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Dictionary of Education

Paperback, 22/01/2015, £12.99
Education is of relevance to everyone, but it involves specialized terminology which may be unfamiliar or opaque. The second edition of this UK-focused dictionary - with around 1,100 authoritative entries - provides clear and accessible definitions of the terms, organizations, qualifications, statutes, and much more, involved in education today.

How To Survive Your First Year In Teaching

Paperback, 15/01/2009, £17.99
Suitable for those new to the teaching profession, this book offers tried-and-tested strategies and solutions on how to cope. It also includes case studies and shared experiences which can help the reader to survive but also enjoy their first year in teaching. It uses real situations and experiences to tell it like it is.

Best of the Best: Feedback

Paperback, 06/06/2017, £9.99
In Feedback, Isabella Wallace and Leah Kirkman explore our understanding of what is often cited as one of the most powerful tools for enhancing learning, drawing together ideas from leading international thinkers and practical strategies for busy teachers.

Teaching and learning through critical reflective practice

Paperback, 01/10/1998, £20.99
Maps out the professional, political and theoretical landscape of reflective practice, its nature and purposes and the claims being made for it. The authors centre their text on a model of the teacher as a reflective learner, with enlightenment and empowerment as central themes.

Assessment: Getting it Right in a Week

Paperback, 18/09/2017, £9.99
An accessible and practical guide to informed assessment in the classroom for all busy teachers.

Phonics: Getting it Right in a Week

Paperback, 18/09/2017, £9.99
An accessible and practical guide offering tried and tested strategies for developing an understanding of phonics and the development of effective pedagogy for all busy teachers.

Creativity: Getting it Right in a Week

Paperback, 18/09/2017, £9.99
An accessible and practical guide on creative teaching, teaching for creativity and creative learning for all busy teachers.

Reflective Practice for Teachers 2ed

Paperback, 06/06/2017, £24.99
Exploring key issues in teaching through the lens of reflective practice, in order to deepen understanding of teaching practice.

Research Methods and Methodologies in Education 2nd revised ed.

Paperback, 27/03/2017, £27.99
Best-selling, all-encompassing textbook for research methods in education.

100 Ideas for Essential Teaching Skills

Paperback, 09/10/2006, £12.99
Useful for trainees, NQTs and experienced teachers. Ideas included here range from designing challenging lessons to keeping students interested and on task to organising your teaching in order to control challenging behaviour.

The Ingredients for Great Teaching

Paperback, 14/04/2018, £18.99
Shows you how to understand and use 10 key educational ingredients to become a better and more effective teacher.

50 Ways to Use Technology Enhanced Learning in the Classroom: Practical strategies for teaching

Paperback, 10/02/2018, £19.99
Using case studies and real life teaching examples, this book explores how to use technology in teaching. Examples include gamified learning, social media, apps, video streaming and the flipped classroom approach.

Effective Teaching: Evidence and Practice 4ed

Paperback, 19/10/2017, £24.99
Looking at the educational research behind a wide range of teaching topics, this book explores what the evidence shows about effectiveness of different approaches.

Teachers' Standards in the Classroom 3ed

Paperback, 22/09/2017, £17.99
This text is written to support teachers and trainee teachers to interpret the Standards effectively and independently, as well as how to apply them to their teaching.

Using Social Media In Classroom:A Best Practice Guide

Paperback, 01/10/2012, £21.99
An accessible and practical overview of using social media technology intelligently and safely in teaching at all age ranges.

Mentoring-Coaching: A Guide for Education Professionals: A Handbook for Education Professionals

Paperback, 01/12/2007, £27.99
The book features a model which helps to create successful mentoring-coaching activity in education and sets out a clear path along which to proceed. It describes appropriate behaviours and includes examples of questions that might be used.

Action Research for New Teachers: Evidence-Based Evaluation of Practice

Paperback, 21/03/2017, £20.99
This book breaks the Action Research process down into smaller steps giving you concise, jargon-free guidance on all the issues and key considerations that you will need to tackle when carrying out this type of research.

Info Tasks for Successful Learning

Paperback, 15/01/2001, £9.95

Ultimate Supply Teacher's Handbook

7, 30/05/2008, £17.99
Supply teaching can be very difficult. This book provides a range of material from finding the right agency and developing an impressive portfolio to creating interesting and informative worksheets and further suggestions for useful resources.

Perfect Teacher, The

Paperback, 04/09/2008, £14.99
Deals with the major issues of the profession, such as discipline, time management and teaching style, taking the perspective of how other people see them. This book offers insight into what makes a good teacher, taking the perspectives of different education related professionals as its starting point.

Teaching Creative Thinking: Developing learners who generate ideas and can think critically

Paperback, 26/09/2017, £16.99
Teaching Creative Thinking: Developing Learners Who Generate Ideas and Can Think Critically defines and demystifies the essence of creative thinking, and offers action-oriented and research-informed suggestions as to how it can best be developed in learners.

Newly qualified Teacher's handbook

01/11/2002, £16.99
Rev. and expanded ed. of: Handbook for newly qualified teachers. London: Stationery Office, 2000.

