Responding to children in the twenty-first century

Education, social pedagogy and belonging

  • Claire Cameron
We want children and young people to thrive and fulfil their potential. How then, can we best identify and respond to their needs in order to achieve this? Professor Cameron argues that to make substantial progress for all young people we need to expand our understanding of the scope of ‘belonging’ to give children in care a ‘rich’ life.
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Education, social pedagogy and belonging

  • Claire Cameron
We want children and young people to thrive and fulfil their potential. How then, can we best identify and respond to their needs in order to achieve this? Professor Cameron argues that to make substantial progress for all young people we need to expand our understanding of the scope of ‘belonging’ to give children in care a ‘rich’ life.

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Equalities and Inequalities in the English Education System

  • David Scott
  • Ben Scott
The aim of this book is to develop a more coherent account of how social categories such as gender, race, dis-ability, intelligence, sexuality and class function in education. This task has the potential to transform our understandings of these matters and hence our educational practices.
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  • David Scott
  • Ben Scott
The aim of this book is to develop a more coherent account of how social categories such as gender, race, dis-ability, intelligence, sexuality and class function in education. This task has the potential to transform our understandings of these matters and hence our educational practices.

Price: £19.99

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Black British Graduates

Untold stories

  • Amanda Arbouin
Ten British graduates of African Caribbean heritage review their compulsory and post-compulsory education and their careers. They relate how they navigated the obstructions and microaggressions encountered while pursuing academic qualifications and discuss their choices of employment. A key text for education studies and teacher training courses.
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Untold stories

  • Amanda Arbouin
Ten British graduates of African Caribbean heritage review their compulsory and post-compulsory education and their careers. They relate how they navigated the obstructions and microaggressions encountered while pursuing academic qualifications and discuss their choices of employment. A key text for education studies and teacher training courses.

Price: £19.99

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Inside the Ivory Tower

Narratives of women of colour surviving and thriving in British academia

  • Deborah Gabriel
  • Shirley Anne Tate
The perspectives, experiences and career trajectories of women of colour in British academia reveal a space dominated by whiteness and patriarchy. Facing daily experiences that range from subtle microagressions to overt racialized and gendered abuse, the contributors describe how they are compelled to develop strategies for survival and success.
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Narratives of women of colour surviving and thriving in British academia

  • Deborah Gabriel
  • Shirley Anne Tate
The perspectives, experiences and career trajectories of women of colour in British academia reveal a space dominated by whiteness and patriarchy. Facing daily experiences that range from subtle microagressions to overt racialized and gendered abuse, the contributors describe how they are compelled to develop strategies for survival and success.

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Mandarin Chinese Teacher Education

Issues and solutions

  • Fotini Diamantidaki
  • Lin Pan
  • Katharine Carruthers
This groundbreaking collection draws on classroom-based research to investigate the impact of varied approaches to teaching Mandarin in English-speaking schools. It will be useful for PGCE Mandarin students, teacher trainers and those involved in the development of Mandarin Chinese in schools across the UK and further afield.
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Issues and solutions

  • Fotini Diamantidaki
  • Lin Pan
  • Katharine Carruthers
This groundbreaking collection draws on classroom-based research to investigate the impact of varied approaches to teaching Mandarin in English-speaking schools. It will be useful for PGCE Mandarin students, teacher trainers and those involved in the development of Mandarin Chinese in schools across the UK and further afield.

Price: £21.99

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Enhancing Learning and Teaching with Technology

What the research says

  • Rosemary Luckin
Educational technology is growing fast, with educational institutions more than ever looking for the best ways to use to support learning. This is an accessible introduction to the issues important for teachers and other educational professionals.
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What the research says

  • Rosemary Luckin
Educational technology is growing fast, with educational institutions more than ever looking for the best ways to use to support learning. This is an accessible introduction to the issues important for teachers and other educational professionals.

Price: £24.99

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Pathways to Adulthood

Educational opportunities, motivation and attainment in times of social change

  • Ingrid Schoon
  • Rainer K. Silbereisen
This book brings together research by leading experts and young scholars in psychology, sociology, economics, social policy and education to investigate how social inequality, individual motivation and social change make a difference to young people as they negotiate their transition to adulthood.
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Educational opportunities, motivation and attainment in times of social change

  • Ingrid Schoon
  • Rainer K. Silbereisen
This book brings together research by leading experts and young scholars in psychology, sociology, economics, social policy and education to investigate how social inequality, individual motivation and social change make a difference to young people as they negotiate their transition to adulthood.

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Dynamic Digital Technologies for Dynamic Mathematics: Final Report

Implications for teachers’ knowledge and practice

  • Alison Clark-Wilson
  • Celia Hoyles
This report summarises the outcomes of the Nuffield Foundation funded 2014–17 project ‘Developing teachers’ mathematical knowledge for teaching and classroom use of technology through engagement with key mathematical concepts using dynamic digital technology’. The Nuffield Foundation is an endowed charitable trust that aims to improve social well-being in the widest sense. It funds research and innovation in education and social policy and also works to build capacity in education, science and social science research.
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Implications for teachers’ knowledge and practice

  • Alison Clark-Wilson
  • Celia Hoyles
This report summarises the outcomes of the Nuffield Foundation funded 2014–17 project ‘Developing teachers’ mathematical knowledge for teaching and classroom use of technology through engagement with key mathematical concepts using dynamic digital technology’. The Nuffield Foundation is an endowed charitable trust that aims to improve social well-being in the widest sense. It funds research and innovation in education and social policy and also works to build capacity in education, science and social science research.

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Dynamic Digital Technologies for Dynamic Mathematics: Executive Summary

Implications for teachers’ knowledge and practice

  • Alison Clark-Wilson
  • Celia Hoyles
This report summarises the outcomes of the Nuffield Foundation funded 2014–17 project ‘Developing teachers’ mathematical knowledge for teaching and classroom use of technology through engagement with key mathematical concepts using dynamic digital technology’. The Nuffield Foundation is an endowed charitable trust that aims to improve social well-being in the widest sense. It funds research and innovation in education and social policy and also works to build capacity in education, science and social science research. The full Final Report is available as a separate publication, ISBN 9781782772217.
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Implications for teachers’ knowledge and practice

  • Alison Clark-Wilson
  • Celia Hoyles
This report summarises the outcomes of the Nuffield Foundation funded 2014–17 project ‘Developing teachers’ mathematical knowledge for teaching and classroom use of technology through engagement with key mathematical concepts using dynamic digital technology’. The Nuffield Foundation is an endowed charitable trust that aims to improve social well-being in the widest sense. It funds research and innovation in education and social policy and also works to build capacity in education, science and social science research. The full Final Report is available as a separate publication, ISBN 9781782772217.

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Will the Leopard Change its Spots?

A new model of inspection for Ofsted

  • Frank Coffield
Ofsted’s methods are invalid, unreliable and unjust. What is to be done? The author presents a new model based on five principles: education as growth; trust rather than fear; challenge matched by support; dialogue; and appreciative inquiry. When used in the way he suggests, they can dispense with league tables and grades.
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A new model of inspection for Ofsted

  • Frank Coffield
Ofsted’s methods are invalid, unreliable and unjust. What is to be done? The author presents a new model based on five principles: education as growth; trust rather than fear; challenge matched by support; dialogue; and appreciative inquiry. When used in the way he suggests, they can dispense with league tables and grades.

Price: £12.99

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