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The Social Studies Curriculum, Fifth Edition

Edited by E. Wayne Ross
Subjects: Education

This fully updated and revised edition includes fourteen new chapters on contemporary topics such as critical race theory, decolonizing the curriculum, economics education, and children’s rights.

Toward a Grammar of Curriculum Practice

By Edmund C. Short
Subjects: Education

Provides a new conceptualization of curriculum and of curriculum planning that is clearer, more functional, more adequate than those previously available.

Racial Equity on College Campuses

Offers insight into race-based disparities in higher education and practical tools for advancing racial equity on college and university campuses.

Teaching Politics in Secondary Education

By Wayne Journell
Subjects: Education

Uses data collected from multiple studies to offer recommendations on best practices for use in a polarized climate.

We, the Students and Teachers

Provides practical applications of democratic teaching for classes in history/social studies education, multicultural and social justice education, community service and civic engagement, and education and public policy.

The Social Studies Curriculum

Edited by E. Wayne Ross
Subjects: Education

This fully revised and updated edition includes twelve new chapters on contemporary topics such as ecological democracy, Native studies, inquiry teaching, and Islamophobia.

The Prosthetic Pedagogy of Art

Uses autobiographical and cultural narratives related to art research and practice to explore, experiment, and improvise multiple correspondences between and among learners’ own lived experiences and understandings, and those of others.

Integral Education

Leading researchers and practitioners explore the frontiers of education from an integral perspective.

Deweyan Inquiry

Presents John Dewey’s theory of inquiry and applies it to various areas of the primary, middle, and secondary school curricula.

Writing-Based Teaching

Edited by Teresa Vilardi & Mary K. Chang
Subjects: Education

Offers candid, first-hand accounts of what it is like to make writing central to teaching in secondary schools and colleges.

Feel These Words

By Susan Weinstein
Subjects: Education

An in-depth look at the creative writing practices of nine Chicago youths.

California in a Time of Excellence

Follows California’s efforts at reforming the public school system from 1983 to the present.

Making Writing Matter

By Ann M. Feldman
Subjects: Education

Challenging more limited approaches to service learning, this book examines writing instruction in the context of universities fully engaged in community partnerships.

Authority Is Relational

By Charles Bingham
Subjects: Education

A must read for anyone who wants to think in depth about contemporary classrooms.

Educating Democratic Citizens in Troubled Times

Edited by Janet S. Bixby & Judith L. Pace
Subjects: Education

Examines various aspects of citizen education programs that serve contemporary youth in the United States.

Spectacle Pedagogy

Examines the interrelationships between art, politics, and visual culture post-9/11.

Grappling with Diversity

Addresses the concerns of the marginalized in the American school curriculum.

Triple Takes on Curricular Worlds

Three women educators from three different academic disciplines write their “takes” on a range of topics not usually found in curriculum studies.

Stories of the Eight-Year Study

An in-depth analysis of one of the most important educational experiments of the twentieth century.

John Dewey and Our Educational Prospect

Edited by David T. Hansen
Subjects: Education

The first book-length study of Dewey’s extraordinary text.

Reforming Schools

By Jesse Goodman
Subjects: Education

Portrays the progressive school reform work of the Harmony Education Center over a 12-year period.

Innovations in Teacher Education

Presents key principles of teacher education and concrete examples from successful programs.

Struggles over Difference

Disrupts popular myths about education in Asia and the Pacific.

Preparing for Inclusive Teaching

A resource to help institutions navigate the choppy waters of reform.

Sexual Ideology and Schooling

By Alexander McKay
Subjects: Education

Presents a comprehensive analysis of the debates surrounding sexuality education in the schools and examines their implications for the content of educational programs.