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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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Methods in Educational Research. From Theory to Practice. 2nd Edition. Research Methods for the Social Sciences

Methods in Educational Research Methods in Educational Research is designed to prepare students for the real world of educational research. It focuses on scientifically-based methods, school accountability,...

May 2010

Leading the Learner-Centered Campus. An Administrator's Framework for Improving Student Learning Outcomes

The Learner-Centered paradigm on campuses has grown into an institution-wide effort led by administrators at all levels, working to make their campuses into learner-centered environments. Stepping into...

May 2010
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Where's the Learning in Service-Learning?

"It is hard to overstate the importance of this book to the field. The research presented here should contribute significantly to those responsible for improving program effectiveness or advocating...

May 2010

The Academic Deanship. Individual Careers and Institutional Roles

A deanship is now seen as more of a phase in an overall academic career than as a permanent shift from teaching to administration. In fact, the nature of the job itself has changed, as has the range...

May 2010
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Handbook of Adult and Continuing Education. New Edition

Sponsored by the American Association of Adult & Continuing Education "This monumental work is a testimony to the science of adult education and the skills of Wilson and Hayes. It is a veritable...

May 2010

How Learning Works. Seven Research-Based Principles for Smart Teaching

Distilling the research literature and translating the scientific approach into language relevant to a college or university teacher, this book introduces seven general principles of how students learn....

May 2010
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International Benchmarks for University Departments of Economics & Finance

This unique report presents the results of a survey of 55 major departments of economics or finance from the United States, Australia, France, Italy, Austria, Germany, Korea, Spain, Switzerland, Taiwan,...

May 2010

Perspectives on Fund Raising. New Directions for Higher Education, Number 149. J-B HE Single Issue Higher Education

How do university leaders know if their institution's efforts to raise private gifts are effective? With so many presidents, provosts, and deans having very little hands-on experience in fundraising,...

May 2010

Diversity and Education Benefits. New Directions for Institutional Research, Number 145. J-B IR Single Issue Institutional Research

Campus climate studies and research on the impact of diversity in higher education abound. On closer examination, however, the corpus of findings on the role of diversity and how diversity is captured...

May 2010

Student Affairs Budgeting and Financial Management in the Midst of Fiscal Crisis. New Directions for Student Services, Number 129. J-B SS Single Issue Student Services

This volume is designed to help senior student affairs officers navigate through uncertain economic times. After a broad review of budget models and the leadership potential of the senior officer, we...

May 2010

CompTIA Project+ Study Guide Authorized Courseware. Exam PK0-003

Prepare for CompTIA's newly updated Project+ certification exam CompTIA is offering the first major update to its Project+ certification in six years, and this in-depth study guide from project management...

May 2010

Web 2.0 Knowledge Technologies and the Enterprise. Chandos Information Professional Series

Whilst enterprise technology departments have been steadily building their information and knowledge management portfolios, the Internet has generated new sets of tools and capabilities which provide...

May 2010

Reading Comprehension Boosters. 100 Lessons for Building Higher-Level Literacy, Grades 3-5

An effective resource for improving young students' comprehension skills With 100 high-interest reading activities, this book is designed to help students gain fundamental comprehension skills so...

May 2010

A Practical Writing Guide for Academic Librarians. Chandos Information Professional Series

Mastering the skills necessary for clear, effective writing can make writing tasks flow more easily. This book helps academic librarians who are new to the profession or new to a supervisory or management...

May 2010

Unearthing Promise and Potential: Our Nation's Historically Black Colleges and Universities. ASHE Higher Education Report, Volume 35, Number 5. J-B ASHE Higher Education Report Series (AEHE)

Born out of extreme racism and shepherded through the centuries by enduring hope, the nation's historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs) have educated countless African Americans. These institutions,...

May 2010
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The Survey of Academic Librarians: Opinion of the Usefulness of Certain Library Technologies

This study presents 130 tables of data pinpointing academic librarian support and opposition to spending more on various library technologies The report helps library administrators and vendors to gauge...

May 2010

Electoral College Reform: Challenges and Possibilities

The United States have not updated the Electoral College system since the Twelfth Amendment was ratified in 1804, despite the majority of public opinion polls showing Americans are in favour changing...

May 2010

Teaching How to Learn in a What-to-Learn Culture

Practical ideas for teaching students the skills they need to really learn This vital teachers' resource answers such questions as "Can intelligence be developed? Do teacher expectations shape student...

April 2010

A Guide to Faculty Development. 2nd Edition

Since the first edition was published, the dynamics of higher education and faculty development have greatly changed. A Guide to Faculty Development provides an introduction and a guide to faculty development...

April 2010

Inspired College Teaching. A Career-Long Resource for Professional Growth

Inspired College Teaching challenges faculty to be responsible for their professional growth and development as an ongoing, career-long quest. Written by an experienced college teacher and editor of...

April 2010
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