Defying Disaffection

How Schools are Winning the Hearts and Minds of Reluctant Students

  • Reva Klein
Disaffection is endemic in education systems in the west. But, certain educationalists have taken radical steps, changing schools to meet the needs of their at risk pupils.
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How Schools are Winning the Hearts and Minds of Reluctant Students

  • Reva Klein
Disaffection is endemic in education systems in the west. But, certain educationalists have taken radical steps, changing schools to meet the needs of their at risk pupils.

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Bullying in Schools

  • Delwyn P. Tattum
  • David A. Lane
The solutions offered independently by the contributors challenge the stereotype assumptions about bullies and victims and are essentially practical, suggesting strategies for establishing an ethos by which schools can become safe places for pupils, parents and teachers.
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  • Delwyn P. Tattum
  • David A. Lane
The solutions offered independently by the contributors challenge the stereotype assumptions about bullies and victims and are essentially practical, suggesting strategies for establishing an ethos by which schools can become safe places for pupils, parents and teachers.

Price: £18.99

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Building a Creative School

Dynamic Approaches to School Development

  • Pat Cochrane
  • Mike Cockett
Shows how creativity can be an approach to and an ethos for almost all aspects of school life and management. Containing examples and case studies, this book examines organisation, leadership, approaches to teaching and learning, curriculum design, assessment for learning, professional development, and partnerships.
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Dynamic Approaches to School Development

  • Pat Cochrane
  • Mike Cockett
Shows how creativity can be an approach to and an ethos for almost all aspects of school life and management. Containing examples and case studies, this book examines organisation, leadership, approaches to teaching and learning, curriculum design, assessment for learning, professional development, and partnerships.

Price: £20.99

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Aspe Papers: Managing Education in Small Primary Schools: No 4

  • Maurice Galton
One of a series of policy-oriented position papers on primary education, from the Association for the Study of Primary Education this book examines evidence about the delivery of the curriculum in small schools, and discusses the implications for management.
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  • Maurice Galton
One of a series of policy-oriented position papers on primary education, from the Association for the Study of Primary Education this book examines evidence about the delivery of the curriculum in small schools, and discusses the implications for management.

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Learning Mentors in Schools

Policy and Practice

  • Leora Cruddas
The case studies in this book show that learning mentors are indispensable to supporting school improvement. Thirty five studies of best practice included in it, illustrate the day to day experience of learning mentors, and how they improve children’s learning, participation, personal development and well-being.
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Policy and Practice

  • Leora Cruddas
The case studies in this book show that learning mentors are indispensable to supporting school improvement. Thirty five studies of best practice included in it, illustrate the day to day experience of learning mentors, and how they improve children’s learning, participation, personal development and well-being.

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Leadership

Shaping the Future

  • Don Hooper
In the Lord Alexander Memorial Lecture for 2001, Don Hooper, President of the American association of School Administrators, describes how making decisions about education policy and provision needs to be based on data about the educational progress of every single child. In a state where 65 languages are spoken, the aim must be to develop in students both competence and character.
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Shaping the Future

  • Don Hooper
In the Lord Alexander Memorial Lecture for 2001, Don Hooper, President of the American association of School Administrators, describes how making decisions about education policy and provision needs to be based on data about the educational progress of every single child. In a state where 65 languages are spoken, the aim must be to develop in students both competence and character.

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Values and Leadership

  • Anne Gold
Many conflicting demands are made on school leaders in the twenty-first century, and there is an expectation of fast responses to those demands. This book is written for leadership practitioners and those who work with them, in order to encourage values-led responses to conflicting and tumultuous pressures.
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  • Anne Gold
Many conflicting demands are made on school leaders in the twenty-first century, and there is an expectation of fast responses to those demands. This book is written for leadership practitioners and those who work with them, in order to encourage values-led responses to conflicting and tumultuous pressures.

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The Use of Value Added Information in Judging School Performance

  • Harvey Goldstein
  • Pan Huiqi
  • Terry Rath
  • Nigel Hill
This publication offers results of research into whether simpler, more readily available information (‘proxy measures’) would produce sounder comparisons than a value added analysis which adjusts raw data to take account of pupils’ achievement at the time they entered a school.
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  • Harvey Goldstein
  • Pan Huiqi
  • Terry Rath
  • Nigel Hill
This publication offers results of research into whether simpler, more readily available information (‘proxy measures’) would produce sounder comparisons than a value added analysis which adjusts raw data to take account of pupils’ achievement at the time they entered a school.

Price: £13.95

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Urban Pioneers

Leading the Way Ahead: First lessons from the leadership on the front-line project

  • Kathryn Riley
  • Tom Hesketh
  • Sean Rafferty
  • Paula Taylor-Moore
This book raises many policy issues and offers practical tools which can support school leaders in making greater sense of their community context, and some of the practical challenges they face.
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Leading the Way Ahead: First lessons from the leadership on the front-line project

  • Kathryn Riley
  • Tom Hesketh
  • Sean Rafferty
  • Paula Taylor-Moore
This book raises many policy issues and offers practical tools which can support school leaders in making greater sense of their community context, and some of the practical challenges they face.

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Truancy

Can schools improve attendance?

  • Susan Hallam
This paper examines the causes and effects of truancy and discusses how school attendance can be improved.
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Can schools improve attendance?

  • Susan Hallam
This paper examines the causes and effects of truancy and discusses how school attendance can be improved.

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