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  1. 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 6th 2012 by Routledge

  2. 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 3rd 2012 by Routledge

  3. 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 19th 2012 by Routledge

  4. 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 9th 2012 by Routledge

  5. 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 5th 2012 by Routledge

  6. 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 5th 2012 by Routledge

  7. World Yearbook of Education 2007

    Educating the Global Workforce: Knowledge, Knowledge Work and Knowledge Workers

    Edited by Lesley Farrell, Tara Fenwick

    Series: World Yearbook of Education

    The 2007 edition of this respected international volume considers the challenges facing work related education arising from the rapid expansion of the global economy and the impact of this on labour markets and individual workers. Including perspectives from the US, UK, Canada, Australia, Africa,...

    Published March 26th 2012 by Routledge

  8. Evaluating Teaching and Learning

    A practical handbook for colleges, universities and the scholarship of teaching

    By David Kember, Paul Ginns

    Every semester, colleges and universities ask students to complete innumerable course and teaching evaluation questionnaires to evaluate the learning and teaching in courses they have taken. For many universities it is a requirement that all courses be evaluated every semester. The laudable...

    Published December 15th 2011 by Routledge

  9. Handbook of School Violence and School Safety

    International Research and Practice, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Shane Jimerson, Amanda Nickerson, Matthew J. Mayer, Michael J. Furlong

    The Handbook of School Violence and School Safety: International Research and Practice has become the premier resource for educational and mental health professionals and policymakers seeking to implement effective prevention and intervention programs that reduce school violence and promote safe...

    Published December 5th 2011 by Routledge

  10. The Media Teacher's Handbook

    Edited by Elaine Scarratt, Jon Davison

    The Media Teacher’s Handbook is an indispensible guide for all teachers, both specialist and non-specialist, delivering Media Studies and media education in secondary schools and colleges. It is the first text to draw together the three key elements of secondary sector teaching in relation to...

    Published December 2nd 2011 by Routledge