Educational Foundations

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  1. Advancing Equity and Achievement in America's Diverse Schools

    Inclusive Theories, Policies, and Practices

    Edited by Camille M. Wilson, Sonya Douglass Horsford

    Advancing Equity and Achievement in America’s Diverse Schools illustrates how educators, students, families and community partners can work in strategic ways to build on social, cultural, and ethnic diversity to advance educational equity and achievement. By drawing on the latest data on...

    Published October 26th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Black Intellectual Thought in Education

    W. E. B. DuBois, Anna Julia Cooper and Carter G. Woodson on Education

    By Carl A. Grant, Keffrelyn Brown, Anthony Brown

    While critical social theory supports the use of conceptual tools that facilitate in-depth analysis around issues of power, difference, and identity, the canon of scholarship represents almost exclusively white, male theorists. Black Intellectual Thought in Education offers a powerful...

    To Be Published December 1st 2015 by Routledge

  3. Religion, Education, Dialogue and Conflict

    Perspectives on Religious Education Research

    Edited by Robert Jackson

    Religion, Education, Dialogue and Conflict analyses the European Commission-funded REDCo project, which addressed the question of how religions might contribute to dialogue or conflict in Europe. Researchers in education from eight countries – the UK, Estonia, France, Germany, the Netherlands, the...

    Published September 7th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Students of Color and the Achievement Gap

    Systemic Challenges, Systemic Transformations

    By Richard R. Valencia

    Students of Color and the Achievement Gap is a comprehensive, landmark analysis of an incontrovertible racialized reality in U.S. K-12 public education---the relentless achievement gap between low-socioeconomic students of color and their economically advantaged White counterparts. Award winning...

    To Be Published April 2nd 2015 by Routledge

  5. Advancing Equity and Achievement in America's Diverse Schools

    Inclusive Theories, Policies, and Practices

    Edited by Camille M. Wilson, Sonya Douglass Horsford

    Advancing Equity and Achievement in America’s Diverse Schools illustrates how educators, students, families and community partners can work in strategic ways to build on social, cultural, and ethnic diversity to advance educational equity and achievement. By drawing on the latest data on...

    Published October 27th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Asia Literate Schooling in the Asian Century

    Edited by Christine Halse

    Series: Routledge Series on Schools and Schooling in Asia

    Globalization, migration, transnational movements and the development of the tiger economies of Asia have led education leaders and policy makers around the world but particularly in Australia, the USA, Canada, and New Zealand to view schools as key sites for developing ‘globally competent’, ‘Asia...

    To Be Published May 5th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Beginning a Career in Academia

    A Guide for Graduate Students of Color

    Edited by Dwayne A. Mack, Elwood Watson, Michelle Madsen Camacho

    This practical guide prepares graduate students of color for their first job in academia and offers strategies for succeeding in the early years of a tenure-track position. Through the voices of faculty who have experienced the rigors of the job search and a career in academia, Beginning a Career...

    Published December 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  8. Black Faculty in the Academy

    Narratives for Negotiating Identity and Achieving Career Success

    Edited by Fred A. Bonner II, aretha faye marbley, Frank Tuitt, Petra A. Robinson, Rosa M. Banda, Robin L. Hughes

    Through candid discussions and personal counter-narrative stories, Black Faculty in the Academy explores the experiences and challenges faced by faculty of color in academe. Black faculty in predominantly White college and university settings must negotiate multiple and competing identities while...

    Published December 18th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Black Intellectual Thought in Education

    W. E. B. DuBois, Anna Julia Cooper and Carter G. Woodson on Education

    By Carl A. Grant, Keffrelyn Brown, Anthony Brown

    While critical social theory supports the use of conceptual tools that facilitate in-depth analysis around issues of power, difference, and identity, the canon of scholarship represents almost exclusively white, male theorists. Black Intellectual Thought in Education offers a powerful...

    To Be Published November 30th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Consultation Across Cultural Contexts

    Consultee-Centered Case Studies

    By Antoinette Miranda

    Doing successful consultation at schools requires school psychologists to have a working knowledge of diverse cultural contexts. This book provides students with the background and resources they need to handle various challenges posed by working in unfamiliar settings by offering the latest...

