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How Children Succeed

Paperback, 10/01/2013, £12.99
Introduces us to a generation of researchers and educators who are using the tools of science to peel back the mysteries of character. In this title, the author uncovers the surprising ways in which parents prepare - or fail to prepare - their children for adulthood. It provides insights into the best ways to help children growing up in poverty.

Primary Teaching Skills

Paperback, 01/12/1992, £16.99
Censorship affects us all. This book looks at writing and censorship from a range of cultural and literary perspectives, from the Tudor period to the present. It also reveals how censorship is appropriated as a legitimate tactic in the defence of oppressed and marginalized groups.

Childhoods In Context

Paperback, 25/02/2003, £32.99
Childhood is a brand new series, co-published with The Open University which represents a coherent and integrated treatment to a wide range of topics and approaches, which will have a relevance to courses in childhood studies; sociology; psychology; anthropology and cultural studies.

Changing Childhoods: Local and Global

Paperback, 01/07/2003, £32.99
Childhood is a brand new series of textbooks, co-published with The Open University which represents a coherent and integrated treatment of a wide range of topics and approaches, which will have a relevance to courses in childhood studies; sociology; psychology; anthropology and cultural studies as well as education and social policy.

I get by with a little help...

Paperback, 18/06/2006, £29.99
This book highlights the personal and relational aspects of colleague support, and uses the voices of teachers and case studies to illustrate the moral, structural, and professional dimensions.

Helping Teachers Develop

7, 20/09/2005, £29.99
In this practical guide, the author defines professional development, uses examples from current practice, and discusses supporting and monitoring staff in your school.

Inclusive Educational Practice - Literacy

Paperback, 17/11/2000, £30.99
This work outlines key principles for target setting in the context of the National Literacy Strategy. It seeks to support teachers in developing inclusive practices by offering a range of practical strategies for groups and individuals.

Arts in Health Care

Paperback, 01/07/1996, £26.99
The contributors aim to help clinical and professional staff at all levels in health care settings to introduce and develop the use of the arts in their own spheres of influence. They show that the arts must be an integral part of people's lives and stress that environment and the arts can affect the individual and can possibly aid recovery.

Team Approach to Behaviour Management

Paperback, 17/02/2004, £30.99
The emphasis is on planning for a team approach to problem solving within the context of whole-school improvement.

Principles and Practices in Arithmetic Teaching

7, 01/02/2001, £27.99
Identifies the way research is used to develop different classroom practices. This book explores why we teach in different ways, challenges orthodoxy, and sets the agenda for learning from each other.

Young children parents & professionals

Paperback, 03/10/1996, £42.99
As early education and child care increase, parents and professionals face many questions. This book proposes three dimensions of care giving behaviour, by which parents and professionals can help themselves, and young children, to develop.

Mathematics for Primary Teachers

Paperback, 16/12/1999, £34.99
Combines explanations of mathematical concepts with practical advice on effective ways of teaching the subject. This book provides a framework of good practice. It aims to support and enhance teachers subject knowledge in mathematical topics beyond what is taught to primary children.

Supporting teachers supporting pupils

Paperback, 01/04/2004, £34.99
Teacher support is a much-used but little-defined concept. It is often used with little explanation the nature of the support required. This title draws from the real-life experiences and perceptions of primary and secondary school teachers and documents their ideas on how they define their job, the difficulties they face and the support they need.

Dyslexia in the early years

Paperback, 01/12/2005, £25.99
This informative book equips early years teachers with the kind of practical knowledge needed to effectively teach young children with dyslexia . The author tackles the topic accessibly and realistically, addressing a variety of classroom scenarios.

Young children learning

Paperback, 10/03/1999, £36.99
Young Children Learning

Be a better nursery nurse

Paperback, 28/02/2006, £5.99
Contains ideas and advice to develop professional practice: how to work with the children, how to relate to colleagues as well as to parents and carers, how to improve daily delivery of care and education, and as to protect one's own wellbeing at work. There are systems and structures to use in order to provide professional competency.

Be a better foundation stage coordinator

Paperback, 30/04/2006, £5.99

Mindstorms: Children, Computers and Powerful ideas

Paperback, 14/07/1993, £14.99
Mindstorms is an insightful observation about children, computers and computer cultures and the role technology plays in learning.

Teaching for Learning Early Mathematics

Paperback, 01/12/2006, £25.99
This book explores the factors that influence young people's learning of mathematics. It uses a holistic, socio-culturally informed approach to show how all young people can be encouraged to engage with and learn mathematics.

Parent Partnership in the Early Years

Paperback, 25/03/2004, £11.99
This "Classmate" gives practical advice on how working alongside parents can positively encourage learning, rewarding not only you and the parents but most importantly your pupils as well.

Supporting mathematical development in the early years

Paperback, 01/05/2006, £26.99
Offers practical guidance for parents, teachers and other early years workers who want to give children a good start in mathematical development. Showing how competent children are as mathematicians from an early age, this book offers an overview of young children's mathematical behaviour at home and in early years settings.

Understanding Primary Education [Developing Professional Attributes, K

Paperback, 20/12/2007, £29.99
Helps trainees and newly qualified teachers reflect on the professional decisions they need to make within their planning and classroom practice. This book analyses issues and policies within contemporary education through reference to research and pedagogical practice.

Continuing Professional Development

Paperback, 26/10/2000, £37.99
The second edition of this popular text meets the continued and increasing demand of teachers to apply professional development techniques from other areas of work to their own profession.

