Kulturen der Bildung: Kritische Perspektiven auf by Merle Hummrich,Nicolle Pfaff,İnci Dirim,Christine Freitag

By Merle Hummrich,Nicolle Pfaff,İnci Dirim,Christine Freitag

Die Autorinnen und Autoren entwickeln in ihren Beiträgen den Diskurs ‚Kultur und Bildung‘ weiter. Dabei werden dominante Formen der Thematisierung von Kultur und Sprache im erziehungswissenschaftlichen Diskurs kritisch hinterfragt und die aktuellen Auseinandersetzungen zur Konstruktion und Dekonstruktion von Differenz aufgegriffen. Im Zentrum steht daher einerseits die methodologische Auseinandersetzung mit migrationspädagogischen und foreign vergleichenden Perspektiven in der Erziehungswissenschaft; andererseits wird die aktuelle Begriffsbildung der Termini Kultur und Sprache diskutiert. 

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Higher Education in the High North: Academic Exchanges by Marit Sundet,Per-Anders Forstorp,Anders Örtenblad

By Marit Sundet,Per-Anders Forstorp,Anders Örtenblad

This e-book makes a speciality of how the Northern futures are remodeled via local cooperation within the Barents eduscape: a examine of the social, cultural and political points of upper schooling and the exchanges of studying and other people within the Euro-Arctic Barents quarter, particularly among Norway and Russia.
Cultural alternate via greater schooling concerning actors corresponding to scholars and associations is an essential component either one of the Bologna technique and of the rules at present altering better schooling. it's also a technique of social and cultural swap of which we've restricted wisdom. Cultural trade is discovered, carried out and played through the actors who're concerned, from the top political point to the grassroots and the scholars themselves. on hand wisdom of those macro- and micro-processes of cultural trade is basically fragmented and relatively framed in nationwide and/or disciplinary (i.e. pedagogical) contexts. with the intention to comprehend the transformative potentials of better schooling and cultural alternate, this e-book makes a speciality of the social, cultural and political facets of the changes of the futures within the North. 
This e-book indicates that academic cooperation among Norway and Russia is feasible, but in addition that the present practices are tremendous liable to adjustments obvious via micro theoretical views. via constructing new theories which bind significant theories, overseas political judgements, methodological strategies and contextual descriptions jointly, this publication is a primary step towards institutionalizing academic cooperation among many of the and varied educational societies, cultures and political systems.

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U.S. Latinos and Education Policy: Research-Based Directions by Pedro R. Portes,Spencer Salas,Patricia Baquedano-López,Paula

By Pedro R. Portes,Spencer Salas,Patricia Baquedano-López,Paula J. Mellom

With the yankee dream steadily elusive for and specific of Latinos, there's an pressing desire for empirically and conceptually dependent macro-level coverage ideas for Latino schooling. Going past simply exposing academic inequalities, this quantity offers clever and pragmatic research-based coverage instructions and instruments for swap for U.S. Latino schooling and different multicultural contexts.

U.S. Latinos and schooling coverage

is geared up around 3 topics: schooling as either product and strategy of social and ancient occasions and practices; the reports of younger immigrants in colleges in either U.S. and foreign settings and coverage techniques to handle their wishes; and positioned views on studying between immigrant scholars throughout college, domestic, and community.

With contributions from best students, together with Luis Moll, Eugene E. Garcia, Richard P. Durán, Sonia Nieto , Angela Valenzuela, Alejandro Portes and Barbara Flores, this quantity complements latest discussions by way of showcasing how researchers operating either inside and in collaboration with Latino groups have hired a number of analytic frameworks; illustrating how present scholarship and culturally orientated concept can serve equity-oriented perform; and, focusing awareness on ethnicity in context and when it comes to the interplay of developmental and cultural components. The theoretical and methodological views combine praxis study from a number of disciplines and follow this learn on to policy.

