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Secondary Starters and Plenaries: Ready-to-use activities for teaching any subject

Paperback, 14/03/2013, £12.99
Looking for time saving, creative, ready-to-use activities to kick-start and round up your lessons? Look no further!

Teacher: Mastering the Art and Craft of Teaching

Paperback, 31/05/2012, £18.99
Offers a fresh approach to professional development that focuses on building an individual teaching personality, rather than following a rule book. This book includes case studies and anecdotes, summaries and humorous illustrations to help teachers reflect on what it means to be a teacher, and why it is the most rewarding profession there is.

Towards Successful Learning 2ed

Paperback, 29/01/2009, £24.99
Learning is a complex process. This book provides a model for furthering the development of successful learning in schools.

Becoming Emotionally Intelligent 2ed

Paperback, 18/12/2008, £19.99
Looks at how the reader can become emotionally intelligent and teach in a way which encourages students to develop their own emotional intelligence. This book explains what emotional intelligence is and how it is an essential intelligence for people who work with people and who want to make a real difference in their communities.

Bloomsbury CPD Library: Stretch and Challenge

Paperback, 12/01/2017, £22.99

Greatest Educators Ever

Paperback, 10/11/2005, £25.99

How Not to Teach

Paperback, 09/10/2006, £18.99
Mr Read survives the nightmare of planning, Ofsted and an incompetent head... He also takes the class to Ireland, the House of Commons and wins a film award. This guide is useful for teachers.

99 Classroom Calamities ... and How to Avoid Them

Paperback, 09/11/2006, £15.99
How would you cope with a wasp in the classroom, organising a field trip or difficult relationships with colleagues? This book looks at what it can be like to be a teacher as a person, not just another cog in the education machine. It looks to the personal side, and asks real teachers how they feel about their profession.

Dos and Don'ts of Behaviour Management 2ed

Paperback, 15/01/2009, £15.99
A practical guide for those who need advice of managing behaviour. Containing advice on various aspects of behaviour management, it covers problems such as managing 'problem' pupils and dealing with a classroom 'riot'. It also covers avoiding confrontation and the use of humour, empathy and common sense.

Getting Promoted

Paperback, 20/03/2004, £7.99
More money and more respect are commonly shared goals. This pithy guide shows the teacher how to shine at work, how to write CVs and perform well in interviews, in order to gain their well-deserved promotion.

Ready for inspection

Paperback, 16/01/1998, £11.50
This text is designed to support the six activity books in the series, by providing guidance on the policy and management issues that groups will need to tackle in order to pass an inspection. It includes information on how to prepare for an inspection and the Desirable Outcomes.

What does this look like in the classroom: Bridging the gap between research and practice

Paperback, 11/09/2017, £18.00
In this thorough, enlightening and comprehensive book, Carl Hendrick and Robin Macpherson ask 18 of today's leading educational thinkers to distill the most up-to-date research into effective classroom practice in 10 of the most important areas of teaching.

Teacher Education in Transition: Re-forming Professionalism?

Paperback, 01/08/2000, £22.99
It was against the background of policy change and political ferment that the Economic and Social Research Council funded two successive research projects to evaluate the consequences of various reforms. Drawing upon these two major studies, this book gives an overview of the impact of policy change throughout the 1990s.

International Handbook on the Continuing Professional Development of T

Hardback, 01/02/2004, £35.00
Brings together theoretical and empirical research on purposes, policies and practices of teachers' continuing professional development (CPD). This work provides a collection of regional writing from key professionals in different regions of the world, featuring a discussion of the politics, policies and purposes of CPD.

Creative Schools: Revolutionizing Education from the Ground Up

Hardback, 23/04/2015, £18.99
Setting a practical vision for how education can be transformed to enable all young people to flourish and succeed, this book argues for an end of the industrial systems of mass schooling and proposes an organic approach that draws on unprecedented and professional resources to engage all students and develop their individual abilities and more.

Index For Inclusion

Bound, 18/05/2011, £45.00

Emotional Literacy Hour

01/01/2000, £19.00

Leading Learners

Paperback, 13/12/2002, £4.00

Thinking Through Primary Teaching

8, 01/01/1999, £25.00
practical and appropriate for today's primary classroom>

Pupil Friendly Individual Education Plans

Paperback, 01/01/2003, £18.99
The Code of Practice (2001) makes it clear that pupils should be involved in planning their targets from an early age. This book gives practical tips and guidance for writing the IEPs with examples and case histories.

Kids in the garden

Paperback, 01/02/2010, £9.95
A fun and accessible guide for children to use on their own or with adults, "Kids in the Garden" encourages children to learn about gardening, healthy eating, and caring for the environment. Includes step-by-step instructions and photos throughout.

