From Inclusion to Engagement: Helping Students Engage with Schooling through Policy and Practice / Edition 1

From Inclusion to Engagement: Helping Students Engage with Schooling through Policy and Practice / Edition 1

by Paul Cooper, Barbara Jacobs
     
 

ISBN-10: 0470664843

ISBN-13: 9780470664841

Pub. Date: 04/05/2011

Publisher: Wiley

From Inclusion to Engagement challenges the ideologically driven academic discourse that has come to dominate inclusive education by presenting research-based knowledge about what actually works.

  • Presents an innovative approach rooted in a biopsychosocial theoretical perspective – an approach that is still relatively misunderstood within the

Overview

From Inclusion to Engagement challenges the ideologically driven academic discourse that has come to dominate inclusive education by presenting research-based knowledge about what actually works.

  • Presents an innovative approach rooted in a biopsychosocial theoretical perspective – an approach that is still relatively misunderstood within the educational sphere
  • Offers insights based on an extensive review of contemporary international research in the field
  • Avoids the biases of ideology in favour of science-based social and educational outcomes
  • The first comprehensive account of evidence-based interventions for students with Social, Emotional and Behavioural Difficulties

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780470664841
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
04/05/2011
Pages:
258
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

List of Figures and Tables.

About the Authors.

Preface.

Acknowledgements.

1 Introduction: From Inclusive Education to Educational Engagement – Putting Reality before Rhetoric and Finding the Elephant in the Living Room.

2 SEBD: The Evolution of Intervention and Current Theory.

3 The Teacher–Student Interface.

4 Interventions for Enhancing Teachers' Skills.

5 Whole-school Approaches and Support Systems.

6 Small-Scale On- and Off-Site Provision.

7 Working with Parents.

8 Multi-Agency Intervention.

9 A Summary of the Research Evidence.

10 Conclusions.

Appendix I.

Appendix II.

References.

Index.

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