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Reid, Gavin 1950-

Overview
Works: 64 works in 461 publications in 3 languages and 21,669 library holdings
Genres: Handbooks and manuals  Popular works  Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles: Author, Editor, Actor, Other, Contributor, Creator
Classifications: LB1050.5, 371.9144
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Gavin Reid
Dyslexia : a practitioner's handbook by Gavin Reid( )

93 editions published between 1997 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 4,681 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"How can the research in reading help me teach dyslexic children? How can I help dyslexic students learn more effectively? How can I select appropriate resources for the classroom?" "This comprehensive handbook answers these and many other important questions integrating research and practice in an accessible form. This practical guide will help professionals and parents to make an informed choice in the selection of materials, and provides a choice of strategies for classroom use for teachers." "This thoroughly updated and revised edition of Specific Learning Difficulties: Dyslexia will be invaluable for those studying for a recognised qualification in Special Education and Dyslexia, and will help to inform the practice of professionals and parents involved in dyslexia."--Jacket
Motivating learners in the classroom : ideas and strategies by Gavin Reid( )

10 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 1,344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gavin Reid shows teachers how to recognize and meet the individual needs of different kinds of learners, and provides adaptable strategies for helping every pupil develop their own successful approach to learning. The CD-ROM contains practical guidance and a PowerPoint presentation based on the book
Meeting difficulties in literacy development : research, policy and practice by Janice Wearmouth( )

9 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 1,242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This book enables practitioners to reflect critically upon the choices available to them in assessing and supporting students who experience difficulties in literacy development. It will be essential reading for students on initial teacher training courses, and teachers on CPD courses in the area of special needs, literacy and dyslexia."--Jacket
Learning styles and inclusion by Gavin Reid( )

12 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and French and held by 1,132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Drawing on his considerable experience as a teacher, educational psychologist, lecturer and author, Gavin Reid illustrates how to assess pupils' different learning styles and how to vary your teaching style to appeal to all types of learners, including disaffected students and those with special educational needs. This book provides an overview of the different stages in the learning cycle; describes the differences between learners; and emphasizes the role the classroom environment and different teaching styles play in children's ability to learn. Readers will see how an understanding of learning styles can be used to encourage and promote good inclusive practice."--Sage
The SAGE handbook of dyslexia by Gavin Reid( )

17 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,092 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"'The SAGE Handbook of Dyslexia' is a comprehensive overview of a complex field. It is a rich, critical assessment of past and present theory and current research, which also looks to the future. The editors have brought together key figures from the international academic world - both researchers and practitioners - to examine the relationships between theoretical paradigms, research and practice, and to map new areas of research."--Publisher's website
Dyslexia and inclusion : classroom approaches for assessment, teaching and learning by Gavin Reid( )

19 editions published between 2005 and 2017 in English and held by 1,073 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This book provides teachers with an understanding of dyslexia and offers practical approaches that can be used for assessment, teaching and learning." "It aims to highlight how the needs of children with dyslexia can be met within the inclusive mainstream classroom, by presenting the curriculum in a way that minimises barriers to learning"--Jacket
Dyslexia and literacy : theory and practice by Gavin Reid( )

16 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 1,072 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comprehensive introduction suitable for all professionals who need to know about dyslexia in children, this text starts with chapters covering the various theoretical perspectives and then moves on to identification and assessment issues
Introduction to dyslexia by Lindsay Peer( )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 1,009 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This work provides the class teacher with a straightforward introduction to dyslexia. The authors highlight methods of identification of dyslexia within the classroom context and provide examples of how dyslexia can be dealt with by the class teacher
Addressing difficulties in literacy development : responses at family, school, pupil, and teacher levels by Gavin Reid( )

10 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 999 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This book will be of interest to postgraduate students, teachers, researchers, education professionals and policy makers who are looking for well-researched, practical strategies to address difficulties in literacy development."--Jacket
Contextualising difficulties in literacy development : exploring politics, culture, ethnicity, and ethics by Gavin Reid( )