    To Be Published September 15th 2015 by Routledge

  11. Cultivating Racial and Linguistic Diversity in Literacy Teacher Education

    Teachers Like Me

    By Marcelle Haddix

    Series: NCTE-Routledge Research Series

    Cultivating Racial and Linguistic Diversity in Teacher Education examines how English and literacy teacher education—a space dominated by White, English-monolingual, middle class perspectives—shapes the experiences of preservice teachers of color and their construction of a teacher identity....

    To Be Published July 31st 2015 by Routledge

  12. Culturally Responsive Leadership in Higher Education

    Promoting Access, Equity, and Improvement

    Edited by Lorri Santamaría, Andrés Santamaría

    Rapidly changing demographics demand visionary, collaborative, and culturally appropriate leadership practices on college campuses. This book offers a new vision of leadership, where diversity is transformed from challenge into opportunity. Contributing authors from a range of perspectives and...

    To Be Published October 1st 2015 by Routledge

  13. Culture in School Learning

    Revealing the Deep Meaning, 3rd Edition

    By Etta R Hollins

    Challenging educators to better understand themselves and their students, this text presents a powerful process for developing a teaching perspective that embraces the centrality of culture in school learning. The six-part process covers examining culture, personalizing culture, inquiring about...

    To Be Published June 14th 2015 by Routledge

  14. Democratizing Higher Education

    International Comparative Perspectives

    Edited by Patrick Blessinger, John P. Anchan

    Higher education systems around the world are undergoing fundamental change and reform due to external pressures—including internationalization of higher education, increased international competition for students, less reliance on public funding, and calls to create greater access opportunities...

    To Be Published April 1st 2015 by Routledge

  15. Dysconscious Racism, Afrocentric Praxis, and Human Freedom: Through the Years I Keep on Toiling

    The Selected Works of Joyce E. King

    By Joyce E. King

    Series: World Library of Educationalists

    A dynamic leader and visionary teacher/scholar, Joyce E. King has made important contributions to the knowledge base on preparing teachers for diversity, culturally connected teaching and learning, and inclusive transformative leadership for change, often in creative partnership with communities....

    To Be Published April 5th 2015 by Routledge

  16. Educating African American Students

    And How Are The Children?

    By Gloria S. Boutte

    Focused on preparing educators to teach African American students, this straightforward and teacher-friendly text features a careful balance of published scholarship, a framework for culturally relevant and critical pedagogy, research-based case studies of model teachers, and tested culturally...

    To Be Published July 31st 2015 by Routledge

  17. Education, Leadership and Islam

    Theories, concepts, discourses and practices from an Islamic perspective

    By Saeeda Shah

    To Be Published August 1st 2015 by Routledge

  18. Generational Identity, Educational Change, and School Leadership

    By Corrie Stone Johnson

    Series: Routledge Research in Educational Leadership

    Generational identity plays a large role in how teachers view educational change and school reform. Teachers of the Boomer generation, an era characterized by optimism and innovation, tend to be more resistant to change than those of Generation X, for whom standardization represents the norm, not a...

    To Be Published July 1st 2015 by Routledge

  19. Immigrant Children in Transcultural Spaces

    Language, Literacy, and Love

    By Marjorie Faulstich Orellana

    Series: Expanding Literacies in Education

    Grounded in both theory and practice, with implications for both, this book is about children’s perspectives on the borders that society erects, and their actual, symbolic, ideational and metaphorical movement across those borders. Based on extensive ethnographic data on children of immigrants as...

    To Be Published August 1st 2015 by Routledge

  20. Integrating Mindfulness into Anti-Oppression Pedagogy

    Social Justice in Higher Education

    By Beth Berila

    Drawing from mindfulness education and social justice teaching, Integrating Mindfulness into Anti-Oppression Pedagogy explores an anti-oppressive pedagogy for university and college classrooms. Authentic classroom discussions about oppression can be difficult; a mindful approach allows students to...

    To Be Published October 15th 2015 by Routledge

  21. Leadership for Increasingly Diverse Schools

    Edited by George Theoharis, Martin Scanlan

    Series: Educational Leadership for Equity and Diversity

    Leadership for Increasingly Diverse Schools provides both practicing and aspiring leaders with the theory, research, and practical guidance to lead socially just schools. Today’s schools are growing more pluralistic and diverse, and leadership is central to reversing long-standing trends of...

    To Be Published April 10th 2015 by Routledge

  22. Mixed-Race Youth and Schooling

    The Fifth Minority

    By Sandra Winn Tutwiler

    This timely, in-depth examination of the educational experiences and needs of mixed-race children ("the fifth minority") focuses on the four contexts that primarily influence learning and development: the family, school, community, and society-at-large. The book provides foundational historical,...

