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  1. Tracking Adult Literacy and Numeracy Skills

    Findings from Longitudinal Research

    Edited by Stephen Reder, John Bynner

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    Understanding the origins of poor literacy and numeracy skills in adulthood and how to improve them is of major importance when society places a high premium on proficiency in these basic skills. This edited collection brings together the results of recent longitudinal studies that greatly extend...

    Published August 15th 2011 by Routledge

  2. Teaching Psychology 14-19

    Issues and Techniques

    By Matt Jarvis

    Teaching Psychology 14-19 - first published as Teaching Post-16 Psychology - is a core text for all training psychology teachers, as well as experienced teachers engaged in further study and professional development. Taking a reflective approach, Matt Jarvis explores key issues and debates against...

    Published June 23rd 2011 by Routledge

  3. How to Use Technology Effectively in Post-Compulsory Education

    By Alan Clarke

    The use of technology within the lifelong learning sector brings many benefits to learners, teachers and managers. Aimed at trainee and practising teachers, this book contains clear, practical guidance on how to use technology and e-learning effectively to enhance all aspects of teaching and...

    Published May 25th 2011 by Routledge

  4. Lifelong Learning in Paid and Unpaid Work

    Survey and Case Study Findings

    Edited by D.W. Livingstone

    Lifelong Learning is essential to all individuals and in recent years has become a guiding principle for policy initiatives, ranging from national economic competition to issues of social cohesion and personal fulfilment. However, despite the importance of lifelong learning there is a critical...

    Published March 4th 2011 by Routledge

  5. Improving Learning through the Lifecourse

    Learning Lives

    By Gert Biesta, John Field, Phil Hodkinson, Flora J. Macleod, Ivor F. Goodson

    Series: Improving Learning

    Adult learning matters. There is now widespread agreement that modern countries depend on the creativity, skills and knowledge of the entire population for their prosperity. Many people talk of our future well-being in terms of a ‘knowledge economy’ or a ‘learning society’ in which every person’s...

    Published February 21st 2011 by Routledge

  6. Structuring Mass Higher Education

    The Role of Elite Institutions

    Edited by David Palfreyman, Ted Tapper

    Series: International Studies in Higher Education

    Undoubtedly the most important development in higher education in recent years has been the seemingly inexorable expansion of national systems. In a comparatively short time period many countries have moved from an elite to a mass model. Furthermore, expansion has invariably changed the whole...

    Published December 9th 2010 by Routledge

  7. The Fundamentals of Workplace Learning

    Understanding How People Learn in Working Life

    By Knud Illeris

    Fundamentals of Workplace Learning is a comprehensive guide to how people learn in the workplace, and the issues and challenges involved. Examining the essential aspects of workplace learning and unravelling the various influences which affect the success of work-based learners, Knud Illeris...

    Published December 1st 2010 by Routledge

  8. Towards Creative Learning Spaces

    Re-thinking the Architecture of Post-Compulsory Education

    By Jos Boys

    This book offers new ways of investigating relationships between learning and the spaces in which it takes place. It suggests that we need to understand more about the distinctiveness of teaching and learning in post-compulsory education, and what it is that matters about the design of its spaces....

    Published November 19th 2010 by Routledge

  9. Improving Literacy at Work

    By Alison Wolf, Karen Evans

    Series: Improving Learning

    Modern societies demand high levels of literacy. The written word is pervasive; individuals with poor literacy skills are deeply disadvantaged; and governments are increasingly pre-occupied with the contribution that skills can make to economic growth. As a result, the basic skills of adult workers...

    Published November 8th 2010 by Routledge

  10. An Introduction to Career Learning & Development 11-19

    Perspectives, Practice and Possibilities

    By Anthony Barnes, Barbara Bassot, Anne Chant

    An Introduction to Career Learning and Development 11-19 is an indispensible source of support and guidance for all those who need to know why and how career learning and development should be planned, developed and delivered effectively to meet the needs of young people. It is a comprehensive...

    Published October 29th 2010 by Routledge