Educational psychology

    Ways of Learning

    By Alan Pritchard

    Paperback £19.43

    While most teachers are skilled in providing opportunities for the progression of children's learning, it is sometimes without fully understanding the theory behind it. With greater insight into what is currently known about the processes of learning and about individual learners, teachers are better equipped to provide experiences and situations...

    Current Perspectives in Social and Behavioral Sciences

    Paperback £29.49

    The various studies in this book suggest that people who choose teaching as a career are motivated by a complex interaction of factors embedded within communities and cultural expectations, but seem generally to embrace a desire to undertake meaningful work that makes for a better society.

    Take Five! for Language Arts

    By Kaye Hagler

    Paperback £16.25

    Attachment and Emotional Development in the Classroom: Theory and Practice

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    As part of preparation for the classroom, it's key for trainee teachers to understand the emotional needs of students. This book provides a clear introduction to emotional development and attachment, offering advice and guidance from a diverse range of professional perspectives including psychology, health and education.

    Developing Feedback for Pupil Learning

    By Ruth Dann

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    Feedback is often considered to be one of the pivotal enablers of formative assessment. This key topic has received considerable attention within research literature and has been studied by a number of leading experts in the field. This book is positioned at the heart of these debates and offers a...

    Developing Creative Thinking Skills

    By Brad Hokanson

    Paperback £22.83

    Based on over fifteen years of groundbreaking research, Developing Creative Thinking Skills helps learners demonstrably increase their own creative thinking skills. Focusing on divergent thinking, twelve inventive chapters build one's capacity to generate a wide range of ideas, both as an individual and as a collaborator. This innovative textbook outlines...

    Disrupting Boundaries in Education and Research

    By Nathalie Sinclair

    Hardback £74.28

    Disrupting Boundaries in Education and Research is written by and for education researchers and practitioners curious about the potential of new materiality and post-human theories to disrupt boundaries such as those between human and non-human, subject and object, to create new, transdisciplinary and perhaps more equitable and inclusive educational worlds.

    Creativity in the Classroom

    By Alane Jordan Starko

    Paperback £47.45

    "Fifth edition published by Routledge 2014"--T.p. verso.

    Assessment of Student Achievement

    By Gavin T. L. Brown

    Paperback Save £1.01 = £21.98

    Assessment is a concept familiar across the field of education and is inherent to the work of professors, administrators, teachers, researchers, journalists, and scholars. A multifaceted and politically charged topic, assessment ranges from informal interactions with learners in classrooms to systematic high-stakes testing and examination. Written by a leading expert...

    Life beyond Grades

    By Martin V. Covington

    Paperback £22.73

    This volume explores the self-worth theory in order to uncover the hidden motivational dynamics of college and other classrooms and to overcome obstacles to engagement. It provides educators with a cohesive set of strategies for sparking students' intrinsic motivation and minimizing grade focus and fear of failure to promote deep...

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