Trust in Education

Truths and Values

  • Jerome Satterthwaite
  • Heather Piper
  • Pat Sikes
  • Simon Webster
Examines the nature and role of trust in contemporary culture. Is it safe for learners – the children and adults in the world of contemporary education – to trust their teachers to care, and to tell the truth? And can teachers trust their managers and institutional practices? Volume 8 of the DPR series, Discourse, Power, Resistance.
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Truths and Values

  • Jerome Satterthwaite
  • Heather Piper
  • Pat Sikes
  • Simon Webster
Examines the nature and role of trust in contemporary culture. Is it safe for learners – the children and adults in the world of contemporary education – to trust their teachers to care, and to tell the truth? And can teachers trust their managers and institutional practices? Volume 8 of the DPR series, Discourse, Power, Resistance.

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Teachers Under Siege

  • Sandra Leaton Gray
Examining the role of teachers in the knowledge-based economy, this book argues that they are being presented with an impossible task: they are expected to educate ‘youth’ within organisational structures that are outdated and frustrating. It is useful for students of education and teachers interested in their professional survival.
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  • Sandra Leaton Gray
Examining the role of teachers in the knowledge-based economy, this book argues that they are being presented with an impossible task: they are expected to educate ‘youth’ within organisational structures that are outdated and frustrating. It is useful for students of education and teachers interested in their professional survival.

Price: £20.99

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Supply Teachers’ Survival Guide

  • Glen Segell
Supply teachers are increasingly essential to the education system, yet they all too rarely receive adequate support or specific training. Here experienced supply teacher Glen Segall provides a practical handbook covering all those things that he wished he’d been told when he started.
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  • Glen Segell
Supply teachers are increasingly essential to the education system, yet they all too rarely receive adequate support or specific training. Here experienced supply teacher Glen Segall provides a practical handbook covering all those things that he wished he’d been told when he started.

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The Rabbit’s Laid an Egg, Miss!

Life as a London Headteacher

  • Mike Kent
A collection of the author’s columns, in which he writes about not just things that make him mad but also the funny side of school life: a Butler sink full of unwashed mugs, challenging parents, a maverick fire alarm and the father who tried to enrol his three month old daughter in the Reception class.
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Life as a London Headteacher

  • Mike Kent
A collection of the author’s columns, in which he writes about not just things that make him mad but also the funny side of school life: a Butler sink full of unwashed mugs, challenging parents, a maverick fire alarm and the father who tried to enrol his three month old daughter in the Reception class.

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Professional Ethics and the Teacher

Towards a General Teachers’ Council

  • Meryl Thompson
Written in association with members of the General Teachers’ Council, this text explores the key ethical and professional issues that have to be solved before a council can exist – and the answers that are being found.
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Towards a General Teachers’ Council

  • Meryl Thompson
Written in association with members of the General Teachers’ Council, this text explores the key ethical and professional issues that have to be solved before a council can exist – and the answers that are being found.

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New Teachers in an Urban Comprehensive School

Learning in Partnership

  • Ruth Heilbronn
  • Crispin Jones
This work examines the issue of how beginning teachers should be prepared for working in urban comprehensive schools. Focusing on one successful urban comprehensive, and written by teachers in the school, it gives an insight into the debate about the effectiveness of such schools.
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Learning in Partnership

  • Ruth Heilbronn
  • Crispin Jones
This work examines the issue of how beginning teachers should be prepared for working in urban comprehensive schools. Focusing on one successful urban comprehensive, and written by teachers in the school, it gives an insight into the debate about the effectiveness of such schools.

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Marginality and Difference in Education and Beyond

  • Michael Reiss
  • Renee DePalma
  • Elizabeth Atkinson
A collection that brings together analyses from educational contexts around the world of the ways in which notions of identity and difference, belonging and exclusion are constructed within and beyond the context of education. It is suitable for academics, for students working at masters level and above, and for educational professionals.
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  • Michael Reiss
  • Renee DePalma
  • Elizabeth Atkinson
A collection that brings together analyses from educational contexts around the world of the ways in which notions of identity and difference, belonging and exclusion are constructed within and beyond the context of education. It is suitable for academics, for students working at masters level and above, and for educational professionals.

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In Praise of Teachers

Identity, Equality and Education

  • Robin Richardson
In six topical lectures, Richardson pays tribute to teachers’ courage, commitment, imagination and energy, and defends them against the ill-informed and unfair attacks they have suffered from successive governments since 1988.
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Identity, Equality and Education

  • Robin Richardson
In six topical lectures, Richardson pays tribute to teachers’ courage, commitment, imagination and energy, and defends them against the ill-informed and unfair attacks they have suffered from successive governments since 1988.

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Exploring Creative Learning

  • Catherine McGill
  • Teri N’Guessan
  • Marion Rosen
Tells the story of a joyful journey embarked upon by two primary schools. This book shows how the diversity of needs in their community compelled the schools to devise ways to equip children effectively for the challenges of the 21st century, and how the schools evolved innovative and creative strategies for inspiring children in their learning.
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  • Catherine McGill
  • Teri N’Guessan
  • Marion Rosen
Tells the story of a joyful journey embarked upon by two primary schools. This book shows how the diversity of needs in their community compelled the schools to devise ways to equip children effectively for the challenges of the 21st century, and how the schools evolved innovative and creative strategies for inspiring children in their learning.

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The Crisis in Teacher Supply

Research and Strategies for Retention

  • Ian Menter
  • Merryn Hutchings
  • Alistair Ross
Maintaining the supply of teachers to schools is a challenge for the governments of many countries. This text offers analyses of a number of projects designed to improve recruitment into the teaching profession in England, showing which are effective and why.
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Research and Strategies for Retention

  • Ian Menter
  • Merryn Hutchings
  • Alistair Ross
Maintaining the supply of teachers to schools is a challenge for the governments of many countries. This text offers analyses of a number of projects designed to improve recruitment into the teaching profession in England, showing which are effective and why.

Price: £20.99

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