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Research on Curricular Development for Pre-Kindergarten Mathematics and Science

by Mable B. Kinzie, Jessica Vick Whittaker , Pat McGuire , Youngju Lee & Carolyn Kilday
We present the Research on Curricular Design (RCD) model and describe its use to design, develop, and test the efficacy of early childhood mathematics and science curricula. We share what was achieved with application of the RCD model and offer observations on the value of this approach for research on and development of educational products.
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We Teach Who We Are: Creativity in the Lives and Practices of Accomplished Teachers

by Danah Henriksen & Punya Mishra
How do exemplary teachers incorporate creativity in their teaching? Through in-depth interviews with National Teacher of the Year award winners, this research aims to better understand their beliefs, interests, and practices involving creative teaching. Results identify key themes of how these teachers approach the creative process, as well as the connection between their personal interests and professional creativity.
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Book Reviews

The Aims of Higher Education: Problems of Morality and Justice

by Harry Brighouse & Michael McPherson (Eds.)
reviewed by Amy Metcalfe & Lisa Ruth Brunner


International Higher Education’s Scholar-Practitioners: Bridging Research and Practice

by Bernhard Streitwieser & Anthony C. Ogden (Eds.)
reviewed by Gerardo Blanco-Ramirez


Global Education Reform: How Privatization and Public Investment Influence Educational Outcomes

by Frank Adamson, Björn Åstrand, & Linda Darling-Hammond (Eds.)
reviewed by Augusto Riveros


Educational Justice: Teaching and Organizing Against the Corporate Juggernaut

by Howard Ryan
reviewed by Jessica Shiller


Organizing Enlightenment: Information Overload and the Invention of the Modern Research University

by Chad Wellmon
reviewed by Angelo Letizia

Education researcher Nick Sousanis discusses his co-authored article, Continuing a Conversation with Maxine Greene in Comics. Watch and discuss this episode of The Voice on Vialogues.


Trump’s Educational Reforms Threaten to Destroy American Public Schools—Is That Such a Terrible Thing?

by Zoe Burkholder
This commentary examines the implications of President Trump's proposal to increase school choice on American public education. It argues that the more we erode public education, the more we reduce access to local, equitable, and accountable schools that educate all of our common community members.

Learning In and Across Contexts: Reimagining Education (Kindle Book)

by Gary Natriello
This book focuses on four principles: seeing education holistically as inclusive of diverse learning contexts; recognizing how learning opportunities emerge both in and across contexts; advancing research on learning in ways that enable the study of learning over time and across contexts, and; attending to possible futures in the present.

Engaging Youth in School (Kindle Book)

by Gary Natriello
This issue of the Teachers College Record Yearbook focuses on conceptualizations of engagement, the processes of engagement, portraits of engaging learning environments, and whole-school approaches to education.

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