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Teaching and Learning in Diverse and Inclusive Classrooms: Key Issues for New Teachers 2ed

Paperback, 30/11/2015, £32.99
This new edition is updated to reflect changes in legislation and understanding concerning participation and diversity. Each chapter focuses on a specific issue of interest in inclusive education such as gender identity, bullying, disability, and ethnicity.

Creating Inclusion and Well-being for Marginalized Students: Whole-School Approaches to Supporting Children's Grief, Loss, and Trauma

Paperback, 21/08/2017, £25.99
An overview of the loss, grief, trauma and shame that marginalised students encounter and the effects on personal learning and success. Covering a range of issues faced by young people, the analyses of case studies suggest means for change with strategies for effective practice.

Changing Life Chances

Paperback, 30/06/2011, £16.99
The link between a child's background and their chances of success at school and in later life is strong but it need not be the determining factor in attainment. The book shows how schools can and do make a real difference for children who are poor, from disadvantages groups, are bilingual or who have special educational needs.

Tackling Social Disadvantage Through Teacher Education

Paperback, 18/10/2017, £20.00
A valuable reference and pedagogical tool for teachers and teacher educators on key issues related to teaching pupils from disadvantaged and impoverished backgrounds.

Diversity and Difference in Early Childhood Education

7, 01/12/2005, £24.99
Gives an overview of relevant contemporary social theories, including poststructuralism, cultural studies, postcolonialism, feminist perspectives and queer theory. This book covers a number of issues impacting on children's lives, including globalization, new racisms, immigration, refugees, homophobia, heterosexism and constructions of childhood.

Strategies for Inclusion: A Handbook for Physical Educators

Paperback, 01/03/2002, £19.99
This volume seeks to empower teachers of physical education by introducing them to all the variables that can be adapted to ensure appropriate inclusion in physical education. It covers skills for quantitative and qualitative assessment and strategies for including children with disabilities.

Working Class: Poverty, Education and Alternative Voices

Paperback, 29/03/2018, £24.99
In `The Working Class: Poverty, education and alternative voices`, Ian Gilbert unites educators from across the UK and further afield to call on all those working in schools to adopt a more enlightened and empathetic approach to supporting children in challenging circumstances.

How to Transform Your School into an LGBT+ Friendly Place: A Practical Guide for Nursery, Primary and Secondary Teachers

Paperback, 03/03/2018, £15.99
LGBT+ inclusion is not part of standard teacher training or induction, which makes it difficult for schools to provide inclusive learning environments, and support for LGBT+ pupils. Drawing on a Ofsted and DFE recognised 'Best Practice Award Programme', this book provides everything you need to know to make your school an LGBT+ friendly place.

Understanding inclusion: Core concepts, policy and practice

Paperback, 09/11/2017, £29.99
"Understanding Inclusion is a rich, comprehensive exploration of inclusion in education, challenging us to think about being 'inclusive' in its broadest sense. It unpicks a wide range of complex themes and issues that impact on educational practice, supporting educational professionals in helping teachers and learners understand difference as the norm, and not the exception."--Back cover.

Child Poverty: Aspiring to Survive

Paperback, 26/02/2020, £26.99
Placing children's experiences, needs and concerns at the centre of its examination of contemporary policies and political discourses surrounding poverty in childhood, this book examines a broad range of structural, institutional and ideological factors common across developed nations and forges a radical new pathway for the future.

Navigating Institutional Racism in British Universities

Paperback, 14/08/2020, £64.99
This book critically examines the experiences of racism encountered by academics of colour working within British universities. The book presents a textured narrative around the various barriers facing academics of colour, and enhances understandings of experiences around institutional racism in British universities.

Equitable Education: What everyone working in education should know about closing the attainment gap for all pupils

Paperback, 17/05/2021, £19.99
An essential guide for trainees and teachers providing an in-depth understanding of the complex issues related to the attainment of key groups of disadvantaged pupils, and practical strategies for addressing these gaps.

Square Pegs

Paperback, 08/12/2022, £24.99
A book for educators who find themselves torn between a government/Ofsted narrative around behaviour, attendance and attainment, and their own passion for supporting square pegs and their families.

Tiny Voices Talk

Paperback, 03/11/2022, £16.99
A book full of tips, insights and practical approaches pooled from little-known educators with big ideas and all geared towards making a difference for your pupils in your setting.

Unmasking Autism: The Power of Embracing Our Hidden Neurodiversity

Hardback, 07/04/2022, £16.99
A groundbreaking new work on understanding 'masked Autism' and the power of embracing neurodiversity for both individuals and society.

Co-ordinating Services for Included Children

Paperback, 01/10/2002, £27.99
Draws on a case study of an inter-agency project to identify factors contributing to successful inter-agency work.

Inclusive Educational Practice - Literacy

Paperback, 17/11/2000, £32.99
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.

Teaching Peer Support for Caring and Co-operation: Talk Time, a Six-step Method for 9-12 Year Olds

7, 24/03/2006, £37.99
This book offers a six-step model that harnesses the skills of popular young people to help others who may have low social status.

Every Child Included

Paperback, 27/03/2007, £35.99
Offers strategies for supporting students with special needs in mainstream schools and covers the changing nature of advisory services and the role of day and residential schools.

Young Children and Racial Justice

Paperback, 09/06/2008, £25.99
This essential resource provides a framework for good practice in racial equality for everyone working in the early years sector, and gives practitioners the tools and knowledge to implement race equality policies and action plans

Inclusion in the Early Years 2ed

Paperback, 22/04/2013, £27.99
The new edition of this insightful text on inclusion offers an overview of issues faced by practitioners. Full of practical activities, it helps both students and practitioners develop their own inclusive practices.

