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  • Free-Range Kids, How to Raise Safe, Self-Reliant Children (Without Going Nuts with Worry)

    by Lenore Skenazy

    FREE RANGE KIDS has become a national movement, sparked by the incredible response to Lenore Skenazy?s piece about allowing her 9-year-old ride the subway alone in NYC. Parent groups argued about it, bloggers, blogged, spouses became uncivil with each other, and the media jumped all over it. A lot of parents today, Skenazy says, see no difference between letting their kids walk to school and ... Read more

    $18.99 AUD

  • The Absorbent Mind

    by Maria Montessori

    Maria Montessori was an Italian physician and educator best known for the philosophy of education that bears her name, and her writing on scientific pedagogy. Her educational method is in use today in public and private schools throughout the world. In 1947 she returned to India and gave courses in Adyar and Ahmedabad. These courses led to the book The Absorbent Mind, in which Montessori described ... Read more

    $3.06 AUD

  • The Unschooling Handbook

    How to Use the Whole World As Your Child's Classroom

    by Mary Griffith

    series Prima Home Learning Library
    To Unschoolers, Learning Is As Natural As BreathingDid you know that a growing percentage of home schoolers are becoming unschoolers? The unschooling movement is founded on the principle that children learn best when they pursue their own natural curiosities and interests. Without bells, schedules, and rules about what to do and when, the knowledge they gain through mindful living and exploration ... Read more

    $18.58 AUD

  • Teaching As a Subversive Activity

    A No-Holds-Barred Assault on Outdated Teaching Methods-with Dramatic and Practical Proposals on How Education Can Be Made Relevant to Today's World

    by Neil Postman

    A no-holds-barred assault on outdated teaching methods—with dramatic and practical proposals on how education can be made relevant to today's world.Praise for Teaching As a Subversive Activity“A healthy dose of Postman and Weingartner is a good thing: if they make even a dent in the pious . . . American classroom, the book will be worthwhile.”—New York Times Book Review“Teaching and knowledge are ... Read more

    $17.04 AUD

  • Mindful Teaching and Teaching Mindfulness

    A Guide for Anyone Who Teaches Anything

    by Deborah Schoeberlein David and 2 more

    Author Deborah Schoeberlein pioneers the practical application of mindfulness in education. By showing teachers how to tune into what's happening, inside and around them, she offers fresh, straightforward approaches to training attention and generating caring both in and outside of the classroom. Mindful Teaching and Teaching Mindfulness emphasizes how the teacher's personal familiarity with ... Read more

    $9.99 AUD

  • EFT: EFT Tapping Scripts & Solutions To An Abundant YOU: 10 Simple DIY Experiences To Prove That Your Mind Creates Your Life!

    by Janet Evans

    Tapping is one of the fastest and easiest ways to address both the emotional and physical problems that tend to hamper our lives. Using the energy meridians of the body, practitioners tap on specific points while focusing on particular negative emotions or physical sensations. The tapping helps calm the nervous system to restore the balance of energy in the body, and in turn rewire the brain to ... Read more

    $6.92 AUD

  • Hacking School Discipline

    9 Ways to Create a Culture of Empathy and Responsibility Using Restorative Justice

    by Nathan Maynard and 1 more

    series Hack Learning Series #22
    Eliminate old-school punishments and create a community of responsible, productive learnersAre you or your teachers frustrated with carrots and sticks, detention rooms, and suspension--antiquated school discipline practices that simply do not work with the students entering our classrooms today? Our kids have complex needs, and we must empower and embrace them with restorative practices that not ... Read more

    $10.11 AUD

  • Jumpstart! Literacy

    Key Stage 2/3 Literacy Games

    by Pie Corbett

    series Jumpstart
    This collection of simple to use, fun, multi-sensory games and creative lesson starters will jumpstart pupils enthusiasm for literacy learning. The `jumpstarts' cover:Warming up the word - spelling and word gamesSyntactic gymnastics - creating sentences and written styleGames to stimulate - talk, drama and writingQuickfire whiteboard starters - to stimulate the imagination.For use at Key Stages 2 ... Read more

    $32.22 AUD

  • Teaching Your Children Values

    by Richard Eyre and 1 more

    One of the greatest gifts you can give your children is a strong sense of personal values. Helping your children develop values such as honesty, self-reliance, and dependability is as important a part of their education asteaching them to read or how to cross the street safely. The values you teach your children are their best protection from the influences of peer pressure and the temptations of ... Read more

    $11.99 AUD

  • CTRL-SHIFT

    by Mike Bonifer and 1 more

    What kind of day are you having? Is it a ****ing day? Or is it a ****ing day? What are you going to do about it? Mike Bonifer and Jessie Shternshus, who teach companies around the world how to apply improvisation to business, have created 50 original improv games tailored to the kind of ****ing day you're having. From the bathroom to the board room, and every stop in between, this fun and engaging ... Read more

    $6.92 AUD

  • The Original Home Schooling Series

    by Charlotte Mason

    Charlotte Mason was a late nineteenth-century British educator whose ideas were far ahead of her time. She believed that children are born persons worthy of respect, rather than blank slates, and that it was better to feed their growing minds with living literature and vital ideas and knowledge, rather than dry facts and knowledge filtered and pre-digested by the teacher. Her method of education, ... Read more

    $3.06 AUD

  • Leaving to Learn

    How Out-of-School Learning Increases Student Engagement and Reduces Dropout Rates

    by Elliot Washor and 2 more

    In this provocative book, authors Washor and Mojkowski observe that beneath the worrisome levels of dropouts from our nations high school lurks a more insidious problem: student disengagement from school and from deep and productive learning. To keep students in school and engaged as productive learners through to graduation, schools must provide experiences in which all students do some of their ... Read more

