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Brave Girls

by Stacey Radin & Leslie Goldman Atria Books (January 06, 2015)

“A solid resource for parents and educators” (Kirkus Reviews), Brave Girls is an empowering guide to cultivating confident, passionate, and powerful young leaders during the most formative stage of life:...


Taking Measure of Charter Schools: Better Assessments, Better Policymaking, Better Schools

by Paul T. Hill, Julian R. Betts, Robert B. Olsen & Laura S. Hamilton et al. R&L Education (May 16, 2010)

This book breaks new ground on how policymakers and journalists can fairly assess charter school performance. The editors and authors show how good approaches to charter school assessment would also work for...


Leadership in American Academic Geography: The Twentieth Century

by Michael S. DeVivo Lexington Books (November 14, 2014)

DeVivo employs a historical narrative in offering a critical review of the most influential leaders in American academic geography during the twentieth century. Geographers with interest in the history of the...


Transforming Ice Age Schools: A Practical Guide for School Leaders

by Leighangela Brady & Lisbeth Johnson Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (November 10, 2014)

Today’s educational system is frozen in time, stuck in traditions of the past. Transforming Ice Age Schools: A Practical Guide for School Leaders will resonate with educational leaders, especially site principals,...


Balancing Change and Tradition in Global Education Reform

by IRIS C. ROTBERG, Barbara M. Kehm, Kai-ming Cheng & Terry J. Crooks et al. R&L Education (April 16, 2010)

Balancing Change and Tradition in Global Education Reform is an invaluable resource for policymakers, faculty, students, and anyone interested in how decisions made about the education system ultimately affect...


The Savvy Superintendent: Leading Instruction to the Top of the Class

by Linda K. Wagner R&L Education (June 16, 2010)

This book provides practical, hands-on advice for school district superintendents. It is designed to provide needed but rarely taught ideas, insights, and information that superintendents can use to incorporate...


Learning-Driven Schools: A Practical Guide for Teachers and Principals

by Barry Beers ASCD (June 15, 2006)

Many teachers are trained to approach their work with a set of teaching strategies and lessons that changes little over time. Because they are focused on how they teach, rather than on how their students learn,...


The Essentials of Mathematics, Grades 7-12: Effective Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment (Priorities in Practice)

by Kathy Checkley ASCD (September 15, 2006)

This book describes best practices for engaging elementary students in mathematics, from exploring numbers, patterns, and shapes to posing real-life problems that develop students' ability to reason and problem-solve....


The Essentials of World Languages, Grades K-12: Effective Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment (Priorities in Practice)

by Janis Jensen, Paul Sandrock & John Franklin ASCD (September 15, 2007)

This book offers valuable curriculum resources to help educators design and implement flexible language programs that prepare children to live and work in an interconnected, global culture.


Learning and Leading with Habits of Mind: 16 Essential Characteristics for Success

by Bena Kallick & Arthur L. Costa ASCD (December 15, 2008)

In Learning and Leading with Habits of Mind, noted educators Arthur L. Costa and Bena Kallick present a comprehensive guide to shaping schools around Habits of Mind. The habits are a repertoire of behaviors...


Guiding School Improvement with Action Research: ASCD

by Richard Sagor ASCD (May 15, 2000)

Action research, explored in this book, is a seven-step process for improving teaching and learning in classrooms at all levels. Through practical examples, research tools, and easy-to-follow "implementation...


The Results Fieldbook: Practical Strategies from Dramatically Improved Schools

by Mike Schmoker ASCD (September 15, 2001)

What is the single, most important event of the school year that affects school improvement? How do you measure school improvement? How can simple tools--already at your fingertips--work more effectively to...


How to Make Presentations that Teach and Transform: ASCD

by Robert Garmston & Bruce Wellman ASCD (December 15, 1992)

In this practical guide to designing and delivering interesting and effective presentations for adult audiences, Garmston and Wellman cover the five stages of a presentation and offer tips for executing each...


Understanding and Creating Digital Texts: An Activity-Based Approach

by Richard Beach, Chris M. Anson, Lee-Ann Kastman Breuch & Thomas Reynolds Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (October 16, 2014)

This book provides activities and examples that use technological tools to help students learn how to create digital texts. This book also provides a basis for creating novel classroom activities that encourage...


Leadership Development for Educators

by Herb Rubenstein, F. Mike Miles & Laurie J. Bassi R&L Education (December 16, 2009)

This book teaches teachers in becoming better leaders in their classrooms and in their lives. Learning about leadership theory and leadership best practices and undertaking the leadership development exercises...


The Seven Stages of an Enlightened Teacher

by Christine Jax R&L Education (July 16, 2011)

In The Seven Stages of an Enlightened Teacher, Dr. Christine Jax presents a path to great teaching that shows how and why teaching is 'a calling' in the true sense of the words.


