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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 19 new and published books in the subject of Geography — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. Learning to Teach Geography in the Secondary School

    A companion to school experience, 3rd Edition

    By Mary Biddulph, David Lambert, David Balderstone

    Series: Learning to Teach Subjects in the Secondary School Series

    Learning to Teach Geography in the Secondary School has become the widely recommended textbook for student and new teachers of geography. It helps you acquire a deeper understanding of the role, purpose and potential of geography within the secondary curriculum, and provides the practical skills...

    Published May 21st 2015 by Routledge

  2. Social Studies Today

    Research and Practice, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Walter C. Parker

    Social Studies Today will help educators—teachers, curriculum specialists, and researchers—think deeply about contemporary social studies education. More than simply learning about key topics, this collection invites readers to think through some of the most relevant, dynamic, and challenging...

    Published May 5th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Jumpstart! Geography

    Engaging activities for ages 7-12

    By Mark Jones, Sarah Whitehouse

    Series: Jumpstart!

    This collection of simple to use and fun activities will jumpstart pupils’ understanding of the geographical skills of enquiry, outdoor learning, graphicacy and communication. Pupils will develop their knowledge and understanding of people, places and issues through being encouraged to ‘think...

    Published August 8th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Effective Innovation in the Secondary Geography Curriculum

    A practical guide

    By Charles Rawding

    How up-to-date is your geographical thought? Are parts of your curriculum becoming tired and out-dated? Effective Innovation in the Secondary Geography Curriculum will help training and practising secondary school teachers understand how to evaluate and refresh their curriculum in order to ensure...

    Published May 16th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Debates in Geography Education

    Edited by David Lambert, Mark Jones

    Series: Debates in Subject Teaching

    Debates in Geography Education encourages student and practising teachers to engage with and reflect on key issues, concepts and debates in their specialist subject teaching. It aims to enable geography teachers to reach their own informed judgements and argue their point of view with deeper...

    Published December 5th 2012 by Routledge

  6. Cross-Curricular Teaching and Learning in the Secondary School… Humanities

    History, Geography, Religious Studies and Citizenship

    By Richard Harris, Simon Harrison, Richard McFahn

    Series: Cross-Curricular Teaching and Learning in...

    What is the role of the humanities in the modern school? Should geography, history, RE and Citizenship teachers remain faithful to long-standing subject cultures and pedagogies? Or is there another way to consider how the curriculum, and the notion of individual subjects and teachers’ pedagogy,...

    Published September 28th 2011 by Routledge

  7. Teaching Secondary Geography as if the Planet Matters

    By John Morgan

    Series: Teaching... as if the Planet Matters

    'Teaching Geography as if the Planet Matters provides a timely outline of powerful knowledge and arguments that will be needed to counter a strengthening of current curriculum orthodoxies. Not until school geography undergoes the revolution that this book outlines can it honestly claim to be...

    Published July 12th 2011 by Routledge

  8. Global Learning and Sustainable Development

    Edited by Helen Gadsby, Andrea Bullivant

    Series: Teaching contemporary themes in secondary education

    Global learning and sustainable development encompass some of the key ideas and challenges facing the world today: challenges such as climate change, globalization and interdependence. Schools increasingly recognize the role of education in addressing these issues with young people, but exploring...

    Published April 6th 2011 by Routledge

  9. Social Studies and Diversity Education

    What We Do and Why We Do It

    Edited by Elizabeth E. Heilman, Ramona Fruja, Matthew Missias

    The preparation of social studies teachers is crucial not only to the project of good education, but, even more broadly, to the cultivation of a healthy democracy and the growth of a nation’s citizens. This one-of-a-kind resource features ideas from over 100 of the field's most thoughtful teacher...

    Published October 27th 2009 by Routledge

  10. Studying PGCE Geography at M Level

    Reflection, Research and Writing for Professional Development

    Edited by Clare Brooks

    Studying PGCE Geography at M Level is for all students undertaking their PGCE, those working to gain Masters credits, and experienced teachers who wish to broaden their understanding of geography education. Bridging the gap between theory and practice, it is designed to support and challenge...

    Published September 7th 2009 by Routledge