Subject Leadership and School Improvement

Paperback, 17/11/2000, £29.99

Brilliant Trainee Teacher

Paperback, 28/03/2011, £12.99

Trouble Shooting Your Teaching: A Step-by-step Guide to Analysing and Improving Your Practice

01/11/2002, £16.99
Quick, simple and effective, this book is an essential resource for anyone who lectures or teaches.

Lesson Planning for Primary School Teachers

Paperback, 25/08/2016, £16.99

100+ Ideas for Teaching Creativity

Paperback, 26/04/2007, £11.99
Contains ideas that range from getting students to think about the nature of creativity to a number of games and activities aimed at getting the creative process going.

GCSE Mindset: 40 Activities for transforming student commitment, motivation and productivity

Paperback, 28/11/2017, £18.99
The GCSE Mindset: 40 activities for transforming student commitment, motivation and productivity, written by Steve Oakes and Martin Griffin, offers a wealth of concrete, practical and applicable tools designed to supercharge GCSE students' resilience, positivity, organisation and determination.

Running Your Tutor Group

Paperback, 02/10/2003, £11.99
Teacher training students are rarely trained for the role of managing a tutor group. Teachers are simply left 'to get on with it'. This 'Classmate' should serve as a useful guide and an essential reference for all tutor group leaders.


Paperback, 25/03/2004, £13.99
The word 'homework' causes despair in both pupils and teachers. Pupils because they have to do it and teachers because they have to prepare it, enforce it, collect it and mark it. This practical guide covers all areas of homework from reasons for setting it, to motivational techniques and how to support pupils of all standards.

101 essential lists for Primary teachers

7, 21/03/2006, £13.99
Features lists ranging from the practical, such as preparing for an interview, organising your classroom and dealing with difficulties, to the fun, such as how the children perceive you and what not to wear.

A-Z of learning: Techniques & Tips for teachers

Paperback, 11/11/2004, £18.99
A handy compendium packed with facts and techniques that teachers need to have at their fingertips. It provides 1000+ answers, definitions and practical tips for the many questions that teachers need to answer.

Successful Subject Co-ordination

Paperback, 25/03/2004, £7.99
This "Classmate" deals with a key topic for teachers wishing to develop their skills as a subject co-ordinator. Famery gives detailed advice from developing your skills and researching the subject to practising the role and developing it further.

Learning Challenge: How to Guide Your Students Through the Learning Pit to Achieve Deeper Understanding

Paperback, 16/05/2017, £23.99
Known by many as the Learning Pit, the Learning Challenge is used around the world to promote challenge, dialogue, and a growth mindset. It encourages a depth of inquiry from students and nurtures a love of learning.

Grey's Essential Miscellany for Teachers

Hardback, 01/03/2005, £8.99
Designed as a perfect gift for teachers (there are hundreds of thousands of qualified staff currently teaching at all levels). Grey's Essential Miscellany for Teachers will amuse, entertain and educate in equal measure.

Teaching Today A Practical Guide 5ed

Paperback, 20/11/2014, £36.00
Focusing on practical methods, techniques and strategies, Teaching Today has been one of the best-selling teacher training textbooks for the past 20 years. Retaining its practical and user-friendly approach, the fifth edition has been fully updated with new chapters on differentiation, equality, inclusion and working with stake-holders.

Essential Teaching Skills 4ed

Paperback, 04/09/2014, £24.99
In this classic introduction to professional and pedagogic skills, Chris Kyriacou provides expert guidance on the nitty-gritty of teaching. Compact and concise, it's ideal for students or experienced teachers wishing to explore their own practice, as well as teacher mentors helping others to develop their teaching skills.

Understanding and Applying Assessment in Education

Paperback, 18/04/2017, £22.99
A `one-stop shop' for assessment for student teachers covering all major assessment types carefully balancing theory with practical case studies and classroom activities.

Effective Teaching in Schools Theory and Practice

Paperback, 23/03/2009, £24.99
Written by best-selling author of Essential Teaching Skills, this research-informed guide is the perfect introduction to what defines good teaching. Bridging the gap between theory and practice, it enables trainees and new teachers to build on theoretical work where it matters in the classroom.

Teaching - Notes from the Frontline: We are, at the Time I Write This, in Need of a Revolution in Education. This is a Strong Statement and I Don't Use it Lightly

Paperback, 18/09/2014, £12.99
We have allowed powerful institutions to manipulate the fear of parents and teachers to the extent that neither can see how to proceed without being told what to think.

Helping Teachers Develop

7, 20/09/2005, £16.99
In this practical guide, the author defines professional development, uses examples from current practice, and discusses supporting and monitoring staff in your school.

Teaching Puzzle: Your Guide To Transforming Learning

01/07/2013, £20.00
The Teaching Puzzle is for teachers as well as the wider school community. The book offers a range of ideas and strategies - some of the puzzle pieces - to help your work be as effective, rewarding and enjoyable as possible. Putting the pieces together will promote emotional wellbeing, relationship skills and positive behaviour in children.

Teachers' Legal Rights and Responsibilities

Paperback, 05/07/2007, £4.99
Suitable for trainees teachers, NQTs and any other teachers who need to know their rights and responsibilities as teachers under the law.

Contemporary Issues in Learning and Teaching

Paperback, 16/11/2010, £21.99
This essential book explores the key issues faced by teachers in the classroom today to improve professional reflection and work towards best practice.
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