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Black Faculty in the Academy: Narratives for Negotiating Identity and Achieving Career Success

by Fred A. Bonner II, Aretha Faye Marbley & Frank Tuitt

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...


Religious Education in the Secondary School: An introduction to teaching, learning and the World Religions

by James D. Holt

Religious Education in the Secondary School is a comprehensive, straightforward introduction to the effective teaching of Religious Education in the secondary classroom. Acknowledging the highly valuable yet...


College: What It Was, Is, and Should Be

by Andrew Delbanco

As the commercialization of American higher education accelerates, more and more students are coming to college with the narrow aim of obtaining a preprofessional credential. The traditional four-year college...


A Parents' Guide to the Middle School Years

by Joe Bruzzese

OMG PAW G2G.

Oh my god, parents are watching, got to go.

Today’s text-messaging middle schoolers may seem like a different species from how parents remember themselves as sixth, seventh, and eighth graders....


The Conscience of the University, and Other Essays

by Harry Huntt Ransom & Hazel H. Ransom

In 1982, a century after the laying of the cornerstone of its first building, the University of Texas was ranked by the New York Times among the best in the nation. No one had more to do with that extraordinary...


Leadership in American Academic Geography: The Twentieth Century

by Michael S. DeVivo

DeVivo employs a historical narrative in offering a critical review of the most influential leaders in American academic geography during the twentieth century. Geographers with interest in the history of the...


Comprehensive Internationalization: Institutional pathways to success

by John K. Hudzik

This book is a timely insight into the internationalization of higher education institutions. The internationalization of higher education is a global phenomenon, but with substantial variation in how it is...


China through the Lens of Comparative Education: The selected works of Ruth Hayhoe

by Ruth Hayhoe

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,...


Learning to Teach Citizenship in the Secondary School: A companion to school experience

by Liam Gearon

Praise for previous editions...

'A comprehensive and illuminating resource on both citizenship and citizenship education.'

David Hicks, Times Educational Supplement

What is the role of citizenship? How can...


Learning with Mobile and Handheld Technologies

by John Galloway, Merlin John & Maureen McTaggart

As technology evolves we are ever more reliant on the use of handheld and mobile devices, yet what do we know about their impact on learning? While there is a lot of interest in mobile technology, many schools...


Open Education: A Study in Disruption

by Pauline van Mourik Broekman, Gary Hall, Ted Byfield & Shaun Hides et al.

Open Education explores the disruption of the traditional university as a result of the increasingly widespread provision of free online open education.


The University: An Owner's Manual

by Henry Rosovsky

"Superb. . . . Rosovsky has written an important book—probing, wise, shrewd, fair. . . . Deserves to be widely read." —James O. Freeman, Washington Post A view of America's colleges and universities and...


Lecture Notes: A Professor's Inside Guide to College Success

by Philip Mitchell Freeman

If you’re an incoming freshman facing the culture shock of campus life, reeling under the weight of scholastic expectations, and feeling the pressure of overwhelming financial commitments—don’t panic!...


College Rules!, 3rd Edition: How to Study, Survive, and Succeed in College

by Sherrie Nist-Olejnik & Jodi Patrick Holschuh

And You Thought Getting into College Was Hard . . .

Students who assume they can figure out college on the fly often learn things the hard way—they look back and think, “If only I’d known this from the...


Bringing the Common Core Math Standards to Life: Exemplary Practices from High Schools

by Yvelyne Germain-McCarthy & Ivan Gill

As high school math teachers shift to the Common Core State Standards, the question remains: What do the standards actually look like in the classroom? This book answers that question by taking you inside of...


Understanding Pedagogy: Developing a critical approach to teaching and learning

by Michael Waring & Carol Evans

What is meant by pedagogy?

How does our conception of pedagogy inform good teaching and learning?

Pedagogy is a complex concept of which student and practising teachers need to have an understanding, yet there...


Learning to Teach Art and Design in the Secondary School: A companion to school experience

by Nicholas Addison & Lesley Burgess

Learning to Teach Art and Design in the Secondary School is established as the key text for all those preparing to become art and design teachers in the secondary school. It explores a range of approaches to...


A Practical Guide to Teaching Computing and ICT in the Secondary School

by Andrew Connell, Anthony Edwards & Alison Hramiak

A Practical Guide to Teaching Computing and ICT in the Secondary School offers straightforward guidance and inspiration to support all trainee and newly qualified teachers, as well as their tutors and mentors....


Inspiring the Secondary Curriculum with Technology: Let the students do the work!

by James Shea & Antony Stockford

Are other teachers using technology in their lessons? Are you letting your own students down by not harnessing the power of your students' technology knowledge in your lessons? Is your school asking you to show...


The Indispensable University: Higher Education, Economic Development, and the Knowledge Economy

by Robert D. Holsworth, Eugene P. Trani & Timothy M. Kaine

This book describes the innovative transformation of institutions of higher education (HEIs) across the world in response to the emerging realities of the twenty-first century global knowledge-based economy....