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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.

Extended Curriculum: Meeting the Needs of Young People

7, 25/08/1997, £16.99
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.

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.

Getting Promoted

Paperback, 20/03/2004, £12.99
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.

Cross-Curricular Approaches to Teaching and Learning

Paperback, 14/09/2009, £33.99
Cross-curricular teaching and learning are the new buzz-words in primary classrooms. This book focuses on history and geography to explore different contexts and strategies for making links between the full range of primary subjects, so that learning can be more integrated and relevant to learners.

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.

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, £25.00
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.

How to Survive Your First Year in Teaching

Paperback, 23/05/2013, £18.99
The new edition of this bestselling title provides a wealth of new and updated material, new diagrams and a companion website.

Why are You Shouting at Us?

Paperback, 17/01/2013, £16.99
Preparing to work in a tough school can be a nerve-wracking experience. Will there be gangs? What if none of the students do their homework? How will you know what to do if faced with a physical threat? In this book, the authors set out the 7 keys to successful behaviour management, through innovative approaches to teaching and learning.

Pocket PAL: Multiple Intelligences

Paperback, 19/06/2014, £8.99
Packed with ready-to-use activities to get you started, this fully updated book provides a pocket-sized selection of ideas that will help you to infuse Multiple Intelligences into everyday teaching. The practical teaching strategies covered have been tailored to encourage awareness and use of MI in the classroom at both primary and secondary level.

Bloomsbury CPD Library: Stretch and Challenge

Paperback, 12/01/2017, £24.99

Towards Successful Learning 2ed

Paperback, 29/01/2009, £30.00
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.

NQT: The beginning teacher's guide to outstanding practice

Paperback, 22/05/2017, £25.99
This book is written by experienced teachers and teacher training experts to provide pragmatic and evidence-based support for newly qualified teachers.


Paperback, 23/10/2017, £29.99
The only all-encompassing guide to everything you need to know to teach and train in post compulsory education!

Getting into Teacher Training 3ed

Paperback, 17/11/2017, £22.99
This comprehensive and accessible guide is written by experts on intitial teacher training and provides all the information needed to apply to initial teacher training in England.

Becoming a Critically Reflective Teacher 2ed

Hardback, 03/02/2017, £30.99
A practical guide to the essential practice that builds better teachers. Becoming a Critically Reflective Teacher is the landmark guide to critical reflection, providing expert insight and practical tools to facilitate a journey of constructive self-critique.


Paperback, 08/05/2018, £14.99
A critical overview of assessment, taking an evidence-based approach, with balanced and reflective consideration given to the research and arguments around various approaches to assessment in schools.

Curriculum and the Specialization of Knowledge: Studies in the sociology of education

Paperback, 14/09/2015, £42.99
This book presents a new way for educators at all levels - from early years to university - to think about curriculum priorities. It focuses on the curriculum as a form of specialised knowledge, optimally designed to enable students to gain access to the best knowledge available in any field.

Trainee Teacher's Guide to Academic Assignments

Paperback, 24/06/2019, £20.99
This book supports ITE students with academic writing and enables them to approach their assignments with confidence and understanding.

New Teacher's Guide to OFSTED: The 2019 Education Inspection Framework

Paperback, 13/06/2020, £22.99
The complete guide to the OFSTED 2019 Education Inspection Framework.

Staying Mentally Healthy During Your Teaching Career

Paperback, 24/01/2020, £15.99
Comprehensive guidance and workable, evidence-informed strategies to support the mental well-being of all those teaching in schools and colleges.

Key Issues in Education and Social Justice

Paperback, 28/06/2018, £25.99
This second edition provides a contemporary overview of education and social justice, helping readers to understand and analyse the inequalities that exist in today's world, how they are manifested in education systems and how education can engage with and address these issues.

Anti-Racist Educational Leadership and Policy: Addressing Racism in Public Education

Paperback, 13/07/2020, £39.99
Anti-Racist Educational Leadership and Policy helps educational leaders better comprehend the racial implications and challenges of the current educational policy landscape.

Becoming a teacher education researcher

Paperback, 18/01/2021, £20.00
Stories of success from a range of contexts and settings that demonstrate how to develop as a successful teacher education researcher.

Your Booksmart, School-savvy, Stress-busting Primary Teacher Training Companion

Paperback, 24/03/2020, £24.99
This book guides trainees through each step of their journey and helps them build the knowledge, confidence and skills to succeed.

Professional Doctorates

Paperback, 01/03/2004, £33.99
This book uses in-depth case studies to examines the relationship between advanced study on higher education courses and professional practice. It explores contributions made by research on practice to professional development.

Nuance: Why Some Leaders Succeed and Others Fail

Paperback, 07/03/2019, £20.99
Michael Fullan returns with an eminently readable, compelling and practical guide on the three habits of nuance: joint determination, adaptability, and culture-based accountability.

Teacher Education Partnerships: Policy and Practice

Paperback, 20/06/2018, £20.00
A critical review of initial teacher education partnerships, putting forward a set of principles necessary for the development of effective ITE partnership working.

Questioning the Language of Improvement and Reform in Education: Reclaiming Meaning

Paperback, 25/02/2020, £36.99
Questioning the Language of Improvement and Reform in Education challenges the language used in education.

Reflecting Where the Action Is: The Selected Works of John Elliott

Paperback, 19/10/2006, £42.99
Brings together sixteen of the author's key writings, drawn together to show the development of his important ideas and theories, and to celebrate his career. This book gives an overview of his career and contextualizes his selection. It is useful for researchers, academics and students who want a introduction to educational theory.

The Transformation of Initial Teacher Education: The Changing Nature of Teacher Training

Paperback, 12/03/2019, £36.99
Tracing the development of Initial Teacher Education (ITE) since the large scale expansion of the teaching professional after the Second World War to the present day, this book explores the changing nature of teacher education.

The Struggle for Democracy in Education: Lessons from Social Realities

Paperback, 22/01/2018, £36.99
Interested in the ethical and political responsibilities on those who care about education, The Struggle for Democracy in Education interrogates conflicting models of democratic education and asks us to confront both progressive and retrogressive forces to ask what we can do to ensure that education created is worthy of its name.

Leading Powerful Professional Learning: Responding to Complexity With Adaptive Expertise

09/12/2019, £26.99
Generate multifaceted solutions to real-life classroom issues with this innovative, research-based approach to the design and delivery of sustained, collaborative, evidence-informed, and student-focused professional learning.

The Marketisation of English Higher Education: A Policy Analysis of a Risk-Based System

Paperback, 17/09/2018, £45.99
This book traces the development of a fully marketised higher education system in England over a 30-year period, and identifies five distinct stages of market reforms culminating in the Higher Education and Research Act. It employs a critical policy discourse analysis and addresses several key aspects of the current higher education landscape.
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