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  1. Five Ways of Being: What Learning Leaders Think, Do and Say Every Day

    Everyone in a school community who is responsible for someone else’s learning is a Learning Leader, and the success of any school community is intrinsically bound to effective leadership at all levels. Five Ways of Being: What Learning Leaders think, do and say every day contends that the very nature or essence of successful leadership requires that each and every leader is open to: being trusting; being brave; being a storyteller; being purposeful; and being growth focused. Through 32 evidence-based practical strategies, readers are empowered to embrace these Five Ways of Being and improve their ability to genuinely lead learning in others. They will be able to look internally to overcome the challenges they face and create productive environments for both students and colleagues. By embodying the Five Ways of Being, their leadership will manifest in what they think, do and say every day.

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    A$39.95
  2. Make the Future! Hands-On Sustainability Lessons for Years 7 & 8

    Make the Future! Hands-On Sustainability Lessons for Years 7 and 8 is a resource for secondary classrooms that gives real meaning to the idea of sustainability. Created in line with the Australian Curriculum: Design and Technologies, this book empowers students to make a tangible difference to the environment - and their future. Make the Future! combines traditional skills and cutting-edge research to create authentic, purposeful activities that will show your students positive change is not just feasible - it is delicious, stylish, economical and fun!

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    A$36.95
  3. Leading Data-Informed Change in Schools

    Leading Data-Informed Change in Schools offers teacher team leaders, principals and administrators a practical guide on how to collect, analyse and use data to help school communities and the students they serve flourish. This invaluable resource introduces a 10-step process for leading data-informed change comprising measurable steps for action supported by connections to relevant literature and practical examples showing what the process looks like in schools. Fisk also introduces the 12 key elements required for a leader to prime the environment or build a culture that will enable them to lead data-informed change.

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    A$44.95
  4. A Summing Up: Teaching and Learning in Effective Schools and PLCs at Work®

    In A Summing Up: Teaching and Learning in Effective Schools and PLCs at Work, Dr Eaker tells the story of his career in education and, in the process, provides a guide full of real-world advice. He reflects on the various stages of his education career, including turning research into practice, shifting focus from teaching to learning, studying the effects of teachers’ interpersonal behaviours and participating in the effective schools movement. He shares a personal history of the foundation of the PLC process and the development of the concepts and practices necessary for successful PLC implementation. Finally, he emphasises the importance of passion and persistence in leadership, describing through his experiences how these qualities make leaders great.

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    A$54.95
  5. Taking Social-Emotional Learning Schoolwide: The Formative Five Success Skills for Students and Staff

    Growing numbers of people recognise that social-emotional learning (SEL) is central to a well-rounded education and to success in life outside and beyond the school building. In this highly practical and eminently readable book, Thomas R. Hoerr shows teachers, administrators and other school staff how to integrate the Formative Five success skills - empathy, integrity, self-control, embracing diversity and grit - with school culture essentials. Replete with real-life examples from the author’s years as a school leader, relevant findings from the research and helpful strategies for use at all levels and with all F-12 populations, Taking Social-Emotional Learning Schoolwide is the ultimate blueprint for making sure students and staff are equipped to thrive.

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    A$44.95
  6. Literacy Strong All Year Long: Powerful Lessons for Grades K-2, Second Edition

    Literacy Strong All Year Long: Powerful Lessons for Grades K-2 equips educators of young children with engaging lessons that motivate students and help them develop the solid foundation of literacy skills essential to learning. Thoughtfully designed lessons linked to specific literacy standards create a seamless flow of learning throughout the seasons of the school year. Each chapter offers 10 lessons that strengthen comprehension, fluency, word work and vocabulary. The second edition is enhanced with specific strategies for reaching and teaching English language learners and struggling readers - and a study guide to promote self-reflection and conversations with your colleagues.

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    A$54.95
  7. Connecting Through Leadership: The Promise of Precise and Effective Communication in Schools

    Strengthen your communication skills in order to inspire, motivate and connect with every member of your school community, from teachers to students to parents. Overcome the challenges of organisational communication and implement classroom engagement strategies with this self-development resource.

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    A$34.95
  8. Achieving Equity and Excellence: Immediate Results From the Lessons of High-Poverty, High-Success Schools

    In Achieving Equity and Excellence: Immediate Results From the Lessons of High-Poverty, High-Success Schools, author Douglas Reeves details a proven methodology for helping any school make dramatic improvements in academic performance, behaviour and attendance in a single semester. In addition to presenting seven teaching practices derived from his years-long study and observation of high-poverty, high-success schools, Reeves presents the mindset integral to applying them at the school, department and system levels. Reeves notes the need for the immediate results and programs that are proven to work within readers’ communities. As such, Achieving Equity and Excellence serves as a research-backed guide for readers who wish to achieve high performance for all.

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    A$39.95
  9. Reading and Writing Strategies for the Secondary Science Classroom in a PLC at Work®: Every Teacher is a Literacy Teacher Series

    Equip middle school and high school students with the literacy support they need to think like scientists. Develop collaborative teams between science teachers and literary leaders to generate stronger instructional practices and improve student learning outcomes.

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    A$39.95
  10. Finding Fulfillment: A Path to Reclaiming Hope and Empowerment for Educators

    Develop a renewed sense of well-being, empowerment and happiness in your career with the support of finding fulfillment and the self-determination theory. Gain tools and techniques for administrator and teacher empowerment in schools.

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    A$34.95

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