New and upcoming releases

  1. Learning Behaviours: A Practical Guide to Self-Regulation in the Early Years

    Learning Behaviours: A Practical Guide to Self-Regulation in the Early Years

    Sue Cowley looks at the way that behaviour develops during the earliest years of a child's life, exploring how babies and young children learn behaviours and move from co-regulation to self-regulation. Learn More
    £15.00
  2. The Running the Room Companion: Issues in classroom management and strategies to deal with them

    The Running the Room Companion: Issues in classroom management and strategies to deal with them

    In Running the Room: The Teacher's Guide to Behaviour, Tom Bennett rewrote the book on behaviour management, and outlined the psychology and dynamics underpinning student habits. In this companion, he goes into more detail about how to apply those principles to the classroom. Learn More
    £12.00
  3. Retrieval Practice 2: Implementing, embedding & reflecting

    Retrieval Practice 2: Implementing, embedding & reflecting

    After the success of Retrieval Practice: Research & Resources for every classroom, Kate Jones takes the discussion further, going beyond the background, basics, and benefits of this strategy. This book focuses on the effective implementation of retrieval practice to support both teachers and leaders. Learn More
    £10.00
  4. Addressing Educational Disadvantage in Schools and Colleges: The Essex Way

    Addressing Educational Disadvantage in Schools and Colleges: The Essex Way

    The genesis for this book, and the strategy within it, is a longstanding commitment from Essex County Council to improve the life chances and life choices of disadvantaged pupils being educated in Essex.

    The purpose of the book is to set out a strategic, evidence-informed approach with pupils, families, teachers, leaders, system leaders and wider agencies which puts learners first.

    This approach is rooted in best practice. It centres on improving the day to day learning experiences of disadvantaged pupils, leading to better long term choice and opportunity.

    Unity Schools Partnership and Essex County Council hope it will support efforts to address the impact of socio-economic disadvantage on learning in schools and colleges nationally.

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    £12.00
  5. Teaching Math With Examples

    Teaching Math With Examples

    Maths teacher Michael Pershan presents a selection of practical ideas for effective mathematics teaching. The ideas are presented with examples and backed up by research. Learn More
    £14.00
  6. Knowledge Quiz: A-level Chemistry

    Knowledge Quiz: A-level Chemistry

    This edition of the Knowledge Quiz series will help students to effectively drill the essential facts necessary for success in A-level Chemistry.

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    £8.00
  7. Letter to My NQT Self

    Letter to My NQT Self

    Written by the Academy Transformation Trust family and friends, this book is a collection of letters by teachers to their ‘NQT self.’ In their letters, teachers recount tales of successes and challenges in their first year of teaching, offering practical tips to support new teachers to thrive in your early years of teaching.

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    £14.00
  8. Retrieval Practice: Resource Guide: Ideas & activities for the classroom

    Retrieval Practice: Resource Guide: Ideas & activities for the classroom

    As part of the successful and popular Retrieval Practice collection by Kate Jones, this practical resource guide is the go-to guide for a wide range of retrieval practice tasks that teachers can use in their classrooms.

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    £8.00
  9. The Magic in the Space Between: How a unique mentoring programme is transforming women's leadership

    The Magic in the Space Between: How a unique mentoring programme is transforming women's leadership

    Responding to a challenge posed by independent and state school leaders, Ian Wigston put together a team of experienced leaders from business, the public sector and the military to enable nearly a hundred women to explore their potential for school leadership. Learn More
    £14.00
  10. Shimamura’s MARGE Model of Learning in Action

    Shimamura’s MARGE Model of Learning in Action

    This book, the latest in the In Action series, aims to bring Shimamura's MARGE model to life with case studies written by practising teachers, and examples taken from classrooms. Taking each of the principles of MARGE in turn, this practical guide helps all teachers better understand how they can develop their practice and improve the impact they have with the students they teach.

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    £10.00
  11. The Research-informed Teaching Revolution – Early Years

    The Research-informed Teaching Revolution – Early Years

    Drawing on the wisdom of those at the top of their game, this book intends to provide a practical handbook for EYs practitioner and leaders that can help make the research use revolution a reality.

