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Australian Council for Educational Research

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Works: 2,086 works in 3,220 publications in 1 language and 70,229 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  Cross-cultural studies  Case studies  Handbooks and manuals  Study guides  History  Sources  Abstracts 
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Bullying in schools and what to do about it by Ken Rigby( )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 1,474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Understanding bullying - School policy - Gaining student support - Supporting the victim - Parents, teachers and families
Bullying interventions in schools : six basic approaches by Ken Rigby( )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dealing effectively with the problem of bullying in schools is now recognised as a major challenge for educators of young people. Successful interventions to stop, or even reduce, bullying in schools are difficult to achieve; however, the case for improving the effectiveness of school interventions in cases of bullying is overwhelming
Children of parents with mental illness 2 : personal and clinical perspectives by Vicki Cowling( )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1,441 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
Social savvy : help your child fit in with others by Lindy Petersen( )

4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 1,398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teaches parents and children to manage situations and avoid knee-jerk reactions when children behave in a way that upsets parents and other children, by thinking about the behaviour and what can be done to change or prevent it
What teachers need to know about students with disabilities by Peter S Westwood( )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1,385 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
Practise now! : how to prepare for recruitment and selection tests by Australian Council for Educational Research( )

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

Practise Now! provides a time-effective method for honing your skills andfamiliarising yourself with different selection test questions. There are many kinds ofselection tests from which your test may be chosen. Practise Now! is designed to helpyou to prepare for the most common kinds of questions that you may find in yourselection test. It is not designed to help you prepare for any one specific test. It isdesigned to provide you with practical help when you are preparing to take a selectiontest and wishing to sharpen your test-taking skills, broaden your knowledge ofselection tests and build up your confidence levels. Each chapter of Practise Now! covers a different kind of question. Each chapterincludes: a description of the kinds of questions you are asked sample questions that explain exactly how to find the answer different answer formats to reflect the range you may encounter additional sample questions so you can practise this knowledge. Answers are provided for all questions. Although each explanation is one effectiveway to approach the question, it is not the only way. You may find that your own wayof thinking about the question is more comfortable for you. Use the practice examplesand their answers to help you develop your own method of figuring out the answers. For more hints on how best to prepare for your test, read on
The Child's world : triggers for learning by Margaret Robertson( )

6 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 1,317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"What skills are required to help children navigate these very different spaces? How do they construct their identity and sense of place? How can educators bring order to their experiences and promote learning for the future?" "The Child's World strives to answer these questions and more. Drawing on contributions from educators worldwide, it incorporates recent research and case studies to provide insight into how children interact with the world around them, and how this understanding can be used to improve learning."--BOOK JACKET
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 1,281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The role of educational leaders, especially school leaders, has changed radically as countries have attempted to transform their education systems to prepare young people to function in todays world of rapid technological change, economic globalisation and increased migration and mobility
Australian journal of education by Australian Council for Educational Research( )

in English and Undetermined and held by 1,262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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How schools counter bullying : policies and procedures in selected Australian schools by Ken Rigby( )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,252 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 1,247 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
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 1,232 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
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 1,226 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 1,226 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 1,222 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
A parent's guide to scholarship tests by Roger Leech( )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1,187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Preparing, applying and sitting for a scholarship test can be gruelling and competitive process for the child and the childs parents, and the disappointment of not being awarded a scholarship can be demoralising and disappointing. The unavoidable truth is that many more students sit scholarship tests than there are scholarships available. A Parents Guide to Scholarship Tests aims to help parents better understand scholarship tests so that they can help their child do their best when it counts
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 1,154 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 1,148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book is a comprehensive but immediately practical compendium for managing classroom behaviour. It is a complete rework of the very popular 2nd edition, and is based on the shared rights/responsibilities approach and interactional and respectful intervention. It covers different behaviour management and discipline practices from establishing a class to specific discipline strategies.
Cued articulation by Jane Passy( )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,138 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
Beyond nostalgia : reshaping Australian education by Terri Seddon( )

3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 1,125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A thorough analysis of change in Australian education. Featuring contributions from 12 education professionals, it examines the effects of reform and restructuring throughout the sector to thereby map the possibilities for the ongoing redesign of Australian education
 
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Bullying in schools and what to do about it
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Bullying interventions in schools : six basic approachesSocial savvy : help your child fit in with othersWhat teachers need to know about students with disabilitiesPractise 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 (142)