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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 16 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. 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 15th 2013 by Routledge

  2. 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 4th 2012 by Routledge

  3. 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 27th 2011 by Routledge

  4. 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 11th 2011 by Routledge

  5. 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 5th 2011 by Routledge

  6. 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 26th 2009 by Routledge

  7. 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 6th 2009 by Routledge

  8. Learning to Teach Geography in the Secondary School

    A Companion to School Experience, 2nd Edition

    By David Lambert, David Lambert, David Balderstone, 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 them acquire a deeper understanding of the role, purpose and potential of geography within the secondary curriculum, and provides the practical skills...

    Published August 18th 2009 by Routledge

  9. Social Studies Today

    Research and Practice

    Edited by Walter Parker, Walter C. Parker

    Social Studies Today: Research and Practice inspires educators to think freshly and knowingly about social studies education in the early years of the twenty first century. Written by the field’s leading scholars, this collection provokes readers to consider the relationship of research and...

    Published July 28th 2009 by Routledge

  10. Learning and Teaching with Maps

    By Patrick Wiegand

    A comprehensive and authoritative account of how primary school children and teachers can use maps to enhance learning and deepen understanding of this essential skill. It includes all aspects of map use, such as reading and interpreting maps and using maps to find the way, covering...

    Published January 25th 2006 by Routledge