Baby Sign Language

by Sarah Christensen Fu Thunder Bay Press (October 01, 2013)

What’s your baby thinking? You might be surprised. Babies have a lot to say, and they learn signs and gestures long before they are able to articulate themselves through speech. Inside Baby Sign Language discover...


Six Steps to Preparing Exemplary Principals and Superintendents: Leadership Education at Its Best

by John Hoyle & Mario S. Torres Jr. R&L Education (April 16, 2010)

This book includes a step-by-step guide to selecting the best students, creating a pre- and post-assessment of student learning, a well-designed procedure to pretest and assure that all masters degree students...


Total Leaders 2.0: Leading in the Age of Empowerment

by William G. Spady & Charles J. Schwahn R&L Education (April 16, 2010)

This new edition of the widely read Total Leaders book significantly deepens the theoretical grounding and applicability of the original Total Leader Model, and expands its connection to other significant dimensions...


The Teachers We Need vs. the Teachers We Have: The Realities and the Possibilities

by Lawrence Baines R&L Education (March 16, 2010)

This book reveals exactly how American teachers are taught, describes the wide disparities in the preparation of teachers across states, depicts how market-driven teacher preparation waters down the quality...


Equalize Student Achievement: Prioritizing Money and Power

by Ovid K. Wong & Daniel M. Casing R&L Education (March 15, 2010)

This book paints a comprehensive picture of school finance to illuminate issues with the current system and suggest ways to improve that system.


Action Research for Educators

by Daniel R. Tomal & Dennis J. Hastert Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (March 15, 2010)

This user-friendly book covers the principles and history of action research, ethical and legal considerations, methods for conducting both formal and informal action research, data collection methods, analysis...


Warrior Kids: Warrior Training for Children

by Tim Tipene Libro International (September 30, 2011)

Warrior Kids is a pioneering programme that over the past 17 years has empowered thousands of children across New Zealand, many of them from challenged backgrounds. Focusing on bringing out the warrior within,...


The Other Side of the Desk: A 20/20 Look at the Principalship

by Janet Tareilo & Patrick M. Jenlink R&L Education (March 15, 2010)

This book explores the world of the principal with stories that capture readers' attention and moves them through the daily life of a school leader. The author reveals the working world of the principal in a...


Smart Girls in the 21st Century: Understanding Talented Girls and Women

by Barbara Kerr & McKay Robyn Anodyne, Inc. DBA Great Potential Press, Inc. (November 01, 2014)

Drs. Barbara Kerr and Robyn McKay tackle what it means to live with, work with, and be a modern smart girl. Through their keen insights and academic research of real girls and women, they offer valuable information...


Once Upon an If

by Peter Worley & Tamar Levi Bloomsbury Publishing (February 28, 2014)

If you want to tell more stories in the classroom but lack the confidence to do so...

If you need guidance finding stories that are good to get children thinking...

If you like using stories in your teaching but...


The A-Z of School Improvement

by David Woods & Tim Brighouse Bloomsbury Publishing (May 28, 2013)

School improvement is an increasingly complex field with developments in policy, research, practice and language making it difficult to get a complete picture. Leading authors David Woods and Tim Brighouse pull...


Achievement for All

by Sonia Blandford Bloomsbury Publishing (July 20, 2013)

All children deserve a good education, where barriers to learning are addressed and teachers have the knowledge and support to raise their aspirations and achievement.

The Achievement for All programme is a...


8 Qualities of Successful School Leaders

by Jeremy Sutcliffe Bloomsbury Publishing (September 29, 2013)

"Imagine you were cast adrift on a desert island with a school full of children in desperate need of a great headteacher. What eight qualities would you take with you to run your desert island school?Â??

In...


Personal Development for Teachers

by Jacquie Turnbull Bloomsbury Publishing (July 20, 2013)

Jacquie Turnbull's practical and thoughtful handbook guides teachers through the 9 strategies that will help them to achieve professional effectiveness.

This book is a guide to personal development in the teaching...


The Reality of School Leadership

by Richard Parker Bloomsbury Publishing (June 23, 2013)

School leadership can be both immensely rewarding and deeply challenging. Headteachers are under intense pressure when dealing with issues that can range from dealing with difficult parents and the aftermath...


The Literacy Leader's Toolkit

by Graham Tyrer & Patrick Taylor Bloomsbury Publishing (July 20, 2013)

In their new book, the winners of the TES National Award for Outstanding Literacy Initiative share the secrets behind school improvement through raising literacy levels across the curriculum.

Graham Tyrer and...


Effective Teacher Interviews: How do I hire good teachers?

by Jennifer L. Hindman ASCD (October 07, 2014)

The key to hiring and teacher selection is the candidate interview, and Effective Teacher Interviews can help school leaders more reliably select good teachers.


