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Forthcoming Books

  1. Beyond the Classroom

    Collaborating with Colleagues and Parents to Build Core Literacy

    Edited by Nanci Werner-Burke

    Go beyond the walls of your classroom to build literacy and achievement. In this insightful book, you’ll discover how you can better meet the rigorous goals of the Common Core by opening new lines of communication with colleagues, parents, and students. Each chapter centers around an action project...

    To Be Published October 5th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Teaching Discipline-Specific Literacies in Grades 6-12

    Preparing Students for College, Career and Workforce Demands

    By Vicky I. Zygouris-Coe

    Comprehensive, timely, and relevant, this text offers an approach to discipline-specific literacy instruction that is aligned with the Common Core State Standards and the needs of teachers, students, and secondary schools across the nation. It is essential that teachers know how to provide...

    To Be Published November 2nd 2014 by Routledge

  3. Learning to Teach Citizenship in the Secondary School

    A Companion to School Experience, 3rd Edition

    Edited by Liam Gearon

    Series: Learning to Teach Subjects in the Secondary School Series

    Praise for previous editions… 'A comprehensive and illuminating resource on both citizenship and citizenship education.'– David Hicks, Times Educational Supplement What is the role of citizenship? How can it be taught effectively? Learning to Teach Citizenship in the Secondary School is an...

    To Be Published November 25th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Literacy Teaching and Learning in Rural Communities

    Problematizing Stereotypes, Challenging Myths

    Edited by Lisa S. Eckert, Janet Alsup

    This definitive look at teaching English in rural secondary schools contests current definitions and discussions of rural education, examines their ideological and cultural foundations, and presents an alternative perspective that conceptualizes rural communities as diverse, unique, and conducive...

    To Be Published January 25th 2015 by Routledge

  5. English Teaching in the Secondary School

    Linking Theory and Practice, 4th Edition

    By Mike Fleming, David Stevens

    To Be Published March 14th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Speak, Listen and Learn

    Teaching resources for ages 7-13

    By Tony Wood

    This indispensable resource, for teachers of pupils aged 7-13 years, consists of a series of graduated lesson plans aimed at improving children’s speaking and listening skills, their self-confidence and their motivation to learn, ultimately leading to better school performance. The scheme was...

    To Be Published March 14th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Teaching and Learning Argumentative Writing in High School

    Moving beyond Structure

    By George Newell, David Bloome, Alan Hirvela

    Focused on teaching and learning argumentative writing in grades 9-12, this book offers a new perspective, a set of principled practices, and case studies of excellent teaching to guide educators in using research-based knowledge to foster thoughtful writing and analytic thinking in high school...

    To Be Published April 14th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Identity-Focused ELA Teaching

    A Curriculum Framework for Diverse Secondary Classrooms

    By Richard Beach, Anthony Johnston, Amanda Haertling Thein

    Countering the increased standardization of English language arts instruction requires recognizing and fostering students’ unique identity construction across different social and cultural contexts. Drawing on current sociocultural theories of identity construction, this book posits that students...

    To Be Published April 14th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Secondary School English Education in Asia

    From Policy to Practice

    By Bernard Spolsky, Kiwan Sung

    Series: Routledge Critical Studies in Asian Education

    Given the importance of secondary English education as the central feature for continuing development of target language and culture in English language teaching in Asia, this book describes and critically analyses the current status and diversity of secondary English education in Bangladesh, China...

    To Be Published May 31st 2015 by Routledge

  10. A Case for Teaching Literature in Secondary School

    Why Reading Fiction Matters in an Age of Scientific Objectivity and Standardization

    By Janet Alsup

    Examining the forces that affect English education in schools, this timely book counters with a strong argument for the importance of continuing to teach literature in secondary schools. The case is made through critical examination of the ongoing "culture wars" between the humanities and the...

    To Be Published May 31st 2015 by Routledge