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Australian Council for Educational Research

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Works: 1,989 works in 3,131 publications in 1 language and 69,307 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  Cross-cultural studies  Case studies  Handbooks and manuals  Study guides  History  Abstracts 
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Bullying interventions in schools : six basic approaches by Ken Rigby( )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Be aware of the range of approaches that may be adopted and applied in dealing with particular cases. The main purpose of this book is to promote an understanding of what methods exist and when and how they can best be applied
Bullying in schools and what to do about it by Ken Rigby( )

5 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 1,457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Understanding bullying - School policy - Gaining student support - Supporting the victim - Parents, teachers and families
Children of parents with mental illness 2 : personal and clinical perspectives by Vicki Cowling( )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1,452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'Children of Parents With Mental Illness 2: Personal and Clinical Perspectives' looks at the insights and experiences of children and adults who have lived or grown up with parents with a mental illness. The experiences highlight the need to think of all family members when a parent has a mental illness and identifies the needs of children to belong and have someone to talk to about their experiences
What teachers need to know about students with disabilities by Peter S Westwood( )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1,393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book provides a concise overview of a wide range of disabilities that have an impact on students learning and development
Social savvy : help your child fit in with others by Lindy Petersen( )

4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 1,391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Practise now! : how to prepare for recruitment and selection tests by Australian Council for Educational Research( )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 1,337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Are you worried about taking a test aspart of a job selection process?Do you breeze through comprehension questions, but fall apart when faced with mathematical problems?Do reading and vocabulary questions make you panic?Now you can be prepared!PRACTISE NOW! is a practical guide to test questions written by peoplewho write selection tests. This guide will give you confidence in answeringtest questions related to general ability, aptitude and skills. Each chapter focuses on a spec
The Child's world : triggers for learning by Margaret Robertson( )

6 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 1,333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young people who live most of their lives in the 21st centuryface dilemmas hardly experienced in the 20th century world:the rapid compression of space and time; an unprecedented rateof cultural and technological change; the dissolution of manytraditional boundaries. Already, children live in a world unknownto us in our childhood - they 'surf the net', play virtual gamesand interact with cyberspace. What skills are required to help children navigate these verydifferent spaces? How
Dancing on a shifting carpet : reinventing traditional schooling for the 21st century by Leoni Degenhardt( )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The role of educational leaders, in particular school leaders, has changed radically as countries attempt to transform their education systems to prepare young people to function in today's world of rapid technological and social change, economic globalisation and increased migration and mobility. Dancing on a Shifting Carpet: Reinventing traditional schooling for the 21st century argues that, in order to achieve this transformation, there is an urgent need for new paradigms of schooling. This book offers practical advice on how to bring about such breakthrough change from within schools
How schools counter bullying : policies and procedures in selected Australian schools by Ken Rigby( )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book provides the background to the research that was conducted using the Peer Relations Assessment Questionnaire (PRAQ) for the Criminology Research Council. The resulting qualitative and quantitative data on how schools in Australia have dealt with bullying is provided
Numeracy and learning difficulties : approaches to teaching and assessment by Peter S Westwood( )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2016 in English and held by 1,256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide to teaching mathematics more effectively. Examining the different ways students acquire mathematical skills, this book helps teachers to develop flexible teaching methods that suit these varied ways of learning
Australian journal of education by Australian Council for Educational Research( )