    To Be Published August 1st 2015 by Routledge

  23. Multicultural Education in South Korea

    Language, ideology, and culture in Korean language arts education

    By Mi Ok Kang

    Series: Routledge Critical Studies in Asian Education

    This book examines the political, ideological, and socio-cultural politics underlying the 2009 National Multicultural Curriculum Reform and recent multicultural education policies in South Korea. Unlike the conservative groups in Western countries who argue that supporting cultural diversity and...

    Published November 20th 2014 by Routledge

  24. Multiculturalism in Education and Teaching

    The selected works of Carl A. Grant

    By Carl A. Grant

    Series: World Library of Educationalists

    In the World Library of Educationalists series, international experts compile career-long collections of what they judge to be their finest pieces – extracts from books, key article, salient research findings, major theoretical and practical contributions – so the world can read them in a single...

    Published November 16th 2014 by Routledge

  25. Navigating Model Minority Stereotypes

    South Asian and Indian Youth

    By Rupam Saran

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    Though Asian Indians are typically thought of as a "model minority", not much is known about the school experiences of their children. Positive stereotyping of these immigrants and their children often masks educational needs and issues, creates class divides within the Indian-American community,...

    To Be Published April 1st 2015 by Routledge

  26. Peace Education in a Postmodern World

    A Special Issue of the Peabody Journal of Education

    Edited by Ian M. Harris

    This special issue of the Peabody Journal of Education provides a comprehensive overview of the latest developments in peace education reform. School reforms based upon principles of peace education have in common a belief in the power of peace to create a positive learning climate in schools and...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Routledge

  27. Philosophies of Islamic Education

    Historical Perspectives and Emerging Discourses

    Edited by Mujadad Zaman, Nadeem Memon

    Series: Routledge Research in Religion and Education

    Islamic education has undergone a renaissance of sorts, due to recent social and political movements in the Middle East and a focus on Muslim society more generally. The rise in literature on the matter provides new perspectives on ethics, secularization, power relations, child psychology,...

    To Be Published April 30th 2015 by Routledge

  28. Religion in the Primary School

    Ethos, diversity, citizenship

    By Peter Hemming

    Series: Foundations and Futures of Education

    Religion and its relationship to schooling is an issue that has become more and more topical in recent years. In many countries, developments such as the diversification of state school sectors, concerns about social cohesion between ethnic and religious groups, and debates about national identity...

    To Be Published March 26th 2015 by Routledge

  29. Religious Minority Students in Higher Education

    By Yoruba Taheerah Mutakabbir, Tariqah A. Nuriddin

    Series: Key Issues on Diverse College Students

    The most recent addition to the Key Issues on Diverse College Students series, this volume bridges theory to practice in order to help student affairs and higher education professionals understand the needs and experiences of religious minorities on college campuses. Religious Minority Students in...

    To Be Published October 15th 2015 by Routledge

  30. Students of Color and the Achievement Gap

    Systemic Challenges, Systemic Transformations

    By Richard R. Valencia

    Students of Color and the Achievement Gap is a comprehensive, landmark analysis of an incontrovertible racialized reality in U.S. K-12 public education---the relentless achievement gap between low-socioeconomic students of color and their economically advantaged White counterparts. Award winning...

    To Be Published April 2nd 2015 by Routledge

  31. Student Engagement in Higher Education

    Theoretical Perspectives and Practical Approaches for Diverse Populations, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Stephen John Quaye, Shaun R. Harper

    Student Engagement in Higher Education fills a longstanding void in the higher education and student affairs literature. In the fully revised and updated edition of this important volume, the editors and chapter contributors explore how diverse populations of students experience college differently...

    Published August 15th 2014 by Routledge

  32. Black Men in Higher Education

    A Guide to Ensuring Student Success

    By J. Luke Wood, Robert T. Palmer

    Series: Key Issues on Diverse College Students

    Black Men in Higher Education bridges theory to practice in order to better prepare practitioners in their efforts to increase the success of Black male students in colleges and universities. In this comprehensive but manageable text, leading researchers J. Luke Wood and Robert T. Palmer highlight...

