Deciphers those terms that your lecturers, tutors and textbooks are actually saying. After a term is defined, examples are drawn from early childhood and primary education. From assessment
, to curriculum document
, economic rationalism
, intuitive period
, practice teaching
to Steiner Schools
and writing centre
, this is a valuable asset in enhancing your understanding of education. From OUP.
The Dictionary of Education Terms provides students with a one stop destination to the answers for all those "but what does that mean?" questions. It provides clear and succinct definitions of key terms and theorists, accompanied by practical examples to place them in the `real life' context. The dictionary contains an abundance of useful terms with meanings that will prove helpful when preparing and writing assignments, seeking clarification and as a ready reference when on school placement.