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Days of Respect: Organizing a School-Wide Violence Prevention Program

by Ralph J. Cantor

Days of Respect offers specific strategies for creating a multiday schoolwide event that brings together young people, teachers, parents, administrators, and the community to build respect, promote integrity,...


Changing Education: A Sociology of Education Since 1944

by Janet McKenzie

For courses in Sociology (Sociology of Education, Applied Social Studies, Research Methods, Family Studies); Education (Educational Studies, Educational Management and Teacher training - including B.Ed. and...


Contemporary Debates in Education: An Historical Perspective

by Ron Brooks

Did the Thatcher years and their aftermath constitute a revolution or a restoration in education. Do they represent a departure from, or a reinforcement of tradition? Contemporary Debates in Education is a thought-provoking...


College Stress Solutions: Stress Management Techniques to *Beat Anxiety *Make the Grade *Enjoy the Full College Experience

by Kelci Lynn Lucier

The tools you need to overcome everyday stress!

Between trying to make the grade and finding a job in a market that continues to stagnate, there's more pressure than ever before to succeed. But the stress that...


An Illinois Sampler: Teaching and Research on the Prairie

by Burton Winkelmes & Antoinette Burton

How world-class research makes its way into lecture halls and seminar rooms


Understanding HIV and STI Prevention for College Students

by Leo Wilton, Robert T. Palmer & Dina C. Maramba

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, young people aged 18 to 25 are at a significant risk for acquiring and transmitting HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus) and other STIs (sexually transmitted...


Designing Tasks in Secondary Education: Enhancing subject understanding and student engagement

by Ian Thompson

Engaging students in learning about their subject is a central concern for all teachers and teacher educators. How teachers view and use the pedagogic potential of different tasks to engage pupils with knowledge...


Making Sense of Secondary Science: Research into children's ideas

by Rosalind Driver, Ann Squires & Peter Rushworth

What ideas do children hold about the natural world?

How do these ideas affect their learning of science?

Young learners bring to the classroom knowledge and ideas about many aspects of the natural world constructed...


Activity Theory, Authentic Learning and Emerging Technologies: Towards a transformative higher education pedagogy

by Vivienne Bozalek, Dick Ng'ambi & Denise Wood

Although emerging technologies are becoming popularised for teaching, learning and research, the relationship between their use and transformative effects on higher education remain largely unexplored. This...


Academic Freedom in a Democratic South Africa: Essays and Interviews on Higher Education and the Humanities

by John Higgins & J.M. Coetzee

This book argues that the core content of academic freedom—the principle of supporting and

extending open intellectual enquiry—is essential to realizing the full public value of higher

education. John Higgins...


Fundraising and Institutional Advancement: Theory, Practice, and New Paradigms

by Noah D. Drezner & Frances Huehls

In this timely textbook, authors Drezner and Huehls take the interdisciplinary, complex nature of the study of philanthropy and fundraising and apply it to the field of higher education. Covering issues of increasing...


Dorothy Heathcote on Education and Drama: Essential writings

by Cecily O'Neill

Dorothy Heathcote MBE was a unique educator whose practice had a vital influence on the international development of Drama in Education. For more than half a century she inspired generations of teachers and...


Multicampus University Systems: Africa and the Kenyan Experience

by Ishmael I. Munene

In the face of increasing social demand and cutbacks in state budgetary support, universities in African countries are now turning towards a multicampus system strategy. As African governments have adopted neoliberal...


Talking Points for Shakespeare Plays: Discussion activities for Hamlet, A Midsummer Night's Dream, Romeo and Juliet and Richard III

by Lyn Dawes

What do students think about Shakespeare? Classic, timeless and full of rich ideas; or difficult, impenetrable and completely uninteresting?

We want young people to develop a real interest in Shakespeare, based...


MOOC U: Who Is Getting the Most Out of Online Education and Why

by Jeffrey J. Selingo

Contributing editor to The Chronicle of Higher Education and author of College (Un)Bound, Jeffrey J. Selingo follows in real time the stories of all the stake-holders in University of Virginia business professor...


Authentic Learning for the Digital Generation: Realising the potential of technology in the classroom

by Angela McFarlane

Why should we use technology to support learning?

Where does the responsibility lie to prepare young people to be active and successful cybercitizens?

Can we go on confiscating pupils' smartphones indefinitely?...


Writing in Social Spaces: A social processes approach to academic writing

by Rowena Murray

Writing in Social Spaces addresses the problem of making time and space for writing in academic life and work of the professionals and practitioners who do academic writing'. Even those who want to write, who...


Brilliant Ideas for Using ICT in the Classroom: A very practical guide for teachers and lecturers

by Matt Jarvis

Brilliant Ideas for Using ICT in the Classroom is a totally practical, hands-on guide to using ICT in and around the classroom for all secondary school teachers and lecturers in post-compulsory education. Assuming...


African American Fraternities and Sororities: The Legacy and the Vision

by Tamara Brown

The first African American fraternities and sororities were established at the turn of the twentieth century to encourage leadership, racial pride, and academic excellence among black college students confronting...


In the Company of Scholars: The Struggle for the Soul of Higher Education

by Julius Getman

"I began this book to articulate my sense of disappointment and alienation from the status I had fought so hard to achieve." A remarkable admission from an alumnus of Harvard Law School who has held tenured...