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Every teacher knows that the foundation of a good learning environment is effective behaviour management. This book presents techniques to help keep children focused on t

Suitable for practitioners concerned with developing good practice in early years settings, this series provides one hundred practical ideas, covering aspects such as cre

Provides those who are involved with development in the early years with a focus for developing children's understanding using a range of ideas. Suitable for those involv

This compelling book introduces Nobel laureate, Amartya Sen's, capability approach, and explores its significance for theory, policy and practice in education. The book p

Focuses specifically on solving the distressing problems raised by attention seeking behaviour, both in classrooms and in pre-school settings. This book can help practiti

This book shows how to promote positive behaviour and wellbeing in schools, with lots of examples of effective strategies, case studies, activities and checklists. With b

This essential book explores the key issues faced by teachers in the classroom today to improve professional reflection and work towards best practice.

Describes a fresh and better way of understanding e-learning. This title looks at overcoming objections to e-learning and acknowledging poor past practice before presenti

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Author of the month

Tom Bennett

Born: Glasgow, Scotland

Tom Bennett is best known for his online blog The Behaviour Guru of which spawned his first book. Bennett is also a former nightclub manager on the Soho social scene which he did for eight years, which he entered into upon moving to London in his early adulthood. Following this, he trained as a teacher of both Religious Studies and Philosophy, which has come to form the basis of his writing after he became an online "Agony Uncle" for The Times Educational Supplement, which led to his first published work in 2010. Later that year, he was made School Teacher Fellow of Corpus Christi, the University of Cambridge. He has also made numerous appearances on BBC Breakfast since 2010, discussing both his writing and work as a teacher.

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