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    £15.00
  12. A Pedagogy of Purpose: Classical Wisdom for the Modern Classroom

    A Pedagogy of Purpose: Classical Wisdom for the Modern Classroom

    Gary Keogh argues that the education system has lost its way. Using many real classroom examples, Keogh provides a new way forward, demonstrating how insights from classical philosophy can have a positive influence on crucial issues in education.

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    £15.00
  13. The Good Parent Educator: What every parent should know about their children's education

    The Good Parent Educator: What every parent should know about their children's education

    The Good Parent Educator provides the tools that will turn excessive parenting into effective learning. Whether it is helping children learn to read or revise, engaging with teachers, paying for private tutors, choosing a school, or deciding which degree or apprenticeship to apply for, this is the must-have expert guide.

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    £12.00
  14. Organise Ideas: Thinking by Hand, Extending the Mind

    Organise Ideas: Thinking by Hand, Extending the Mind

    The purpose of this book is to help teachers organise ideas through the use of graphic organisers.

    Over 50 teachers reveal how they use graphic organisers in their teaching, across the full age range and curriculum. A further section demonstrates how to use these word-diagrams most effectively by partnering them with other teaching strategies.

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    £18.00
  15. Capstone: Inquiry & Action at School

    Capstone: Inquiry & Action at School

    AVAILABLE FOR PRE-ORDER: PUBLISHED SEPTEMBER 20, 2021

    Written by teachers for teachers, Capstone contains ready-to-implement materials derived from decades of experience in the classroom. The authors share authentic narratives of failure and success to encourage teachers who are engaged in the risks and rewards of deep learning.

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    £16.00
  16. Wiliam & Leahy's Five Formative Assessment Strategies in Action

    Wiliam & Leahy's Five Formative Assessment Strategies in Action

    Written under the guidance and with the support of Dylan Wiliam, Kate Jones writes about five formative assessment strategies in action in the classroom. Building on the highly successful work of Wiliam and Siobhan Leahy, ideas are shared and misconceptions with formative assessment are addressed with lots of practical advice.

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    £10.00
  17. Teach to the Top: Aiming High for Every Learner

    Teach to the Top: Aiming High for Every Learner

    Teach to the Top is a research-informed guide to aspirational teaching, focusing on how embedding higher-level knowledge in the classroom empowers students to succeed and to enjoy learning.

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    £15.00
  18. Huh: Curriculum conversations between subject and senior leaders

    Huh: Curriculum conversations between subject and senior leaders

    Mary Myatt and John Tomsett discuss each of the national curriculum subjects with a subject leader, providing an insight into how they go about ensuring that knowledge, understanding and skills are developed over time, how they talk about the quality of the schemes in their departments and the support they would welcome from senior leaders.

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    £15.00
  19. The Teaching Delusion 3: Power Up Your Pedagogy

    The Teaching Delusion 3: Power Up Your Pedagogy

    The Teaching Delusion 3: Power-up Your Pedagogy has been written to address the issue of teachers receiving poor feedback in our schools. As a self-improvement and coaching resource, it is essential reading for all teachers and school leaders.

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    £15.00
  20. The Teaching Delusion 2: Teaching Strikes Back

    The Teaching Delusion 2: Teaching Strikes Back

    The Teaching Delusion 2: Teaching Strikes Back will give teachers and school leaders the supportive shake-up they need, helping them to abandon practices that aren’t making the difference they should be, and to focus on the things that will really make the biggest difference to students in our schools.

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    £15.00
  21. Dancing with Discomfort: A framework for noticing, naming, and navigating our in-between moments

    Dancing with Discomfort: A framework for noticing, naming, and navigating our in-between moments

    Based on sound research and data, this book offers names and faces for the feelings, thoughts, and reactions in the many transitions in our life. It includes a framework to learn to stay in these transitions, embrace dissonance, and leverage these moments of discovery. Learn More
    £15.00
  22. The Amazing Power of Networks: A (research-informed) choose your own destiny book

    The Amazing Power of Networks: A (research-informed) choose your own destiny book

    The aim of the book is to show how we can take charge of our networks, in order to improve our chances of doing well in life, whatever our background. In particular, the book provides cutting-edge insights that readers can deploy to help make things better for themselves, their families and their wider communities.