Practical Guide to Pre-school inclusion

Paperback, 30/10/2006, £35.99
Offers step-by-step instruction on how to make your pre-school setting inclusive, and provides helpful photocopiable resources, checklists and practical activities. This title provides advice on inclusive environments, play and planning to meet individual needs in 0-3 and Foundation stage settings.

Curricula for diversity in education

Paperback, 07/11/1991, £42.99
Emphasising collaborative learning strategies, the authors explore and challenge the nature of learning within the national curriculum, looking at ways of including diversity in science, history, maths and poetry.

Policies for diversity

Paperback, 05/12/1991, £14.99
Examines the regional and national policies and the power and interest groups concerned with educational difficulties and disability, and analyses one threatened element of the power structure - the local education authorities.

Developing Inclusive Teacher Education

Paperback, 17/07/2003, £52.99
Inclusion has been adopted as an overall aim for compulsory education in most countries.This book explores the way teachers are prepared for inclusion in their initial and in-service teacher education.

Supporting Identity, Diversity and Language in the Early Years

7, 01/06/2000, £29.99
Presents evidence and practical guidance on how to develop young children's emerging language, especially those children who have English as an additional language, and how to generate, activate and assess curriculum for diversity. This book focuses on children's learning for cultural diversity. It also includes real examples and staff activities.

Dilemmas of difference, inclusion & disability

Paperback, 27/09/2007, £38.99
Education systems in developed countries have come to prioritise the raising of standards, while also pursuing some degree of social inclusion and inclusive schooling. This book integrates empirical research and includes a case study that examines the perspectives of education practitioners and policy makers in specific school systems.

Irregular school;exclusion,schooling & inclusive education

Paperback, 25/11/2010, £39.99
Explores the foundations of controversies and confusions in inclusive education by tracing the historical origins of both special and inclusive education, offering propositions for moving inclusive education forward.

Playing It Straight: Uncovering Gender Discourse in the Early Childhood Classroom

Paperback, 27/10/2005, £36.99
Presents an appraisal of child development, exploring how young children make sense of the politics of feminine and masculine, and how they interpret and perform gender every day. This study challenges the usefulness of existing parameters for assessing and describing the development of children in early education settings.

Tackling Disaffection and Social Exclusion

7, 01/05/1999, £52.99
This text investigates UK policy issues and strategies in an international context, highlighting the importance of educational exclusion and disaffection on the international agenda. The authors examine the problems and key areas of policy development for education.

Through Students' Eyes

7, 01/11/1996, £22.00
This text explores racism in American schools and provides possible solutions to this widespread problem. It documents incidents of racism and explores the manifestations of racism and its toll on society, focusing on the role of the arts in antiracist/multicultural education.

Men and the Classroom: Gender imbalances in teaching

7, 08/09/2005, £36.99
The teaching of young children has long been dominated by women. The authors of this book have undertaken the largest, most in-depth study ever carried out to assess the views of teachers and students across primary education.

Mentoring for Social Inclusion

Paperback, 11/09/2003, £42.99
This book offers a radically new theoretical analysis of mentoring, based on award winning research. The author draws upon detailed case studies, providing a unique and vivid account of mentoring from the perspective of the participants.

Gender Equity

Paperback, 01/03/2004, £27.99
Evaluates the extent to which early years policies, provision and practice promote and foster gender equity. This book explores the rationale for the drive to employ more men in the early years field and examines the link made between 'underachievement' in boys and the 'feminine' nature of early years provision.

Raising boys' achievement in Primary school

Paperback, 01/06/2006, £25.99
This book explores the whole aspect of boys' achievement, and look at how primary schools are addressing the issue, and the processes involved in schools working collaboratively and voluntarily to share good practice.

Aiming High: Raising Attainment of Pupils from Culturally-Diverse Backgrounds

7, 22/08/2007, £35.99
Based on the authors' research and practical experience, this book contains proven strategies for raising the academic attainment of every learner, especially students from culturally diverse backgrounds.

Making Inclusion Happen

Paperback, 07/06/2006, £40.99
Written in a clear, down-to-earth style, this guide gives you an overview of inclusion, with real-life solutions and examples of best practice.

Strategies and Resources for Teaching and Learning in Inclusive Classrooms

Paperback, 26/07/2002, £32.99
This text should prove useful for teachers, students and bilingual teaching assistants looking for resources and activities to help them raise achievement of minority ethnic pupils and develop a multicultural perspective.

Young Bilingual Learners in Nursery School

Hardback, 01/10/1999, £59.95
This book presents the findings of an ethnolinguistic study of the language and social behaviour of a group of British-born children from families of settled migrants who speak languages other than English in their homes and communities. It provides an analytical description of the social and linguistic behaviour of the children.

Challenging Homophobia: Teaching About Sexual Diversity

Paperback, 17/09/2007, £21.99
Tells how educators in various national and cultural contexts deal with prejudice, discrimination, stereotyping and sometimes overt violence against sexual minorities, particularly lesbians and gays. This book focuses on the importance of changing the attitudes of people who believe that their homophobic views on sexuality are morally superior.

Undoing Homophobia in Primary Schools

Paperback, 15/02/2010, £16.99
A celebration of recognition, affirmation and inclusion by primary teachers, who have challenged the taken-for-granted norms and silences in primary schools around sexual orientation and gender expression. With examples of good practice, and examples of children's work, it is suitable for teachers, teacher trainers, and policy makers.
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