Excellence And Equity In Literacy Education

Pub Date : 2015-06-13 | Author : William Tunmer | Publisher : Springer

ISBN 10 : 9781137415578
ISBN 13 : 1137415576

Literacy is arguably the most important goal of schooling as, to a large extent, it determines young children’s educational and life chances and is fundamental in achieving socia..

Reforming New Zealand Secondary Education

Pub Date : 2009-08-31 | Author : R. Openshaw | Publisher : Springer

ISBN 10 : 9780230100701
ISBN 13 : 0230100708

This timely book argues that the New Zealand educational reforms were the product of longstanding unresolved educational issues that came to a head during the profound economic and..

Reading Across International Boundaries

Pub Date : 2007-06-01 | Author : Roger Openshaw | Publisher : IAP

ISBN 10 : 9781607526391
ISBN 13 : 1607526395

Reading Across International Boundaries, edited by Roger Openshaw and Janet Soler, clearly demonstrates these broader characteristics of debates about the teaching of reading. It s..

Systems Of Education

Pub Date : 2005-07-28 | Author : Sohan Modgil | Publisher : Routledge

ISBN 10 : 9781135698898
ISBN 13 : 1135698899

Volume 1 is concerned with the theoretical and conceptual framework for reflecting about values, culture and education and thus provides an introduction to the series as a whole. I..

Explaining Inequalities In School Achievement

Pub Date : 2016-04-15 | Author : Roy Nash | Publisher : Routledge

ISBN 10 : 9781317137689
ISBN 13 : 131713768X

Inequalities in educational opportunity have been a persistent feature of all school systems for generations, with conventional explanations of differences in educational attainmen..