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  1. E-tivities

    The Key to Active Online Learning, 2nd Edition

    By Gilly Salmon

    The world of learning and teaching is at a watershed; confronted by challenges to previous educational models. One learning future lies in impactful, purposeful, active online activities, or ‘e-tivities’, that keep learners engaged, motivated, and participating. Grounded in the author’s action...

    Published June 17th 2013 by Routledge

  2. Rethinking Pedagogy for a Digital Age

    Designing for 21st Century Learning, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Helen Beetham, Rhona Sharpe

    Through a critical discussion of the issues surrounding the design, sharing and reuse of learning activities, the second edition of Rethinking Pedagogy for a Digital Age examines a wide range of perspectives on effectively designing and delivering learning activities to ensure that future...

    Published April 16th 2013 by Routledge

  3. e-Learning and Social Networking Handbook

    Resources for Higher Education, 2nd Edition

    By Frank Rennie, Tara Morrison

    Digital resources—from games to blogs to social networking—are strong forces in education today, but how can those tools be effectively utilized by educators and course designers in higher education? Filled with practical advice, the e-Learning and Social Networking Handbook, Second Edition ...

    Published December 9th 2012 by Routledge

  4. Study Skills for Foundation Degrees

    2nd Edition

    By Dorothy Bedford, Elizabeth Wilson

    Study Skills for Foundation Degrees is a much needed resource for anyone thinking about or currently studying at foundation degree level. If you are unsure whether you have the academic skills to handle it, this book will prepare and guide you, in a clear accessible way, through the broad...

    Published December 6th 2012 by Routledge

  5. Teaching and Learning in Further Education

    Diversity and change, 4th Edition

    By Prue Huddleston, Lorna Unwin

    Teaching and Learning in Further Education is established as an authoritative, wide-ranging introductory text for those training to work in the further education, post-compulsory education and lifelong learning sectors. It offers an easy to read picture of the practitioner’s everyday working life,...

    Published December 5th 2012 by Routledge

  6. Basic Skills Education in Community Colleges

    Inside and Outside of Classrooms

    By W Norton Grubb

    Nearly two-thirds of students require some form of remediation before taking college-level classes, and community colleges have become increasingly important in providing this education. Unfortunately, relatively few students complete the developmental courses required to make a transition to...

    Published December 2nd 2012 by Routledge

  7. Ignorant Yobs?: Low Attainers in a Global Knowledge Economy

    By Sally Tomlinson

    What happens to young people who are defined as lower attainers or having learning difficulties in a global knowledge economy? How do we stop those with learning difficulties or disabilities being seen as social problems or simply as consumers of resources? Governments in developed countries are...

    Published November 18th 2012 by Routledge

  8. Skills in Neighbourhood Work

    4th Edition

    By Paul Henderson, David N. Thomas

    Skills in Neighbourhood Work is a practice textbook. It explains the skills, knowledge and techniques needed by community workers and other practitioners to work effectively in and with communities. While the principles and methods it describes have stood the test of time, the political, economic...

    Published November 8th 2012 by Routledge

  9. Family-Centered Treatment With Struggling Young Adults

    A Clinician’s Guide to the Transition From Adolescence to Autonomy

    By Brad Sachs

    Family-Centered Treatment With Struggling Young Adults is an indispensible guidebook to the unique set of problems and opportunities that families face when young adults are experiencing difficulty pulling anchor and setting sail. Renowned clinician Brad Sachs, PhD, provides both a conceptual...

    Published November 4th 2012 by Routledge

  10. Developing Effective Part-time Teachers in Higher Education

    New Approaches to Professional Development

    Edited by Fran Beaton, Amanda Gilbert

    Series: SEDA Series

    Part-time teachers have become an increasing part of the workforce in universities throughout the world. They work in a sector undergoing enormous change and debate about the purposes of the university for individuals, societies and economies. As part-time employees, however, they are not...

    Published October 4th 2012 by Routledge