Solution Tree is a US professional development company and publisher of educational material for all ages. Founded in 1998, the company provides services and products that include books, videos, conferences, workshops, consultation and online courses. Solution Tree authors and consultants provide guidance to schools and districts around the world on topics such as professional learning communities, response to intervention, educational assessment and Common Core Academic Standards.

Outside the Box Learning Resources began collaborating with Solution Tree in 2018 and is now their licensed partner for their publications in Europe. Plans are in place to host an international education summit in 2022 in conjunction with Solution Tree Press.

100-Day Leaders

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Dramatically increase student achievement and transform school culture in only 100 days. Using focused, strategic planning and change management, educational leadership can make significant changes that lead to continuous school improvement.

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180 Days of Self-Care for Busy Educators

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Rely on 180 Days of Self-Care for Busy Educators to help you lead a happier, healthier, more fulfilled life inside and outside of the classroom.
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200+ Proven Strategies for Teaching Reading

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This easy-to-use reference guide provides primary school teachers with practical strategies to motivate all students to develop their reading abilities across grade levels and content areas.

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40 Reading Intervention Strategies for K–6 Students

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This well-rounded collection of research-based reading intervention strategies will support and inform your RTI (Response to Intervention) efforts.

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50 Strategies to Boost Cognitive Engagement

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Engage students’ cognitive abilities and foster essential 21st-century skills—from critical thinking and problem-solving to teamwork and creativity.

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Achieving Equity and Excellence

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In Achieving Equity and Excellence, author Douglas Reeves outlines how to make dramatic improvements to student learning, behaviour and attendance in a single semester.

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Amplify Your Impact

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Amplify Your Impact presents primary educators, secondary educators and school leadership with a framework for improving collaboration and teambuilding for teachers in their PLCs.

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Balanced Assessment

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The research, rationale, strategies and examples provided in this book will help teachers develop their own repertoire of formative and summative assessments to monitor, grade and make inferences about a student’s ability to meet standards and curriculum goals.

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Beginning Teacher’s Field Guide, The

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This field guide dives deep into the personal side of teaching, offering crucial advice, empathy and new-teacher support.

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Behavior Solutions

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This user-friendly resource outlines how to utilise the PLC at Work® and RTI at Work™ processes to create a three-tiered system of supports that is collaborative, research-based and practical.

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Behavior: The Forgotten Curriculum

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Transform your classroom behaviour-management strategies to teach students critical behavioural skills. Learn how to implement research-based instructional strategies for differentiation and assessment of student behaviour using the RTI (MTSS) model.

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Best Practices Series

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The research is conclusive: Response to Intervention (RTI) is the best way to respond when students don’t learn. With the support of this essential series, you will discover how to implement a multitiered system of interventions strong enough to help every learner succeed. Choose a single book from the dropdown menu above to LOOK INSIDE.

Boys in Poverty

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Offering specific interventions, the book focuses on boys physical, emotional, cognitive and social development and the unique problems of sensitive, gay, gifted, ADHD and post-adolescent males.

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Bringing Innovation to School

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Are you preparing a new generation of innovators? Activate your students’ creativity and problem-solving potential with breakthrough learning projects.

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Building Bridges: Engaging Students at Risk Through the Power of Relationships

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In Building Bridges, author Don Parker shows educators how to address this issue head-on. He shares an array of evidence-based strategies to build teacher-student relationships and create a welcoming learning environment that fosters student engagement, motivation, and achievement.

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Classroom Management for Academic Success

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This ground-breaking resource details the first management programme designed to specifically address the first priority for today’s educator: improving the achievement of all students.

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Coaching Your Classroom

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In Coaching Your Classroom, authors Garnet Hillman and Mandy Stalets share a fresh perspective on effective classroom feedback for all grade levels and content areas.

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Collaborative Common Assessments

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Reignite the passion and energy assessment practices bring as tools to guide teaching and learning. Strengthen instructional agility in professional learning communities with collaborative common assessments that collect vital information and consider all levels of the organization.