12 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 837 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This work provides a range of interdisciplinary and international perspectives on difficulties in literacy development. The team of contributors provides ethical and policy discussions, as well as contextualizing individual and collective strategies
100 ideas for supporting pupils with dyslexia by Gavin Reid( )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 787 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Providing 100 practical ideas to enhance and develop learning, this is a resourceful guide for anyone working to support pupils with dyslexia. Each idea has been successfully tried and tested. Ideas range from identifying the needs of individual pupils and their learning styles to developing pupils' reading, writing, numeric and communication skills."--Jacket
Effective learning by Gavin Reid( )

8 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 632 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This practical guide provides teachers with ideas for stimulating effective learning in the classroom. It is designed to help teachers reflect on effective learning and highlight the learning experiences of students. One of the key themes of the book is to help students develop independent learning skills so they can become self-sufficient in learning at school, at home, and, importantly, beyond school."--BOOK JACKET
Understanding difficulties in literacy development : issues and concepts by Janet Soler( )

10 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on current research, debates and concerns, this Reader adopts a cross disciplinary approach to understanding and working with those who experience difficulties with literacy. It provides a broad view of difficulties in literacy and related educational and curriculum learning issues across a range of ages, phases and settings. The Reader first considers questions of literacy, before going on to look at literacy development in relation to: Issues and concepts in public reading debates." Literacy curriculum policy contexts." Community, family, society and individual identity. & q
Approaching difficulties in literacy development : assessments, pedagogy and programmes by Felicity Fletcher-Campbell( )

9 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This Reader considers the complexity of literacy difficulties, showing how research into literacy difficulties has to be multi-faceted and multi-disciplinary and involve a range of research approaches and methods. The chapters show that this is necessary to accommodate the wide range of issues that can, potentially, explain literacy difficulties and suggest strategies and interventions to ease those difficulties. Starting from the point that literacy is a contested concept and that acquiring literacy is a complex
Dyslexia : a complete guide for parents and those who help them by Gavin Reid( Book )

13 editions published in 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dyslexia: A Complete Guide for Parents, 2/e is written expressly for parents, and provides the unique insights of a noted educational psychologist on the supportive role parents can play in supporting their dyslexic child. This new edition contains additional sections and up-to-date discussions of current research and programmes. This new edition contains up-to-date discussions of current research and programmes. The book aims to empower parents by providing them with strategies for dealing with a wide range of concerns. New sections on post-school issues, the emotional needs of young people with dyslexia and sections on how parents can help at home. The information can be applied to all countries and school systems
Dyslexia : a complete guide for parents by Gavin Reid( Book )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With proper information and support, parents can play a vital role in helping their child to thrive and achieve their full potential, in this book you will find out what dyslexia is and how it can be identified, strategies to use at home to complement work at school, how to work with professionals and what their responsibilities are, legislation and resources in different countries, including the UK, Ireland, USA, Canada, Australia and New Zealand
The Routledge companion to dyslexia( Book )

16 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dyslexia in adults : education and employment by Gavin Reid( Book )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Multilingualism, literacy and dyslexia : a challenge for educators by Lindsay Peer( Book )

12 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This book provides guidance for practitioners involved in areas of literacy, multilingualism and dyslexia. It is a reference on assessment and support for bilingual learners and those needing to acquire a modern foreign language, and an essential text for staff development." "Reference is made to innovative approaches in technology and other teaching programmes beneficial to multilingual learners. There is also an extended section on learning additional languages. With contributions from international practitioners and researchers, this book will provide guidance to anyone involved in literacy development, language learning and teaching."--Jacket
Dyslexia in context : research, policy and practice by Gavin Reid( )

15 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book highlights the most recent developments in the area of research, policy and practice. All the authors are well known in the field of dyslexia and they will offer significant contributions at the forthcoming BDA conference ' Dyslexia: the dividends from research to policy and practice' to be held at Warwick University in March 2004. In addition to the opening chapter, which provides an overview of developments in dyslexia, there are also chapters on the research associated with neurological factors, the cerebellum, genetics and the links between research and practice. The policy secti
 
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Dyslexia : a practitioner's handbook
Languages
English (294)

Italian (5)

French (3)

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Motivating learners in the classroom : ideas and strategiesMeeting difficulties in literacy development : research, policy and practiceLearning styles and inclusionThe SAGE handbook of dyslexiaDyslexia and inclusion : classroom approaches for assessment, teaching and learningDyslexia and literacy : theory and practiceIntroduction to dyslexiaAddressing difficulties in literacy development : responses at family, school, pupil, and teacher levels