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Networked Professional Learning: Emerging and Equitable Discourses for Professional Development (Repost)

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Networked Professional Learning: Emerging and Equitable Discourses for Professional Development (Repost)

Networked Professional Learning: Emerging and Equitable Discourses for Professional Development by Allison Littlejohn
English | EPUB | 2019 | 264 Pages | ISBN : 3030180298 | 4.9 MB

Over the past decades a new form of professionalism has emerged, characterized by factors of fluidity, instability and continual change, leading to the necessitation of new forms of professional development that support agile and flexible expansion of professional practice. At the same time, the digitization of work has had a profound effect on professional practice.

Emerging Practices in Scholarship of Learning and Teaching in a Digital Era (Repost)

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Emerging Practices in Scholarship of Learning and Teaching in a Digital Era (Repost)

Emerging Practices in Scholarship of Learning and Teaching in a Digital Era by Siu Cheung Kong
English | PDF | 2017 | 374 Pages | ISBN : 9811033420 | 6.9 MB

In this book, we put forward a holistic conceptual framework for implementing Scholarship of Learning and Teaching (SoLT) in higher education. Unlike previous SoLT studies, which usually focus on a specific aspect, here various aspects are integrated into a holistic framework. Further, it identifies three main stakeholders, namely, the higher education institution, teaching staff, and students. These stakeholders are in turn connected by four interlocking themes: staff professional development, enhancement of student learning experiences, assessment, and digital technologies.

Management and gender in higher education

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Management and gender in higher education

Pat O'Connor, "Management and gender in higher education "
English | ISBN: 0719083583 | 2014 | 224 pages | PDF | 2 MB

The Leading World’s Most Innovative Universities

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The Leading World’s Most Innovative Universities

The Leading World’s Most Innovative Universities by Abdulrahman Obaid AI-Youbi
English | PDF,EPUB | 2021 | 115 Pages | ISBN : 3030596931 | 99.8 MB

This book is unique in its contents. No other title in the book market has tackled this important subject. It introduces innovation as a way of practice for world-class universities. It, then, discusses the criteria for being innovative in the academic world. The book selects some of the top innovative world-class universities to study the factors that qualified them to be innovative, so that any other university can follow their steps to become innovative. The final chapter of the book presents some recommendations in this regard.

The Engaged Scholar: Expanding the Impact of Academic Research in Today’s World

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The Engaged Scholar: Expanding the Impact of Academic Research in Today’s World

Andrew J. Hoffman, "The Engaged Scholar: Expanding the Impact of Academic Research in Today’s World"
English | 2021 | ISBN: 1503614816 | 184 pages | EPUB | 1.2 MB

From Expert Student to Novice Professional

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From Expert Student to Novice Professional

From Expert Student to Novice Professional by Anna Reid
English | PDF | 2011 | 154 Pages | ISBN : 9400702493 | 1.6 MB

Students entering higher education expect their studies to lead them towards some specific form of professional career. But in this age, complex internationalized professions are the main source of work for graduates, so students need to prepare themselves for a future that can be volatile, changeable and challenging.

Sharing Knowledge, Transforming Societies: The Norhed Programme 2013-2020

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Sharing Knowledge, Transforming Societies: The Norhed Programme 2013-2020

Tor Halvorsen, Kristin Skare Orgeret, Roy Krøvel, "Sharing Knowledge, Transforming Societies: The Norhed Programme 2013-2020"
English | 2019 | ISBN: 1928502008 | 612 pages | EPUB | 3.8 MB

Higher Education in Taiwan: Global, Political and Social Challenges and Future Trends

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Higher Education in Taiwan: Global, Political and Social Challenges and Future Trends

Higher Education in Taiwan: Global, Political and Social Challenges and Future Trends by Angela Yung-Chi Hou
English | PDF | 2021 | 275 Pages | ISBN : 9811545537 | 6.1 MB

This book discusses the situation of Taiwanese universities facing a rapidly changing domestic and global environment. It examines the social structure, drawing on professional perspectives, data-based and systematic analysis.