Education Is Upside-Down: Reframing Reform to Focus on the Right Problems

by Eric Kalenze Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (October 08, 2014)

Education Is Upside Down urges readers wishing to improve American Education to more carefully consider the institution’s central mission, challenge long-accepted truths of practice, and question current reform...


The Pyramid Approach: A Framework for Raising Student Academic Achievement

by George Woodrow Jr. Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (October 08, 2014)

This book was designed by Dr. George Woodrow, Jr. for use by educators. The Pyramid is research-based; it aligns theory with professional practice, and strives to take what we know and provide a practical framework...


Extreme Teaching

by Keen Babbage Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (October 08, 2014)

Extreme Teaching is a practical, realistic, energetic, and optimistic book, filled with ideas, case studies, penetrating questions, intriguing answers, and many topics for the reader to analyze. This book provides...


Great Quotes to Inspire Great Teachers

by Noah benShea Skyhorse (November 18, 2014)

This collection of timeless wisdom will guide you on the path to being a truly great teacher!

International best-selling author Noah benShea brings his unique insights to a collection of topical quotes that celebrate...


The Higher Education Scene in America: Some Observations

by Abraham Gitlow & Howard Gitlow UPA (October 06, 2014)

Based on the authors’ experiences in academe over seventy-five years, The Higher Education Scene in America: Some Observations discusses a number of issues that confront America’s higher education scene...


Creating Educational Access, Equity, and Opportunity for All: Real Change Requires Redesigning Public Education to Reflect Today's World

by Everette W. Surgenor Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (September 17, 2014)

This book explains how the mismatch between function and form is creating circumstances that are putting the future of public education at risk, leading to system dysfunction, deregulation, and privatization....


Loose Parts: Inspiring Play in Young Children

by Lisa Daly, Miriam Beloglovsky & Jenna Daly Redleaf Press (October 06, 2014)

550+ color photographs showing how loose parts are used in early childhood settings and how they help children learn


Managing Conversations with Hostile Adults

by Georgia J. Kosmoski & Dennis R. Pollack Skyhorse (October 21, 2014)

Teachers: Now you can identify and apply the proven strategies to deal successfully with hostile adults in schools.

Skill in communicating is essential for teachers—and now the wisdom of your colleagues can...


Vital Witnesses: Using Primary Sources in History and Social Studies

by Mark Newman Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (September 29, 2014)

The strong push to use primary sources in teaching history and social studies creates a need among teachers for more information on what they are and how they can be used effectively in the classroom. Vital...


The Global Impact of South Korean Popular Culture: Hallyu Unbound

by Valentina Marinescu, Vladislava Mazaná, Colette Balmain & Paula Iadevito et al. Lexington Books (September 24, 2014)

This book presents the reception of Hallyu ("the Korean Wave") and the real and imaginary “maps” of the export of South Korean cultural products around the world. It is an interdisciplinary and multicultural...


Small Schools, Education, and the Importance of Community: Pathways to Improvement and a Sustainable Future

by Tim L. Adsit R&L Education (June 16, 2011)

This book focuses on three successful approaches for using the school as a catalyst for community development and revitalization, particularly in rural areas. The strategies also work well in suburban and urban...


Poop Culture: How America Is Shaped by Its Grossest National Product

by Dave Praeger & Paul Provenza Feral House (May 01, 2007)

The unspoken impact of the last taboo care of the internet's well-travelled website.


The First Americans: Legends, Folklore & Myths Across the U.S.A.

by Phyllis Ph.D. Goldman eBookIt.com (February 21, 2013)

Native American culture has a wide range of folktales, legends and myths that have been passed down through the generations. This rich heritage of storytelling features lessons in spirituality and morality,...


The Evolution of Teaching: A Guidebook to the Advancement of Teaching, Teacher Education, and Happier Careers for Early Career Teachers

by Rich Waters Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (September 11, 2014)

This text assists teachers in reconceiving the teaching profession in ways that will make it more personally satisfying while acknowledging that the work of teachers in the twenty-first century must necessarily...


Schools for Conflict or for Peace in Afghanistan

by Dana Burde Columbia University Press (August 05, 2014)

Foreign-backed funding for education does not always stabilize a country and enhance its statebuilding efforts. Dana Burde shows how aid to education in Afghanistan bolstered conflict both deliberately in the...


Curriculum at Your Core: Meaningful Teaching in the Age of Standards

by Lauren Porosoff Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (September 19, 2014)

Curriculum at Your Core is a practical guide to designing curriculum that meets standards, serves personal and institutional values, and intentionally leads to successful student learning.


10 Languages You'll Need Most in the Classroom

by Garth Sundem, Jan Krieger & Kristi Pikiewicz Skyhorse (October 21, 2014)

Break through language barriers and put ELL students at ease in your classroom!

More than ever before, K–12 educators in today's classrooms teach students from diverse language backgrounds. This handy reference...