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Drawing on elements of progressive education, existential theory, feminist pedagogy, and values education, Reconstructing Education combines the holistic-psychological concerns of humanistic education with the sociopolitical contextualization of critical pedagogy. Reconstructing Policy in Higher Education highlights the work of accomplished and award-winning scholars and provides concrete examples of how feminist poststructuralism effectively informs research methods and can serve as a vital tool for policy makers, analysts, and practitioners.
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This book maps out a new paradigm of teacher education and, by implication, professional education generally. The book opens with two alternative theories of teacher education and training and explains the concepts and assumptions on which they rest including beliefs about the nature and role of education in society.
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Synopsis Reconstructing Identities in Higher Education: The Rise of Third Space Professionals draws on studies conducted in Australia, the United Kingdom and the United States to explore the roles and identities of a growing number of staff associated with broadly based institutional projects such as student life and welfare, widening participation, learning support, community Author: Celia Whitchurch.
The growing emphasis on children's moral and spiritual education, the DfEE's hunt for new teachers, OFSTED's calls for improvement and reinforced links with philosophy have pushed the subject into the spotlight.
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He was Director of the Institute for. Book Description. Drawing on two international research projects, Reconstructing Relationships in Higher Education: Challenging Agendas looks behind formal organisational structures and workforce patterns to consider the significance of relationships, particularly at local and informal levels, for the aspirations and motivations of academic faculty.
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Elizabeth J. Allan is an Associate Professor of Higher Education at the University of Maine where she is also an affiliated faculty member with the Women’s Studies program.
Reconstructing 'education' through mindful attention: positioning the mind at the center of curriculum and pedagogy. [Oren Ergas] -- This book reconstructs the idea and practice of education.
Rather than conceiving of education as a process we undergo in which our minds are shaped by a social vision, Oren Ergas turns this notion. ‘After reading this book you will see your mind and what we refer to as “education” from a new perspective’.-John (Jack) P Miller, Professor of Curriculum, Teaching and Learning, University of Toronto, Canada.
This book reconstructs the idea and practice of education. This book is designed to introduce professors and administrators in higher education to the philosophical, theoretical, and research support for using a constructivist perspective on learning to guide the reconstruction of undergraduate education.
It presents an original framework for systematically linking educational philosophy and learning. This book tells the stories of teachers who, guided by evolving understandings of constructivist mathematics learning, are meeting the challenge of reconstructing their teaching practice.
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Evie Rotstein, Director of Leadership and Professional Development School of Education HUC-JIR and Nancy Parkes Education Consultant, Rutgers University Instructor, Ed. candidate at the Jewish Theological. Education for Tomorrow A Biocentric, Student-Focused Approach to Education Reform Michael Risku University of the Incarnate Word, USA and Letitia Harding University of the Incarnate Word, USA There are many books on the market which discuss indigenous ways of knowing, and bemoan western society’s.
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The review examines the central argument of the book, namely that present educational theory and practice avoids substantial self-inquiry, paying lip service to reflective practice but stopping short of any real encounter with the Author: David Lewin.Reconstructing School Mathematics: Problems With Problems and the Real World, Paperback by Brown, Stephen I., ISBNISBNBrand New, Free shipping in the US Brown (emeritus, education, State University of New York) challenges the new reform concept of problem as it relates to problem posing and solving, and the notion of connection with the real world as something.