Skip to Content

Paperbacks Direct

Continuing Professional Development Paperbacks

You are currently browsing 1–10 of 359 new and published paperbacks in the subject of Continuing Professional Development — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

For paperbacks that are not yet published; please browse forthcoming paperbacks.

New and Published Books

  1. Teacher Development in Higher Education

    Existing Programs, Program Impact, and Future Trends

    Edited by Eszter Simon, Gabriela Pleschová

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    Concerns about the quality of teaching and learning in higher education have given rise to teacher development programs and centers around the world. This book investigates the challenges and complexities of creating instructional development programs for present and future academics. Using case...

    Published September 10th 2014 by Routledge

  2. 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 22nd 2014 by Routledge

  3. Applied Linguists Needed

    Cross-disciplinary Networking in Endangered Language Contexts

    Edited by Lida Cope

    It is a fact that the world’s languages are dying at an alarming rate. This comprehensive volume aspires to raise awareness among applied linguists and language practitioners about the needs and concerns of endangered language communities. It suggests that the way forward lies in building language...

    Published June 22nd 2014 by Routledge

  4. Ethics and Academic Freedom in Educational Research

    Edited by Pat Sikes, Heather Piper

    Formal ethical review of research proposals is now almost the default requirement for all – staff and students – planning research under the auspices of colleges and universities in many parts of the world. With notable exceptions, the extant literature discussing educational research ethics takes...

    Published April 9th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Theories, Policy, and Practice of Lifelong Learning in East Asia

    Edited by Weiyuan Zhang

    As the centre of the world economy is moving to Asia, lifelong learning in Asia is attracting a great deal of attention in the educational field worldwide. Asia not only provides the largest education market, but also plays an increasingly important role in educational globalization. However, until...

    Published September 12th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Education, Professionalism, and the Quest for Accountability

    Hitting the Target but Missing the Point

    By Jane Green

    Series: Routledge International Studies in the Philosophy of Education

    This book focuses on education and its relation to professional accountability as viewed from two different, but not unrelated, perspectives. First, the book is about the work of professionals in schools and colleges (teachers, head teachers, leaders, principals, directors and educational managers,...

    Published August 13th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Teacher Learning That Matters

    International Perspectives

    Edited by Mary Kooy, Klaas van Veen

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    In the continuing global call for educational reforms and change, the contributors in this edited collection address the critical issue of teacher learning from diverse national contexts and perspectives. They define "teacher learning that matters" as it shapes and directs pedagogical practices...

    Published May 22nd 2013 by Routledge

  8. Redefining Teacher Development

    By Jonathan Neufeld

    Has any occupational group been the subject of as much research as elementary or primary school teachers? Written by a former elementary school teacher, this intensive study considers how the foundations of the ongoing teacher reform movement have appealed to researchers through its successive...

    Published April 9th 2013 by Routledge

  9. The Changing Landscape of the Academic Profession

    Faculty Culture at For-Profit Colleges and Universities

    By Vicente M. Lechuga

    The rapid success of for-profit colleges and universities (FPCUs) only recently has caught the attention of scholars in academe. The continuing expansion of the proprietary higher education sector has lead to fundamental questions regarding the purpose and function of FPCUs. As new technologies...

    Published February 12th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Developing Research in Teacher Education

    Edited by Ian Menter, Jean Murray

    Good teacher education, informed by relevant research, is judged by policy makers and practitioners alike to be central to increasing the quality of schooling in many countries of the world. Yet, in the UK, research on teacher education is often acknowledged to be less well developed than other...

    Published September 5th 2012 by Routledge

Subjects

There are no subcategories under Continuing Professional Development.


Forthcoming Books

Find more forthcoming paperbacks


Search Paperbacks Direct