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Educational Developments, Practices and Effectiveness

Global Perspectives and Contexts

Editors: Lock, Jennifer, Redmond, P., Danaher, Patrick Alan (Eds.)

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Exploring a range of educational developments and practices in different national contexts in Australia, Canada and Switzerland, this book analyses the effectiveness of such initiatives. Case studies in the book include business and online education, supporting students with disabilities and school-wide pedagogical improvement.

About the authors

Lindy Abawi, University of Southern Queensland, Australia Zehra Akyol, e-learning designer Shaunaugh Brady, University of Southern Queensland, Australia Patrick Alan Danaher, University of Southern Queensland, Australia Jennifer Donovan, University of Southern Queensland, Australia Linda Galligan, University of Southern Queensland, Australia D. Randy Garrison, University of Calgary, Canada Carola Hobohm, University of Southern Queensland, Australia Birgit Loch, University of Technology, Australia Jennifer Lock, University of Calgary, Canada Christine McDonald, University of Southern Queensland, Australia Christoph Meier, University of St Gallen, Switzerland Thomas Michael Power, Laval University, Canada Petrea Redmond, University of Southern Queensland, Australia Sabine Seufert, University of St Gallen, Switzerland Janet Taylor, Southern Cross University College, Australia David Thorpe, University of Southern Queensland, Australia Karen Trimmer, University of Southern Queensland, Australia Shalene Werth, University of Southern Queensland, Australia

Table of contents (9 chapters)

Table of contents (9 chapters)
  • Researching and Extending Developments in Contemporary Educational Practice

    Pages 1-14

    Lock, Jennifer (et al.)

  • Managing Developments in Education: Social-Business-Learning as Opportunity and Challenge for Corporate Learning

    Pages 17-38

    Seufert, Sabine (et al.)

  • Thinking Collaboratively in Educational Environments: Shared Metacognition and Co-Regulation in Communities of Inquiry

    Pages 39-52

    Garrison, D. Randy (et al.)

  • The Changing Nature of Educational Support for Students with Disabilities

    Pages 53-67

    Werth, Shalene (et al.)

  • A Vision and Language for Schoolwide Pedagogical Improvement

    Pages 68-90

    Abawi, Lindy

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Hardcover 88,39 €
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Educational Developments, Practices and Effectiveness
Book Subtitle
Global Perspectives and Contexts
Editors
  • Jennifer Lock
  • P. Redmond
  • Patrick Alan Danaher
Copyright
2015
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s)
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-46993-9
DOI
10.1057/9781137469939
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-46992-2
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXII, 177
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