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Professional aspects of teaching and school administrators.

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  • Modern Times?by Martin Lawn

    Taylor and Francis 2005; US$ 68.95

    This is an account of modern since the 1930s teaching. The book examines changes in teaching, past policy, and new policies introduced since the 1988 Education Act. In the context of market-led education replacing a public education system, the book looks at the impact of: the end of collective bargaining; the beginning of performance-related pay;... more...

  • Inside Secrets to Finding a Teaching Jobby Clyde Bryan; Jack Warner

    JIST Publishing 2006; US$ 12.95

    A crisis has developed in the world of teaching: There is a dire shortage of teacher candidates in our country. According to a report released by the National Education Association (NEA), the United States has approximately 3 million classroom teachers. However, more than 2 million new teachers will be needed in the coming years, and not that many... more...

  • The Practice-Based Educatorby Vinette Cross; Lynne Caladine; Jane Morris; Ros Hilton; Helen Bristow; Ann Moore

    Wiley 2006; US$ 81.99

    Designed for all those involved in education within the practice-based setting, this book encourages the reader to become involved in their own personal development as a practice-based educator through reflection on their own practice. The reader is encouraged to generate and organise evidence of their own Continuing Professional Development (CPD)... more...

  • Exiles from Edenby Mark R. Schwehn

    Oxford University Press 1992; US$ 34.99

    This essay argues that Max Weber and his contemporaries led higher education astray by stressing research - the making and transmitting of knowledge - at the expense of teaching moral character. The author calls instead for an education "spiritually grounded in and for thoughtfulness". more...

  • How to Help Beginning Teachers Succeed, 2nd Editionby Stephen P. Gordon; Susan Maxey

    ASCD 1991; US$ 13.95

    Nearly half of the beginning teachers in the United States drop out of teaching within the first seven years. Understanding why those teachers leave and identifying the needs of new teachers are key to addressing the attrition rates of a school?s staff and those of educators across the United States. more...

  • Teacher-Centered Professional Developmentby Gabriel Diaz-Maggioli

    ASCD 2004; US$ 25.95

    This book provides teachers with researchbased suggestions for designing and implementing collaborative professional development strategies in schools. more...

  • The Ethical Teacherby Elizabeth Campbell

    McGraw-Hill Education 2007; US$ 47.00

    This book presents the concept of ethical knowledge as it is revealed, as it is challenged, and as it may be used in schools. The book combines empirical expressions of teachers' beliefs and practices with a discussion of the connections between the moral dimensions of schooling and applied professional ethics in teaching:. Ethical knowledge relies... more...

  • The Essential Career Guide to Becoming a Middle and High School Teacherby Robert W. Maloy; Irving Seidman

    Greenwood Publishing Group 1999; US$ 97.00

    A step-by-step guide to preparation, certification, and employment as a middle or high school teacher. The authors provide guidance on issues including: making the decision to teach; assessing the differences between middle and high schools; and understanding alternative pathways to certification. more...

  • Revealing the Invisibleby Sherry Marx

    Routledge 2006; US$ 29.95

    Examines and confronts the passive and often unconscious racism of White teacher education students, offering a critical tool in the effort to make education more equitable. more...

  • Qualities of Effective Teachersby James H. Stronge

    ASCD 2007; US$ 25.95

    The 2nd edition of this authoritative book updates the research base and extends its applications to teachers who work with at-risk and high-ability students, emphasizing how teachers can control their own preparation, personality, and practices to influence student achievement. more...