Continuing Professional Development Products

  • The Resilient Practitioner

    Burnout and Compassion Fatigue Prevention and Self-Care Strategies for the Helping Professions, 3rd Edition

    By Thomas M. Skovholt, Michelle Trotter-Mathison

    The Resilient Practitioner gives students and practitioners the tools they need to create their own personal balance between caring for themselves and caring for others. This new edition includes a new chapter on models of resiliency, an updated self-care action plan, self-reflection exercises in…

    Paperback – 2016-02-25 

  • Using Emerging Technologies to Develop Professional Learning

    Edited by Jean Murray, Warren Kidd

    Internationally, there is a growing body of research about learners’ responses to, and uses of, emerging technologies. However, the adoption of these technologies in teachers’ professional development is still largely under-researched. Much of the existing literature still positions teachers as…

    Hardback – 2016-02-25 

  • Professional Development: Education for All as praxis

    Edited by Jane Wilkinson, Laurette Bristol, Petra Ponte

    This edited collection presents several research projects which examine issues concerning professional development, professional learning, and the ‘Education for All’ (EfA) ethos. The overall aim of the book is threefold: firstly, to explore the consequences for the education profession of EfA, and…

    Hardback – 2016-02-17 

  • Getting Parents on Board

    Partnering to Increase Math and Literacy Achievement, K–5

    By Alisa Hindin, Mary Mueller

    Learn how to work more effectively with K–5 parents to increase student achievement in math and literacy. Research shows that parent involvement in schools leads to higher test scores and more engaged and enthusiastic students, but it isn’t always easy for teachers to bridge the gap between the…

    Paperback – 2016-02-05 

  • Exploring Outdoors Ages 3–11

    A guide for schools

    By Helen Bilton, Anne Crook

    Exploring Outdoors Ages 3-11 is an essential guide on how to encourage children’s learning and support their development through year-round outdoor exploration. It follows one primary school through an entire academic year, capturing the challenges, discoveries and joys of children and adults…

    Paperback – 2016-02-04 

  • Audit Education

    Edited by Karen A. Van Peursem, Elizabeth A. Monk, Richard M.S. Wilson, Ralph W. Adler

    Audit professionals are valued members of society and are expected to be both skilled and ethical in their decision-making. The role of the auditor extends far beyond that of counting beans by demanding a social and political awareness, a technical knowledge, ethical principles and relationship…

    Paperback – 2016-01-28 
    Special issue books from 'Accounting Education: an international journal'

  • Sustainability in Accounting Education

    Edited by Maria Cadiz Dyball, Ian Thomson, Richard M.S. Wilson

    Accounting sustainably involves accounting for and to the natural environment, and accounting for and to society, including groups currently oppressed or disadvantaged by unsustainable processes and practices. This book creates a compelling case for the inclusion of sustainability at the heart of…

    Paperback – 2016-01-28 

  • Advancing Practice in Academic Development

    Edited by David Baume, Celia Popovic

    Within the field of academic development, the last twenty years have seen a great expansion of published research into practice and the further development of theoretical approaches. This growth in the scholarship of academic development matches a growth in the scholarship of teaching and learning.…

    Paperback – 2016-01-27 
    SEDA Series

  • Lead Like the Legends

    Advice and Inspiration for Teachers and Administrators

    By David I. Steinberg

    Based on the popular presentation of the same name, Lead Like the Legends uses the inspiring words of musical legends to help teachers and administrators learn the principles of effective leadership. The book is organized around 14 musical greats, including Ray Charles, Duke Ellington, Marian…

    Paperback – 2016-01-27 

  • Mentoring is a Verb

    Strategies for Improving College and Career Readiness

    By Russ Olwell

    This accessible guide offers school leaders a wealth of strategies to foster a culture where educators engage with young people to encourage college readiness and career success. Based in research and best practices, Mentoring is a Verb explains how to build effective mentoring programs as well as…

    Paperback – 2016-01-04 

  • Inside Education

    Exploring the art of good learning

    By Stephen O'Brien

    To learn more about learning – what it is and how it works – it is necessary to look inside education. Inside Education takes the reader on a journey of four ‘live’ education projects: the first all Irish-speaking, mixed gendered, multi-faith primary school in Ireland (based in Cork; ideally suited…

    Paperback – 2015-12-22 

  • Enhancing Classroom-based Talk

    Blending practice, research and theory

    By Robyn M. Gillies

    Enhancing Classroom-based Talk provides an overview of the major research and theoretical perspectives that underpin the development of classroom-based talk. It outlines specific dialogic strategies and elaborates on the key role that teachers play in promoting interactions, challenging thinking…

    Paperback – 2015-12-22 

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