Secondary Education Products

  • The Learning and Teaching of Mathematical Modelling

    By Werner Blum, Mogens Niss

    In most countries mathematical modelling is a compulsory part of mathematics teaching at all educational levels, from primary to tertiary. Students at all stages have to deal with modelling examples and acquire modelling competency, and teachers have to acquire knowledge and…

    Paperback – 2018-12-15 
    IMPACT: Interweaving Mathematics Pedagogy and Content for Teaching

  • Blaster: A Card Game for Problem-Solving Skills

    By Yvette Jones

    Blaster is a fun, fast-paced card game to develop children’s problem solving skills and social awareness. Players will learn to approach challenging situations with constructive thoughts, communication and actions and are encouraged to consider the consequences of different choices in a safe…

    FLC – 2018-12-07 

  • Being a Resilient Teacher

    Engaging positively with the realities of teaching

    By Anna Lise Gordon

    How will I survive in teaching? More than that, how can I thrive for the longer term? Resilience for Teachers explores the central role that resilience plays in our ability to cope with the many challenges of teaching. It is essential reading for those who are training, new to the profession, and…

    Paperback – 2018-12-01 

  • The Forgotten Class

    How modern values are failing our kids

    By Katie Ashford

    "She’s got issues," is what they said about Riley. As a first year teacher, I wasn’t sure what that meant, but my instincts told me that Riley was not going to be easy. She came in to my lesson smoking a cigarette, speaking on her phone, and gaining the eternal admiration of her fellow 15-year-old…

    Paperback – 2018-12-01 

  • Re-Framing Religious Education

    A toolkit for teaching about beliefs and practices in schools

    By Mary Earl

    What makes learning about beliefs and practices relevant to young people, and how can teachers, of faith or not, teach it well? This rich resource offers a positive framework for teaching about beliefs and practices in schools. Using three key lenses - cultural understanding, identity formation,…

    Paperback – 2018-12-01 

  • Affect in Literacy Learning and Teaching

    Pedagogies, Politics, and Coming to Know

    Edited by Kevin Leander, Christian Ehret

    Expanding the field of literacy studies by addressing affect theory—an emerging field of scholarship from the humanities and social sciences— in this volume scholars from around the world with diverse perspectives on the role of affect in literacy, culture, language, and politics provide an…

    Paperback – 2018-12-01 
    Expanding Literacies in Education

  • Theory and Methods for Sociocultural Research in Science and Engineering Education

    Edited by Gregory J. Kelly, Judith Green

    Introducing original methods for integrating sociocultural and discourse studies into science and engineering education, this book provides a much-needed framework for how to conduct qualitative research in this field. The three dimensions of learning identified in the Next Generation Science…

    Hardback – 2018-12-01 
    Teaching and Learning in Science Series

  • Literature for Young Adults

    Books (and More) for Contemporary Readers, 2nd Edition

    By Joan L. Knickerbocker, James Rycik

    This book explores a great variety of works, genres, and formats, and places special emphasis on contemporary works whose nontraditional themes, protagonists, and literary conventions make them well suited to young adult readers. It also looks at the ways in which contemporary readers access and…

    Hardback – 2018-12-01 

  • Putting Learning Before Technology!

    The possibilities and limits of digitisation

    By Klaus Zierer

    Paperback – 2018-12-01 

  • Creating Literacy Communities as Pathways to Success

    Equity and Access for Latina Students in STEM

    By Jessica Early, Christina Saidy

    Creating Literacy Communities as Pathways to Success offers a model for using literacy as a pathway for secondary students to explore fields from which they are often systematically excluded. In particular, this volume demonstrates how access for young Latina students to STEM related fields can be…

    Hardback – 2018-12-01 

  • Classroom-based Interventions Across Subject Areas

    Research to Understand What Works in Education

    Edited by Gabriel J Stylianides, Ann Childs

    Written by expert researchers and practitioners, this new book aims to locate the important features of educational research that offer real potential to support improvement of classroom practice in a range of subjects. It considers possible reasons for the scarcity of classroom-based intervention…

    Paperback – 2018-11-30 

  • Visible Learning Insights

    By John Hattie, Klaus Zierer

    Visible Learning Insights presents the updated key arguments, insights and ground-breaking research of John Hattie in a short, statistics lite‘ package. The book also delves inside the work to provide the busy teacher with a guide to why the Visible Learning research is so vital and the difference…

    Paperback – 2018-11-15 

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