Teachers

    Improving Classroom Practice, 2nd Edition

    By Alison A. Carr-Chellman

    Instructional Design for Teachers, Second Edition focuses on the instructional design (ID) process specifically for K-12 teachers. The first edition introduced a new, common-sense model of instructional design to take K-12 teachers through the ID process step by step, with a special emphasis on...

    Published June 24th 2015 by Routledge

  3. MOOCs and Open Education Around the World

    Edited by Curtis J. Bonk, Mimi M. Lee, Thomas C. Reeves, Thomas H. Reynolds

    As new digital forms of formal and informal learning proliferate, there is an increasing need to better understand how people in different regions of the world are implementing massive open online courses (MOOCs) and other forms of open educational resources (OERs). Educators, researchers,...

    Published June 18th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Learning Conversations

    The Self-Organised Learning Way to Personal and Organisational Growth

    By Sheila Harri-Augstein, Laurie F. Thomas

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    How Can You Improve Your Learning Capabilites? How Can You Enhance Your Potential for Change and Personal Growth? Most of us accept that education does not meet the needs of learners today, or their employers. This mismatch is a key reason why a high level of demotivated youth, as well as workers...

    Published June 12th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Thinking Collaboratively

    Learning in a Community of Inquiry

    By D. Randy Garrison

    Thinking Collaboratively is a theoretical and practical guide to thinking and learning in deep and meaningful ways within purposeful communities of inquiry. Critical thinking has long been recognized as an important educational goal but, until now, has largely been conceived and operationalized as...

    Published June 12th 2015 by Routledge

  6. The Hidden Role of Software in Educational Research

    Policy to Practice

    By Tom Liam Lynch

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    Educational research often discounts the uniqueness and ubiquity of software and the hidden political, economic and epistemological ways it impacts teaching and learning in K-12 settings. Drawing on theories and methodologies from English education, critical discourse analysis, multimodal semiotics...

    Published June 4th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Libr@ries

    Changing Information Space and Practice

    Edited by Cushla Kapitzke, Bertram C. Bruce

    This volume is the first to examine the social, cultural, and political implications of the shift from the traditional forms and functions of print-based libraries to the delivery of online information in educational contexts. Libr@ries are conceptualized as physical places, virtual spaces,...

    Published May 7th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Globally Networked Teaching in the Humanities

    Theories and Practices

    Edited by Alexandra Schultheis Moore, Sunka Simon

    Series: Routledge Research in Higher Education

    As colleges and universities in North America increasingly identify "internationalization" as a key component of the institution’s mission and strategic plans, faculty and administrators are charged with finding innovative and cost-effective approaches to meet those goals. This volume provides an...

    Published April 20th 2015 by Routledge

  9. International Handbook of E-Learning Volume 1

    Theoretical Perspectives and Research

    Edited by Badrul H. Khan, Mohamed Ally

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks of Education

    The International Handbook of e-Learning, Volume 1 provides a comprehensive compendium of research and theory in all aspects of e-learning, one of the most significant ongoing global developments in the entire field of education. Covering history, design models, instructional strategies, best...

    Published March 24th 2015 by Routledge

  10. International Handbook of E-Learning Volume 2

    Implementation and Case Studies

    Edited by Mohamed Ally, Badrul H. Khan

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks of Education

    The International Handbook of e-Learning, Volume 2 provides a comprehensive compendium of implementation and practice in all aspects of e-learning, one of the most significant ongoing global developments in the entire field of education. Covering the integration, challenges, implications, and...

    Published March 24th 2015 by Routledge