Expansive Education: Teaching learners for the real world.

Lucas, Bill and Claxton, Guy and Spencer, Ellen (2013) Expansive Education: Teaching learners for the real world. McGraw Hill Education. ISBN 9780335247554

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Abstract

Teachers from schools across the world believe that there is more to education than success in examinations. Many practitioners are becoming increasingly familiar with expansive education concepts such as learning dispositions, habits of mind, and expandable intelligence, and are striving to in still these valuable mind-sets into their pupils. In this ground-breaking and visionary book, acclaimed authors Lucas, Claxton and Spencer define, consolidate and reinforce this revolutionary shift. Expansive Education: Teaching learners for the real world showcases a growing number of schools that are developing methods of teaching and learning that deliberately cultivate powerful learners. Drawing on established theory as well as current research and practice, this essential resource encapsulates the best of these approaches, and demonstrates discernible links to achievement gains and learner engagement.

Item Type: Book
Uncontrolled Keywords: pedagogy; expansive education; teacher development
Subjects: X Education > X110 Training teachers - nursery
X Education > X120 Training teachers - primary
X Education > X121 Training teachers - infant (key stage 1)
X Education > X130 Training teachers - secondary
X Education > X131 Training teachers - key stage 3
X Education > X132 Training teachers - key stage 4
X Education > X190 Training teachers not elsewhere classified
X Education > X200 Research & study skills in education
X Education > X210 Research skills
X Education > X220 Study skills
X Education > X310 Academic studies in nursery education
X Education > X320 Academic studies in primary education
X Education > X330 Academic studies in secondary education
X Education > X340 Academic studies in tertiary education
Depositing User: Carole Johnson
Date Deposited: 03 Mar 2016 18:25
Last Modified: 03 Mar 2016 18:25
URI: http://repository.winchester.ac.uk/id/eprint/75

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