in English and Undetermined and held by 1,239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Better schools, better teachers, better results : a handbook for improved performance management in your school by Vic Zbar( )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 1,232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book is a practical guide for principals, teamleaders and teachers in schools. It sets out a performance management process appropriate for a future-oriented teaching profession, emphasising the importance of self-management, continuing professional development and lifelong self-directed improvement. It shows how to provide objective and constructive feedback on teacher performance by highlighting areas of strength on which to build, and identitfying short-comings to be redressed through targeted training and other developmental support
Architecture for children by Sarah Scott( )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book is aimed at anyone who is interested in the design of built environments for children. It is an exploration of the many different kinds of early learning experiences that are available and the innovative and inspirational building designs that have developed out of each pedagogy. This visual book is about what architecture can offer early learning and also, what early learning requires from architecture
Spelling : approaches to teaching and assessment by Peter S Westwood( )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 1,231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Spelling : Approaches to teaching and assessment offers teachers insight into this controversial part of curriculum. It examines how students acquire skills and the individual differences that can be observed between spellers."--BOOK JACKET. "Teaching strategies and ideas that are based on an understanding of the learning process are then provided. They cover areas such as teaching students strategies for word study; using tools such as spelling lists and computers; teaching proofreading and editing of spelling errors; helping students with learning difficulties; and assessing students through observation, testing and the use of benchmarks and profiles. Each is supported by research and linked with a developmental perspective on spelling acquisition. Classroom resources are described and appraised. The South Australian Spelling Test, along with current norms on over 1O, OOO students covering 6 to 15.5 years of age, are also included."--Jacket
Reading and learning difficulties : approaches to teaching and assessment by Peter S Westwood( )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in English and held by 1,231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reading and Learning Difficulties: Approaches to Teaching and Assessment is a comprehensive guide to teaching reading more effectively to a wide range of children. The book presents a variety of research-supported approaches to teaching that have been designed to make learning to read easier and more successful for all children. By examining the way readers process text and identifying the knowledge and skills needed to become a proficient reader, Peter Westwood explains why learning problems can sometimes occur and what can be done to prevent or overcome these difficulties
A parent's guide to scholarship tests by Roger Leech( )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1,194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Preparing, applying and sitting for a scholarship test can be a gruelling and competitive process for a child and the child's parents, and the disappointment of not being awarded a scholarship can be demoralising. Scholarship tests aim to identify the very best potential students for an elite school from a pool of outstanding candidates. To be of any use, scholarship tests must identify very small differences in the academic performance of very high achieving students
Emotional healing & self-esteem : inner-life skills of relaxation, visualisation and meditation for children and adolescents by Mark Pearson( )

3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 1,167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Readers will learn new methods for teaching relaxation and quiet inner focus, movement meditations, and exercises that develop emotional, spiritual and intellectual awareness and self-esteem. These exercises aim to help students gain new-found creativity, a language to articulate their feelings, and skills for attaining a calm and balanced outlook."--Publisher's information
You know the fair rule : strategies for positive and effective behaviour management and discipline in schools by Bill Rogers( )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This text offers a wide range of strategies and practical skills that teachers can use to guide their students. It contains advice on how to avoid disruptive behaviour and discusses school-wide strategies
Cued articulation by Jane Passy( )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This publication is the revised edition of the Cued Articulation range. The previously separate titles Cued Articulation and Cued Vowels are now combined and updated, with this edition covering consonants, vowels, demonstrative images and full colour coding throughout
Career development programs : preparation for lifelong career decision making by Mary McMahon( )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 1,137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Changes in the world of work and the evolving nature and structure of careers haveplaced considerable demands on the provision of systematic developmental careerprograms through the lifespan. Career development programs provide individuals withplanned learning experiences that develop knowledge, skills and attitudes to assist themin making informed decisions throughout their working lives. Career Development Programs includes a history of career development programs inAustralia and presents a chapter on how to implement such programs across a rangeof settings. Contributors to the book are drawn
 
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Bullying in schools and what to do about it
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Bullying in schools and what to do about itWhat teachers need to know about students with disabilitiesSocial savvy : help your child fit in with othersPractise now! : how to prepare for recruitment and selection testsThe Child's world : triggers for learningDancing on a shifting carpet : reinventing traditional schooling for the 21st centuryHow schools counter bullying : policies and procedures in selected Australian schoolsNumeracy and learning difficulties : approaches to teaching and assessment
Alternative Names
A.C.E.R.

A.C.E.R. (Australian Council for Educational Research)

ACER

ACER (Australian Council for Educational Research)

Australia Council for Educational Research

Australian Council for Education Research

Australian Council for Educational Research

Australian council of educational research

Council for Educational Research

Council for Educational Research Australia

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English (139)