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  1. Media Literacy Education in Action

    Theoretical and Pedagogical Perspectives

    Edited by Belinha S. De Abreu, Paul Mihailidis

    Media Literacy Education in Action brings together the field’s leading scholars and advocates to present a snapshot of the theoretical and conceptual development of media literacy education—what has influenced it, current trends, and ideas about its future. Featuring a mix of perspectives, it...

    Published December 5th 2013 by Routledge

  2. Making Sense of Learners Making Sense of Written Language

    The Selected Works of Kenneth S. Goodman and Yetta M. Goodman

    By Kenneth S. Goodman, Yetta M. Goodman

    Series: World Library of Educationalists

    Ken and Yetta Goodman’s professional work has been a lifelong collaboration, informed by shared philosophical strands. An overarching goal has been to provide access for all children to literacy and learning and to inform and improve teaching and learning. Each also is recognized for specific areas...

    Published December 4th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Creating a Classroom Culture That Supports the Common Core

    Teaching Questioning, Conversation Techniques, and Other Essential Skills

    By Bryan Harris

    Is your classroom culture conducive to the expectations of the Common Core? Teaching content is not enough; students need a classroom structure and atmosphere that will help them learn key academic skills. This practical book will show you how to transform your classroom culture, raise the level of...

    Published December 4th 2013 by Routledge

  4. From Notepad to iPad

    Using Apps and Web Tools to Engage a New Generation of Students

    By Matthew Gillispie

    This book is a one-stop-shop for secondary teachers looking to use iPads effectively in the classroom. The author provides a clear and practical overview of how to implement the technology, manage it, and use it successfully. Each chapter is full of tips and engaging classroom activities. Teachers...

    Published November 20th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Moving Critical Literacies Forward

    A New Look at Praxis Across Contexts

    Edited by Jessica Pandya, JuliAnna Ávila

    Taking the pulse of current efforts to do—and, in some cases, undo—critical literacy, this volume explores and critiques its implementation in learning contexts around the globe. An impressive set of international authors offer examples of productive critical literacy practices in and out of...

    Published November 19th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Narrative Inquiry in Language Teaching and Learning Research

    By Gary Barkhuizen, Phil Benson, Alice Chik

    Series: Second Language Acquisition Research Series

    Narrative Inquiry in Language Teaching and Learning Research provides an entry-level introduction to research methods using stories, as data or as a means of presenting findings, that is grounded in published empirical research within the field of language teaching and learning. It discusses basic...

    Published November 14th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Reclaiming Writing

    Composing Spaces for Identities, Relationships, and Actions

    Edited by Richard J. Meyer, Kathryn F. Whitmore

    With passion, clarity, and rich examples, Reclaiming Writing is dedicated to reawakening the journeys that writers take as they make sense of, think about, and speak back to their worlds in this era of high-stakes testing and mandated curricula. Classrooms and out-of-school settings are described...

    Published October 29th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Whose Knowledge Counts in Government Literacy Policies?

    Why Expertise Matters

    Edited by Kenneth S. Goodman, Robert C. Calfee, Yetta M. Goodman

    Accountability, in the form of standardized test scores, is built into many government literacy policies, with severe consequences for schools and districts that fail to meet ever-increasing performance levels. The key question this book addresses is whose knowledge is considered in framing...

    Published October 1st 2013 by Routledge

  9. The Social Construction of Meaning

    Reading literature in urban English classrooms

    By John Yandell

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    This book takes a fresh look at secondary urban English classrooms and at what happens when students and their teachers explore literature collaboratively. By closely examining what happens in English lessons, minute by minute, it reveals how literary texts function not as a valorised heritage to...

    Published September 27th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Teaching L2 Composition

    Purpose, Process, and Practice, 3rd Edition

    By Dana R. Ferris, John Hedgcock

    This popular, comprehensive theory-to-practice text is designed to help teachers understand the task of writing, L2 writers, the different pedagogical models used in current composition teaching, and reading–writing connections. Moving from general themes to specific pedagogical concerns, it...

    Published September 25th 2013 by Routledge