Stenhouse, now a part of Routledge, publishes professional books written: “for teachers, by teachers.” We believe in creating a space for teachers’ voices, and we believe in the power of professional books to be such a space for educators to learn from one another’s ideas, practices, and expertise.

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Featured Stenhouse Books

 

1st Edition
Shifting the Balance, Grades K-2: 6 Ways to Bring the Science of Reading into the Balanced Literacy Classroom
USD $42.95
February 18, 2021 by Routledge
ISBN: 9781625315106
Paperback
200 Pages

1st Edition
A Year for the Books: Routines and Mindsets for Creating Student Centered Reading Communities
USD $39.95
January 10, 2024 by Routledge
ISBN: 9781625315670
Paperback
230 Pages


1st Edition
Patterns of Revision, Grade 4: Inviting 4th Graders into Conversations That Elevate Writing
USD $56.95
February 05, 2024 by Routledge
ISBN: 9781625316332
Paperback
264 Pages

1st Edition
Patterns of Revision, Grade 5: Inviting 5th Graders into Conversations That Elevate Writing
USD $56.95
February 29, 2024 by Routledge
ISBN: 9781625316356
Paperback
264 Pages


1st Edition
6 Tools for Collaborative Mathematics Coaching
USD $39.95
April 21, 2023 by Routledge
ISBN: 9781625313843
Paperback
224 Pages

1st Edition
Choral Counting & Counting Collections: Transforming the PreK-5 Math Classroom
USD $42.95
August 23, 2018 by Routledge
ISBN: 9781625311092
Paperback
224 Pages


1st Edition
Literacy Workshop: Where Reading and Writing Converge
USD $46.95
September 28, 2020 by Routledge
ISBN: 9781625311962
Paperback
304 Pages

1st Edition
Hands Down, Speak Out: Listening and Talking Across Literacy and Math
USD $39.95
May 29, 2020 by Routledge
ISBN: 9781625312693
Paperback
248 Pages


1st Edition
Better Book Clubs: Deepening Comprehension and Elevating Conversation
USD $36.95
October 18, 2022 by Routledge
ISBN: 9781625313928
Paperback
152 Pages

1st Edition
Not Light, but Fire: How to Lead Meaningful Race Conversations in the Classroom
USD $36.95
July 16, 2018 by Routledge
ISBN: 9781625310989
Paperback
278 Pages


1st Edition
Conferring in the Math Classroom: A Practical Guidebook to Using 5-Minute Conferences to Grow Confident Mathematicians
USD $38.95
November 07, 2022 by Routledge
ISBN: 9781625315137
Paperback
160 Pages

1st Edition
Teaching for Racial Equity: Becoming Interrupters
USD $42.95
April 22, 2022 by Routledge
ISBN: 9781625315182
Paperback
262 Pages


1st Edition
Welcome to Reading Workshop: Structures and Routines that Support All Readers
USD $39.95
August 01, 2023 by Routledge
ISBN: 9781625315304
Paperback
256 Pages

1st Edition
Becoming the Math Teacher You Wish You'd Had: Ideas and Strategies from Vibrant Classrooms
USD $58.95
January 04, 2017 by Routledge
ISBN: 9781571109965
Paperback
392 Pages


1st Edition
The Gift of Story: Exploring the Affective Side of the Reading Life
USD $36.95
May 10, 2022 by Routledge
ISBN: 9781625312082
Paperback
184 Pages

1st Edition
Mathematizing Children's Literature: Sparking Connections, Joy, and Wonder Through Read-Alouds and Discussion
USD $36.95
January 17, 2022 by Routledge
ISBN: 9781625311580
Paperback
240 Pages


Shifting the Balance, Grades 3-5  New Podcast Episodes

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The much anticipated follow-up to Shifting the Balance is now available.

In their hugely popular The Six Shifts Podcast, the authors Jan Burkins and Kari Yates, together with co-author Katie Cunningham, extend the conversation to Grades 3-5 and through seven brand new episodes introduce six new shifts to bring the science of reading into the upper elementary classroom.

Patterns of Power Series

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A flexible collection of resources that supports an authentic, inquiry-based approach to grammar instruction by inviting students to uncover and appreciate writing's beauty and meaning.

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Meet the Authors of Shifting the Balance

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Dr. Jan Burkins was an elementary classroom teacher for seven years and a literacy coach for seven years. She has worked as a part-time assistant professor, a district literacy leader, and is currently a fulltime writer and consultant.

Jan’s current work includes speaking engagements, presentations at conferences, and professional learning support for school districts.

Kari Yates headshot

Kari Yates is an author, speaker, consultant and staff developer with a passion for helping busy literacy educators thrive.

Kari has a passion for helping teachers, coaches, and administrators find the inspiration, courage, and resources to nurture joyful, and authentic literacy learning, one next-step at a time. 

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Katie Egan Cunningham has twenty years of experience as an educator in many different roles to support students and teachers including classroom teacher, literacy specialist, literacy consultant, and teacher educator.

Katie is an Associate Professor of Literacy and English Education at Manhattanville College and her research and teaching focus on student and teacher happiness, literacy methods, new technologies, critical literacies, and children’s literature.

Meet the Authors of We're Gonna Keep On Talking

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Matthew R. Kay is a proud product of Philadelphia’s public schools and a founding teacher at Science Leadership Academy (SLA). At SLA, he teaches an innovative inquiry-driven, project-based curriculum.

He is also the Founder and Executive Director of Philly Slam League (PSL), a non-profit organization that shows young people the power of their voices through weekly spoken word competitions. The PSL is the only season-long, school-based slam poetry league in the United States.

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Jennifer Orr has been an elementary school classroom teacher for more than two decades in Fairfax County, Virginia, teaching kindergartners through fifth graders.

She has been a National Board Certified Teacher for twenty years, a Teacher Consultant with the Northern Virginia Writing Project, and a frequent mentor to new and pre-service teachers. She writes and presents on topics ranging from academic conversations to technology use to writing authentically and more.