Effective teacher

Paperback, 19/01/1995, £54.99
This book uses research studies and the experiences of teachers to show how and why people can become effective teachers. The author asserts that it is always possible to learn to become a more effective teacher, and encourages the student teacher to develop their professional practice.

Interactive Teaching in the Primary School, digging deeper into meanin

Paperback, 01/04/2003, £26.99
What is 'interactive teaching' in primary classrooms? What do primary teachers and children do to interact effectively? Answering these questions, this book examines the practical and theoretical aspects that are key to understanding and undertaking interactive teaching in primary classrooms. It is for academics, researchers, and others.

Supporting Young People Coping with Grief, Loss and Death

Paperback, 15/06/2006, £30.99
This book provides students aged 11 to 18 the opportunity to recognize, manage, and express feelings associated with grief, loss and death.

Teaching Anger Management and Problem-solving Skills for 9-12 Year Olds

7, 18/04/2006, £32.99
This practical, innovative resource for teachers of 9-12 year olds who exhibit difficult behavior helps children safely address typical difficulties through activities and group discussion.

Child Migration In Africa

Paperback, 10/02/2011, £26.99
Drawing on the experiences of children from rural Burkina Faso and Ghana, this book looks at the circumstances of children's voluntary migration and their experiences of it.

Helping children to stay healthy

Paperback, 24/10/2006, £15.99
Talks about building the foundations of children's "well-being" - emotionally as well as physically. This book covers: emotional well-being; growing and developing; keeping safe; and healthy choices. It provides information and ideas for you to read and digest at your own pace, then implement or share with your team.

Desirable Literacies: Approaches to Language and Literacy in the Early Years

Paperback, 18/10/2008, £36.99
This book links practical ideas to theory and research to eplore the ways children learn to communicate

War, Conflict and play

Paperback, 01/10/2004, £22.99
This book is about the experiences of young refugee children and asylum seekers and their families in the UK. It describes how war and conflict can interrupt the development of young children as relationships and communities are destroyed and looks at how play can help to restore these children's lost childhoods.

Journey for Kids: Liberating your Child's Shining Potential

Paperback, 01/09/2003, £14.99
An invaluable tool for helping children to overcome any emotional and physical issues, The Journey for Kids presents simple imagery exercises that will appeal to children from 5-12.

Reorganising Primary Classroom Learning

Paperback, 01/09/2002, £25.99
Suggests that the way in which children are asked to work in primary classrooms has a significant and generally unrecognized influence on their attention and learning. This book looks at the practice of seating young children in groups around tables, and shows that this accepted practice makes learning unnecessarily difficult.

Science Education for Citizenship

7, 01/07/2003, £26.99
Explores the effective teaching and learning of issues relating to the impact of science in society. This book uses research case studies to examine the advantages and problems as science teachers try new learning approaches, including ethical analysis, use of media-reports, peer-group decision-making discussions and community projects.

Shaping Early Childhood

Paperback, 01/12/2003, £27.99
Introduces students and practitioners to a range of different approaches to early childhood. This book provides practical strategies for developing and implementing early learning experiences that promote excellence and equity for children.

Stories for Classroom & Assembly Active Learning in Values Education a

Paperback, 15/05/2003, £34.99
By emphasising the importance of 'the story' as a springboard to learning, this practical book for teachers consists of 15 learning sessions for use as one-hour classroom lessons or as the basis for a school assembly, pitched at the 4 - 8-year-old.

Good Teachers, Good Schools

Paperback, 23/09/2008, £23.99
Covers various aspects of school leadership, from the decisions senior school leaders need to make such as running meetings, staffing and communication with staff and pupils to the difference between management and leadership and curriculum involvement including monitoring evaluation and self-evaluation.

Beyond A Levels Curriculum 2000 and the Reform of 14-19 Qualifications

Paperback, 01/05/2003, £39.99
Based on primary research by two of the leading commentators on the qualifications, this book is a wide-ranging and critical view of the fundamental approaches of the education system in Britain today.

Coordinating English at Key Stage 1

Paperback, 01/10/1998, £31.99
Specifically designed for busy teachers who have responsibility for co-ordinating a subject area within their primary school. Each volume in the series conforms to a concise style, while providing a wealth of tips, case studies and photocopiable material that teachers can use immediately.

Coordinating Mathematics Across the Primary School

Paperback, 27/04/1998, £32.99
Specifically designed for busy teachers who have responsibility for co- ordinating a subject area within their primary school. Each volume in the series conforms to a concise style, while providing a wealth of tips and case studies.

Coordinating the Curriculum in the Smaller Primary School

Paperback, 28/02/1999, £31.99
This volume is dedicated to dealing with coordinating curriculum in the smaller primary school.

Developing Circle Time

Paperback, 01/01/1995, £23.99

Picture This For Families

Paperback, 04/08/2004, £12.99

Activity assemblies to promote peace

Paperback, 30/06/2008, £33.99
A resource to dip into for one-off assemblies or follow as a programme of themed assemblies for a term. This book contains topic areas on peace which include: Cooperation; Children's writing; Places and challenges; Assembly plays; and, Environment Stories.

Cross-curricular Teaching And Learning in the secondary school

Paperback, 26/11/2010, £27.99
A text book that brings together ongoing debates about personalised learning, creativity and ICT in education, with a cross-curricular focus, establishing a principled framework for cross-curricular teaching and learning in the arts.

Developing Emotional Intelligence I

Paperback, 02/02/2011, £29.99

Online Teaching In The Digital Age

Paperback, 15/01/2012, £32.99
A manual for instructors whose classroom resides online
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