Extended Curriculum: Meeting the Needs of Young People

7, 25/08/1997, £0.99
To meet the needs of people with learning difficulties, programmes are required which extend beyond the typical school or college day, in time and content. This text provides a practical guide to help the reader develop, deliver and monitor an extended curriculum to help meet these student's needs.

Managing the Code of Practice

7, 07/11/1996, £12.00
Provides course material developed for senior management, SENCOs and governors after the publication of the Code of Practice in 1994. The text looks at the major elements of the Code from a management perspective. SENCOs and management teams are given the opportunity to work with each other.

English File

Paperback, 01/07/1996, £39.95

Exclusions from school: the public cost

Paperback, 26/11/1996, £5.00

Essential skills for managers of child-centred settings

Paperback, 01/01/2003, £16.99
Focusing on how managers should behave in order to ensure that they and their team members are providing an excellent service to all children in their care, this book provides a balance of accessible theory and practical application for a wide range of settings.

How to do a Health and Safety Audit

7, 31/03/2006, £16.00
'How To Do A Health And Safety Audit' provides practical advice on issues such as: risk assessment, control of substance hazardous to death, relevant legislation, fire safety, smoke alarms and fire blankets, glass and electrical safety, and what an audit entails, with a template for your own use.

Primary Professional Studies Reflective Reader

Paperback, 20/09/2005, £15.00
Reflective Readers take a new approach to providing trainee teachers with challenging and topical theory in a structure which will underpin their reflective learning and practice.

Responding to Problem behaviour in Schools

Paperback, 22/01/2004, £19.95
Providing a time- and cost-effective framework for responding to moderate problem behavior and preventing the development of more serious difficulties, this book addresses a core need of elementary and middle school practitioners and educators.

Skillful Teacher

Hardback, 03/10/2006, £25.99
Responsive to the many changes that have come about in the decade since its first publication, the author has rewritten the existing chapters, and added new ones dealing with such emerging topics as classroom diversity and teaching in online learning environments.

Becoming a Critically Reflective Teacher

Hardback, 29/09/1995, £28.99
This work discusses ways in which teachers at any level and across all disciplines can improve their teaching. It provides a guide to topics such as the contradictions involved in creating democratic classrooms and the use of critical reflection as a tool for continuous improvement.

Can I stay in today Miss

01/05/1990, £8.95
This book describes strategies and procedures that change behaviour on the playground, reducing aggression and abuse among children and giving girls fair access to playground justice.

NQT: The beginning teacher's guide to outstanding practice

Paperback, 22/05/2017, £21.99
This book is written by experienced teachers and teacher training experts to provide pragmatic and evidence-based support for newly qualified teachers.

Making Schools Smarter: Leading with Evidence

7, 09/03/2006, £27.00
Describes a useful, achievable "model" school and district, including indicators of specific features of that school or district, and ways of measuring comparable features of schools and districts.

Mindset for Success: In your classroom and school

Paperback, 25/04/2017, £18.99
In A Mindset for Success: In Your Classroom and School, Tony Swainston analyses how the ways in which schools currently conceptualise and measure success could be limiting students' potential to achieve it.

Case for Coaching: Making Evidence-based Decisions

Paperback, 01/06/2006, £34.14
Coaching is an expensive development option and it isn't appropriate in every circumstance. This book aims to tell you when it's effective and when it's not. It tells you what the benefits are for the individual and what they are for the organisation. It also tells you what you need to do to make it work and what not to do.

Chartered Teacher

Paperback, 16/10/2003, £11.95
What is a Chartered Teacher? What special attributes and capabilities does that new title denote? This book answers these questions. It also provides background to the introduction of the chartered teacher; and analyses the development of the Standard for Chartered Teacher, a different way of recognising the accomplishments of classroom teachers.

Education Debate

Paperback, 18/01/2008, £12.99
Guides readers through the flood of government initiatives and policies, including beacon Schools, the academies programme, parental choice, foundation schools, faith schools and teaching standards.

School self review manual £71.00

Hardback, 28/09/1998, £9.99
The "School Self Review Manual" will provide you with proven principles, advice and procedures from which your school can develop a rigorous self review strategy.

School of Tomorrow

7, 01/12/2000, £15.99
Suitable for those who care about education, this work contains comments that are interspersed with an analysis of the vision offered by contemporary educationalists as to how things might change as the 21st century gathers momentum.

Cross-Curricular Teaching in the Primary School: Planning and Facilitating Imaginative Lessons

Paperback, 15/10/2010, £21.99
How can teaching across the curriculum improve children's learning? How can you plan meaningful, imaginative topic work? This book helps teachers plan a more imaginative, integrated curriculum by presenting in accessible language a rationale and framework for teaching across the subjects.

Impact of OFSTED Inspections

7, 01/12/1999, £6.00
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