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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 14 new and published books in the subject of Design Technology — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. Learning to Teach Art and Design in the Secondary School

    A companion to school experience, 3rd Edition

    Edited by Nicholas Addison, Lesley Burgess

    Series: Learning to Teach Subjects in the Secondary School Series

    Learning to Teach Art and Design in the Secondary School is established as the key text for all those preparing to become art and design teachers in the secondary school. It explores a range of approaches to teaching and learning and provides a conceptual and practical framework for understanding...

    Published October 29th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Teaching STEM in the Secondary School

    Helping teachers meet the challenge

    By Frank Banks, David Barlex

    The skills, knowledge and understanding of the subjects involved in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) are vital for all young people in an increasingly science- and technology-driven society. This book looks at the purpose and pedagogy of STEM teaching and explores the ways...

    Published April 8th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Debates in Design and Technology Education

    Edited by Gwyneth Owen-Jackson

    Series: Debates in Subject Teaching

    Design and Technology has long held a controversial place on the school curriculum, with some arguing that it shouldn’t be there at all. This book presents and questions considered arguments and judgements, and explores the major issues that all D&T teachers encounter in their daily...

    Published May 8th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Understanding Art Education

    Engaging Reflexively with Practice

    By Nicholas Addison, Lesley Burgess, John Steers, Jane Trowell

    What is distinctive about art and design as a subject in secondary schools? What contribution does it make to the wider curriculum? How can art and design develop the agency of young people? Understanding Art Education examines the theory and practice of helping young people learn in and beyond the...

    Published November 29th 2009 by Routledge

  5. Teaching English Language Learners through Technology

    By Tony Erben, Ruth Ban, Martha Castañeda

    Series: Teaching English Language Learners across the Curriculum

    In Teaching English Language Learners through Technology, the authors explore the use of computers/technology as a pedagogical tool to aid in the appropriate instruction of ELLs across all content areas. The special focus of this book is on the informed use of various technologies and software...

    Published August 13th 2008 by Routledge

  6. Learning to Teach Design and Technology in the Secondary School

    A Companion to School Experience, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Gwyneth Owen-Jackson

    Series: Learning to Teach Subjects in the Secondary School Series

    Design and technology is a subject that interests and excites most young people. It requires them to work both practically and theoretically, to investigate and research, design, plan, make and evaluate. It encourages creativity, decision-making and problem-solving as pupils get to grips with real...

    Published May 12th 2008 by Routledge

  7. Learning to Teach Art and Design in the Secondary School

    A Companion to School Experience, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Nicholas Addison, Lesley Burgess

    Series: Learning to Teach Subjects in the Secondary School Series

    Learning to Teach Art and Design in the Secondary School advocates art, craft and design as useful, critical, transforming, and therefore fundamental to a plural society. It offers a conceptual and practical framework for understanding the diverse nature of art and design in education at KS3 and...

    Published December 20th 2007 by Routledge

  8. A Practical Guide to Teaching Design and Technology in the Secondary School

    Edited by Gwyneth Owen-Jackson

    Series: Routledge Teaching Guides

    Containing a wealth of practical activities and materials that provide excellent opportunities to analyse learning and performance within Design and Technology, this book also includes case studies and examples of existing good practice and a range of tried-and-tested strategies. Specially designed...

    Published May 10th 2007 by Routledge

  9. Issues in Art and Design Teaching

    Edited by Nicholas Addison, Lesley Burgess

    Series: Issues in Teaching Series

    Issues in Art and Design Teaching draws together a range of pedagogical and ethical issues for trainee and newly qualified teachers of art and design, and their mentors in art and design education. Arguing for a critical approach to the art and design curriculum, the collection encourages students...

    Published March 12th 2003 by Routledge

  10. Teaching Design and Technology in Secondary Schools

    A Reader

    Edited by Gwyneth Owen-Jackson

    Teaching Design and Technology in Secondary Schools begins by providing information on the nature, purpose and development of design and technology in schools. An aptitude for design and technology combines practical skills and theoretical knowledge, and the book addresses what this means in...

    Published December 12th 2001 by Routledge