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Collaborative Teams That Transform Schools

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In this user-friendly guide, educators explore research-based steps and strategies they can use to increase the effectiveness of collaborative teams and enhance PLCs.

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Common Formative Assessment

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In this conversational guide, the authors offer tools, templates and protocols to incorporate common formative assessments into the practices of a PLC to monitor and enhance student learning.

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Connecting Through Leadership

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In Connecting Through Leadership, author Jasmine K. Kullar details how to verbally and non-verbally inspire, motivate and connect with every member of a school community, from teachers to students to parents.

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Crafting Your Message

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Gain more than 100 ideas and strategies designed to help you plan and deliver highly effective presentations, overcome speech anxiety and improve communication skills.

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Creating a Culture of Feedback

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In this book, the authors urge educators to shift their classroom focus, prioritizing effective feedback over grades.

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Deep Change Leadership

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As educators move further into the 21st century and grapple with new and unprecedented challenges, schools and districts require a model of change leadership that responds to fluctuating environmental realities. In Deep Change Leadership, author Douglas Reeves provides teachers and administrators with just that.

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Design in 5

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Fully engage learners in your classroom. Discover how to create high-quality assessments using a five-phase design protocol.

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Designing & Teaching Learning Goals & Objectives

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This book summarises key research behind designing and teaching learning goals and objectives and translates that research into step-by-step hands-on strategies.

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Designing Effective Assessments

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Designed specifically for K–12 educators, this title presents ten key assessment design tools and clearly outlines how to incorporate each tool into daily classroom practices.

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Differentiation and the Brain

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The second edition of this best-selling book will help you create truly effective, brain-friendly classrooms for all learners.

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Embedded Formative Assessment

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The second edition of this best-selling book by Dylan Wiliam presents new research, insights and formative assessment strategies and techniques teachers can immediately apply in their classrooms.

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EMPOWER Your Students

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Discover how to use the elements of empower—exploration, motivation, participation, openness, willingness, empathy and resilience—to make school a positive, meaningful experience in your students’ lives.

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Enriched Learning Projects

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This book helps teachers translate standards-based instruction into 21st century learning projects. Explore 21st century skills in the context of project learning.

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Essential Assessment

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With this research-based resource, you’ll explore six essential tenets of assessment—assessment purpose, communication of assessment results, accurate interpretation, assessment architecture, instructional agility and student investment—that will help deepen your understanding of assessment to not only meet standards but also enhance students’ academic success and self-fulfillment.

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Everyday Instructional Coaching

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With this practical guide, coaches will discover seven drivers they can use to best support teachers in their daily work: (1) collaboration, (2) transparency, (3) inquiry, (4) discourse, (5) reverberation, (6) sincerity and (7) influence.

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Five Disciplines of PLC Leaders, The

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This book offers a framework to focus time, energy and effort on five key disciplines. Included are reflection exercises to help readers find their own path toward effective PLC leadership.

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Five Paths of Student Engagement

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An exceptional educators’ guide to promoting active engagement in the classroom and improving student learning.

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Formative Assessment & Standards-Based Grading

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In this book, the author details the specific benefits of formative assessment and explains how to design and interpret three different types of formative assessments, how to track student progress and how to assign meaningful grades.

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From Leading to Succeeding

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This book synthesises research from 21st century sources and confronts prevalent leadership myths, while offering guidance on best leadership practices.

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Get Set, Go!

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A companion to the best-selling On Your Mark, this practical guide details how to successfully lead lasting grading reform. Implement best practices in grading that address the needs of every student in your school or district in six essential steps.

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Got Data? Now What?

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This book is complete with survey questions for efficient data collection, suggested group work structures, strategies and tools—along with essential definitions and descriptions of data types—this compelling guide will help you confront data obstacles to turn struggling committees into powerful communities of learners.

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Growing Tomorrow’s Citizens in Today’s Classrooms

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Practical and research-based, this resource will help you design meaningful, relevant skill assessment and instruction that promotes student mastery of critical competencies, including collaboration, problem-solving and critical thinking skills, creative thinking skills, communication skills, digital citizenship, self-regulation and more.