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    £15.00
  23. Digital Children: A Guide for Adults

    Digital Children: A Guide for Adults

    AVAILABLE FOR PRE-ORDER: PUBLISHED OCTOBER 15,2021

    Two leading experts on digital childhoods explore the realities of growing up online in the 21st century. They provide an informative and accessible guide to the issues young people face today, based on the latest research and scholarship. They also expose the many ways the child safeguarding industry means well, but often gets things very wrong.

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    £15.00
  24. The Next Big Thing in School Improvement

    The Next Big Thing in School Improvement

    The Next Big Thing in School Improvement brings together the unique perspectives of a policy analyst, a headteacher, and a classroom teacher, to explain why it is that the school system often resists our attempts to improve it. This is a book about educational fads, why they arise, and how we might learn to live with them.

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    £15.00
  25. The 21st Century School Library: A Model for Innovative Teaching & Learning

    The 21st Century School Library: A Model for Innovative Teaching & Learning

    This book takes an in-depth look at the paradigm-shifting work that school libraries are doing to advance student learning, professional development, and school-wide engagement. It explains how library-led, forward-thinking initiatives can guide all educators – teachers and administrators alike – toward transformative educational practices.

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    £15.00
  26. The Juggling Act: How to juggle leadership and life

    The Juggling Act: How to juggle leadership and life

    Professor Toby Salt has worked in some of the hardest, most stress-inducing jobs in the wider education space, as well as juggling a large family. The Juggling Act gives leaders in education and the wider public sector clear advice about how to manage the constant juggling act of professional and personal life.

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    £15.00
  27. Teaching Secondary Science: A Complete Guide

    Teaching Secondary Science: A Complete Guide

    In Teaching Secondary Science: A Complete Guide, Adam Boxer breaks down the complex art of teaching science into its component parts, providing a concrete and comprehensive set of evidence-informed steps to nurturing brilliant science students. Adam hopes that you find this book interesting, but his main aim is for you to find it useful.

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    £16.00
  28. The Digital Ecosystem: How to create a sustainable digital strategy for your school

    The Digital Ecosystem: How to create a sustainable digital strategy for your school

    The Digital Ecosystem will take you on a journey to develop your own sustainable digital strategy – one that is right for your school and yours alone, acknowledging that every school is different, just like every child.

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    £15.00
  29. The Caring Teacher: How to make a positive difference in the classroom

    The Caring Teacher: How to make a positive difference in the classroom

    AVAILABLE FOR PRE-ORDER: PUBLISHED DECEMBER 1, 2021

    Whether you’re new to the profession or an experienced practitioner, teaching can be the most rewarding career imaginable but it has never been more demanding. This book is filled with practical advice relating to pastoral care and classroom management, with a firm focus on building effective relationships.

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    £15.00
  30. The Writing Game: 50 Evidence-Informed Writing Activities for GCSE and A Level

    The Writing Game: 50 Evidence-Informed Writing Activities for GCSE and A Level

    AVAILABLE FOR PRE-ORDER: PUBLISHED DECEMBER 3, 2021

    The Writing Game provides a practical toolkit for teachers looking to help their pupils to write their way into the top grades, offering a menu of engaging lesson activities that can be modified to suit any subject context. Includes activities covering modelling, practice, and feedback.

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    £15.00
  31. The Teaching Life: Professional Learning and Career Progression

    The Teaching Life: Professional Learning and Career Progression

    AVAILABLE FOR PRE-ORDER: PUBLISHED DECEMBER 6, 2021

    Education doesn’t stand still, so being a good teacher means being in a constant state of evolution. How do we achieve this? Covering the latest developments in professional learning, Kate Jones and Robin Macpherson explore the massive changes that the global pandemic has brought, seeing it as a paradigm shift with manifest opportunities.

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    £15.00
  32. Leadership: Being, Knowing, Doing

    Leadership: Being, Knowing, Doing

    AVAILABLE FOR PRE-ORDER: PUBLISHED DECEMBER 13, 2021

    Stephen Tierney seeks to help leaders explore their own capabilities and potential. Leadership can be learnt. The three Ways – Being, Knowing and Doing – represent a mirror to help leaders reflect upon and improve their practice. In turn, current leaders are called upon to accept the responsibility to grow the leaders of the future.

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    £15.00