Education

The Gift of Dyslexia

Ronald D. Davis, Eldon M. Braun

NZD $55.00

In this exciting book, Davis shares the startling discovery he made which helped him overcome his own dyslexia; reveals how dyslexia may be linked to uncommonly high levels of intelligence, creativity, and imagination; and outlines a clear and simple plan that anyone can use to help themselves or others conquer this all-too-common disability.

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Teaching the Screen

Michael Anderson and Miranda Jefferson

Format: Paperback

NZD $45.00

A new way of teaching digital storytelling in schools - a guide for teachers that shows how to bring together film appreciation and film and video production in the secondary school classroom.

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School Choice

Craig Campbell Helen Proctor Geoffrey Sherington

Format: Paperback

NZD $36.99

Explores the dilemmas many parents face when choosing a school for their children, and the impact of the growing gap between public and private schools on families, schools and the community.

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The Literacy Wars

Ilana Snyder

Format: Paperback

NZD $36.99

Is there a crisis in literacy education in Australia? Or are claims our children are being taught by methods that don't work just a beat up by political conservatives? The Literacy Wars cuts through the passionate claims and counterclaims to explain what's happening in our classrooms and why they've become a battleground.

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Teaching Boys

Amanda Keddie Martin Mills

Format: Paperback

NZD $39.99

Bridges the gap between theory and practice to offer a practical and sustainable framework for teaching boys in classrooms of all levels.

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Art of Teaching Primary Science

Edited by Vaille Dawson and Grady Venville

Format: Paperback

NZD $55.00

An innovative and practical introduction to teaching science to primary students.

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Student Behaviour

Louise Porter

Format: Paperback

NZD $59.99

A fully updated edition of this authoritative and widely-used text on managing students' behaviour in primary and secondary schools.

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Rethinking Middle Years

Victoria Carrington

Format: Paperback

NZD $39.99

Carrington challenges current conceptions of middle years schooling, arguing that educators need to take more account of the experiences of 10-14 year olds in a digitalised, consumer-driven world.

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Teachers and Schooling Making A Difference

Debra Hayes, Martin Mills, Pam Christie and Bob Lingard

NZD $45.00

Drawing on one of the largest studies of primary and secondary classrooms ever undertaken in Australia, the authors explain how teachers and schools can refocus on the classroom strategies that make a real difference to learning outcomes.

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Beginning Reading

Yola Center

Format: Paperback

NZD $49.99

A systematic, research-based guide to teaching reading in the first three years of school. It is designed to ensure that teachers are able to work with 'at risk' or 'reluctant' readers as effectively as those children for whom reading seems to come naturally.

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