Cover Book Actions

Teaching ESL/EFL Listening a...J. Newton, I.S.P. Nation

Using a framework based on principles of teaching and learning, this guide for teachers and teacher trainees provides a wealth of suggestions for helping learners at all levels of proficiency develop their listening and speaking skills and … more

Teaching ESL/EFL Listening and Speaking (ESL & Applied Linguistics Professional Series)
J. Newton, I.S.P. Nation
Routledge , English

Ephesians Plus (For women. A...Connie Cook

Average wait: N/A

“This Bible study was born out of a weekly, young women’s Bible study that I, the teacher, learned a great deal through. Because some of the young women in the study were new Christians or not-yet Christians, I wanted to give them a basic o… more

Ephesians Plus (For women. A personal, daily Bible study from Ephesians (plus Genesis to Revelation) with a weekly, group study application)
Connie Cook

Kindergarden TantrumHenry Anderson

Educational experiences of a challenging student who became a teacher.

Kindergarden Tantrum
Henry Anderson
Henry Anderson , English

Visions for Teacher Educator...

This book seeks to not only articulate a vision for the profession through Standards for Teacher Educators but also provide a historical perspective of and explore the issues surrounding these standards. To accomplish this, the book establi… more

Visions for Teacher Educators: Perspectives on the Association of Teacher Educators’ Standards
R&L Education , English

Primary Teaching Today: An I...Denis Hayes

Primary Teaching Today takes the reader ‘behind the scenes’ and alerts them to the fundamental attitudes and practices that every new primary teacher must acquire to make a success of their work and, crucially, to get maximum enjoyment whil… more

Primary Teaching Today: An Introduction
Denis Hayes
Routledge , English

Effective Teaching (Leverhul...Clive Carré

In the 19th century, teacher training institutions were called “normal schools” because it was assumed there was only one way to teach—the “norm”. Today there is no single style of teaching endorsed by everyone. The authors draw on their … more

Effective Teaching (Leverhulme Primary Project Classroom Skills)
Clive Carré

Oops!: Helping children lear...Hywel Roberts

This book is about engaging learners in great learning. It’s about the dance that happens behind positive engagement – the cool moves and steps a teacher needs to choreograph in order to create a context where great learning can happen – an… more

Oops!: Helping children learn accidentally
Hywel Roberts
Independent Thinking Press , English

Technology, Science Teaching...Kenneth P. King

This book profiles the instructional use of technology in the science classroom from 1900 to the present day. Drawn from a variety of sources - from teacher accounts of classroom practice, and contemporary research accounts of the best t… more

Technology, Science Teaching, and Literacy: A Century of Growth (Innovations in Science Education and Technology)
Kenneth P. King
Springer , English

The Language Barrier : A Han...Helen King

Years of study and experience in teaching and parenting, have led the author to examine and evaluate linguistic theory, and the role of language in learning. Using an in depth, six year study of one child, together with years of classroom e… more

The Language Barrier : A Handbook for Parents & Teachers
Helen King
Trafford Publishing , English

Discover Educational Toys fo...Fotello

If you are a teacher, parent or education student you owe it to yourself to find out as much as possible about educational toys.Without the right tools and information, it could take you longer than you want to figure out the secrets to qua… more

Discover Educational Toys for Children
AG&G Consulting , English

Pay Me What I'm Worth: Chapt...Soul Dancer

Average wait: N/A

Reality check! Time or Money?Which is more lucky to have?Do you have to choose between these two? While it’s true that history is our teacher, the question is, how much have you paid to learn the lessons you’ve learned.Purchase this advance… more

Pay Me What I’m Worth: Chapter Four (When Are You Worth It?)
Soul Dancer
Souldancer Network, Inc. , English

National Science Education S...National Research Council, N...

Americans agree that our students urgently need better science education. But what should they be expected to know and be able to do? Can the same expectations be applied across our diverse society?These and other fundamental issues are add… more

National Science Education Standards
National Research Council, National Committee on Science Education Standards
National Academies Press , English

The First Days of SchoolHarry K. Wong, Rosemary T. Wong

The best-selling book ever on classroom management and teaching for student achievement with over 3.7 million copies sold. The book walks a teacher, either novice or veteran, through structuring and organizing a classroom for success that c… more

The First Days of School
Harry K. Wong, Rosemary T. Wong
Harry K Wong , English

Teaching without Disruption ...Roland Chaplain

The issue of behaviour has, and always will be, a main dilemma facing schools. Encouraging positive relationships whilst preventing disruption, and motivating students to learn, raises concerns for any teacher.Roland Chaplain handles a vari… more

Teaching without Disruption in the Primary School: A Model for Managing Pupil Behaviour
Roland Chaplain
Routledge , English

Speaking Activities That Don...English Teacher X

Average wait: N/A

One of the most painful aspects of any TEFL job (except of course for the low salaries, terrible prospects, and awful hours) is getting the students to speak.

Far too many teachers exhaust themselves trying to entertain and motivate and g… more

Speaking Activities That Don’t Suck (English Teacher X)
English Teacher X

Learning, Teaching, and Comm...

This volume brings together established and new scholarly voices to explore how participatory and situated approaches to learning can contribute to educational innovation. The contributors’ critical examinations of educational programming a… more

Learning, Teaching, and Community: Contributions of Situated and Participatory Approaches to Educational Innovation
Routledge , English

The Missing Links in Teacher...

Rather than promote a single teacher education design, this book discusses new ways to think about the problem. Key to such thinking is considering teacher education not independent elements but as a combination of links. This book offers f… more

The Missing Links in Teacher Education Design: Developing a Multi-linked Conceptual Framework (Self-Study of Teaching and Teacher Education Practices)
Springer , English

The Minimum Core for Languag...Nancy Appleyard, Keith Appleyard

The teacher training framework, introduced in September 2007, requires all teachers in the post-16 sector to possess knowledge, understanding and personal skills to at least level 2 in the minimum core for language and literacy. Coverage an… more

The Minimum Core for Language and Literacy: Knowledge, Understanding and Personal Skills: Knowledge, Understanding and Personal Skills (Achieving QTLS Series)
Nancy Appleyard, Keith Appleyard
Learning Matters , English

Transforming Literacy Curric...

In this volume, university researchers and urban elementary teacher-researchers coauthor chapters on the teachers’ year-long inquiries, on a range of literacy topics that they conducted as part of a collaborative school-university action re… more

Transforming Literacy Curriculum Genres: Working With Teacher Researchers in Urban Classrooms
Routledge , English

Girl, Going on 17: Pants on FireSue Limb

It’s never fun when a great summer comes to an end.Particularly when one argues with one’s adorable, but grossly insensitive, boyfriend the night before school starts. It’s such a terrible fight, Jess doesn’t know—are they broken up? Should… more

Girl, Going on 17: Pants on Fire
Sue Limb
Laurel Leaf , English