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Handbook for Embedded Formative Assessment

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Developed as a companion to Dylan Wiliam’s Embedded Formative Assessment, 2nd ed., this handbook guides K–12 teachers through the process of developing effective formative assessments.

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Handbook for High Reliability Schools

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Using a research-based five-level hierarchy along with leading and lagging indicators, you’ll learn to assess, monitor and confirm the effectiveness of your schools.

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Handbook for Poor Students, Rich Teaching, The

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A companion to the revised edition of Eric Jensen’s Poor Students, Rich Teaching, this book for teachers provides a plethora of tools, organizers, worksheets, and surveys designed to help you fully embrace the mindsets in the classroom that lead to richer teaching.

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Harnessing Technology for Deeper Learning

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This concise, reader-friendly guide outlines a clear approach for properly and skillfully using digital learning tools to promote deeper, personalised learning across subjects and grade levels.

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HEART!

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Highly Engaged Classroom, The

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Using the suggestions in this book, every teacher can create a classroom environment where engagement is the norm, not the exception.

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Holistic Leadership, Thriving Schools

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In this practical school leadership book, author Jane A. G. Kise offers a toolkit of strategies specially designed to support the daily work of school leaders.

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Instructional Agility

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This practical resource empowers readers to become instructionally agile—moving seamlessly among instruction, formative assessment and feedback—to enhance student engagement, proficiency and ownership of learning.

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Kids Left Behind, The

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Examine critical studies on high-performing, high-poverty schools to identify how schools can fulfil the mission of educating all students to proficiency, especially students at risk.

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Lead From the Start

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Whether you are a brand new principal or an experienced leader in a new job, Lead From the Start will help you succeed in your role. Use this resource to overcome the biggest leadership challenges principals face and gain first-hand knowledge from educators like you to form best management practices at your school.

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Leader’s Guide to Excellence in Every Classroom, A

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This resource examines the Hierarchy of Instructional Excellence, which prioritises the order of teacher development for ultimate success.

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Leadership: Key Competencies for Whole-System Change

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Discover seven core leadership competencies for systemic change in schools, districts, and state education systems

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Leading a High Reliability School

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This user-friendly teaching resource focuses on a safe and collaborative culture, effective teaching in every classroom, a guaranteed and viable curriculum, standards-referenced reporting of student progress (standards-based grading) and a competency-based system.

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Leading Difficult Conversations

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This video shows how to hold conversations that lead to higher levels of commitment to core PLC practices. Richard and Rebecca model a principal and a teacher engaging in such a conversation, then the process is analysed.

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Leading Modern Learning – 2nd Edition

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More than a simple refresh, the latest edition incorporates new insights, experiences and tools that will help you implement modern learning practices in your department, school, or district.

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Leading With Intention

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In this book, the authors provide in-depth advice and actionable steps for creating a highly effective school culture in which leaders and teachers collaborate, make evidence-based decisions and most importantly, believe students are the top priority.

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Learning by Doing

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Discover how to close the knowing-doing gap and transform your school or district into a high-performing professional learning community (PLC).

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Letting Data Lead

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Rely on Letting Data Lead by Eileen Depka to help you build a culture of school data analysis and interpretation, data-driven instruction and assessment techniques and student achievement.

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Literacy Reframed

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Literacy Reframed offers a fresh perspective on reading instruction with a robustly research-affirmed alternative to classroom skill work.

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Loving What They Learn

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In Loving What They Learn, author Alexander McNeece explains how high engagement nurtures the needs—for competence, autonomy and content relevance—that students have, provides tools to measure how well those needs are being met in the classroom and reveals science-based strategies that fill the gap.

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Make It Happen

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Aligned to the Professional Learning Communities (PLC) at Work® model, this resource includes instructional coaching tools, processes, protocols, templates, tips and strategies designed to support the multidimensional work of instructional coaches and PLC training.

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Messaging Matters

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Written specially for leaders, this title is divided into three parts, helping readers to maximise their role as chief communicators with students, teachers and parents and community.

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Mindful Assessment

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The authors assert that educators must focus assessment on mindfulness and feedback for improvement, framing assessment around six fluencies students need to cultivate.

