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  1. Moving: A Memoir of Education and Social Mobility

    Social mobility—the chance, through education, to achieve greater success than one’s parents—is a compelling issue of our time. Beginning in 1950s Northern England, this revealing memoir links Andy Hargreaves’s experiences of social mobility to today’s challenges of inequity and immobility.

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    A$44.95
  2. Making Grades Matter: Standards-Based Grading in a Secondary PLC at Work

    In Making grades matter: Standards-based grading in a secondary PLC at Work®, authors Matt Townsley and Nathan L Wear offer a road map for implementing standards-based grading in professional learning community (PLC). They provide all the actionable ideas and tools that collaborative teams need to transition to this effective, research-backed grading system and ensure gradebooks have clarity and purpose. With the support of this practical guide, secondary educators will maximise student learning outcomes, thereby achieving unprecedented success.

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    A$39.95
  3. The Assistant Principal 50: Critical Questions for Meaningful Leadership and Professional Growth

    You’re an assistant principal. Whatever your status - the sole AP in your school, one of two or more APs in your school, career AP, an AP aspiring to the principalship - yours is one of the most misunderstood and underutilised positions in education. Positioned between teachers and the principal, you are an instructional leader. However, you are not the leader of the school. Therefore, you must carefully navigate your way to ensure that you thrive in your role without ‘stepping on the toes’ of your principal. In The assistant principal 50, award-winning, four-time principal Baruti Kafele presents reflective questions that encompass the breadth and depth of the assistant principalship - from finding your leadership ‘lane’ to thriving and being an asset to your principal.

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    A$34.95
  4. Collaboration for Career and Technical Education: Teamwork Beyond the Core Content Areas in a PLC at Work®

    In Collaboration for career and technical education: Teamwork beyond the core content areas in a PLC at Work®, authors Wendy Custable and Paul C Farmer provide guidance for readers who wish to integrate their career and technical education (CTE) programs into the professional learning community (PLC) process. The PLC process is proven to help CTE teachers, who are often singletons, develop rigorous academic standards and best practices to effectively prepare students for their lives after graduation. The authors share vital information and strategies that CTE teachers will need to define their purpose and customise and improve their collaborative efforts in a PLC.

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    A$39.95
  5. Collaboration, Coteaching, and Coaching in Gifted Education: Sharing Strategies to Support Gifted Learners

    This must-have resource provides gifted education teachers, specialists and coordinators with methods and strategies for successful coplanning, coteaching, coaching and collaboration with a variety of school professionals. At the classroom level, collaboration enables effective management of differentiation and increases educators’ understanding of gifted students’ needs. The book includes considerations for working with special populations, including twice-exceptional students, underachievers and culturally, linguistically and economically diverse learners, as well as meeting students’ social-emotional needs, collaborating with families and communities and advocating for gifted education.

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    A$44.95
  6. Teaching Fairly in an Unfair World, 2nd Edition

    This era of “fake” news demands a deeper curriculum that questions inconsistencies of facts and opinions in various texts and images. This timely revision of a ground-breaking book offers opportunities for students to connect with social justice issues through inventive language exploration and the active examination of all forms of media. It encourages teachers to evaluate their core teaching beliefs and recognise the realities of their students’ lives for a richer understanding of our complex world. A glossary of more than fifty strategies, along with reproducible pages for easy classroom use, complement this essential resource.

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    A$39.95
  7. Teaching for Transfer: A Guide for Designing Learning With Real-World Application

    Empower K-12 learners to transfer their current knowledge to new contexts, navigate real-world problems, and more. This resource contains instructional strategies educators can use to build 21st century skills in learners and increase student engagement.

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    A$39.95
  8. Building the Resilient School: Overcoming the Effects of Poverty With a Culture of Hope

    Discover how to use resiliency and hope to address student needs and overcome the effects of poverty in the 21st century. Build learners’ emotional intelligence and self-regulation skills so they can face adversity and defeat learned helplessness.

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    A$54.95
  9. The Big Book of Tools for Collaborative Teams in a PLC at Work®

    Organised around the four critical questions of PLC at Work®, this resource provides collaborative teams with tools to become agents of positive change. Objectives are organised in an explicit structure to foster best practices in teaching and improve team learning outcomes.

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    A$49.95

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