A Concise Guide To Education Studies

✏Book Title : A Concise Guide to Education Studies
✏Author : Duncan Hindmarch
✏Publisher : Critical Publishing
✏Release Date : 2017-07-05
✏Pages : 168
✏ISBN : 9781911106821
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏A Concise Guide to Education Studies Book Summary : This book explores key contemporary issues in education, featuring the latest theoretical perspectives and policies, aimed at supporting the professional development and understanding of those working or intending to work in the education sector. Both school- and college-based education have faced rapid change over the last few years. A strong research base around the impact of these changes is emerging, enabling a critically informed debate on policy and practice developments. The book provides an up to date evidence-based overview of key changes, their underlying rationale and an examination of alternative viewpoints. The content is concise and focused while still developing readers’ critical thinking skills through tasks embedded within each chapter as well as a distinct section on critical reflective thinking. Other key topics include inclusion, leadership, community education, comparative education, research and education futures.

✏Book Title : A Student s Guide to Education Studies
✏Author : Catherine A. Simon
✏Publisher : Routledge
✏Release Date : 2020-03-03
✏Pages : 240
✏ISBN : 9781000767254
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏A Student s Guide to Education Studies Book Summary : This new edition of A Student’s Guide to Education Studies is an essential resource for any undergraduate making their first explorations into the fascinating world of education. It explores a wide range of alternative visions of education encouraging students to challenge the perceived notions about learning and knowledge. Offering new perspectives and powerful ideas for discussion on a variety of long-standing topics such as class, race and gender, the book is organised around five enduring themes: Education Policy and Politics, Global and Environmental Education, Knowledge and Learning, Childhood and Youth, Professionalism and Employment. With a distinctive international and global focus, this new edition has been extensively updated to reflect the latest research and thinking in the field and features new chapters on: The sociology of education and the philosophy of education Inclusion Childhood and youth Professionalism and work-based learning Populism in politics Including summary points, questions for discussion, and annotated suggestions for further reading, this book provides the theoretical background needed to carry out a critical analysis of education policy and practice and is an essential resources for all students of Education Studies.

✏Book Title : A Student s Guide to Education Studies
✏Author : Stephen Ward
✏Publisher : Routledge
✏Release Date : 2013-01-04
✏Pages : 232
✏ISBN : 9781136483059
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏A Student s Guide to Education Studies Book Summary : A Student’s Guide to Education Studies is a much-needed resource for any undergraduate making their first explorations into the fascinating world of education. The first publication of this book in 2002 helped to define the nature of the subject, introducing topics into the field which had not been previously considered. This new edition brings the subject up to date with the latest thinking and research on policy, globalisation, learning and knowledge, offering an accessible and wide-ranging introduction to a diverse range of topics and issues in education. Now fully updated to reflect rapid and significant changes in the field, this third edition considers topical issues including: the political dimension of education, the national debate about schooling and poverty, the marketisation of education, the end of Every Child Matters, the Coalition Government’s policies for academies and free schools. Organised around three enduring themes - Education Policy and Politics, Global and Environmental Education, and Learning, Knowledge and the Curriculum - each chapter contains summary points, questions for discussion, and annotated suggestions for further reading. With a distinctive international and global focus, A Student's Guide to Education Studies is an essential resource for all students of Education Studies.

✏Book Title : A Teacher s Guide to Education Law
✏Author : Michael Imber
✏Publisher : Routledge
✏Release Date : 2010-07-01
✏Pages : 368
✏ISBN : 9781135164249
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏A Teacher s Guide to Education Law Book Summary : This clearly written text, adapted from its parent volume, Education Law, provides a concise introduction to topics in education law that are most relevant to teachers.

✏Book Title : A Concise Guide to the Level 3 Award in Education and Training
✏Author : Lynn Machin
✏Publisher : Critical Teaching
✏Release Date : 2016-03-30
✏Pages : 128
✏ISBN : 1910391662
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏A Concise Guide to the Level 3 Award in Education and Training Book Summary : Written with level 3 readers firmly in mind, this book offers concise, accessible, one-stop coverage of the Level 3 Award in Education and Training, including the Learning and Development units. It takes account of new policies and legislation, emerging technologies and the current post-compulsory teaching and learning climate. The text encourages reflection of practice throughout, supported by case studies and activities aimed at consolidating and contextualising the information. The content covers the full range of relevant LSIS units, includes a detailed glossary plus chapters on the micro-teach and writing essays and assignments, and is fully mapped to the latest ETF Standards (Series: Further Education) [Subject: Education]

