Scaling Educational Innovations by Chee-Kit Looi, Laik Woon Teh

By Chee-Kit Looi, Laik Woon Teh

This quantity stimulates serious discussions of the several variations of implementation, translation and scaling study ways. It provides an built-in choice of various implementation and scaling reports that examine different points of co-design, studying layout, curriculum improvement, expertise improvement, expert improvement and programme implementation. It additionally offers serious reflections on their influence and efficacies on remodeling practices, informing policy-making, and conception derivation and development. The chapters during this quantity will supply readers a deeper knowing of scaling of academic techniques in various socio-cultural contexts.

Show description

By Chee-Kit Looi, Laik Woon Teh

This quantity stimulates serious discussions of the several variations of implementation, translation and scaling study ways. It provides an built-in choice of various implementation and scaling reports that examine different points of co-design, studying layout, curriculum improvement, expertise improvement, expert improvement and programme implementation. It additionally offers serious reflections on their influence and efficacies on remodeling practices, informing policy-making, and conception derivation and development. The chapters during this quantity will supply readers a deeper knowing of scaling of academic techniques in various socio-cultural contexts.

Show description

Continue reading "Scaling Educational Innovations by Chee-Kit Looi, Laik Woon Teh"

Knowledge, Creativity and Failure: A New Pedagogical by Chris Hay

By Chris Hay

This e-book deals a brand new framework for the research of training and studying within the inventive arts. It offers academics with a vocabulary to explain what they educate and the way they do that in the artistic arts. educating and studying during this box, with its specialize in the private features of the coed and its insistence on intangible traits like expertise and creativity, has lengthy resisted conventional types of pedagogy. within the courageous new global of high-stakes evaluate and examination-driven results around the schooling procedure, this resistance has confirmed to be a serious weak point and pushed artistic arts academics extra into the margins. rather than accepting this relegation lecturers of inventive arts needs to got down to seize the individuality in their pedagogy. This publication will permit lecturers to go beyond the opaque metaphors that proliferate within the inventive arts, and as a substitute to argue for the robustness and rigour in their perform.

Show description

By Chris Hay

This e-book deals a brand new framework for the research of training and studying within the inventive arts. It offers academics with a vocabulary to explain what they educate and the way they do that in the artistic arts. educating and studying during this box, with its specialize in the private features of the coed and its insistence on intangible traits like expertise and creativity, has lengthy resisted conventional types of pedagogy. within the courageous new global of high-stakes evaluate and examination-driven results around the schooling procedure, this resistance has confirmed to be a serious weak point and pushed artistic arts academics extra into the margins. rather than accepting this relegation lecturers of inventive arts needs to got down to seize the individuality in their pedagogy. This publication will permit lecturers to go beyond the opaque metaphors that proliferate within the inventive arts, and as a substitute to argue for the robustness and rigour in their perform.

Show description

Continue reading "Knowledge, Creativity and Failure: A New Pedagogical by Chris Hay"

Competencies in Teaching, Learning and Educational by J. Michael Spector, Dirk Ifenthaler, Demetrios G. Sampson,

By J. Michael Spector, Dirk Ifenthaler, Demetrios G. Sampson, Pedro Isaias

This booklet makes a contribution to a world dialog concerning the capabilities, demanding situations, and adjustments being brought due to electronic applied sciences. This quantity involves 4 elements, with the 1st being elaborated from all the featured panelists at CELDA (Cognition and Exploratory studying within the electronic Age) 2014.
Part One is an creation to the worldwide dialog approximately advantage and demanding situations for 21st-century academics and newcomers. half discusses the alterations in studying and tutorial paradigms. half 3 is a dialogue of checks and analytics for lecturers and choice makers. finally, half 4 analyzes the altering instruments and studying environments lecturers and inexperienced persons needs to face.
Each of the 4 components has six chapters. moreover, the booklet opens with a paper through the keynote speaker geared toward the large issues take into consideration with reference to educational layout and studying within the electronic age. the amount closes with a reflective piece at the growth in the direction of systemic and sustainable advancements in academic platforms within the early a part of the twenty first century.

