Call Number: UCF Main Library General Collection - 3rd Floor -- LB2806.15.C6965 2010
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"What is the contribution of the next wave of curriculum scholars? This handbook... extends the conversation on present and future directions in curriculum studies through the work of twenty-four newer scholars who explore, each in their own unique ways, the present moment in curriculum studies. To contextualize the work of this up-and-coming generation, each chapter is paired with a shorter response by a well-known scholar in the field, provoking an intra-/inter-generational exchange that illuminates both historical trajectories and upcoming moments. From theorizing at the crossroads of feminist thought and post-colonialism to new perspectives that include critical race, currere, queer southern studies, Black feminist cultural analysis, post-structural policy studies, spiritual ecology, and East-West international philosophies, present and future directions in the U.S. American field are revealed."
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"Key themes: biography and prosopography; concepts and terms; content descriptions; influences on curriculum studies; inquiry and research; nature of curriculum studies; organizations, schools, and projects; publications; theoretical perspectives; types of curricula."
Handbook of Urban Education
Call Number: UCF Main Library General Collection - 3rd Floor -- LC5131.H355 2014
"The Handbook addresses seven areas that capture the breadth and depth of available knowledge in urban education: (1) Psychology, Health and Human Development, (2) Sociological Perspectives, (3) Families and Communities, (4) Teacher Education and Special Education, (5) Leadership, Administration and Leaders, (6) Curriculum & Instruction, and (7) Policy and Reform."
Handbook of Urban Educational Leadership
Call Number: UCF Main Library General Collection - 3rd Floor -- LC5131.H355 2015
"This authoritative handbook examines the community, district, and teacher leadership roles that affect urban schools. It will serve as a foundation for pedagogical and educational leadership practices that foster social justice, equity, and advocacy for those who have been traditionally and historically underserved in education. The handbook's ten sections cover topics as diverse as curriculum, instruction, and educational outcomes; gender, race, and class; higher education; and leadership preparation and support."
International Handbook of Curriculum Research
Call Number: UCF Main Library General Collection - 3rd Floor -- LB2806.15.I595 2014
"The Second Edition of this landmark handbook brings up to date its comprehensive reportage of scholarly developments and school curriculum initiatives worldwide, providing a panoramic view of the state of curriculum studies globally. 39 new or updated chapters on curriculum research in 34 countries highlight curriculum research that is not widely known in North America."
Call Number: UCF ONLINE General Collection -- H62 2014
"This encyclopedia brings together the many strands of action research and addresses the interplay between these disciplines by presenting a state-of-the-art overview and comprehensive breakdown of the key tenets and methods of action research as well as detailing the work of key theorists and contributors to action research."
Call Number: UCF Main Library General Collection - 3rd Floor -- LB2806.15.S23 2015
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"Illuminating how four commonplaces of curriculum (subject matter, teachers, learners, and milieu) are interdependent and interconnected in curriculum making, this text examines the ties between and controversies over public debate, policy making, university scholarship, and school practice in defining and developing curricula. Complex traditions of curriculum scholarship are traced to illuminate curriculum ideas, issues, perspectives, and possibilities."
"The Handbook is organised into five thematic sections, considering: The epistemology & methodology of curriculum -- Curriculum & pedagogy -- Curriculum subjects -- Areas of the curriculum --Assessment & the curriculum -- The curriculum & educational policy"
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