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William Lottig - Hamburger Lebensgemeinschaftsschulen by Katja Staats

By Katja Staats

Studienarbeit aus dem Jahr 2004 im Fachbereich Pädagogik - Reformpädagogik, word: 1,0, Universität Osnabrück, Veranstaltung: Bildung zur Eigenständigkeit - Bildungstheoretische Grundideen der Reformpädagogik, 7 Quellen im Literaturverzeichnis, Sprache: Deutsch, summary: In dieser Arbeit über William Lottig und die Hamburger Lebensgemeinschaftsschulen werden die Daten der eingerichteten Versuchsschulen, sowie das Konzept, bzw. die Idee dieser Schulen dargelegt. In Bezug auf das Schulkonzept wird zuerst auf die theoretischen Grundideen und danach auf die Unterschiede zwischen dieser Theorie und der Schulwirklichkeit eingegangen, wobei sich an dieser Stelle über jeden Punkt der Reform eine eigene Arbeit schreiben ließe, welche die Unterschiede zwischen der Reformidee und der tatsächlichen Realität in der Schulpraxis beleuchten. Um den Rahmen dieser Ausarbeitung nicht zu sprengen, wurden an dieser Stelle die beiden relevantesten und auch widersprüchlichsten Bereiche der Hamburger Lebensgemeinschaftsschulen herausgenommen um die Diskrepanz von Reformansätzen und Wirklichkeit näher zu erläutern. Anschließend wird auf einzelne Gründe des Scheiterns der Hamburger Lebensgemeinschaftsschulen anhand der Tagebuchaufzeichnungen Lottigs eingegangen. Der Bezugsteil schlägt einen Bogen zu meinem Hauptstudienfach Kunst. Hier werde ich mich mit der pädagogischen Idee Lottigs und der pädagogischen Wirklichkeit in Bezug auf das Fach Kunst näher auseinandersetzen. Dieser Teil bildet sogleich auch den Schlusspunkt der Arbeit, da er einen Ausblick und eine Kritik an der Lebensgemeinschaftsschule Lottigs beeinhaltet.

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Getting District Results: A Case Study in Implementing PLCs by Nicholas Jay Myers

By Nicholas Jay Myers

detect how the biggest trouble-free university district in Illinois grew to become a flourishing specialist studying neighborhood. You’ll stroll via each one step of the PLC trip to benefit how the district approached the main important elements of a winning PLC, resembling construction shared wisdom, forming collaborative groups, and atmosphere priorities. lessen your individual trial and mistake through the use of their classes realized as a highway map towards long-lasting change.

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Schoolhouses, Courthouses, and Statehouses: Solving the by Eric A. Hanushek &, Alfred A. Lindseth

By Eric A. Hanushek &, Alfred A. Lindseth

Spurred by means of courtroom rulings requiring states to extend public-school investment, the U.S. now spends extra in step with pupil on K-12 schooling than nearly the other nation. but American scholars nonetheless in achieving below their overseas opposite numbers, their functionality has been flat for many years, thousands of them are failing, and negative and minority scholars stay some distance in the back of their extra advantaged friends. during this booklet, Eric Hanushek and Alfred Lindseth hint the background of reform efforts and finish that the imperative concentration of either courts and legislatures on ever-increasing investment has performed little to enhance pupil success. in its place, Hanushek and Lindseth suggest a brand new method: a performance-based process that without delay hyperlinks investment to good fortune in elevating scholar fulfillment. the program could empower and encourage educators to make greater, less expensive judgements approximately the right way to run their faculties, finally resulting in stronger pupil functionality. Hanushek and Lindseth were very important contributors within the institution investment debate for 3 a long time. the following, they draw on their event, in addition to the easiest on hand study and knowledge, to teach why bettering colleges would require overhauling the way in which financing, incentives, and responsibility paintings in public education.

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Successful Family Language Policy: Parents, Children and by Mila Schwartz,Anna Verschik

By Mila Schwartz,Anna Verschik

This publication provides the vanguard of study within the rising box of kinfolk language coverage. this can be the 1st quantity to discover the hyperlink among kin language coverage, perform and administration within the mild of country and group language coverage in additional than 20 ethno-linguistic groups around the world. Contributions through major students from 8 international locations and 3 continents provide insights in how relatives language coverage may be interpreted from a number of theoretical views, utilizing leading edge methodologies. In specific, the authors current novel info on profitable relations language practices akin to faith-related literacy actions and homework periods, in addition to administration, together with prayer, selection of bilingual schooling, and hyperlinks with mainstream and complementary studying, which allow the conclusion of language ideology inside of 3 contexts: immigrant households, inter-marriage households, and minority and majority households in conflict-ridden societies.

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Research and Policy in Education: Evidence, ideology and by Geoff Whitty,Jake Anders,Annette Hayton,Sarah Tang,Emma

By Geoff Whitty,Jake Anders,Annette Hayton,Sarah Tang,Emma Wisby

The OECD tells us that ninety according to cent of schooling reforms should not safely evaluated. So apparently governments haven't lived as much as their very own beliefs of evidence-informed policymaking.

