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  1. Intelligence and Technology

    The Impact of Tools on the Nature and Development of Human Abilities

    Edited by Robert J. Sternberg, David D. Preiss

    Series: Educational Psychology Series

    In this volume, Robert J. Sternberg and David D. Preiss bring together different perspectives on understanding the impact of various technologies on human abilities, competencies, and expertise. The inclusive range of historical, comparative, sociocultural, cognitive, educational, industrial/...

    Published July 26th 2012 by Routledge

  2. Traveller, Nomadic and Migrant Education

    Edited by Patrick Alan Danaher, Máirín Kenny, Judith Remy Leder

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    Traveller, Nomadic and Migrant Education presents international accounts of approaches to educating mobile communities such as circus and fairground people, herders, hunters, Roma and Travellers. The chapters focus on three key dimensions of educational change: the client group moving from school...

    Published July 26th 2012 by Routledge

  3. Online Language Teacher Education

    TESOL Perspectives

    Edited by Liz England

    More and more, ESL/EFL teachers are required by their employers to obtain a Master’s degree in TESOL. Thousands of ESL/EFL teachers are acquiring professional skills and knowledge through online and distance education instructional models. Filling a growing need and making an important contribution...

    Published June 17th 2012 by Routledge

  4. Teaching and Learning in the Digital Age

    By Louise Starkey

    Teaching and Learning in the Digital Age is for all those interested in considering the impact of emerging digital technologies on teaching and learning. It explores the concept of a digital age and perspectives of knowledge, pedagogy and practice within a digital context. By examining teaching...

    Published May 16th 2012 by Routledge

  5. Using Games to Enhance Learning and Teaching

    A Beginner's Guide

    Edited by Nicola Whitton, Alex Moseley

    Using Games to Enhance Learning and Teaching provides educators with easy and practical ways of using games to support student engagement and learning. Despite growing interest in digital game-based learning and teaching, until now most teachers have lacked the resources or technical knowledge to...

    Published May 16th 2012 by Routledge

  6. Active Learning and Student Engagement

    International Perspectives and Practices in Geography in Higher Education

    Edited by Mick Healey, Eric Pawson, Michael Solem

    This book examines significant issues in geography teaching and learning from the perspectives of an international network of academic geographers and postgraduate students. Drawing on classroom experiences and research in a wide variety of educational settings, the authors describe conceptually...

    Published May 16th 2012 by Routledge

  7. Changing Spaces of Education

    New Perspectives on the Nature of Learning

    Edited by Rachel Brooks, Alison Fuller, Johanna Waters

    In today’s modern climate, education and learning take place in multiple and diverse spaces. Increasingly, these spaces are both physical and virtual in nature. Access to and use of information and communication technologies, and the emergence of knowledge-based economies necessitate an...

    Published May 9th 2012 by Routledge

  8. World Yearbook of Education 2005

    Globalization and Nationalism in Education

    Edited by David Coulby, Evie Zambeta

    Series: World Yearbook of Education

    This volume deals with two major and apparently opposing forces within education and society: globalization and nationalism. Globalization is often considered in economic terms - of continued growth of international trade and a concentration of wealth in corporate hands - yet it also encompasses...

    Published March 25th 2012 by Routledge

  9. Emergent Computer Literacy

    A Developmental Perspective

    By Helen Mele Robinson

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    The United States is currently grappling with how to prepare our students to be computer literate citizens in the competitive technological world we live in. Understanding how children develop computer knowledge, and the ways that adults are able to guide their computer learning experiences, is a...

    Published March 12th 2012 by Routledge

  10. Design for Learning in Virtual Worlds

    By Brian C. Nelson, Benjamin E. Erlandson

    Series: Interdisciplinary Approaches to Educational Technology

    Design for Learning in Virtual Worlds, the first book focused specifically on how to design virtual worlds for educational purposes, explores: • the history and evolution of virtual worlds • the theories behind the use of virtual worlds for learning • the design of curricula in virtual worlds...

    Published March 7th 2012 by Routledge