Working Knowledge

Author: Thomas Raymond Bailey
Publisher: Psychology Press
ISBN: 9780415945660
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Based on five years of research in high school and community college programs, this book explores the potential for using work-based learning as part of a broad education reform strategy.

Working Knowledge

Author: Thomas R. Bailey
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 0203463951
Format: PDF
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Based on five years of research in high school and community college programs, this book explores the potential for using work-based learning as part of a broad education reform strategy.

International Encyclopedia of Adult Education

Author: L. English
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 134972520X
Format: PDF, Docs
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The Encyclopedia of Adult Education is the first comprehensive reference work in this important and fast-growing field, and is an invaluable resource for adult educators who research and teach in the fields of higher education, work in community-based settings, or practise in public or private organizations. Its 170+ articles, written by an international team of contributors from over 17 countries, detail the research and practice of the field from its emergence as a separate discipline to the present day, covering key concepts, issues and individuals and providing a cutting-edge summary of ongoing debates across a wide range of perspectives, from self-directed learning to human resource development. Entries are arranged A-Z and extensive cross-referenced, with detailed bibliographies for each topic to facilitate further research.

International Education

Author: Daniel Ness
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317467515
Format: PDF
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This encyclopedia is the most current and exhaustive reference available on international education. It provides thorough, up-to-date coverage of key topics, concepts, and issues, as well as in-depth studies of approximately 180 national educational systems throughout the world. Articles examine education broadly and at all levels--from primary grades through higher education, formal to informal education, country studies to global organizations.

Real Learning Real Work

Author: Adria Steinberg
Publisher: Psychology Press
ISBN: 9780415917933
Format: PDF
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First Published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Globalization And Reform In Higher Education

Author: Eggins, Heather
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education (UK)
ISBN: 0335224954
Format: PDF
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This book charts the key issues that are involved in reforming higher education to meet new global challenges. It draws on a team of distinguished international researchers from North America, Africa, Australia and Europe who consider particular topics: the reform of governance and finance, the funding of higher education, managerialism, accreditation and quality assurance, the use of performance indicators, faculty roles and rewards, and the cultural, social and ethical dimensions of change.

The School to work Revolution

Author: Lynn Amy Olson
Publisher: Perseus Books
ISBN:
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Makes the case for the need for employers to join forces with educators, highlighting cooperative education programs