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  1. Shifting From Me to We: How to Jump-Start Collaboration in a PLC at Work®

    Shifting from me to we provides common-sense guidance for creating and implementing a strong collaborative school culture. Author Michael Roberts shares evidence-backed tools and concepts for overcoming common roadblocks to PLC implementation.

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    A$34.95
  2. Autonomous Learner Model Resource Book

    Autonomous learner model resource book includes activities and strategies to support the development of autonomous learners. More than forty activities are included, all geared to the emotional, social, cognitive and physical development of students. Teachers may use these activities and strategies with the entire class, small groups or with individuals who are ready to be independent, self-directed, lifelong learners. These learners have the passions, abilities, skills and attitudes to go beyond the regular curriculum and take control of their own educational pathways. Field-tested strategies and activities in the book include Find some who, Teacher and learner questionnaires, Lifelong notebook, Time capsule and Night of the notables.

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    A$54.95
  3. Probability for Kids: Using Model-Eliciting Activities to Investigate Probability Concepts

    Probability for Kids features real-world probability scenarios for students in Years 4-6. Students will encounter problems in which they read about students their age selling magazines for a school fund raiser, concerned about their homeroom assignments, and trying to decode the combination to a safe that their grandfather abandoned, among others, all of which maximise learning so students gain a deep understanding of concepts in probability.

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    A$31.95
  4. Differentiated Lessons for Every Learner: Standards-Based Activities and Extensions for Middle School

    Differentiated lessons for every learner supports middle school teachers in teaching all students, including those with high ability. The extension lessons in this book provide for active learning tailored to address multiple learning levels. Using this semi-structured process ensures differentiated learning experiences that align to the standards while also respecting that students have different interests, have different methods of learning and are learning at different challenge levels. The time is now upon us to emphasise interdisciplinary learning experiences that provide real-world connections and engage students in relevant and meaningful learning. We have long known that while critical for gifted and talented students, these higher-level thinking strategies benefit all students.

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    A$49.95
  5. Ready-to-Use Differentiation Strategies, Grades 6–8

    Ready-to-use differentiation strategies introduces various low-preparation, low-stress differentiation activities and strategies that can be implemented immediately in any content area in Grades 6-8. Each differentiation strategy encourages higher level thinking and intellectual risk taking while accommodating different learning styles.

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    A$39.95
  6. Organic Creativity in the Classroom: Teaching to Intuition in Academics and the Arts

    Creativity can be taught and nurtured, and we can build classrooms in which creativity thrives. This innovative collection of essays explores approaches to teaching creativity from the perspectives of experienced educators and artists. The twenty-three authors in this book share teaching stories and helpful strategies that can be used to encourage students to become more creative within specific domains. The authors include master teachers, curriculum theorists, holistic educators and award-winning practitioners. In this readable and lively book, they share their personal stories and practical advice for infusing creativity into the lives of students.

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    A$54.95
  7. Instructional Models: How to Choose One and How to Use One

    The research leaves little doubt: instructional models work. Join Elizabeth Ross Hubbell and Bryan Goodwin as they explore the variety of instructional models available to today’s educators and explain how they can unite the faculty and students in identifying - and achieving - classroom goals.

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    A$29.95
  8. Pursuing Greatness: Empowering Teachers to Take Charge of Their Professional Growth

    You’ve probably heard that teaching is a journey. So . . . where are you on yours?

    That all depends on which challenges you’re currently facing. Trying to solve them all at once would lead to disorientation and burnout, so where to start? For guidance, join five of America’s leading thinkers, consultants and writers on teaching and learning as they demonstrate the power of self-reflection to achieve ever-deeper insights into your own strengths – and ever-better results from your students.

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    A$44.95
  9. Reflections on Gifted Education: Critical Works by Joseph S. Renzulli and Colleagues

    In this compelling book, more than forty years of research and development are highlighted in a collection of articles published by Joseph S Renzulli and his colleagues. Renzulli’s work has had an impact on gifted education and enrichment pedagogy across the globe, based on the general theme of the need to apply more flexible approaches to identifying and developing giftedness and talents in young people. This collection of articles and chapters has strong foundational research support focusing on practical applications that teachers can use to create and differentiate learning and enrichment experiences for high-potential and gifted and talented students.

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    A$54.95
  10. Assessing Differentiated Student Products: A Protocol for Development and Evaluation, Second Edition

    Looking for a ready guide for developing and assessing a variety of authentic products in your classroom? If so, then the Developing and Assessing Products (DAP) Tool is for you! The DAP Tool is a protocol that simplifies the assessment process, encourages differentiation and takes the ceiling off of learning. This book provides teachers with everything needed to develop and assess products developed by students. The book includes a list of suggested products; more than 100 DAP Tools that assess content, presentation, creativity and reflection at three tier levels using a multilevel performance scale for a variety of products; and detailed information on how to use these tools in the classroom.

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    A$49.95
  11. Designing Authentic Performance Tasks and Projects: Tools for Meaningful Learning and Assessment

    Learn how to apply practical and proven design tools to create rich learning experiences, authentic project-based learning opportunities and performance-based assessments that address both academic and 21st century skills; design performance tasks and projects that offer students voice and choice; develop and use criterion-based evaluation tools and rubrics for assessment, including peer-based assessment; use performance-based instructional strategies to prepare students for authentic application; differentiate tasks and projects for all students, including those needing additional support or challenge; effectively manage the logistics of a performance-based classroom; and develop and extend the performance-based approach to curriculum at the program, school and district levels.

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    A$49.95
  12. Leadership for Learning: How to Bring Out the Best in Every Teacher, 2nd Edition

    In this revised edition, Carl Glickman and coauthor Rebecca West Burns synthesise their decades of experience in teacher education and supervision into a comprehensive guide to supporting teacher growth and student learning. Embedded in every page are the essential knowledge, skills, approaches and methods that leaders need to drive instructional improvement, and the Appendixes offer connections to dozens of promising practices. We are in a new era of teaching and learning, and a new kind of leader is needed to guide successful and extraordinary schools. Leadership for learning: How to bring out the best in every teacher gives F-12 leaders the powerful tools they need to ensure that competent, caring, qualified professionals who want to improve teaching and learning are in every classroom.

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    A$34.95

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