Show description

By J. Michael Spector, Dirk Ifenthaler, Demetrios G. Sampson, Pedro Isaias

This booklet makes a contribution to a world dialog concerning the capabilities, demanding situations, and adjustments being brought due to electronic applied sciences. This quantity involves 4 elements, with the 1st being elaborated from all the featured panelists at CELDA (Cognition and Exploratory studying within the electronic Age) 2014.
Part One is an creation to the worldwide dialog approximately advantage and demanding situations for 21st-century academics and newcomers. half discusses the alterations in studying and tutorial paradigms. half 3 is a dialogue of checks and analytics for lecturers and choice makers. finally, half 4 analyzes the altering instruments and studying environments lecturers and inexperienced persons needs to face.
Each of the 4 components has six chapters. moreover, the booklet opens with a paper through the keynote speaker geared toward the large issues take into consideration with reference to educational layout and studying within the electronic age. the amount closes with a reflective piece at the growth in the direction of systemic and sustainable advancements in academic platforms within the early a part of the twenty first century.

Show description

Continue reading "Competencies in Teaching, Learning and Educational by J. Michael Spector, Dirk Ifenthaler, Demetrios G. Sampson,"

School Violence Intervention, Second Edition: A Practical by Jane Close Conoley PhD, Arnold P. Goldstein PhD

By Jane Close Conoley PhD, Arnold P. Goldstein PhD

Now in a revised and up to date moment version, this hugely informative quantity presents empirically dependent versions for intervening with scholars in danger for aggression and conserving university security total. present advances in study and perform are mirrored within the book's specific insurance of powerful intervention techniques on the pupil, university, and process degrees. offered are concepts for decreasing violence hazards in Pre-K-12 school rooms, coping with challenge habit in a number of settings and between assorted scholar populations, accomplishing educational and curriculum interventions, constructing concern administration and security plans, development winning partnerships with households and out of doors businesses, and extra. members contain major scientist-practitioners in addition to skilled educators and policymakers. designated positive aspects of the second one version comprise new chapters on felony matters and on making a weather for switch within the colleges. (20061001)

Show description

By Jane Close Conoley PhD, Arnold P. Goldstein PhD

Now in a revised and up to date moment version, this hugely informative quantity presents empirically dependent versions for intervening with scholars in danger for aggression and conserving university security total. present advances in study and perform are mirrored within the book's specific insurance of powerful intervention techniques on the pupil, university, and process degrees. offered are concepts for decreasing violence hazards in Pre-K-12 school rooms, coping with challenge habit in a number of settings and between assorted scholar populations, accomplishing educational and curriculum interventions, constructing concern administration and security plans, development winning partnerships with households and out of doors businesses, and extra. members contain major scientist-practitioners in addition to skilled educators and policymakers. designated positive aspects of the second one version comprise new chapters on felony matters and on making a weather for switch within the colleges. (20061001)

Show description

Continue reading "School Violence Intervention, Second Edition: A Practical by Jane Close Conoley PhD, Arnold P. Goldstein PhD"

Third International Handbook of Mathematics Education by M. A. Ken Clements, Alan Bishop, Christine Keitel-Kreidt,

By M. A. Ken Clements, Alan Bishop, Christine Keitel-Kreidt, Jeremy Kilpatrick, Frederick Koon-Shing Leung

The 4 sections during this 3rd foreign guide are fascinated about: (a) social, political and cultural dimensions in arithmetic schooling; (b) arithmetic schooling as a box of analysis; (c) know-how within the arithmetic curriculum; and (d) foreign views on arithmetic schooling. those topics are taken up by way of eighty four internationally-recognized students, dependent in 26 diverse countries. each one of part is based at the foundation of earlier, current and destiny features. the 1st bankruptcy in a bit presents old views (“How did we get to the place we're now?”); the center chapters in a piece research present-day key matters and subject matters (“Where are we now, and what contemporary occasions were specially significant?”); and the ultimate bankruptcy in a bit displays on coverage issues (“Where are we going, and what should still we do?”). Readership: lecturers, arithmetic educators, ed.policy makers, mathematicians, graduate scholars, undergraduate scholars. huge set of authoritative, overseas authors.​

Show description

By M. A. Ken Clements, Alan Bishop, Christine Keitel-Kreidt, Jeremy Kilpatrick, Frederick Koon-Shing Leung

