What Is Education? Authors : Philip W. Jackson Publisher : University of Chicago Press Published Date : 2011-11-07 ISBN-13 : 9780226389394 Page : 136 Pages Language : en Descriptions What Is Education? One day in 1938, John Dewey addressed a room of professional educators and urged them to take up the task of “finding out just what education is.” Reading this lecture in the late 1940s, Philip W. Jackson took Dewey’s charge to heart and spent the next sixty years contemplating his words. The stimulating result of a lifetime of thinking about educating, What Is Education? is a profound philosophical […]
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On Education Authors : Bertrand Russell Publisher : Psychology Press Published Date : 1985-01 ISBN-13 : 9780415109086 Page : 206 Pages Language : en Descriptions On Education ‘With admirable clarity, Mrs Peters sums up what determines competence in spelling and the traditional and new approaches to its teaching.’ -Times Literary Supplement
Education Authors : Kay Wood Publisher : Routledge Published Date : 2011 ISBN-13 : 9780415589543 Page : 170 Pages Language : en Descriptions Education @text: Everyone knows that education is important, we are confronted daily by discussion of it in the media and by politicians, but how much do we really know about education? Education: The Basics is a lively and engaging introduction to education as an academic subject, taking into account both theory and practice. Covering the schooling system, the nature of knowledge and methods of teaching, this book analyses the viewpoints of both teachers and pupils. Key questions […]
Learning to Teach in Higher Education Authors : Paul Ramsden Publisher : Psychology Press Published Date : 2003 ISBN-13 : 9780415303453 Page : 272 Pages Language : en Descriptions Learning to Teach in Higher Education Introduction – Ways of understanding teaching – What students learn – Approaches to learning – Learning from the student’s perspective – The nature of good teaching in higher education – Theories of teaching in higher education – The goals and structure of a course – Teaching strategies for effective learning – Assessing for understanding – Evaluating the quality of higher education – What does it […]
Advanced Educational Technology in Technology Education Authors : Anthony Gordon, Michael Hacker, Marc de Vries Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media Published Date : 1993-09-29 ISBN-13 : 9783540565543 Page : 251 Pages Language : en Descriptions Advanced Educational Technology in Technology Education Proceedings of the NATO Advanced Study Institute on Advanced Educational Technology in Technology Education, held in Salford, U.K., August 17-28, 1992
Inclusive Education Authors : Daniels, Harry (Professor in Special Education and Educational Psychology, University of Birmingham), Garner, Philip (Professor of Special Education Needs, Nottingham Trent University) Publisher : Routledge Published Date : 2013-04-03 ISBN-13 : 9781136361999 Page : 280 Pages Language : en Descriptions Inclusive Education This volume provides overviews and approaches to inclusive education from around the world. It defines the philosophical, political, educational and social implications of “inclusion”, and maps out the dilemmas facing its successful implementation.
Education and Society Authors : Joseph I. Zajda Publisher : James Nicholas Publishers Published Date : 2001 ISBN-13 : 9781875408344 Page : 275 Pages Language : en Descriptions Education and Society Education and Society (third edition) is a completely new edition of this popular text. In fifteen wholly new chapters, the authors, outstanding educators, writers and leaders in their particular fields, focus on questions which have a highly current relevance for students of education in 2001 and beyond. Future teachers for our twenty-first century will read chapters which deal with such key issues as education for active citizenship, democracy and […]