K-12: Featured Titles

6Featured Titles

  • Rigor and Differentiation in the Classroom: Tools and Strategies book cover

    Rigor and Differentiation in the Classroom

    Tools and Strategies

    By Barbara R. Blackburn

    Learn how to differentiate instruction while maintaining a rigorous learning environment. In this practical book, rigor expert Barbara R. Blackburn shows that the differentiated classroom doesn’t mean extra work for top students and easy work for others; instead, you can have high expectations for…

    Paperback – 2018-07-17
    Routledge

  • The School Board Member's Guidebook: Becoming a Difference Maker for Your District book cover

    The School Board Member's Guidebook

    Becoming a Difference Maker for Your District

    By Todd Whitaker, Ryan Donlan

    Every student deserves a high-impact, well-qualified, and governance-driven school board. In this helpful book, best-selling authors Ryan Donlan and Todd Whitaker show you as a school board member how to make smart, worthwhile decisions that will lead to positive change in your district. The School…

    Paperback – 2018-07-16
    Routledge

  • Maverick Teachers: How Innovative Educators are Saving Public Schools book cover

    Maverick Teachers

    How Innovative Educators are Saving Public Schools

    By David E. Baugh, A.J. Juliani

    Despite dwindling resources and high-stakes testing, public school teachers all over the country are managing to breathe life, passion, and excitement into their classrooms. In this new book by bestselling author A.J. Juliani and lifelong educator David E. Baugh, you’ll meet a diverse group of…

    Paperback – 2018-06-29
    Routledge

  • Leading School Change: How to Overcome Resistance, Increase Buy-In, and Accomplish Your Goals book cover

    Leading School Change

    How to Overcome Resistance, Increase Buy-In, and Accomplish Your Goals, 2nd Edition

    By Todd Whitaker

    Being a cheerleader for innovation or change is great. Implementing specific strategies to increase the likelihood of success is essential. In this key book from bestselling author and speaker Todd Whitaker, you’ll discover clear ways to lead and manage school change by setting realistic goals,…

    Paperback – 2018-06-19
    Routledge

  • The Trust Factor: Strategies for School Leaders book cover

    The Trust Factor

    Strategies for School Leaders, 2nd Edition

    By Julie Peterson Combs, Stacey Edmonson, Sandra Harris

    This hands-on guide is a valuable resource for both current and aspiring school leaders. Written in short, easy-to-read chapters, The Trust Factor, 2nd Edition presents real-world examples and relevant research to help you develop the essential skills you need for building trust with staff,…

    Paperback – 2018-03-22
    Routledge

  • Rigor Is NOT a Four-Letter Word book cover

    Rigor Is NOT a Four-Letter Word

    3rd Edition

    By Barbara R. Blackburn

    Learn how to increase rigor so that all students can reach higher levels of learning! In this new edition of a best seller, author Barbara R. Blackburn offers practical ideas for raising expectations, increasing complexity, integrating scaffolding into instruction, creating open-ended choices and…

    Paperback – 2018-03-05
    Routledge