The 4 sections during this 3rd foreign guide are fascinated about: (a) social, political and cultural dimensions in arithmetic schooling; (b) arithmetic schooling as a box of analysis; (c) know-how within the arithmetic curriculum; and (d) foreign views on arithmetic schooling. those topics are taken up by way of eighty four internationally-recognized students, dependent in 26 diverse countries. each one of part is based at the foundation of earlier, current and destiny features. the 1st bankruptcy in a bit presents old views (“How did we get to the place we're now?”); the center chapters in a piece research present-day key matters and subject matters (“Where are we now, and what contemporary occasions were specially significant?”); and the ultimate bankruptcy in a bit displays on coverage issues (“Where are we going, and what should still we do?”). Readership: lecturers, arithmetic educators, ed.policy makers, mathematicians, graduate scholars, undergraduate scholars. huge set of authoritative, overseas authors.​

Show description

Continue reading "Third International Handbook of Mathematics Education by M. A. Ken Clements, Alan Bishop, Christine Keitel-Kreidt,"

Motivation and learning strategies for college success: a by Myron H. Dembo

By Myron H. Dembo

Finally... a unique form of studying and research abilities textbook! This unique textual content teaches students tips to turn into extra self-directed newcomers. scholars find out about human motivation and studying as they enhance their examine abilities. A framework equipped round six elements regarding educational success--motivation, tools of studying, time administration, keep watch over of the actual and social atmosphere, and performance--makes it effortless for college kids to appreciate what they should do to develop into extra profitable within the lecture room. research talents are handled as a significant educational course--theory and study to aid novices comprehend what elements make sure or impact profitable studying are mixed with powerful, field-tested workouts, follow-up actions, and appendices that help scholars in gazing and altering their very own habit. Motivation and studying ideas for school luck: A Self-Management method doesn't provide "recipes" for achievement, lists of "quick tips," or fancy layout components. fairly, the focal point is on suitable details and punctiliously designed positive factors to support scholars to spot the elements of educational studying that give a contribution to excessive success, to grasp and perform potent studying and research innovations, after which to accomplish self-management reviews wherein they're taught a technique for making improvements to their educational habit. *A version in response to the six elements scholars have to keep an eye on to develop into winning beginners is used to prepare the content material of the textbook. This association makes it more straightforward for college students to appreciate what components make certain their educational luck and what they should do to alter their habit. *An review of vital learn and idea is helping scholars comprehend the explanations why they're requested to take advantage of assorted examine and studying ideas. scholars are extra stimulated to profit while their research abilities path is performed as a true educational path, no longer as a remedial event. *Exercises in each one bankruptcy support scholars notice and overview their very own studying and learn talents, and certain follow-up actions on the finish of every bankruptcy have interaction scholars in using the content material to their very own educational studying. the aim of those reports is to inspire self-observation and evaluation--an very important first step in altering habit. *Beginning in bankruptcy three, the 1st follow-up job identifies a subject matter to incorporate in a self-management research. The appendices offer info on tips on how to behavior the sort of learn, besides 3 examples of self-management experiences carried out through scholars. *Student Reflections sections in every one bankruptcy permit scholars to examine the studies of others scholars as they try to swap their habit and turn into extra profitable in university. *Reviews of particular systems for utilizing every one studying process are supplied on the finish of every bankruptcy. This reduction is especially beneficial for college kids once they want a fast evaluate of ways to enforce a given approach. *Key issues on the finish of every bankruptcy spotlight the $64000 rules. *A word list of keyword phrases is equipped; key words are awarded in daring the 1st time they seem within the textual content. *A separate Instructor's guide contains lecture notes, routines, and attempt questions. moreover, it offers details to assist scholars improve a motivation and studying ideas portfolio and behavior a self-management examine to enhance their studying and examine abilities.

