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Understanding and Using Educational Theories

2nd Edition

Karl Aubrey; Alison Riley
eISBN-13: 9781526454805

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This textbook gives readers a clear overview of a selection of the most influential thinkers on education in the last hundred year, including established names (Vygotsky, Bruner, Dewey), more recent thinkers (Freire, hooks, Claxton) and other key names whose writing has helped shaped our views on teaching and learning. This second edition includes new chapters on Albert Bandura, Dylan Wiliam and Carol Dweck.

Each chapter includes: 

Practical examples showing how theories can be used to inform classroom teaching
Critiques of each theorist exploring opposing viewpoints and the strengths and weaknesses of different ideas
Reflective tasks inviting you to apply what you′ve read to your own educational experiences. 

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ISBNs 9781526436610, 9781526436603, 9781526454805, 1526454807
Language English
Number of Pages 312
Edition 2nd