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  1. Seven Myths About Education

    By Daisy Christodoulou

    In this controversial new book, Daisy Christodoulou offers a thought-provoking critique of educational orthodoxy. Drawing on her recent experience of teaching in challenging schools, she shows through a wide range of examples and case studies just how much classroom practice contradicts basic...

    Published February 27th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Achieving Literacy (RLE Edu I)

    Longitudinal Studies of Adolescents Learning to Read

    By Margaret Meek

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    How children learn to read well and what kind of teaching helps them is a scarcely penetrated mystery. This book is a fascinating and informative research report by a group of teachers who set out to teach children who have failed to acquire a useful degree of literacy; in it they discuss their...

    Published February 27th 2014 by Routledge

  3. The Development of Meaning (RLE Edu I)

    A Study of Children's Use of Language

    By Joan Tough

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This book investigates children's use of language and considers its implications for children's learning at home and at school. The author compares the language used by children from different social environments at the ages of three, five and seven and considers the different approaches that...

    Published February 27th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Linguistics and the Teacher

    Edited by Ronald Carter

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Linguistics and the Teacher is a collection of essays by linguists on different aspects of the relationship between linguistics and education. All the contributors are united in their belief that linguistics should be a central element in the education of teachers, and argue for principled and...

    Published February 27th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Language & Teaching

    A Psychological View

    By Peter Herriot

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Language is the basic means of communication in the classroom. It is therefore vital that teachers should know something about its acquisition, development, possible defects and the ways in which they may understand and develop its communicative powers. Peter Herriot describes the relationship with...

    Published February 27th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Children into Pupils (RLE Edu I)

    A Study of Language in Early Schooling

    By Mary Willes

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This book makes work in the field of sociolinguistics easily accessible to working teachers and to teachers in training. It focuses on the crucial first weeks that children spend in school, and deals with talk as a joint production, in which teachers and pupils are engaged from the earliest stages...

    Published February 27th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Children and Learning to Read (RLE Edu I)

    By Elizabeth Goodacre

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This is a study of the nature of the process whereby children go about the business of learning to read. The author relates her own practical teaching experience closely to studies in developmental psychology, and also considers the special needs of individual children. In all, the book...

    Published February 27th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Negotiating Critical Literacies with Young Children

    10th Anniversary Edition

    By Vivian Maria Vasquez

    Series: Language, Culture, and Teaching Series

    In this innovative and engaging text, Vivian Maria Vasquez draws on her own classroom experience to demonstrate how issues raised from everyday conversations with pre-kindergarten children can be used to create an integrated critical literacy curriculum over the course of one school year. The...

    Published February 25th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Learning to Teach in the Primary School

    3rd Edition

    Edited by Teresa Cremin, James Arthur

    Flexible, effective and creative primary school teachers require subject knowledge, an understanding of their pupils and how they learn, a range of strategies for managing behaviour and organising environments for learning, and the ability to respond to dynamic classroom situations. This third...

    Published February 24th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Jumpstart! French and German

    Engaging activities for ages 7-12

    By Catherine Watts, Hilary Phillips

    Series: Jumpstart!

    Jumpstart! French and German presents a collection of simple to use, multi-sensory games and activities that will jumpstart students’ understanding of modern languages in action. If you are one of the thousands of teachers looking for a range of practical and fun ideas to teach languages engagingly...

    Published February 18th 2014 by Routledge