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Education is a fundamental priority across the globe – increasing adult literacy, employment, and quality of life. It is also a lucrative industry, with segments that are growing fast: the need for additional skills and technological advancements are driving demand for distance learning, as well as the need for knowledge-based economy is a key growth driver for adult education; higher disposable income among the middle class and the importance they attach to education will lead to further development of the pre-school market in emerging countries.

From ground-breaking research projects in the world’s top universities to playschool provision in the developing world, the publications listed under Research and Markets’ Education category covers every conceivable aspect of the Education industry.

They will provide you with a wealth of information on private and public spending on education and training; online webinars and e-learning programmes; higher education strategy; education technology; college profiles and directories.

So if you are a service or product supplier looking to tap into the burgeoning education sector, or an academic looking for the latest data from half a world away, then our Education section is the ideal place to begin your research. Show Less
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Student Engagement Techniques. A Handbook for College Faculty

Keeping students involved, motivated, and actively learning is challenging educators across the country,yet good advice on how to accomplish this has not been readily available. Student Engagement Techniques...

October 2009

The Truth About Teaching. What I Wish the Veterans Had Told Me Revised and Expanded. 2nd Edition

A beautiful gift book that offers encouragement, comfort, and inspiration for new (and veteran) teachers This beautifully designed book is a celebration of the joys and challenges of the teaching...

October 2009

Small Schools, Big Ideas. The Essential Guide to Successful School Transformation

Small Schools, Big Ideas shows how the principle-based and equity-focused model from the Coalition of Essential Schools (CES) can be used to redesign existing schools and create new schools that prepare...

October 2009

21st Century Skills. Learning for Life in Our Times

The new building blocks for learning in a complex world This important resource introduces a framework for 21st Century learning that maps out the skills needed to survive and thrive in a complex...

October 2009

To Improve the Academy. Resources for Faculty, Instructional, and Organizational Development. Volume 28. JB - Anker

The development of students is a fundamental purpose of higher education and requires for its success effective advising, teaching, leadership, and management. Professional and Organizational Development...

October 2009

What I Learned In School. Reflections on Race, Child Development, and School Reform

From the Winner of the Grawemeyer Award in Education in 2007 "In the world of education reform, where silver-bullet ideas, ideologies, and intellectual fashion clamor for influence, James Comer's...

October 2009

FERPA Clear and Simple. The College Professional's Guide to Compliance

Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) compliance has always been challenging due to complex regulatory language and exposure to risk. However, institutions that do not comply are in jeopardy...

October 2009

The Exploratorium Science Snackbook. Cook Up Over 100 Hands-On Science Exhibits from Everyday Materials. Revised Edition

Kids and teachers can build their own science projects based on exhibits from San Francisco's premiere science museum This revised and updated edition offers instructions for building junior versions,...

October 2009

Learning Online with Games, Simulations, and Virtual Worlds. Strategies for Online Instruction. Jossey-Bass Guides to Online Teaching and Learning

Higher education institutions are increasingly delivering content online, but the content is often not sufficiently engaging. Learning Online with Games, Simulations, and Virtual Worlds provides a simple...

October 2009
Students with Disabilities, Learning Difficulties and Disadvantages in the Baltic States, South Eastern Europe and Malta: Educational Policies and Indicators Students with Disabilities, Learning Difficulties and Disadvantages in the Baltic States, South Eastern Europe and Malta: Educational Policies and Indicators - Product Thumbnail Image

Students with Disabilities, Learning Difficulties and Disadvantages in the Baltic States, South Eastern Europe and Malta: Educational Policies and Indicators

This book provides an internationally comparable set of indicators on the educational provision for students with disabilities, learning difficulties and disadvantages (SENDDD). It covers the number...

October 2009

The Handbook of Career Advising

There is a vital need for advisors who can help students evaluate the academic and occupational information they need to make timely career decisions. A must have for academic advisors seeking to enhance...

October 2009

Imagination First. Unlocking the Power of Possibility

When imagination becomes habit, it can transform your work and your life The best corporations know that innovative thinking is the only competitive advantage that cannot be outsourced. The best...

October 2009

Designing Courses for Significant Learning: Voices of Experience. New Directions for Teaching and Learning, Number 119. J-B TL Single Issue Teaching and Learning

Higher education today is being called on to deliver a new and more powerful kind of education, one that prepares students to be more engaged citizens, better equipped to solve complex problems at work...

October 2009

Evaluation Policy and Evaluation Practice. New Directions for Evaluation, Number 123. J-B PE Single Issue (Program) Evaluation

This issue of New Directions for Evaluation addresses the topic of evaluation policy, especially how it is informed by and affects evaluation practice. An evaluation policy is any rule or principle...

October 2009

Institutionalizing Community Engagement in Higher Education: The First Wave of Carnegie Classified Institutions. New Directions for Higher Education, Number 147. J-B HE Single Issue Higher Education

Leading scholars of engagement analyze data from the first wave of community-engaged institutions as classified by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching. The analyses collectively...

October 2009

Negotiating Ethical Practice in Adult Education. New Directions for Adult and Continuing Education, Number 123. J-B ACE Single Issue Adult & Continuing Education

Here is a collection for twenty-first century challenges! One practical philosopher and seven experienced adult educators dig into their driving values, the existing literature, and frank narratives...

October 2009
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Colonized Literacies. Edition No. 1

Why might some smart students struggle with, or even resist the writerly role? How true is that question of students from postcolonial backgrounds? How distinct is this population of non-native English...

October 2009

Evidentiality. A Window into Language and Cognitive Development, New Directions for Child and Adolescent Development, No. 125. J-B CAD Single Issue Child & Adolescent Development

Much recent research investigates children's understanding of the sources of human knowledge and the relation of this understanding to socio-cognitive development. This volume highlights new research...

October 2009

Student Athletes and Athletics. New Directions for Community Colleges, Number 147. J-B CC Single Issue Community Colleges

This volume is but a step in correcting the dearth of literature specific to community college athletics. Within this volume, we bring together scholars and practitioners from various academic disciplines...

October 2009
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Rewards and Reform. Creating Educational Incentives That Work

Noted experts offer a comprehensive view of student, teacher, managerial, and organizational incentives and show how they are linked to school reform goals.

October 2009
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