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  1. Large-scale Assessment Programs for All Students

    Validity, Technical Adequacy, and Implementation

    Edited by Gerald Tindal, Thomas M. Haladyna

    The need for a comprehensive volume that reviews both the processes and issues involved in developing, administering, and validating large-scale assessment programs has never been greater. These programs are used for many purposes, including instructional program evaluation, promotion,...

    Published May 7th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Race and Intelligence

    Separating Science From Myth

    Edited by Jefferson M. Fish

    In recent years, reported racial disparities in IQ scores have been the subject of raging debates in the behavioral and social sciences and education. What can be made of these test results in the context of current scientific knowledge about human evolution and cognition? Unfortunately, discussion...

    Published May 7th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Remaking the Concept of Aptitude

    Extending the Legacy of Richard E. Snow

    By Lyn Corno, Lee J. Cronbach

    The unique perspective of Richard E. Snow, in recent years one of the most distinguished educational psychologists, integrates psychology of individual differences, cognitive psychology, and motivational psychology. This capstone book pulls together the findings of his own 35 years of research on...

    Published May 7th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Elements of Dual Scaling

    An Introduction To Practical Data Analysis

    By Shizuhiko Nishisato

    Quantification methodology of categorical data is a popular topic in many branches of science. Most books, however, are either too advanced for those who need it, or too elementary to gain insight into its potential. This book fills the gap between these extremes, and provides specialists with an...

    Published May 7th 2015 by Psychology Press

  5. Money and Schools

    6th Edition

    By Faith E. Crampton, R. Craig Wood, David C. Thompson

    For both aspiring and experienced education leaders in school budgeting, finance, and resource management courses, Money and Schools explains and demonstrates the relationship between money and equality of educational opportunity. Grounded in research and best practices, this book provides a...

    Published May 5th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Engaging Minds

    Cultures of Education and Practices of Teaching, 3rd Edition

    By Brent Davis, Dennis Sumara, Rebecca Luce-Kapler

    Engaging Minds: Cultures of Education and Practices of Teaching explores the diverse beliefs and practices that define the current landscape of formal education. The 3rd edition of this introduction to interdisciplinary studies of teaching and learning to teach is restructured around four prominent...

    Published May 5th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Family, School, Community Engagement and Partnerships

    Theory and Best Practices

    Edited by Reyes L. Quezada, Viviana Alexandrowicz, Sarina Molina

    How can colleges and schools support the inclusion of family, school and community engagement curricula in teacher and administrator preparation programs? The contributions in this book try to answer this question, with contributors describing their experiences, their programs, and their support...

    Published April 30th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Principles for Effective Pedagogy

    International Responses to Evidence from the UK Teaching & Learning Research Programme

    Edited by Mary James, Andrew Pollard

    The UK Teaching and Learning Research Programme (TLRP) worked for ten years to improve outcomes for learners in schools and other sectors through high quality research. One outcome of individual projects and across-Programme thematic work was the development of ten ‘evidence-informed’ principles...

    Published April 27th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Early Child Care and Education in Finland

    Edited by Kaarina Määttä, Satu Uusiautti

    What is childhood like in Finland? What kind of practical solutions have been created and evaluated that aim at both providing good childhood experiences and supporting children’s positive development? What practices aim to prevent child exclusion from regular education and social experiences and...

    Published April 27th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Making a Difference in Education

    What the evidence says

    By Robert Cassen, Sandra McNally, Anna Vignoles

    What is working in education in the UK - and what isn't? This book offers a highly readable guide to what the latest research says about improving young people's outcomes in pre-school, primary and secondary education. Never has this issue been more topical as the UK attempts to compete in the...

    Published April 24th 2015 by Routledge