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  1. The Big Lies of School Reform

    Finding Better Solutions for the Future of Public Education

    Edited by Paul C. Gorski, Kristien Zenkov

    The Big Lies of School Reform provides a critical interruption to the ongoing policy conversations taking place around public education in the United States today. By analyzing the discourse employed by politicians, lobbyists, think tanks, and special interest groups, the authors uncover the hidden...

    Published March 19th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Social Justice and the Arts

    Edited by Lee Anne Bell, Dipti Desai

    This book explores the relationship between social justice practices and the Arts in Education. It argues that social justice practices, at their best, should awaken our senses and the ability to imagine alternatives that can sustain the collective work necessary to challenge entrenched patterns...

    Published March 12th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Bringing the Reggio Approach to your Early Years Practice

    3rd Edition

    By Linda Thornton, Pat Brunton

    Series: Bringing ... to your Early Years Practice

    Have you ever wondered what the Reggio Approach is all about, why it works, and how it can be used to benefit the young children in your setting? The book describes how educators in Reggio Emilia work with young children, and looks at the connections between the Reggio Approach and the revised...

    Published March 11th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Education as a Science (Routledge Revivals)

    By Alexander Bain

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Education as a Science, first published in 1878, presents a systematic treatment of the process of education, seen as a logically cogent and scientifically valid method for the development of a person: it thus must encompass not only basic cognitive skills such as grammar and arithmetic, but also...

    Published March 10th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Teaching, Learning and Education in Late Modernity

    The Selected Works of Peter Jarvis

    By Peter Jarvis

    Series: World Library of Educationalists

    Peter Jarvis has spent over 30 years researching, thinking and writing about some of the key and enduring issues in education. He has contributed well over 30 books and 200 papers and chapters in books on learning theory, adult education and learning, continuing professional education, nurse...

    Published February 27th 2014 by Routledge

  6. An Essay Towards A Philosophy of Education (RLE Edu K)

    A Liberal Education for All

    By Charlotte M Mason

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This was the last and most important and comprehensive work of Charlotte Mason, (founder of the Parents’ National Educational Union). For more than half a century the practical results of her original thought on education could be seen in all parts of the world in the Charlotte Mason Method and the...

    Published February 27th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Education and the Spirit of Man (RLE Edu K)

    By Francis Pollard

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This volume was the Swarthmore Lecture for 1932, one of an annual series of lectures delivered by and for members of the Society of Friends (Quakers). The lecture discusses the place of education and moral philosophy in the world of the early twentieth century, as well as the place of religious...

    Published February 27th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Knowledge and Character bound with The Modern Teacher(RLE Edu K)

    By William Archer

    Edited by A Watson Bain

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Written before, but published after The First World War, this volume’s plea for a national system of education which will produce a nation of prosperous, morally fulfilled people able to live at peace with other nations is doubly poignant given the sacrifice of the ‘lost generation’. However, the...

    Published February 27th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Prologue to Education (RLE Edu K)

    An Inquiry into Ends and Means

    By John N Wales

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Many people have come to feel that the controversy on education in Britain has got bogged down in political polemics, and that common polarisations between ‘conventional’ and ‘progressive’, ‘selective’ and ‘comprehensive’, ‘elite’ and ‘democratic’ are both unrealistic and damaging. The author...

    Published February 27th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Freedom and Choice in Education (RLE Edu K)

    By James Breese

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Much of the material included here owes it inspiration to discussions held with groups of student teachers in the early 1970s. The book is written for such students and discusses issues such as the acquisition of knowledge, the value of examinations, dependency and religion in education. The book...

    Published February 27th 2014 by Routledge