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Michelle Tytherleigh Ed. – Emerald Publishing Limited, 2024
Positive education has grown and evolved, first as a discipline and then a perspective. Since its first wave of development as an application of positive psychology within education, where the focus was primarily on students, the second wave brought with it recognition of the importance of wellbeing for all those involved in education too. Now…
Descriptors: Psychoeducational Methods, Educational Psychology, Well Being, Cultural Awareness
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Roseanna Bourke; John O’Neill; Judith Loveridge – Emerald Publishing Limited, 2024
Learning and personal development are integral to being a person, and learning and teaching are integral to life as a social being. "Understanding Children's Informal Learning" presents children's informal learning out-of-school and explores how this knowledge can enhance teaching and learning practice in the classroom. The authors focus…
Descriptors: Children, Elementary School Students, Informal Education, After School Programs
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Chakraborty, Chandrima, Ed.; Pal, Dipyaman, Ed. – Emerald Publishing Limited, 2023
Gender inequality has wide-ranging and adverse implications for all of society. For this reason, the United Nations has made it a top priority to address this issue through the Sustainable Development Goals, which state that gender equality is not only a fundamental human right but a necessary foundation for a peaceful, prosperous, and sustainable…
Descriptors: Gender Differences, Foreign Countries, Sustainable Development, Objectives
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Visvizi, Anna, Ed.; Lytras, Miltiadis D., Ed.; Al-Lail, Haifa Jamal, Ed. – Emerald Publishing Limited, 2023
The COVID-19 pandemic caused mass disruption to higher education institutions (HEIs) across the world and has since led to vast debate on how to manage HEIs and how to deliver course content to students beyond the crisis. The emergency shift to remote learning has led many HEIs to adopt more flexible course delivery in the longer term. Drawing on…
Descriptors: COVID-19, Pandemics, Higher Education, School Closing
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Susan Whatman; Jane Wilkinson; Mervi Kaukko; Gørill Warvik Vedeler; Levon Ellen Blue; Kristin Elaine Reimer – Emerald Publishing Limited, 2023
"Researching Practices Across and Within Diverse Educational Sites" explores the role of educational research in uncertain, risky times. Researching practices and their consequences transpire unpredictably, depending on how we set about to understand these practices. The authors consider the unknowns in research action, and what promises…
Descriptors: Educational Research, Epistemology, Research Methodology, Foreign Countries
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Jason R. Swisher – Emerald Publishing Limited, 2023
As the record number of forcibly-displaced persons in the world continues to rise, more people of differing origins are sharing space and learning to live together. Prolonged displacement has turned into permanent resettlement and citizenship. To reflect this geopolitical transformation, education too must transform. "Beyond Refuge"…
Descriptors: Refugees, Youth, Social Change, Educational Change
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Baston, Michael A., Ed.; Bridglall, Beatrice L., Ed.; Nettles, Michael, Ed. – Emerald Publishing Limited, 2022
COVID-19 has exposed and exacerbated entrenched inequities spawned by the historical and structural reality of bigotry, prejudice, discrimination, and inequity in all forms, and at institutional and individual levels. It is perceived that higher education institutions also perpetuates these inequities, which is fuelled by prevailing…
Descriptors: Community Colleges, College Role, Role of Education, COVID-19
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Kauffman, James M., Ed. – Emerald Publishing Limited, 2022
Special education's future is threatened by anti-scientific sentiment and poor thinking about school reform. The devolution of special education has been caused by decades of illogical, destructive criticism and a focus on issues other than ensuring a free, appropriate public education (FAPE) for individuals with educational disabilities. Special…
Descriptors: Special Education, Educational Change, Educational Trends, Students with Disabilities
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Roij, Azril Bacal, Ed. – Emerald Publishing Limited, 2022
Providing a critical look at how it is possible for institutions of higher education to go beyond the institutional constraints that plague the neo-liberal university, the authors of this volume explore the powerful role of transformative university-based research and education. An emerging global network of concerned teachers and researchers who…
Descriptors: Higher Education, Neoliberalism, Transformative Learning, Educational Research
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Brown, Chris, Ed.; Malin, Joel R., Ed. – Emerald Publishing Limited, 2022
Across many countries, national, federal and district level governments are increasingly pursuing approaches to school improvement that seek to achieve so-called 'bottom-up' change. That is, improvements to teaching and learning that are generated by teachers, and subsequently shared horizontally and vertically within educational systems. Often…
Descriptors: Guides, Evidence Based Practice, Teaching Methods, Educational Improvement
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Mack, Kelly M., Ed.; Winter, Kate, Ed.; Soto, Melissa, Ed. – Emerald Publishing Limited, 2022
By the end of this decade, the U.S. economy will annually create hundreds of thousands of new jobs requiring a bachelor's degree in STEM fields, particularly computer science. This increasing need for computer scientists, coupled with an inconsistent agenda for managing dramatic shifts in the demographic landscape of higher education, compromises…
Descriptors: STEM Education, Culturally Relevant Education, Equal Education, Higher Education
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Caputo, Andrea, Ed.; Lock, Deborah, Ed.; Hack-Polay, Dieu, Ed. – Emerald Publishing Limited, 2022
Taking forward the notion of the scholar without borders, "International Environments and Practices of Higher Education" provides a critical review of the teaching practices in higher education in international contexts. Sticky problems and debates about inclusivity, diversity, and cultural representation in the curriculum and classroom…
Descriptors: International Education, Higher Education, Teaching Methods, Criticism
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Hayward, Geoff; Katartzi, Eugenia; Ertl, Hubert; Hoelscher, Michael – Emerald Publishing Limited, 2021
Policies to promote high participation in Higher Educations (HE) systems aim to deliver social justice and economic development through widening participation of under-represented groups. "Degrees of Success" provides a critical test of this through examination of participation and success of learners progressing to HE with a vocational…
Descriptors: Vocational Education, Higher Education, Access to Education, Outcomes of Education