Improving Schools, Developing Inclusion
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Improving Schools, Developing Inclusion by Mel Ainscow
Book DescriptionWhile many books explore the possibilities for developing inclusive practices in schools, and 'inclusion' is widely regarded as a desirable goal, much of the literature on the subject has been narrowly concerned with the inclusion of pupils with special educational needs. This book however, takes the view that marginalisation, exclusion and underachievement take many forms and affect many different kinds of child. As such, a definition of inclusion should also touch upon issues of equity, participation, community, entitlement, compassion, respect for diversity and sustainability. Here the highly regarded authors focus on: * barriers to participation and learning experienced by pupils * the practices that can overcome these barriers * the extent to which such practices facilitate improved learning outcomes * how such practices can be encouraged and sustained within schools and LEAs. The book is part of the Improving Learning series, published in partnership with the Teaching and Learning Research Project.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780415372794
(216mm x 138mm x 13mm)
Imprint: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 14-Sep-2006
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Mel Ainscow
Responding to Diversity in Schools, Paperback (September 2010)» View all books by Mel Ainscow
Offers guidance for education practitioners on how to use an inquiry-based approach in responding to learner diversity. This book explains how to use various research methods, including visual methods that can be used to gather the views of children and young people. It features examples of innovative approaches for doing research with children.
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Author Biography - Mel Ainscow
University of Manchester, UK Canterbury Christ Church University College, UK
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