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  1. Education for All

    The Future of Education and Training for 14-19 Year-Olds

    By Richard Pring, Geoffrey Hayward, Ann Hodgson, Jill Johnson, Ewart Keep, Alis Oancea, Gareth Rees, Ken Spours, Stephanie Wilde

    There are two key questions at the heart of the ongoing debate about education and training for all young people, irrespective of background, ability or attainment: What counts as an educated 19 year old today? Are the models of education we have inherited from the past sufficient to meet the...

    Published May 25th 2009 by Routledge

  2. International Perspectives on Competence Development

    Developing Skills and Capabilities

    Edited by Knud Illeris

    In today’s complex and ever-changing world it has become obvious that even highly developed knowledge and skills are no longer sufficient to meet new challenges, situations and problems facing individuals, organisations and nations. This raises an enormous and potentially confusing issue for...

    Published May 17th 2009 by Routledge

  3. Improving Working as Learning

    By Alan Felstead, Alison Fuller, Nick Jewson, Lorna Unwin

    Series: Improving Learning

    Interest in learning at work has captured the attention of many people around the world, often taking centre stage in policy debates about improving economic performance, prosperity and well-being. This book is about the learning that goes on in workplaces – ranging from offices, factories and...

    Published April 22nd 2009 by Routledge

  4. Improving Learning in College

    Rethinking Literacies Across the Curriculum

    By Roz Ivanic, Richard Edwards, David Barton, Marilyn Martin-Jones, Zoe Fowler, Buddug Hughes, Greg Mannion, Kate Miller, Candice Satchwell, June Smith

    Series: Improving Learning

    What's the problem with literacy at college? How might everyday literacy be harnessed for educational ends? Based on the first major study of literacy practices in colleges in the UK, this book explores the reading and writing associated with learning subjects across the college curriculum. It...

    Published February 15th 2009 by Routledge

  5. Managing Your Competencies

    Personal Development Plan

    By Roel Grit

    A competency is a combination of knowledge, skills and attitude that one needs in order to function adequately in any given professional situation – a nurse must know how to give a crying child a vaccination, and a policeman must be able to stop a drunken brawl. Competency orientated teaching has...

    Published December 31st 2008 by Routledge

  6. Contemporary Theories of Learning

    Learning Theorists … In Their Own Words

    Edited by Knud Illeris

    In this definitive collection of today’s most influential learning theorists, sixteen world-renowned experts present their understanding of what learning is and how human learning takes place. Professor Knud Illeris has collected chapters that explain both the complex frameworks in which learning...

    Published December 7th 2008 by Routledge

  7. Inclusion and Diversity

    Meeting the Needs of All Students

    By Sue Grace, Phil Gravestock

    Series: Key Guides for Effective Teaching in Higher Education

    How should you prepare for the first day of class? How can you encourage all students to participate in discussions? How do you ensure disabled students can take part in field work? Increasingly, universities are drawing from a less traditional group of students – international students, disabled...

    Published October 27th 2008 by Routledge

  8. A Handbook for Teaching and Learning in Higher Education

    Enhancing Academic Practice, 3rd Edition

    By Heather Fry, Steve Ketteridge, Stephanie Marshall

    First published in 2008. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published August 28th 2008 by Routledge

  9. e-Learning and Social Networking Handbook

    Resources for Higher Education

    By Frank Rennie, Robin Mason

    Student engagement with digital learning resources and online social networking are strong forces in education today. How can these resources best be utilized by educators and course designers in higher education? This book aims to provide the reader with enough background information to appreciate...

    Published April 8th 2008 by Routledge

  10. Improving Learning, Skills and Inclusion

    The Impact of Policy on Post-Compulsory Education

    By Frank Coffield, Sheila Edward, Ian Finlay, Ann Hodgson, Ken Spours, Richard Steer

    Series: Improving Learning

    How can opportunities for teaching and learning be improved to ensure that many more people participate, gain qualifications and obtain decent jobs? Will government policies enable us to achieve these goals? What new ideas do we need to ensure a more inclusive, equitable and efficient learning...

    Published March 18th 2008 by Routledge