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  1. Learning to Teach History in the Secondary School

    A Companion to School Experience, 3rd Edition

    Edited by Terry Haydn, Alison Stephen, James Arthur, Martin Hunt

    Series: Learning to Teach Subjects in the Secondary School Series

    In some hands, history can be an inspirational and rewarding subject, yet in others it can seem dry and of little relevance. The aim of this textbook is to enable student teachers to learn to teach history in a way that pupils will find interesting, enjoyable and purposeful. It incorporates a wide...

    Published May 12th 2008 by Routledge

  2. Minority Status, Oppositional Culture, & Schooling

    Edited by John U. Ogbu

    Series: Sociocultural, Political, and Historical Studies in Education

    This book is the definitive and final presentation of John Ogbu’s cultural ecological model and the many debates that his work has sparked during the past decade. The theory and empirical foundation of Ogbu’s scholarship, which some have mistakenly reduced to the "acting white hypothesis," is fully...

    Published February 14th 2008 by Routledge

  3. Learning to Teach Adults

    An Introduction, 2nd Edition

    By Nicholas Corder

    Learning to Teach Adults is an indispensable guide for anyone who teaches, or is planning to teach adults. This comprehensive yet light-hearted book gives sensible advice on the business of teaching and training, and is relevant for any subject taught, be it archery or zoology. Writing with passion...

    Published November 7th 2007 by Routledge

  4. Dyslexia at College

    3rd Edition

    By T. R. Miles, Dorothy Gilroy, Elizabeth Ann Du Pre

    This fully updated third edition contains practical and useful advice that will be invaluable for students with dyslexia, their parents and all of those involved in teaching and supporting them in their studies. Including the latest research into dyslexia, changes in legislation and information...

    Published July 25th 2007 by Routledge

  5. Studying Creatively

    A Creativity Toolkit to Get Your Studies Out of a Rut

    By Brian Clegg

    Are you stuck in a rut? Short of inspiration? Looking for a study guide that’s a break from the norm? This innovative book will give you the tools and techniques you need to work a bit of creative magic into every aspect of your studying. Clegg’s easy-to-read, entertaining book will show you:...

    Published June 27th 2007 by Routledge

  6. Thinking from A to Z

    3rd Edition

    By Nigel Warburton

    What is ‘humpty-dumptying’? Do ‘arguments from analogy’ ever stand up? How do I know when someone is using ‘weasel words’? What’s the difference between a ‘red herring’ and a ‘straw man’? This superb book, now in its third edition, will help anyone who wants to argue well and think critically....

    Published June 26th 2007 by Routledge

  7. A Guide to Early Years Practice

    3rd Edition

    By Sandra Smidt

    This is a practical, accessible guide to early years practice. The author examines current theories about how children learn best and focuses on how we can support and extend the learning of young children. This fully revised edition discusses Birth to Three Matters, the new Childcare Bill and...

    Published February 7th 2007 by Routledge

  8. Just Write

    An Easy-to-Use Guide to Writing at University

    By Bill Kirton, Kathleen M McMillan

    This is a basic, short guide that helps students make the transition to writing at college or university as simple as possible, providing them with the basic skills they need to write in an effective academic style. The authors draw on their own work to demystify the academic writing process that...

    Published December 6th 2006 by Routledge

  9. Punctuation Matters

    Advice on Punctuation for Scientific and Technical Writing, 4th Edition

    By John Kirkman

    Punctuation Matters gives straight answers to the queries raised most frequently by practitioners in computing, engineering, medicine and science as they grapple with day-to-day tasks in writing and editing. The advice it offers is based on John Kirkman’s long experience of providing courses on...

    Published October 4th 2006 by Routledge

  10. Studying Using the Web

    The Student's Guide to Using the Ultimate Information Resource

    By Brian Clegg

    Anyone can type a few keywords into a search engine. But that’s only the beginning. With Studying Using the Web you can find the right material, check its authenticity, transform it into your own original work and keep up-to-date on essential topics. The book is about how to find the right...

    Published September 27th 2006 by Routledge