    Published October 12th 2014 by Routledge

  33. Student Veterans and Service Members in Higher Education

    By Jan Arminio, Tomoko Kudo Grabosky, Josh Lang

    Series: Key Issues on Diverse College Students

    Student Veterans and Service Members in Higher Education bridges theory to practice in order to better prepare practitioners in their efforts to increase the success of veteran and military service members in higher education. Bringing together perspectives from a researcher, practitioner, and...

    Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge

  34. Creating Multicultural Citizens

    A Portrayal of Contemporary Indonesian Education

    By Raihani

    Series: Routledge Critical Studies in Asian Education

    Despite the largest-scale decentralisation of education since 1999, which broadly led to the marketisation of education, it is not clear how school education responds to the multicultural realities of Indonesian society and ethno-religious conflicts. Creating Multicultural Citizens presents a...

    Published November 28th 2013 by Routledge

  35. Practice What You Teach

    Social Justice Education in the Classroom and the Streets

    By Bree Picower

    Series: Teaching/Learning Social Justice

    Many teachers enter the profession with a desire to "make a difference." But given who most teachers are, where they come from, and what pressure they feel to comply with existing school policies, how can they take up this charge? Practice What You Teach follows three different groups of educators...

    Published May 28th 2012 by Routledge

  36. Rethinking Multicultural Education for the Next Generation

    Rethinking Multicultural Education for the Next Generation

    By Nadine Dolby

    Rethinking Multicultural Education for the Next Generation builds on the legacy of social justice multicultural education, while recognizing the considerable challenges of reaching today’s college students. By drawing on breakthrough research in two fields – neuroscience and animal studies – Nadine...

    Published March 5th 2012 by Routledge

  37. Case Studies on Diversity and Social Justice Education

    By Paul C. Gorski, Seema G. Pothini

    Case Studies on Diversity and Social Justice Education offers pre- and in-service educators an opportunity to analyze and reflect upon a variety of realistic case studies related to educational equity and social justice. Each case, written in an engaging, narrative style, presents a complex but...

    Published November 6th 2013 by Routledge

  38. Civility, Religious Pluralism and Education

    Edited by Vincent Biondo, Andrew Fiala

    Series: Routledge Research in Religion and Education

    This book focuses on the problem of religious diversity, civil dialogue, and religion education in public schools, exploring the ways in which atheists, secularists, fundamentalists, and mainstream religionists come together in the public sphere, examining how civil discourse about religion fit...

    Published December 26th 2013 by Routledge

  39. Critical Race Theory in England

    Edited by Namita Chakrabarty, Lorna Roberts, John Preston

    Critical Race Theory (CRT) explains and challenges the persistence of racial discrimination throughout the world today, addressing issues such as racism, post-colonialism and systems of apartheid. Despite claims we live in a post-racial era, equality laws are under threat in the UK and evidence of...

    Published September 19th 2013 by Routledge

  40. Readings for Diversity and Social Justice

    3rd Edition

    Edited by Maurianne Adams, Warren Blumenfeld, Carmelita Castaneda, Heather W. Hackman, Madeline L. Peters, Ximena Zuniga

    For more than a decade, Readings for Diversity and Social Justice has been the trusted, leading anthology to cover the full range of social oppressions from a social justice standpoint. With full sections dedicated to racism, sexism, classism, heterosexism, and ableism, as well as transgender...

    Published March 1st 2013 by Routledge

  41. Culturally Relevant Arts Education for Social Justice

    A Way Out of No Way

    Edited by Mary Stone Hanley, Gilda L Sheppard, George W. Noblit, Thomas Barone

    A groundswell of interest has led to significant advances in understanding and using Culturally Responsive Arts Education to promote social justice and education. This landmark volume provides a theoretical orientation to these endeavors. Examining a range of efforts across different forms of art,...

    Published April 11th 2013 by Routledge

  42. Young People and Everyday Multiculturalism

    By Anita Harris

    Series: Critical Youth Studies

    Unlike as with previous generations, diversity and multiculturalism are engrained in the lives of today’s urban youth. Within their culturally diverse urban environments, young people from different backgrounds now routinely encounter one another in their everyday lives and negotiate and contest...

    Published October 29th 2012 by Routledge

  43. Adolescent Literacies in a Multicultural Context

    Edited by Alister Cumming

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    This book presents results from a four-year project addressing the central question: What factors, challenges, and contexts contribute to and constrain literacy achievement among at-risk adolescent learners with culturally diverse backgrounds? Researchers consider the importance of several,...

    Published March 20th 2012 by Routledge