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New and Published Books

  1. Ambiguities and Tensions in English Language Teaching

    Portraits of EFL Teachers as Legitimate Speakers

    By Peter Sayer

    Series: ESL & Applied Linguistics Professional Series

    The central theme of this book is the ambiguities and tensions teachers face as they attempt to position themselves in ways that legitimize them as language teachers, and as English speakers. Focusing on three EFL teachers and their schools in the southern Mexican state of Oaxaca, it...

    Published July 15th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Schools, Teachers and Teaching (RLE Edu N)

    Edited by Len Barton, Stephen A Walker

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This volume considers how various sociological approaches to the exploration of the conditions of teachers’ might be co-ordinated so as to produce a more penetrating and reliable understanding of the main dimensions of teachers’ work. Three dimensions are selected for special attention: historical,...

    Published July 4th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Professional Uncertainty, Knowledge and Relationship in the Classroom

    A psychosocial perspective

    By Joseph Mintz

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    The extent to which teachers should make use of theoretical and expert knowledge as opposed to tacit experiential knowledge, and how these might be combined, is a perennial issue in discussions on pedagogy. This book addresses these debates through a creative development of the concept of...

    Published June 27th 2014 by Routledge

  4. European Perspectives on Professional Development in Teacher Education

    Edited by Ken Jones, Jim O'Brien

    This collection focuses on the ways in which policy relating to professional development and professional learning in teacher education is changing across Europe. The chapters examine how policies change with time and with changes in personnel at various levels in the political or professional...

    Published June 27th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Teacher Leadership and Professional Development

    Edited by Alex Alexandrou, Sue Swaffield

    Interest in and knowledge of leadership and learning, separately and together, is an international and continuing phenomenon. This book adds to a somewhat under-researched aspect of the field. It focuses both on a particular form of leadership – teacher leadership, and on a particular form of...

    Published June 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  6. Why Do I Need a Teacher When I've got Google?

    The essential guide to the big issues for every teacher, 2nd Edition

    By Ian Gilbert

    Why do I need a teacher when I’ve got Google? is just one of the challenging, controversial and thought-provoking questions Ian Gilbert poses in this urgent and invigorating book. Questioning the unquestionable, this fully updated new edition will make you re-consider everything you thought you...

    Published June 20th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Teacher Motivation

    Theory and Practice

    Edited by Paul W. Richardson, Stuart A. Karabenick, Helen M.G. Watt

    Teacher Motivation: Theory and Practice provides a much needed introduction to the current status and future directions of theory and research on teacher motivation. Although there is a robust literature covering the theory and research on student motivation, until recently there has been...

    Published June 18th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Social Context Reform

    A Pedagogy of Equity and Opportunity

    Edited by Paul Thomas, Brad J. Porfilio, Julie Gorlewski, Paul R. Carr

    Series: Routledge Research in Education Policy and Politics

    Currently, both the status quo of public education and the "No Excuses" Reform policies are identical. The reform offers a popular and compelling narrative based on the meritocracy and rugged individualism myths that are supposed to define American idealism. This volume will refute this ideology by...

    Published June 18th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Queer Inclusion in Teacher Education

    Bridging Theory, Research, and Practice

    By Olivia J. Murray

    Queer Inclusion in Teacher Education explores the challenges and promises of building queer inclusive pedagogy and curriculum into teacher education. Weaving together theory, research findings, and practical "how-to" strategies and materials, it fills an important gap by offering a clear roadmap...

    Published June 13th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Rethinking Teacher Education

    Edited by David Hopkins, Ken Reid

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    In recent years there has been a new mood in teacher education. The emphasis is on professional studies, on encouraging trainee teachers to think intelligently about how to tackle problems of the classroom.This book surveys the developments which are taking it further in both Britain and...

    Published June 10th 2014 by Routledge