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Browse through our selection of new and bestselling books for Teaching Assistants, whether it is for course or classsroom use. Among these you will find the brand new A Teaching Assistant's Guide to Child Development and Psychology in the Classroom.  Read more

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  1. ICT for Teaching Assistants

    2nd Edition

    By John Galloway, Hilary Norton

    The role of ICT in enhancing both teaching and learning in classrooms continues to develop, no more so than when in the hands of effective practitioners. This easy-to-use book outlines the many ways in which it can be used, both as a subject, and as a tool to support learning across the curriculum....

    Published May 25th 2011 by Routledge

  2. A Teaching Assistant's Guide to Child Development and Psychology in the Classroom

    Second edition, 2nd Edition

    By Susan Bentham

    How can you help students most effectively in the classroom? As a Teaching Assistant, you play a vital role in today’s schools. This fully updated new edition will help you get to grips with the main issues to do with psychology and its role in the processes of teaching and learning. This...

    Published March 25th 2011 by Routledge

  3. The SEN Handbook for Trainee Teachers, NQTs and Teaching Assistants

    2nd Edition

    By Wendy Spooner

    Series: David Fulton / Nasen

    Accessibly written with the needs of trainee teachers and Higher Level Teaching Assistants in mind, this new edition of Wendy Spooner’s popular SEN Handbook provides an up-to-the-minute introduction to key issues. Student teachers and teaching assistants will find the case studies and vignettes...

    Published October 28th 2010 by Routledge

  4. Supporting Inclusive Practice

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Gianna Knowles

    The importance and understanding of inclusiveness in education has become an integral part of the education system. With emphasis on the well-being of families and children alike, the concept of an inclusive learning environment continues to focus on the interests of the child as a whole, not their...

    Published September 14th 2010 by Routledge

  5. A Teaching Assistant's Guide to Completing NVQ Level 2

    Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools, 2nd Edition

    By Susan Bentham, Roger Hutchins

    Based on the updated National Occupational Standards for Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools, this new edition of A Teaching Assistant’s Guide to Completing NVQ Level 2 caters directly to the criteria of the course, providing the necessary ‘Knowledge and Understanding’ required as well as...

    Published October 16th 2009 by Routledge

  6. Special Educational Needs for Newly Qualified Teachers and Teaching Assistants

    A Practical Guide, 2nd Edition

    By Rita Cheminais

    This completely revised and updated edition addresses the most recent developments in Special Educational Needs. Essential reading for newly qualified teachers and teaching assistants, Rita Cheminais’s classic text now relates to current initiatives including Every Child Matters (ECM) and using...

    Published August 19th 2009 by Routledge

  7. The Essential Guide for New Teaching Assistants

    Assisting Learning and Supporting Teaching in the Classroom, 2nd Edition

    By Anne Watkinson

    Series: The Essential Guides for TAs

    The Essential Guide for New Teaching Assistants provides an introduction for teaching assistants who have recently been inducted, or are going through the process of induction, and are working in schools with children or young people. Giving teaching assistants an insight into the theories of...

    Published January 4th 2010 by Routledge

  8. The Essential Guide for Experienced Teaching Assistants

    Meeting the National Occupational Standards at Level 3, 2nd Edition

    By Anne Watkinson

    Series: The Essential Guides for TAs

    This indispensable textbook provides the underpinning knowledge to support all Teaching Assistants working towards Level 3 of the National Occupational Standards. This new edition incorporates and responds to all new materials and initiatives required to meet the revised and expanded 2007...

    Published January 21st 2009 by David Fulton Publishers

  9. Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools

    A Handbook for Higher Level Teaching Assistants

    Edited by Sarah Younie, Susan Capel, Marilyn Leask

    Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools is an accessible, user-friendly handbook designed to provide practical guidance and ideas to support Higher Level Teaching Assistants (HLTAs). It covers the knowledge and skills needed by HLTAs to work effectively with pupils, teachers, parents and other...

    Published December 14th 2008 by Routledge

  10. Making the Most of Your Teaching Assistant

    Good Practice in Primary Schools

    By Sue Briggs, Sue Cunningham

    Making the Most of Your Teaching Assistant is an essential handbook for every SENCo and teacher responsible for managing Teaching Assistants. