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  • The Mathematics That Every Secondary School Math Teacher Needs to Knowby Alan Sultan; Alice F. Artzt

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 110.95

    Designed to help pre-service and in-service teachers gain the knowledge they need to facilitate students' understanding, competency, and interest in mathematics, the revised and updated Second Edition of this popular text and resource bridges the gap between the mathematics learned in college and the mathematics taught in secondary schools. Highlighting... more...

  • Reading with Patrickby Michelle Kuo

    Random House Publishing Group 2017; US$ 27.00

    A memoir of race, inequality, and the power of literature told through the life-changing friendship between an idealistic young teacher and her gifted student, jailed for murder in the Mississippi Delta Recently graduated from Harvard University, Michelle Kuo arrived in the rural town of Helena, Arkansas, as a Teach for America volunteer, bursting... more...

  • Teaching Sociology Successfullyby Andrew B. Jones

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 44.95

    Teaching Sociology Successfully is a comprehensive guide to teaching, learning and delivering sociology, not only with success but with confidence. Carefully combing insightful anecdotes and practical ideas with key theoretical concepts on planning, learning styles and assessment, this book is an essential tool for both new and experienced teachers... more...

  • Catholic High Schools and Minority Studentsby Andrew M. Greeley

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 44.95

    The number of minority students, many of them not Catholic, who have enrolled in Catholic secondary schools is substantial. Since it is reasonable to assume that the cost of tuition in such schools is considerable for a minority family, the phenomenon suggests that parents in these families believe that their children will obtain a better education... more...

  • Teaching Music Differentlyby Tim Cain; Joanna Cursley

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 53.95

    Teaching Music Differently explores what music teachers do and why. It offers insightful analysis of eight in-depth studies of teachers in a range of settings – the early years, a special school, primary and secondary schools, a college, a prison, a conservatoire and a community choir – and demonstrates that pedagogy is not simply the delivery of... more...

  • Rhetoric, Embodiment, and the Ethos of Surveillanceby Jennifer Young

    Lexington Books 2017; US$ 85.00

    Hyper-secure school buildings, surveillance cameras, and lockdown drills are taking a toll on students in American high schools, and they don’t guarantee safety. This book discusses how we’ve ended up where we are and suggests that rhetoric and empathy can be employed in ways that render schools safer than technological security measures do. more...

  • Starting Drama Teachingby Mike Fleming

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 32.95

    Why teach drama? How can a newcomer teach drama successfully? How do we recognize quality in drama? Starting Drama Teaching is a comprehensive guide to the teaching of drama in schools. Exploring the aims and purposes of drama, it provides an insight into the theoretical perspectives that underpin practice alongside activities, example lesson... more...

  • From Texting to Teachingby Jeremy Hyler; Troy Hicks

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 34.95

    Don’t blame technology for poor student grammar; instead, use technology intentionally to reach students and actually improve their writing! In this practical book, bestselling authors Jeremy Hyler and Troy Hicks reveal how digital tools and social media – a natural part of students’ lives – can make grammar instruction more authentic, relevant, and... more...

  • Developing Literacy in the Secondary Classroomby Georgina Barton; Gary Woolley

    SAGE Publications 2017; US$ 26.00

    This textbook for pre-service teachers gives pragmatic guidance on the major aspects of literacy teaching, as well as how to draw insight from research and apply it in diverse classrooms. more...

  • Explaining and Exploring Mathematicsby Christian Puritz

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 35.95

    Explaining and Exploring Mathematics is designed to help you teach key mathematical concepts in a fun and engaging way by developing the confidence that is vital for teachers. This practical guide focuses on improving students’ mathematical understanding, rather than just training them for exams. Covering many aspects of the secondary mathematics... more...