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Alternative education

Last Updated: 25-Aug-2014

This guide is for those beginning research on alternative forms of educations such as charter schools, private schools, homeschooling, and school vouchers.

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Background information

Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, c2002.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks » LC46.4 .C66 2002
New York : Routledge, 2009.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks » LB1027.9 .H344 2009
Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, c2002.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks » LB2828.8 .W45 2002
Thousand Oaks, California : SAGE Publications, Inc., 2012.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Reference (non-circulating) » LC1099 .E38 2012 V.1
"The major aim of this encyclopedia is to describe the most important concepts, theories, research, policies, case studies, and programs at the pre-school through the postsecondary levels and their implications for educational reform. Diversity is defined broadly in this encyclopedia and includes race, ethnicity, social class, gender, sexual orientation (LGBT), religion, language, and exceptionality, which encompasses giftedness and disability." p. xlviii

New books

Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks » LB1027.9 .J49 2014
Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks » LA217.2 .L443 2014
Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, c2014.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks » LB2806.36 .P76 2014
Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks » LA217.2 .P69 2013
Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks » LB2806.36 .C87 2013
Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, c2013.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks » LB2806.36 .G68 2013
1st U.S. ed. New York : Bloomsbury Press, 2013.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks » LC4093 .N49 C37 2013
New York, NY : Oxford University Press, c2013.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks » LB2825 .R394 2013
New York : New York University Press, c2013.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks » LC40 .L65 2013
Cambridge, Massachusetts : The MIT Press, [2013], ©2013.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks » LC34 .S44 2013
Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield Education, c2012.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks » LC5131 .S59 2012
New York : Teachers College Press, c2012.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks » LA217.2 .F53 2012


Beverly Hills, Sage Publications.
SAL3 (off-campus storage) » Stacks » 370.5 .E105 V.40 NO.1 2007
[Menasha, Wis., The Executive Council of Kappa Delta Pi, 1936-
Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks » 370.5 .E23 V.71 2006/2007


Education databases

[Washington, DC : National Library of Education?, 199?-
Bibliographic database of educational resources including articles, reports, and curriculum.
[Bronx, N.Y.] : H.W. Wilson Co.
Indexes and abstracts articles of English-language periodicals and books on education from 1983 on. Abstracting coverage begins with January 1994. Full-text coverage begins in January 1996 and is available for over half the 600 journals indexed.
Bethesda, MD : Editorial Projects in Education, Inc.
Birmingham, AL : Teachers College Record
"Teachers College Record Book Reviews provides comprehensive reviews of the leading books in education and educational research by major scholars in these fields. "

Related databases

New York, N.Y. : Public Affairs Information Service, Inc., 1991-
SAL3 (off-campus storage) » Stacks » Z7163 .P3 V.22:PT.2 2013
Indexes selected books, government documents, and periodical articles on contemporary public issues and the making of public policy.