Show description

By Myron H. Dembo

Finally... a unique form of studying and research abilities textbook! This unique textual content teaches students tips to turn into extra self-directed newcomers. scholars find out about human motivation and studying as they enhance their examine abilities. A framework equipped round six elements regarding educational success--motivation, tools of studying, time administration, keep watch over of the actual and social atmosphere, and performance--makes it effortless for college kids to appreciate what they should do to develop into extra profitable within the lecture room. research talents are handled as a significant educational course--theory and study to aid novices comprehend what elements make sure or impact profitable studying are mixed with powerful, field-tested workouts, follow-up actions, and appendices that help scholars in gazing and altering their very own habit. Motivation and studying ideas for school luck: A Self-Management method doesn't provide "recipes" for achievement, lists of "quick tips," or fancy layout components. fairly, the focal point is on suitable details and punctiliously designed positive factors to support scholars to spot the elements of educational studying that give a contribution to excessive success, to grasp and perform potent studying and research innovations, after which to accomplish self-management reviews wherein they're taught a technique for making improvements to their educational habit. *A version in response to the six elements scholars have to keep an eye on to develop into winning beginners is used to prepare the content material of the textbook. This association makes it more straightforward for college students to appreciate what components make certain their educational luck and what they should do to alter their habit. *An review of vital learn and idea is helping scholars comprehend the explanations why they're requested to take advantage of assorted examine and studying ideas. scholars are extra stimulated to profit while their research abilities path is performed as a true educational path, no longer as a remedial event. *Exercises in each one bankruptcy support scholars notice and overview their very own studying and learn talents, and certain follow-up actions on the finish of every bankruptcy have interaction scholars in using the content material to their very own educational studying. the aim of those reports is to inspire self-observation and evaluation--an very important first step in altering habit. *Beginning in bankruptcy three, the 1st follow-up job identifies a subject matter to incorporate in a self-management research. The appendices offer info on tips on how to behavior the sort of learn, besides 3 examples of self-management experiences carried out through scholars. *Student Reflections sections in every one bankruptcy permit scholars to examine the studies of others scholars as they try to swap their habit and turn into extra profitable in university. *Reviews of particular systems for utilizing every one studying process are supplied on the finish of every bankruptcy. This reduction is especially beneficial for college kids once they want a fast evaluate of ways to enforce a given approach. *Key issues on the finish of every bankruptcy spotlight the $64000 rules. *A word list of keyword phrases is equipped; key words are awarded in daring the 1st time they seem within the textual content. *A separate Instructor's guide contains lecture notes, routines, and attempt questions. moreover, it offers details to assist scholars improve a motivation and studying ideas portfolio and behavior a self-management examine to enhance their studying and examine abilities.

Show description

Continue reading "Motivation and learning strategies for college success: a by Myron H. Dembo"

Recovering Informal Learning: Wisdom, Judgement and by Paul Hager, John Halliday

By Paul Hager, John Halliday

For too lengthy, theories and practices of studying were ruled by way of the necessities of formal studying. with ease this publication seeks to cajole readers via philosophical argument and empirically grounded examples that the stability will be shifted again in the direction of the casual. those arguments and examples are taken from casual studying in very assorted events, equivalent to in relaxation actions, as a coaching for and as a part of paintings, and as a way of surviving bad conditions like dead-end jobs and incarceration. casual studying will be fruitfully regarded as constructing the potential to make context delicate judgments in the course of ongoing useful involvements of numerous types. Such involvements are inevitably indeterminate and opportunistic. therefore there's a significant problem to coverage makers in transferring the stability in the direction of casual studying with out destroying the very issues which are fascinating approximately casual studying and certainly studying ordinarily. The e-book has implications hence for formal studying too and how that educating may well continue inside of officially constituted academic associations resembling colleges and colleges.

Show description

By Paul Hager, John Halliday

For too lengthy, theories and practices of studying were ruled by way of the necessities of formal studying. with ease this publication seeks to cajole readers via philosophical argument and empirically grounded examples that the stability will be shifted again in the direction of the casual. those arguments and examples are taken from casual studying in very assorted events, equivalent to in relaxation actions, as a coaching for and as a part of paintings, and as a way of surviving bad conditions like dead-end jobs and incarceration. casual studying will be fruitfully regarded as constructing the potential to make context delicate judgments in the course of ongoing useful involvements of numerous types. Such involvements are inevitably indeterminate and opportunistic. therefore there's a significant problem to coverage makers in transferring the stability in the direction of casual studying with out destroying the very issues which are fascinating approximately casual studying and certainly studying ordinarily. The e-book has implications hence for formal studying too and how that educating may well continue inside of officially constituted academic associations resembling colleges and colleges.