Think Again: Contrarian Reflections on Life, Culture, Politics, Religion, Law, and Education

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Think Again: Contrarian Reflections on Life, Culture, Politics, Religion, Law, and Education

Stanley Fish, "Think Again: Contrarian Reflections on Life, Culture, Politics, Religion, Law, and Education"
English | 2015 | ISBN: 0691167710, 0691195919 | 448 pages | EPUB | 2.3 MB

Participatory Research, Capabilities and Epistemic Justice: A Transformative Agenda for Higher Education

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Participatory Research, Capabilities and Epistemic Justice: A Transformative Agenda for Higher Education

Participatory Research, Capabilities and Epistemic Justice: A Transformative Agenda for Higher Education by Melanie Walker
English | EPUB | 2020 | 282 Pages | ISBN : 3030561968 | 7.9 MB

"This marvellous collection assembles a set of highly insightful essays that blend the capability approach and participatory action research in order to fight epistemic injustices in higher education contexts. Highly congenial to Freirean pedagogy, the collection vividly demonstrates the epistemic and emancipatory power of participatory knowledge production from below."

Participatory Research, Capabilities and Epistemic Justice: A Transformative Agenda for Higher Education

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Participatory Research, Capabilities and Epistemic Justice: A Transformative Agenda for Higher Education

Participatory Research, Capabilities and Epistemic Justice: A Transformative Agenda for Higher Education by Melanie Walker
English | PDF | 2020 | 282 Pages | ISBN : 3030561968 | 5 MB

"This marvellous collection assembles a set of highly insightful essays that blend the capability approach and participatory action research in order to fight epistemic injustices in higher education contexts. Highly congenial to Freirean pedagogy, the collection vividly demonstrates the epistemic and emancipatory power of participatory knowledge production from below."
—Julian Culp, The American University of Paris, France

Secondary Algebra Education: Revisiting Topics and Themes and Exploring the Unknown

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Secondary Algebra Education: Revisiting Topics and Themes and Exploring the Unknown

Secondary Algebra Education: Revisiting Topics and Themes and Exploring the Unknown by Paul Drijvers
English | PDF (True) | 2011 | 229 Pages | ISBN : 9460913334 | 6.23 MB

Nowadays, algebra education is subject to worldwide scrutiny. Different opinions on its goals, approaches and achievements are at the heart of debates among teachers, educators, researchers and decision makers. What should the teaching of algebra in secondary school mathematics look like? Should it focus on procedural skills or on algebraic insight? Should it stress practice or integrate technology?

Guide to Mechanics

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Guide to Mechanics

Guide to Mechanics by Philip Dyke
English | PDF | 1992 | 303 Pages | ISBN : 1349111163 | 30.3 MB

This book introduces mechanics in a way which is accessible and interesting to students studying the subject for the first time. It is ideal for bridging the gap from A-level to studying maths in higher education.

Academic Freedom Under Siege: Higher Education in East Asia, the U.S. and Australia

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Academic Freedom Under Siege: Higher Education in East Asia, the U.S. and Australia

Academic Freedom Under Siege: Higher Education in East Asia, the U.S. and Australia by Zhidong Hao
English | PDF,EPUB | 2020 | 268 Pages | ISBN : 3030491188 | 4 MB

This book argues that academic freedom in higher education in East Asia, the U.S. and Australia is under stress. Academic freedom means freedom to teach, research, and serve in multiple political and social roles based on professional principles. It is closely linked to shared governance, in which academics participate in and influence decision making in core academic concerns such as choosing new faculty, faculty promotion, tenure decisions and the approval of new academic programs.

Teaching and Learning for Social Justice and Equity in Higher Education: Foundations

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Teaching and Learning for Social Justice and Equity in Higher Education: Foundations

Teaching and Learning for Social Justice and Equity in Higher Education: Foundations by Laura Parson
English | EPUB | 2020 | 343 Pages | ISBN : 3030449386 | 2.44 MB

This book is the first of three edited volumes designed to reconceptualize teaching and learning in higher education through a critical lens, with this inaugural publication focusing on the fundamentals behind the experience.