Research and coverage in schooling argues that schooling coverage is as usually pushed via political ideologies as by way of strong learn facts. It explores this declare with case stories of:

•the Coalition government’s reform of instructor education in the direction of a school-led approach;
•the use of facts in overseas coverage borrowing and the rhetoric of ‘what works’;
•the deployment of rules that target to slender the social classification fulfillment and participation gap.

The booklet concludes with a plea for extra discipline-based learn on schooling, and a reassertion of the significance of the sociology of schooling as a necessary source for making experience of up to date schooling policy.

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Responsible Living: Concepts, Education and Future by Victoria W. Thoresen,Declan Doyle,Jorgen Klein,Robert J.

By Victoria W. Thoresen,Declan Doyle,Jorgen Klein,Robert J. Didham

Focusing at the demanding situations of the transition to liable, sustainable life, this e-book examines advancements over the past decade in relation to:

- the construction of expertise of patron citizenship, civic involvement and environmental stewardship

- study, initiatives and guides on schooling for accountable living

- the construction and implementation of appropriate instructing tools and materials

- guidelines on schooling for sustainable intake and lifestyles

- international tactics for schooling on sustainable development

The articles take care of subject matters relating to coverage help, institutional techniques, educators, kids, and native groups. They draw consciousness to winning tasks and mirror upon what nonetheless has to be performed. The ebook additionally appears on the roles that imperative actors reminiscent of PERL (The Partnership for schooling and study approximately in charge residing) play during this process.

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50 Myths and Lies That Threaten America's Public Schools: by David C. Berliner,Gene V Glass

By David C. Berliner,Gene V Glass

Two of the main revered voices in schooling and a workforce of younger schooling students determine 50 myths and lies that threaten America's public faculties. With hard-hitting info and a slightly of comedian aid, Berliner, Glass, and their affiliates separate truth from fiction during this entire examine glossy schooling reform. They clarify how the legendary failure of public schooling has been created and perpetuated largely through political and financial pursuits that stand to achieve from its destruction. additionally they divulge a quickly increasing number of companies and media that deliberately misrepresent proof. a lot of those companies additionally recommend that their aim is independent provider within the public curiosity whilst, in reality, they characterize slim political and monetary pursuits. the place acceptable, the authors identify the promoters of those deceptions and indicate how they're served by means of encouraging fake beliefs.

This provocative booklet positive factors brief essays on very important subject matters to supply each elected consultant, tuition administrator, college board member, instructor, dad or mum, and anxious citizen with a lot nutrition for proposal, in addition to trustworthy wisdom from authoritative sources.

“Berliner and Glass are long-time critics of wrong-headed schooling reforms. 50 Myths and Lies continues their checklist of evidence-based truth-telling. Joined by means of 19 younger students in selecting 50 of the worst principles for altering our nation's colleges, they can kind throughout the cacophony of today’s all too usually ill-informed debate. an individual keen on making judgements approximately today’s faculties should still learn this book.”

Linda Darling-Hammond, Charles E. Ducommun Professor of schooling, Stanford University

“This ebook is right grit. It’s the gritty truth of tough information. It’s the annoying grit that makes you shift on your seat. And it’s the grit that usually makes you need to weep. good argued, good written—whether you compromise or disagree with this booklet, if you happen to care concerning the way forward for public schooling, you mustn’t forget about it.”

Andy Hargreaves, professor, Thomas extra Brennan Chair in schooling, Lynch institution of schooling, Boston College

50 Myths and Lies is a robust security of public schooling and a discerning refutation of the reckless misimpressions propagated by means of a juggernaut of private-sector forces and right-wing intellectuals who could gladly rip aside the legacy of democratic education in the USA. it's a well timed and hard-hitting e-book of scholarly yet passionate polemic. the academics of our youngsters might be grateful.”

Jonathan Kozol, educator, writer of Fire within the Ashes

“What do you get while world-class students and a staff of gifted analysts take a difficult examine 50 largely held but unsound ideals approximately U.S. public colleges? good, during this example you get a flat-out masterpiece that, via persuasively mixing argument and facts, blasts these ideals into oblivion. Required examining? You bet!”

W. James Popham, professor emeritus, UCLA

David C. Berliner is a tutorial psychologist and bestselling writer. He was once professor and dean of the Mary Lou Fulton Institute and Graduate tuition of schooling at Arizona kingdom University. Gene V Glass is a senior researcher on the nationwide schooling coverage middle and a study professor within the institution of schooling on the college of Colorado Boulder. TheirAssociates are the hand-picked best PhDs and PhDs in education from their respective institutions.

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