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A Brief History of Education, A Handbook of Information on Greek, Roman, Medieval, Renaissance, and Modern Educational Practice

A concise overview of educational practices throughout history and the world.

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Philosophy of Education, An Encyclopedia

This first-of-its-kind Encyclopedia charts the influence of philosophic ideas that have had the greatest influence on education from ancient Greece to the present. It covers such classical thinkers as Plato, Augustine, Hypatia, Locke, and Rousseau, as well as such recent figures as Montessori, Heidegger, Du Bois, and Dewey. It illuminates time-honored ideas and concepts such…

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Disability Classification in Education, Issues and Perspectives

This edited volume examines current disability classification systems, the dilemmas educators face in categorizing students with special needs, and alternative options based on recent challenges and trends.

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The Education Systems of Europe

This unique handbook offers an analytical review of the education systems of all European countries, following common analytical guidelines, and highlighting the paradox that education simultaneously pursues a universal value as well as a national character. Coverage includes international student performance studies, and a comparison of education dynamics in Eastern “new Europe” with “older” western…

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Foundations for Christian Education

Here is an excellent resource for your Christian Education program. Daniel and Wade discuss the foundations of an effective Christian Education program, and tackle organizational and administrative issues involved with such a program. You will also find age specific information for all ages of learners. If you are a Christian Ed. Director, or a teacher…

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The Legal Foundations of Special Education, A Practical Guide for Every Teacher

This resource reviews the most influential laws affecting special education services and includes assessments to help readers evaluate their understanding of current legal practices.

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Teaching Physical Education 5-11

Written by a team of experienced teacher educators, this textbook is designed for initial teacher training and for newly qualified teachers in physical education for five- to 11-year-olds. It covers the range of activities, from gymnastics to dance, adventurous activities to health education. It blends theory and practice, providing worksheets, sample documents and reports, and…

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Values in Philippine Culture and Education

Values in Philippine Culture and Education

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Family Life Education, Principles and Practices for Effective Outreach

Family Life Education: Principles and Practices for Effective Outreach is an excellent book for helping students and field professionals develop the knowledge and skills needed to take family science principles to citizens via family life education programs. Authors Stephen F. Duncan and H. Wallace Goddard incorporate leading outreach scholarship with years of professional experience to…

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A Parents’ Guide to Special Education in New York City and the Metropolitan Area

This essential guide profiles 33 schools in New York City for children with special needs, plus listings of medical professionals, camps, after-school programs, evaluation centers, and individuals in the field that were recommended by families of children with special needs. Includes information on referrals and evaluations, eligibility criteria, parents’ rights, and more.