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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 596 new and published books in the subject of Secondary Education — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. The Routledge International Handbook of the Arts and Education

    Edited by Mike Fleming, Liora Bresler, John O'Toole

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    This International Handbook brings together leading writers on Arts in Education to provide a much-needed, authoritative guide to the main debates in the field and an informed account of contemporary developments in policy and practice. Providing a detailed overview of key concepts and practical...

    Published November 25th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Music Technology and Education

    Amplifying Musicality, 2nd Edition

    By Andrew Brown

    Music Technology in Education lays out the principles of music technology and how they can be used to enhance musical teaching and learning in primary and secondary education. Previously published as Computers in Music Education, this second edition has been streamlined to focus on the needs of...

    Published November 24th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Jumpstart! History

    Engaging activities for ages 7-12

    By Sarah Whitehouse, Karan Vickers-Hulse

    Series: Jumpstart!

    This collection of simple to use and fun activities will jumpstart pupils’ understanding of the historical skills of chronology, enquiry, historical inference and knowledge and understanding of people, places and time. History is an effective way to engage pupils in a topic and can act as a...

    Published November 19th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Bringing the Common Core Math Standards to Life

    Exemplary Practices from High Schools, 2nd Edition

    By Yvelyne Germain-McCarthy, Ivan Gill

    As high school math teachers shift to the Common Core State Standards, the question remains: What do the standards actually look like in the classroom? This book answers that question by taking you inside of real Common Core classrooms across the country. You’ll see how exemplary teachers are...

    Published November 19th 2014 by Routledge

  5. The Political Classroom

    Evidence and Ethics in Democratic Education

    By Diana E. Hess, Paula McAvoy

    Series: Critical Social Thought

    Helping students develop their ability to deliberate political questions is an essential component of democratic education, but introducing political issues into the classroom is pedagogically challenging and raises ethical dilemmas for teachers. Diana E. Hess and Paula McAvoy argue that teachers...

    Published November 18th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Place-based Curriculum Design

    Exceeding Standards through Local Investigations

    By Amy B. Demarest

    Place-based Curriculum Design provides pre-service and practicing teachers both the rationale and tools to create and integrate meaningful, place-based learning experiences for students. Practical, classroom-based curricular examples illustrate how teachers can engage the local and still be...

    Published November 16th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Socratic Seminars in Middle School

    Texts and Films That Engage Students in Reflective Thinking and Close Reading

    By Victor Moeller, Marc Moeller

    Teach students how to engage in thoughtful discussions about a text. Socratic seminars are highly effective at helping students read closely and think critically about what they’ve read. They also teach students how to participate in authentic discussions. This practical book from bestselling...

    Published November 16th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Using Positive Psychology to Enhance Student Achievement

    A schools-based programme for character education

    By Tina Rae, Ruth MacConville

    Positive psychology, properly understood and applied, offers a tremendous opportunity for improving student and teacher experiences and the overall success of any school. The connection between education and happiness is recognised to be mutually reinforcing; education helps students to be happy...

    Published November 16th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Global Learning and Education

    Key concepts and effective practice

    By Andrew Peterson, Paul Warwick

    What is globalisation? How are its effects felt by different people across the world? How can we help young people flourish in a world characterised by globalisation? Conflict, poverty, breaches of human rights, and environmental sustainability are everyday issues for global citizens today, old...

    Published November 11th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Understanding Pedagogy

    Developing a critical approach to teaching and learning

    By Michael Waring, Carol Evans

    What is meant by pedagogy? How does our conception of pedagogy inform good teaching and learning? Pedagogy is a complex concept of which student and practising teachers need to have an understanding, yet there remain many ambiguities about what the term means, and how it informs learning in the...

    Published November 10th 2014 by Routledge