1220 books (61 pages) in this category
A Social Justice Approach
by Leonie Arthur
<p><span style="line-height: 1.45em;">This important, research-based text explores the concept of literacy as social practice within diverse family, community and educational settings. Its theoretical premise that literacy learning and life ...
by Janet Gonzalez-Mena
Intercultural Learning and Teaching
by Ann Farrell
New global contexts are presenting new challenges and new possibilities for young children and those around them. Climate change, armed conflict and poverty combine with new frontiers of discovery in science and technology to create a ...
by Mervyn Hyde
by Adrienne Rich
Keys to successful doctoral study in Australia and Aotearoa New Zealand
by Carey Denholm
Undertaking a doctorate is a unique experience. It is creative, challenging, emotionally and intellectually demanding, and should be immensely rewarding. With 30 chapters written by experienced academics, recent graduates and current candidates ...
by Glenda Mac Naughton
by Deborah Harcourt
by Paul Hanna
In Don't Give Up!, Paul Hanna inspires his readers to put their hands on the steering wheel of life and look forward to what they want to achieve, not keep looking in the rear-vision mirror at what has happened or what might have been. With the ...Audio Book
by MARIA MONTESSORI
One of the truly great books on early childhood development, Maria Montessori's illustrated guide was written nearly a century ago in response to thousands of requests from American parents and teachers. In it, the noted educator provided ...
by Brian Radcliffe
Drama-based activities encourage high levels of cognitive activity; they're fun, they get everyone involved, and they foster creativity across the curriculum. Maybe you recognise drama as a powerful tool for learning but don't see how it applies
A Practical Guide
by Pamela Macklin
<p><i>Driving School Improvement: A Practical Guide </i>is designed to support school leaders in meeting their improvement challenge in ways that can be contextualised to their circumstances. Its focus is implementation, and it therefore ...
by Jane;Babtie, Patricia Emerson
Dyscalculia- Resources for Making Sense of Number details an intervention method developed at Emerson House School, which is evidence based. It makes best practice in special needs maths education available to mainstream schools by reproducing ...
by Gavin Reid
<p>Newly updated, Gavin Reid’s best-selling handbook remains an essential resource for those helping dyslexic individuals of all ages, from preschoolers to adults in the workplace.</p> <ul> <li>Combines theoretical explanations, the latest
by Tilly Mortimore
The first section of this research based but practical book has been updated to examine the most recent research in two key areas: dyslexia and the dyslexic experience and the major cognitive and learning styles. In the light of increased ...
by Bruce Evans
In the last few years there have been many papers in vision science journals about visual factors in dyslexia, but these findings have not been widely disseminated to the professionals who care for people with dyslexia. Dyslexia and Vision aims ...
by Gavin Reid
<i>The Dyslexia Assessment </i>is a complete assessment tool for investigating reading, writing and spelling difficulties in learners. Written by leading experts Gavin Reid and Jennie Guise, this practical guide aims to clarify the ambiguities ...
by Gavin Reid
by J;Nicolson, R;Davis, A;Winch, C Elliott
Dyslexia is often presented as a clearly delineated condition that can be diagnosed on the basis of appropriate cognitive tests with corresponding forms on intervention. However, this approachable text explores the issues behind this assertion ...