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Dean, Joan

Overview
Works: 71 works in 391 publications in 2 languages and 16,764 library holdings
Genres: Handbooks and manuals  Abstracts 
Roles: Author, Redactor, Editor
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Most widely held works by Joan Dean
Managing the primary school by Joan Dean( )

26 editions published between 1987 and 2017 in English and held by 2,070 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This new edition of Managing the Primary School brings up-to-date the discussion of the tasks and skills which are central to the role of the headteacher. Like the first edition, this book deals with all aspects of that role, taking into account the implications of the Education Reform Act and the National Curriculum. Each chapter considers a particular area of running a school with chapters covering children's development, the curriculum, staff selection, development and appraisal, and interpersonal skills and communication. The book also examines the changing relationships with parents and governors and the headteacher's involvement with marketing the school and managing the budget. Throughout, Joan Dean reviews recent research into the relevant areas, paying particular attention to studies of effective schools
Improving children's learning : effective teaching in the primary school by Joan Dean( )

18 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 1,825 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"It also looks at the increasing role of the teacher as researcher and how collaborative working practices are providing a way for teachers to appraise the progress both of themselves and of their colleagues. This book should be of particular interest to the classroom teacher who is looking for ways to develop his or her teaching and has limited time to explore the research. It sets out to translate the findings of research into practical terms which teachers can easily use."--Jacket
Improving the primary school by Joan Dean( )

16 editions published between 1998 and 2017 in English and held by 1,727 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book is a practical and informative guide on how to improve your primary school. It is aimed at those in leadership positions: headteachers, senior staff, advisors, inspectors and education officers. Aimed specifically at the primary school, this book: * links research to classroom practice for results * appeals to those in leadership roles * is concise, readable and of great practical use * provides the reader with information that can improve the individual school
Managing the secondary school by Joan Dean( )

29 editions published between 1985 and 2017 in English and held by 1,627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This new edition looks at the headteacher's role in the managing of a secondary school including marketing and the budget. It takes an up-to-date consideration of tasks and skills and is essential reading for all concerned with school management
Organising learning in the primary school classroom by Joan Dean( )

52 editions published between 1983 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 1,473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Updated with regard to issues such as literacy and numeracy strategies and the latest edition of the national curriculum, this third edition covers recent research into effectiveness in teaching and learning and developing emotional intelligence
Managing special needs in the primary school by Joan Dean( )

15 editions published between 1995 and 2017 in English and held by 1,222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offering practical advice on dealing with the issues raised by the Code of Practice, this book will be of particular interest to teachers and head teachers in primary schools. From assessment through to staff development everything is covered
The effective primary school classroom : the essential guide for new teachers by Joan Dean( )

13 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in English and held by 991 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Effective Primary School Classroom is essential reading for student teachers about to begin school placements or newly qualified teachers just starting their first post. More experienced teachers and teacher trainers will also find the book a useful resource."--BOOK JACKET
Implementing performance management : a handbook for schools by Joan Dean( )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2017 in English and held by 885 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book has been written for any teachers - primary or secondary - who have management responsibilities. Covering a myriad of issues it draws on examples of best practice to illustrate its key points
Inspecting and advising : a handbook for inspectors, advisers, and advisory teachers by Joan Dean( )

15 editions published between 1992 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 879 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joan Dean offers sound practical guidance to advisers and inspectors at all levels. This includes the development of interpersonal skills, interviewing, organising advisory teams and managing one's own work
The effective school governor by Joan Dean( )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 689 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This comprehensive guide book for governors specifically focuses on providing guidance on issues facing schools now
Subject leadership in the primary school : a practical guide for curriculum coordinators by Joan Dean( )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in English and held by 599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Need help coping with the demands of working as a subject leader? Use this book to: unravel the requirements of the subject leader/coordinator's role; improve your leadership skills; access expertise through examples of current practice; feel more confident working with senior staff; and meet the challenges posed by inclusion and managing TAs. Based on up to date TTA standards, this is a useful companion for both NQTs and more experienced teachers. It can also be used to support INSET training
A teaching assistant's guide to primary education by Joan Dean( )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2017 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A Teaching Assistant's Guide to Primary Education has been specially written for teaching assistants taking up posts in primary schools who are working at NVQ Levels 2 and 3 of the National Occupational Standards of Teaching Assistants. Written by someone who knows primary education inside-out, this accessible introduction to the teaching assistant's role in the primary school contains lots of case-studies based on real-life scenarios and should be essential reading."--Jacket
Special needs in the secondary school : the whole school approach by Joan Dean( Book )

8 editions published between 1989 and 2019 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Professional development in school by Joan Dean( Book )

12 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Intended to help schools plan and implement their professional development programmes, this book focuses upon planning for processes of needs identification, school review, design of in-service events, teacher records, school evaluation, teacher appraisal and the role of management
Recording children's progress by Joan Dean( Book )

8 editions published in 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beginning teaching in the secondary school by Joan Dean( Book )

7 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After teaching in primary and secondary schools, Joan Dean spent five years training teachers in a college of education. From there she went on to headships in two schools which led to an appointment as senior primary adviser in Berkshire. In 1972 she became chief inspector for Surrey where, among other things, she pioneered the training of head teachers of secondary schools. She was awarded an OBE in 1980 and a doctorate in 1993. She has published 29 books on primary and secondary education and is currently a governor of a secondary school
Art and craft in the primary school today by Joan Dean( Book )

9 editions published between 1961 and 1974 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meeting the learning needs of all children : personalised learning in the primary school by Joan Dean( Book )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"For many teachers, individual learning has always been at the heart of what they do in the classroom. In this book, experienced teacher and author Joan Dean unpicks the concept of personalised learning and shows teachers how to apply it to planning, teaching and assessing learning."--BOOK JACKET
Reading, writing and talking by Joan Dean( Book )

9 editions published between 1968 and 1976 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Room to learn by Joan Dean( Book )

3 editions published between 1972 and 1973 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Improving children's learning : effective teaching in the primary school
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Improving children's learning : effective teaching in the primary schoolImproving the primary schoolManaging the secondary schoolOrganising learning in the primary school classroomManaging special needs in the primary schoolThe effective primary school classroom : the essential guide for new teachersImplementing performance management : a handbook for schoolsInspecting and advising : a handbook for inspectors, advisers, and advisory teachers
Alternative Names
Dean, Alfreda Joan.

Languages
English (266)

Spanish (7)