English Products

  • Academic Language/Literacy Strategies for Adolescents

    A "How-To" Manual for Educators, 1st Edition

    By Debra L. Cook Hirai, Irene Borrego, Emilio Garza, Carl T. Kloock

    Fast-paced, practical, and innovative, this text for pre-service and in-service teachers features clear, easily accessible lessons and professional development activities to improve the delivery of academic language/literacy education across the content areas in junior/middle school and high school…

    Paperback – 2009-10-28

  • Generation 1.5 in College Composition

    Teaching Academic Writing to U.S.-Educated Learners of ESL, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mark Roberge, Meryl Siegal, Linda Harklau

    '… A well-organized volume with a strong emphasis on pedagogy.' – Trudy Smoke, Hunter College/City University of New York, USA 'Generation 1.5 is the most interesting topic of concern in ESL today, yet publications are few and far between.... The editors clearly know what they’re doing…. They…

    Paperback – 2009-02-12

  • Teaching Reading Shakespeare

    1st Edition

    By John Haddon

    Teaching Reading Shakespeare is warmly and clearly communicated, and gives ownership of ideas and activities to teachers by open and explicit discussion.  John Haddon  creates a strong sense of community with teachers, raising many significant and difficult issues, and performing a…

    Paperback – 2009-01-22

  • Toward a Literacy of Promise

    Joining the African American Struggle, 1st Edition

    Edited by Linda A. Spears-Bunton, Rebecca Powell

    "[This book] gives us strategies for bringing life back to school; it allows us to think creatively about connecting instruction to the lives of children who have not been well-served; it helps us learn to value the gifts with words our children of color bring; and it gives us hope for educating a…

    Paperback – 2008-09-08
    Language, Culture, and Teaching Series

  • Critical Literacy and Urban Youth

    Pedagogies of Access, Dissent, and Liberation, 1st Edition

    By Ernest Morrell

    Critical Literacy and Urban Youth offers an interrogation of critical theory developed from the author’s work with young people in classrooms, neighborhoods, and institutions of power. Through cases, an articulated process, and a theory of literacy education and social change, Morrell extends the…

    Paperback – 2007-12-10
    Language, Culture, and Teaching Series

  • Teaching Authentic Language Arts in a Test-Driven Era

    1st Edition

    By Arthur T. Costigan

    Most pre-service education students are enthusiastic about the progressive, constructivist, and student-centered theory and practice advocated in many teacher education programs and by the National Council of Teachers of English. Yet in actual day-to-day practice, teachers often have trouble…

    Paperback – 2007-10-31
    Transforming Teaching

  • Active Assessment in English

    Thinking Learning and Assessment In English, 1st Edition

    By Brenda Keogh, John Dabell, Stuart Naylor

    Everybody seems to be talking about Assessment for Learning. This book shows you how to do it. The thinking behind the highly influential ‘Assessment for Learning’ approach is translated into usable and practical strategies for all those teaching literacy in primary and secondary classrooms. The…

    Paperback – 2007-07-12

  • Teaching Reading in the Secondary Schools

    1st Edition

    By Geoff Dean

    Being able to read well is one of the most important literacy requirements in our society. It is fundamental to almost all secondary school subjects and the English programme in particular. The new Key Stage 3 focus on teaching reading compels us to find exciting ways to engage young people with…

    Paperback – 2005-07-06
    David Fulton Publishers

  • Teaching Character Education through Literature

    Awakening the Moral Imagination in Secondary Classrooms, 1st Edition

    By Karen Bohlin

    This book shows how secondary and post-secondary teachers can help students become more responsive to the ethical themes and questions that emerge from the narratives they study. It helps teachers to integrate character education into the classroom by focusing on a variety of ways&…

    Paperback – 2005-05-05

  • Improving Low-Reading Ages in the Secondary School

    Practical Strategies for Learning Support, 1st Edition

    By Paul Blum

    This highly practical guide shows how learning support teachers and assistants can work effectively with secondary school pupils who are struggling with their reading. It relates directly to the working practices of teachers, steering them through issues such as: assessing the low-age reader…

    Paperback – 2004-04-15

  • Issues in Teaching Using ICT

    1st Edition

    By Marilyn Leask

    Written for student teachers learning to teach in primary and secondary schools and newly qualified teachers, this book has been designed to engage with a wide range of issues related to ICT teaching. It presents key debates that teachers will need to understand, reflect on and engage in as part of…

    Paperback – 2001-03-22
    Issues in Teaching Series

  • English Teachers - The Unofficial Guide

    Researching the Philosophies of English Teachers, 1st Edition

    By Bethan Marshall

    Bethan Marshall traces the competing traditions of English teaching and considers their relevance to the current debate through an analysis of English teachers' views about themselves and their subject. The findings are based on a highly original research method in which teachers were asked to…

    Paperback – 2000-11-23

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