Show description

Continue reading "Recovering Informal Learning: Wisdom, Judgement and by Paul Hager, John Halliday"

Making Their Own Way: Narratives for Transforming Higher by Marcia B. Baxter Magolda

By Marcia B. Baxter Magolda

What influence does a faculty schooling have on scholars’ careers and private lives when they graduate? Do they think about themselves organized for the complexities, calls for and ambiguities of latest society? What do we research from their tales to enhance the school studying adventure? This ground-breaking publication extends a longitudinal learn of a hundred and one female and male students begun via the writer in 1986, and mentioned in her hugely winning and influential booklet understanding AND REASONING IN collage (1992). This booklet follows the trips of the teenagers closing within the study—drawing on over three hundred new interviews—from commencement to their early thirties. throughout the scholars’ personal tales, Marcia Baxter Magolda permits us to stick with their trips to an internally authored experience of id and trust structures, and in lots of instances to witness the advance of the complicated methods making that means which are wanted for enjoyable participation in glossy society. From her commentary and research, she derives a brand new framework for larger schooling to accomplish larger stewarding and fostering of its scholars’ an important trips of transformation. She develops the concept that of delivering “good company”—through the shaping of curriculum and co-curriculum, advising, management possibilities, campus paintings settings, collaboration, variety and neighborhood building—that teens desire alongside tips on how to discovering and to taking their position as electorate and leaders within the twenty-first century. this is often an incredible booklet for all academics and leaders in better schooling who're fascinated with the holistic improvement of scholars, and with larger education’s accountability to foster severe considering, citizenship, and management. It has specific relevance for pupil affairs educators and pros; in addition to for graduate, expert university and carrying on with schooling school who search perception into younger grownup improvement.

Show description

By Marcia B. Baxter Magolda

What influence does a faculty schooling have on scholars’ careers and private lives when they graduate? Do they think about themselves organized for the complexities, calls for and ambiguities of latest society? What do we research from their tales to enhance the school studying adventure? This ground-breaking publication extends a longitudinal learn of a hundred and one female and male students begun via the writer in 1986, and mentioned in her hugely winning and influential booklet understanding AND REASONING IN collage (1992). This booklet follows the trips of the teenagers closing within the study—drawing on over three hundred new interviews—from commencement to their early thirties. throughout the scholars’ personal tales, Marcia Baxter Magolda permits us to stick with their trips to an internally authored experience of id and trust structures, and in lots of instances to witness the advance of the complicated methods making that means which are wanted for enjoyable participation in glossy society. From her commentary and research, she derives a brand new framework for larger schooling to accomplish larger stewarding and fostering of its scholars’ an important trips of transformation. She develops the concept that of delivering “good company”—through the shaping of curriculum and co-curriculum, advising, management possibilities, campus paintings settings, collaboration, variety and neighborhood building—that teens desire alongside tips on how to discovering and to taking their position as electorate and leaders within the twenty-first century. this is often an incredible booklet for all academics and leaders in better schooling who're fascinated with the holistic improvement of scholars, and with larger education’s accountability to foster severe considering, citizenship, and management. It has specific relevance for pupil affairs educators and pros; in addition to for graduate, expert university and carrying on with schooling school who search perception into younger grownup improvement.

Show description

Continue reading "Making Their Own Way: Narratives for Transforming Higher by Marcia B. Baxter Magolda"

Word Sorts and More: Sound, Pattern, and Meaning by Kathy Ganske

By Kathy Ganske

A large timesaver for academics, this necessary publication includes greater than 2 hundred observe, photo, and letter kinds, able to photocopy and use in K-3 school rooms. supplied are enticing categorization actions that span the phases of emergent, letter identify, and inside of notice development spelling. additionally featured are deciphering actions, review fabrics, tips from different academics, steered hyperlinks to kid's literature, and techniques for operating with diversified scholars, together with English-language novices and suffering older readers. an awesome supplement to Ganske's bestselling note trips, which offers a finished method of assessing and development observe wisdom, notice types and extra can be used by itself or along with any phonics, spelling, studying, or writing application.

Show description

By Kathy Ganske

A large timesaver for academics, this necessary publication includes greater than 2 hundred observe, photo, and letter kinds, able to photocopy and use in K-3 school rooms. supplied are enticing categorization actions that span the phases of emergent, letter identify, and inside of notice development spelling. additionally featured are deciphering actions, review fabrics, tips from different academics, steered hyperlinks to kid's literature, and techniques for operating with diversified scholars, together with English-language novices and suffering older readers. an awesome supplement to Ganske's bestselling note trips, which offers a finished method of assessing and development observe wisdom, notice types and extra can be used by itself or along with any phonics, spelling, studying, or writing application.

Show description

Continue reading "Word Sorts and More: Sound, Pattern, and Meaning by Kathy Ganske"