✏Book Title : An Introduction to Education Studies
✏Author : Sue Warren
✏Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
✏Release Date : 2009-03-08
✏Pages : 176
✏ISBN : 9781441136404
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏An Introduction to Education Studies Book Summary : An Introduction to Education Studies presents a concise overview for students who are new to this area of academic study. Part 1 introduces the reader to the main themes they will encounter in their study of education such as the sociology of education, the philosophy of education, comparative education, and ethics for educators. Part 2 explores the contexts within which education takes place in order to stimulate further thinking about education in action. Issues such as disaffection, pupil voice and breaking barriers to learning are introduced to give the reader a feel for such issues and how they might approach them. Through discussions of relevant literature and research, and the use of case studies and exploratory activities, students are encouraged to actively engage with their learning about theories and disciplines within the study of education and the contexts in which learners live and work. Each chapter is written in an accessible style and provides the reader with start points for further study. This book serves as a true course companion to meet the needs of students and lecturers working on Education Studies programmes. Prospective teachers may also find the book of interest as the subject matter is discussed in terms of theory and practical applications in a range of educational contexts.

✏Book Title : A Concise Guide to Market Research
✏Author : Marko Sarstedt
✏Publisher : Springer
✏Release Date : 2014-07-29
✏Pages : 347
✏ISBN : 9783642539657
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏A Concise Guide to Market Research Book Summary : This accessible, practice-oriented and compact text provides a hands-on introduction to market research. Using the market research process as a framework, it explains how to collect and describe data and presents the most important and frequently used quantitative analysis techniques, such as ANOVA, regression analysis, factor analysis and cluster analysis. The book describes the theoretical choices a market researcher has to make with regard to each technique, discusses how these are converted into actions in IBM SPSS version 22 and how to interpret the output. Each chapter concludes with a case study that illustrates the process using real-world data. A comprehensive Web appendix includes additional analysis techniques, datasets, video files and case studies. Tags in the text allow readers to quickly access Web content with their mobile device. The new edition features: Stronger emphasis on the gathering and analysis of secondary data (e.g., internet and social networking data) New material on data description (e.g., outlier detection and missing value analysis) Improved use of educational elements such as learning objectives, keywords, self-assessment tests, case studies, and much more Streamlined and simplified coverage of the data analysis techniques with more rules-of-thumb Uses IBM SPSS version 22

✏Book Title : The Concise Guide to Teaching Composition
✏Author : Derek Soles
✏Publisher : Longman Publishing Group
✏Release Date : 2006-12-01
✏Pages : 125
✏ISBN : PSU:000054937765
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Concise Guide to Teaching Composition Book Summary : This concise guide for teaching college composition was written especially for writing teachers who are graduate teaching assistants or those whose academic preparation is in a discipline other than rhetoric and composition. Completely research based and generously documented, this practical guide boils down the most important composition theory and pedagogy into 17 brief, practical chapters that will edify those who are new to the discipline and serve as a refresher to those who are more experienced.

✏Book Title : The Concise Guide to Physiotherapy Volume 2 E Book
✏Author : Tim Ainslie
✏Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
✏Release Date : 2012-06-20
✏Pages : 470
✏ISBN : 9780702052903
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Concise Guide to Physiotherapy Volume 2 E Book Book Summary : This exciting new resource is designed to assist undergraduate physiotherapy students and new graduates in confidently treating patients in a range of physiotherapy areas outside the ‘core’ areas of practice. Areas covered include paediatrics, geriatrics, mental health and rheumatology. Valuable content is easily accessible in a small portable format which will be an invaluable reference during placement or practice. Each chapter provides a concise overview of the philosophy and the specific treatment processes for each of the 17 practice specialties. A wealth of online learning resources are also available with the Guide, these include access to case studies, multiple-choice questions and a reference list for each chapter. In addition there is a bank of downloadable photographs and line drawings relating to each of the 17 chapters. Used along with The Concise Guide to Physiotherapy: Volume 1 Assessment, Volume 2 Treatment will be an indispensable tool for any physiotherapist. A blend of resources providing an insight into the ‘non core’ areas of practice, enabling the individual to prepare ahead or refresh knowledge in order to feel confident about approaching the treatment of patients in practice areas not previously encountered. Easy access to nuggets of information on 17 ‘non core’ speciality areas, including burns and plastics, learning disabilities and rehabilitation A handy quick reference tool for both students and physiotherapists Access to online resources including, reference lists, an image bank, 51 cases studies and over 300 MCQs!

✏Book Title : A Concise Guide to Understanding Suicide
✏Author : Stephen H. Koslow
✏Publisher : Cambridge University Press
✏Release Date : 2014-09-18
✏Pages : 406
✏ISBN : 9781107033238
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏A Concise Guide to Understanding Suicide Book Summary : A concise review of current research into suicide providing a guide to understanding this disease and its increasing incidence globally.