    $15.34 AUD

  • The Homeschooling Handbook

    From Preschool to High School, A Parent's Guide to: Making the Decision; Discovering your child's learning style; Getting Started; Creating an Effective

    by Mary Griffith

    series Prima Home Learning Library
    Don't Even Think About Teaching Your Child at Home—Until You Read This BookDiscover why millions of parents are homeschooling their children. In this revised edition of her groundbreaking book, Mary Griffith tells you everything you need to know about the fastest-growing educational movement in the country, including:·When, why, and how to homeschool·Detailed learning ideas for the primary, middle ... Read more

    $20.12 AUD

  • Memory Palace One

    How to Build a Memory Palace, #1

    by Sjur Midttun

    series How to Build a Memory Palace #1
    This is book number one in the two-volume set "How to Build a Memory Palace"; a no-nonsense, practical guide on how to conceive and build memory palaces, and exactly how to feed them with information that you want to memorize.The book is full of examples, making it easier to understand. In the book, you will get the answer to many questions, including the following:What is a memory palace? How do ... Read more

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  • The Absorbent Mind

    With Linked Table of Contents

    by Maria Montessori

    The Absorbent Mind was Maria Montessori's most in-depth work on her educational theory, based on decades of scientific observation of children. Her view on children and their absorbent minds was a landmark departure from the educational model at the time. This book helped start a revolution in education. Since this book first appeared there have been both cognitive and neurological studies that ... Read more

    $2.19 AUD

  • Research Methods in Education

    by Louis Cohen and 2 more

    This thoroughly updated and extended eighth edition of the long-running bestseller Research Methods in Education covers the whole range of methods employed by educational research at all stages. Its five main parts cover: the context of educational research; research design; methodologies for educational research; methods of data collection; and data analysis and reporting. It continues to be the ... Read more

    $76.77 AUD

  • Innovate Inside the Box

    Empowering Learners Through UDL and the Innovator's Mindset

    by George Couros and 1 more

    In Innovate Inside the Box, George Couros and Katie Novak provide informed insight on creating purposeful learning opportunities for all students. By combining the power of the Innovator's Mindset and Universal Design for Learning (UDL), they empower educators to create opportunities that will benefit every learner. ... Read more

    $16.05 AUD

  • Teach Your Class Off

    The Real Rap Guide to Teaching

    by CJ Reynolds

    CJ REYNOLDS, well-known to the 45,000 subscribers to his YouTube channel, Real Rap with Reynolds, breaks down his methods for learning to teach outside your comfort zone, bringing real-world experiences into your students’ lives, using DJ skills to manage the classroom, and finding a way to make magic in your class despite diminishing resources. The refreshing honesty of Reynolds’s perspective ... Read more

    $16.05 AUD

  • The Fantastic Elastic Brain:

    by Betsy Schooley

    In 2004, after thirty-four years of teaching, Betsy Schooley retired from the classroom—but her own education didn’t end there. In the years that followed, she became fascinated with the study of brain plasticity—a pursuit partly inspired by her own diagnosis with ADHD—and an entirely new world opened to her. The brain, she learned, was an organ that had the capacity to adapt; with the right ... Read more

    $10.39 AUD

  • The Absorbent Mind (Rediscovered Books)

    With linked Table of Contents

    by Maria Montessori

    The Absorbent Mind was Maria Montessori's most in-depth work on her educational theory, based on decades of scientific observation of children. Her view on children and their absorbent minds was a landmark departure from the educational model at the time. This book helped start a revolution in education. Since this book first appeared there have been both cognitive and neurological studies that ... Read more

    $6.92 AUD

  • Prepping: Survival Basics

    by Tom Eckerd

    Prepping: Survival BasicsIn this book we lay the foundations for the average person to start prepping and to understand the survival basics. We cover some of the more critical aspects of prepping to help expedite the probability of your survival. This book will help jump start your education in prepping and survival in the quickest time possible.This book will also help you to better understand ... Read more

    $4.14 AUD

  • An Introduction to Steiner Education

    The Waldorf School

    by Francis Edmunds

    "To educate youth ... is to ennoble the mind, to fire the imagination, to fortify the will and to quicken initiative for life.' So writes Francis Edmunds in this inspiring, authoritative and popular introduction to Steiner (Waldorf) Education. Rudolf Steiner's educational system, well established and respected on the European continent, is gradually spreading internationally. Its radical ... Read more

    $11.21 AUD

  • The Core: Teaching Your Child the Foundations of Classical Education

    by Leigh A. Bortins

    In the past, correct spelling, the multiplication tables, the names of the state capitals and the American presidents were basics that all children were taught in school. Today, many children graduate without this essential knowledge. Most curricula today follow a haphazard sampling of topics with a focus on political correctness instead of teaching students how to study. Leigh Bortins, a leading ... Read more

    $15.50 AUD

  • Launch

    Using Design Thinking to Boost Creativity and Bring Out the Maker in Every Student

    by John Spencer and 1 more

    Something happens in students when they define themselves as makers and inventors and creators. They discover powerful skills—problem-solving, critical thinking, and imagination—that will help them shape the world’s future … our future. In LAUNCH, John Spencer and A.J. Juliani provide a process that can be incorporated into every class at every grade level ... even if you don’t consider yourself a ... Read more

    $17.59 AUD