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Mindful School Communities

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Build a thriving school community that creates healthy, resilient and successful students.

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Mindfulness Practices

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In Mindfulness Practices, the authors passionately convey the scientifically proven healing that mindfulness brings to students who suffer from trauma or stress.

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Motivating and Inspiring Students

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With this practical resource, you’ll discover a results-driven framework—based on a six-level hierarchy of student needs and goals—that you can use to provide engaging instruction to students.

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Motivating Students

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This book contains research-based strategies and fun activities showing how to instil a lasting love of learning in students of any age.

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Now We’re Talking!

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Organised into 21 chapters and designed to be read over a period of 21 school days, Now We’re Talking! presents a results-driven approach that far surpasses traditional walkthrough models of feedback.

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On Your Mark

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Clarify the purpose of grades, craft a vision statement aligned with this purpose, and discover strategies to implement effective practices.

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Owning It

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With Owning It, you will discover an array of easy-to-implement strategies designed to help you excel in the myriad of modern-day responsibilities of teachers and educators: classroom leader, mentor, colleague, team member and public professional.

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Poor Students, Rich Teaching

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Poor Students, Rich Teaching: Seven High-Impact Mindsets for Students From Poverty equips teachers with the mindsets necessary to make a profound and lasting difference in the lives of students growing up in poverty.
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Power Struggles

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Regain the focus of challenging and resistant students with this practical resource on classroom management, discipline and motivation.

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Power Tools for Adolescent Literacy

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This book is a veritable encyclopedia of literacy strategies secondary teachers can apply to all content areas by integrating key strategies, research from top literacy experts and proven intervention practices.

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Problems-First Learning

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Filled with problems-first lesson examples and tips for elevating students’ thinking, Problems-First Learning provides step-by-step guidance for teachers to increase students’ engagement and development of real-world skills in their classrooms.

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Professional Learning Communities at Work® and High Reliability Schools™

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Dramatically improve your school by merging the High Reliability Schools™ (HRS) model and the PLC at Work® process. Ensure continuous quality improvement through strong leadership and culture building.

Raising the Rigor

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Discover questioning techniques proven to enhance critical thinking and 21st century skills, deepen student engagement, and improve college and career readiness. This user-friendly guide provides templates, surveys, and checklists for planning instruction, unpacking standards, and increasing rigor in the classroom.

SOUL!

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In SOUL!, author Timothy D. Kanold shares his own reflections and anecdotes, as well as wisdom and research from various teachers and leaders, to inspire and guide educators through their professional journeys.

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Step In, Step Up

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Empowering Women for the School Leadership Journey

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Student-Centered Classroom, The

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With this resource as your guide, you will learn six teaching practices to help you leave behind one-size-fits-all lessons, tests, and grades in favour of a student-centred approach that is interactive, individualised and rigorous.
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Supporting Beginning Teachers – 2nd Edition

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Support and retain your best and brightest new teachers. With the guidance of the second edition of this acclaimed book, establish programs for better beginning teacher support and professional growth. Learn tips for overwhelmed teachers and how to address high teacher burnout.

Swimming in the Deep End

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Cultivate the foundational leadership skills you need to enact effective organisational change for school improvement. Utilise the four explored skills to strategically plan school initiatives, have critical conversations, respond to resistance and manage yourself through change and resistance.

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Teacher’s Guide to Excellence in Every Classroom

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Maximise your impact as an educator and unlock your students’ full potential with A Teacher’s Guide to Excellence in Every Classroom. Readers will discover how to promote academic success, increase engagement and foster a growth mindset among their students.

Teaching for Lifelong Learning

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Develop students into curious explorers and independent thinkers. With this resource, you will explore a lifelong learning approach to education as well as key goals for educational success.

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Vocabulary in a SNAP

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This innovative series provides more than 100 research-based mini-lessons that help teachers efficiently shape vocabulary instruction, each taking less than 20 minutes. Choose a book option below to LOOK INSIDE.

Working with Difficult & Resistant Staff

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This book will help school leaders understand how to prevent and address negative staff behaviours to ensure positive school change.

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