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The Taylor & Francis Group is excited to have Eye On Education as part of our Education publishing program. We thank you for your patience as we migrate EyeOnEducation.com over to the Routledge Website.
"Money and Schools continues to be one of the most important state-of-the-art texts in school finance. This comprehensive, relevant, and practical book is appropriate for K-12 school leaders, graduate students and researchers, and is written by preeminent scholarly leaders in the field of school finance. A truly valuable contribution!" --Oscar Jiménez-Castellanos, Associate Professor at Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College, Arizona State University
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Our Routledge Eye On Education November author of the month is Shelly Sanchez Terrell, a teacher trainer, instructional designer, and author. Her first book, The 30 Goals Challenge for Teachers: Small Steps to Transform Your Teaching, publishes this month.
Download a FREE white paper that helps you to prepare your students for the kind of work they will need to do on the PARCC and SBAC assessments. Brought to you by Routledge Eye on Education.
A.J. Juliani, author of June's Inquiry & Innovation in the Classrom and co-founder of Classroom Cribs, is our Routledge Eye On Education Author of the Month for October! Click through to learn more about A.J. and his new book "for teachers, leaders, and parents who want an educational experience for their own children and students that involves choice"!
October is National Bullying Prevention Awareness Month in the United States. We've posted a selection of books that we think can help you to prevent bullying in your school.
Click through to listen to School Leadership Briefing's interview with Scott Norton, author of the recently published The Principal as Human Resources Leader!
Dr. Sally J. Zepeda, professor and former K–12 administrator and teacher, is our Routledge Eye On Education Author of the Month for August! Dr. Zepeda is currently a professor at the University of Georgia in the Department of Lifelong Education, Administration, and Policy and in the Program in Educational Administration and Policy.
Sally's latest book with Routledge, Job-Embedded Professional Development, publishes in early September!
New and Recently Published Books
What the BEST Teachers Know and Do!, 2nd Edition
Want to know a secret? Regardless of what classroom challenges, standards or initiatives you’re faced with from year to year, there are seven keys to great teaching that never change—and that are often overlooked! In this bestselling book, internationally-acclaimed authors Annette Breaux and Todd...
Published June 2nd 2014 by Routledge
This book provides tips and strategies to help school leaders improve, neutralize, or eliminate resistant and negative teachers. Learn how to handle staff members who gossip in the teacher's lounge, consistently say "it won't work" when any new idea is suggested, send an excessive number of student...
Published July 8th 2014 by Routledge
Exemplary Practices from High Schools, 2nd Edition
As high school math teachers shift to the Common Core State Standards, the question remains: What do the standards actually look like in the classroom? This book answers that question by taking you inside of real Common Core classrooms across the country. You’ll see how exemplary teachers are...
Published November 11th 2014 by Routledge
A Practical Guide to Experiential Learning Environments
Students learn better when they aren’t afraid to take risks and make mistakes. In this book, teacher and popular blogger Joli Barker shows you how to make K-8 students fearless in the classroom so they can engage in deeper learning. You’ll discover how to abandon the notion of the teacher as the...
Published November 13th 2014 by Routledge
Strategies for Thriving in a High-Stakes Environment
In this era of rigorous standards, testing, and overcrowded curricula, many teachers are left wondering how they’re ever going to cover the material. Less Is More in Elementary School offers realistic solutions by providing ways teachers can streamline their curriculum, get the most out of...
Published October 28th 2014 by Routledge
Collaborating with Colleagues and Parents to Build Core Literacy
Go beyond the walls of your classroom to build literacy and achievement. In this insightful book, you’ll discover how you can better meet the rigorous goals of the Common Core by opening new lines of communication with colleagues, parents, and students. Each chapter centers around an action project...
Published October 9th 2014 by Routledge
Identify, Plan, Apply, Assess, Refine
This exciting new book is for school leaders who are interested in transforming their school and district practices. Discussing issues that impact students, teachers within their classrooms, and the larger school community, Formative Assessment Leadership explores how leaders can implement...
Published September 23rd 2014 by Routledge
Support, Collaboration, and Learning in Schools
In today’s schools, teachers are frequently called on to adapt new curricula and instructional practices in their classrooms. Making sense of the complexities of teaching occurs primarily during the work day, and instead of relying on before or after school one-size-fits-all professional...
Published September 12th 2014 by Routledge
The Power of Peer Observation to Improve Teaching
Given the current economic climate and budget constraints facing schools, funding for professional development is continually reduced. And yet administrators still need to find methods to implement new instructional initiatives, such as the Common Core State Standards. This important book provides...
Published September 11th 2014 by Routledge
A Playbook of Instructional Strategies
The strategies used by winning coaches on the field can bring success to classrooms, too! In What Teachers Can Learn From Sports Coaches, you’ll uncover that the athletic arena and the classroom have more in common than you think. Author Nathan Barber demonstrates how many of the principles of...
Published August 19th 2014 by Routledge
Tackling the Common Core Reading Standards, Grades 4-8
As schools shift to the Common Core, many English language arts teachers are left with questions about how their classrooms should look. Is fiction out? Can I still do strategy instruction? Does close reading mean deliberating on each word? Finally, there’s a resource with all of these answers and...
Published June 24th 2014 by Routledge
The 9 Tools That Are Changing Writing, Teaching, and Learning Forever
In this much-anticipated book from acclaimed blogger Vicki Davis (Cool Cat Teacher), you’ll learn the key shifts in writing instruction necessary to move students forward in today’s world. Vicki describes how the elements of traditional writing are being reinvented with cloud-based tools. Instead...
Published June 4th 2014 by Routledge