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Routledge authors at the Festival of Education

Over two days the Festival of Education brings together the very best of education’s most forward thinking advocates, practitioners of change, policy makers and teachers at one of the leading forums for thought leadership, CPD and debate.

A cohort of our leading authors will be in attendance, presenting on a variety of topics including the importance of vocabulary, how to solve the teaching crisis, effective assessment, and the value of teaching assistants. Browse their books below and save 20% with discount code FOE20!

Featured Books

  • Understanding How We Learn

    A Visual Guide, 1st Edition

    By Yana Weinstein, Megan Sumeracki, Oliver Caviglioli

    Educational practice does not, for the most part, rely on research findings. Instead, there’s a preference for relying on our intuitions about what’s best for learning. But relying on intuition may be a bad idea for teachers and learners alike. This accessible guide helps teachers to integrate…

    Paperback – 2018-08-16
    Routledge

  • The Teacher Gap

    1st Edition

    By Rebecca Allen, Sam Sims

    Teachers are the most important determinant of the quality of schools. We should be doing everything we can to help them get better. In recent years, however, a cocktail of box-ticking demands, ceaseless curriculum reform, disruptive reorganisations and an audit culture that requires teachers to…

    Paperback – 2018-06-08
    Routledge

  • Responsive Teaching

    Cognitive Science and Formative Assessment in Practice, 1st Edition

    By Harry Fletcher-Wood

    This essential guide helps teachers refine their approach to fundamental challenges in the classroom. Based on research from cognitive science and formative assessment, it ensures teachers can offer all students the support and challenge they need – and can do so sustainably. Written by an…

    Paperback – 2018-06-05
    Routledge

  • Unleashing Great Teaching

    The Secrets to the Most Effective Teacher Development, 1st Edition

    By David Weston, Bridget Clay

    It’s within the power of each and every school to unleash the best in teachers, day by day, month by month, year by year. This practical handbook takes the guesswork out of professional learning, showing school leaders how they can build a self-improving culture and remove barriers to learning.…

    Paperback – 2018-05-24
    Routledge

  • Redefining English for the More Able

    A Practical Guide, 1st Edition

    By Ian Warwick, Ray Speakman

    Redefining English for the More Able is a practical guide offering English teachers a range of strategies to stretch and challenge their students. Written by Ian Warwick, founder of London Gifted and Talented, and Ray Speakman, this book provides a fresh perspective on the purpose of English…

    Paperback – 2018-04-23
    Routledge
    Redefining More Able Education

  • Redefining More Able Education

    Key Issues for Schools, 1st Edition

    By Ian Warwick, Ray Speakman

    Redefining More Able Education is an essential, up to date and challenging introduction to the many factors involved in teaching more able students. Written by Ian Warwick, founder of London Gifted and Talented, and Ray Speakman, this book challenges our understanding of provision for the more able…

    Paperback – 2018-04-23
    Routledge
    Redefining More Able Education

  • Closing the Vocabulary Gap

    1st Edition

    By Alex Quigley

    As teachers grapple with the challenge of a new, bigger and more challenging school curriculum, at every key stage and phase, success can feel beyond our reach. But what if there were 50,000 small solutions to help us bridge that gap? In Closing the Vocabulary Gap, Alex Quigley explores the…

    Paperback – 2018-04-11
    Routledge

  • World Class

    Tackling the Ten Biggest Challenges Facing Schools Today, 1st Edition

    Edited by David James, Ian Warwick

    Every school is different, but all schools face very similar challenges. Drawing on their combined teaching experience of over fifty years in both independent and state schools, educationalists David James and Ian Warwick have chosen ten questions that tackle the most difficult challenges that face…

    Paperback – 2017-05-10
    Routledge

  • The Confident Teacher

    Developing successful habits of mind, body and pedagogy, 1st Edition

    By Alex Quigley

    The Confident Teacher offers a practical, step-by-step guide to developing the habits, characteristics and pedagogy that will enable you to do the best job possible. It unveils the tacit knowledge of great teachers and combines it with respected research and popular psychology. Covering topics such…

    Paperback – 2016-05-12
    Routledge

  • Maximising the Impact of Teaching Assistants

    Guidance for school leaders and teachers, 2nd Edition

    By Rob Webster, Anthony Russell, Peter Blatchford

    Teaching assistants are an integral part of classroom life, yet pioneering research by the authors has shown schools are not making the most of this valued resource. Evidence shows the more support pupils receive from TAs, the less academic progress they made. Yet the reason for this has little to…

    Paperback – 2015-10-08
    Routledge

  • The Teaching Assistant's Guide to Effective Interaction

    How to maximise your practice, 1st Edition

    By Paula Bosanquet, Julie Radford, Rob Webster

    The Teaching Assistant’s Guide to Effective Interaction is the definitive guide to teaching assistant-pupil interaction and an invaluable professional development tool for classroom support staff and the teachers who work with them. The authors’ research and development work with schools has…

    Paperback – 2015-09-01
    Routledge

  • Teach Now! The Essentials of Teaching

    What You Need to Know to Be a Great Teacher, 1st Edition

    By Geoff Barton

    Being taught by a great teacher is one of the great privileges of life. Teach Now! is an exciting new series that opens up the secrets of great teachers and, step-by-step, helps trainees to build the skills and confidence they need to become first-rate classroom practitioners. Teach Now! The…

    Paperback – 2014-12-19
    Routledge
    Teach Now!

  • Teach Now! Science

    The Joy of Teaching Science, 1st Edition

    By Tom Sherrington

    Being taught by a great teacher is one of the great privileges of life. Teach Now! is an exciting new series that opens up the secrets of great teachers and, step-by-step, helps trainees to build the skills and confidence they need to become first-rate classroom practitioners. Written by a…

    Paperback – 2014-05-06
    Routledge
    Teach Now!

  • Teach Now! English

    Becoming a Great English Teacher, 1st Edition

    By Alex Quigley

    Being taught by a great teacher is one of the great privileges of life. Teach Now! is an exciting new series that opens up the secrets of great teachers and, step-by-step, helps trainees to build the skills and confidence they need to become first-rate classroom practitioners. Written by a…

    Paperback – 2014-05-02
    Routledge
    Teach Now!

  • Seven Myths About Education

    1st Edition

    By Daisy Christodoulou

    In this controversial new book, Daisy Christodoulou offers a thought-provoking critique of educational orthodoxy. Drawing on her recent experience of teaching in challenging schools, she shows through a wide range of examples and case studies just how much classroom practice contradicts basic…

    Paperback – 2014-02-27
    Routledge

  • Don't Call it Literacy!

    What every teacher needs to know about speaking, listening, reading and writing, 1st Edition

    By Geoff Barton

    "Every teacher in English is a teacher of English," said George Sampson, one of the early school inspectors, back in 1921. It’s never been truer, or more relevant. Literacy has a major impact on young people’s life-chances and it is every teacher’s responsibility to help build their communication,…

    Paperback – 2012-12-13
    Routledge

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