Book 2013

Excellence in Scholarship

Transcending Transdisciplinarity in Teacher Education

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ISBN: 978-94-6209-257-0 (Online)

Table of contents (19 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xx

  2. Contributions to Excellence in Scholarship (Primers/Keynotes)

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-18

      Creating a Tradition of Research in Education

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      Pages 19-42

      Effects of Socioeconomic Status, Class Size and Ability Grouping on Science Achievement

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      Pages 43-54

      Contributions of Family and School Capital to Student Achievement

  3. Multi-faith and Multi-values’ Contributions to Education

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 55-55

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      Pages 57-68

      A Quantum Theory Look at the Challenges for Academic Research in Education

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      Chapter

      Pages 69-76

      Diversify Values or Value Diversity

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      Chapter

      Pages 77-85

      Celebrating Multicultural Education and Promoting Linguistic and Cultural Diversity Through the Work of the Multicultural Education Committee

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      Chapter

      Pages 87-103

      Multifaith Chaplaincies in a Successful Pluralistic Society

  4. Equity and Inclusion in Education

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 105-105

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      Pages 107-121

      Parents’ Perceptions of Their Children’s Social Skills and Social Behaviour

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      Chapter

      Pages 123-138

      Post-School Pathways in Australia

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      Pages 139-153

      An Historical Examination of a University’s Scheme to Find a ‘Fair Way’ for all Students

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      Pages 155-161

      Towards a New and Inclusive Model of Senior Secondary Education

  5. Value-Adding Learning and Teaching

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 163-163

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      Pages 165-176

      Computer Simulations and Implications for Education* and Society

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      Chapter

      Pages 177-185

      The P.E.A.C.E. Pack & S.I.T.E. Software

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      Chapter

      Pages 187-196

      Promoting Science Education for all

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      Chapter

      Pages 197-211

      Social Change and Teacher’s Pay

  6. Extending Scholarship’s Arena – Opportunities for all

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 213-213

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      Chapter

      Pages 215-234

      Asia in-Country Experience

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      Pages 235-265

      Education and Culture

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      Chapter

      Pages 267-277

      Rural-Urban School Partnerships and Australia’s Sustainability

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      Chapter

      Pages 279-282

      Implications for Teacher Education and Educators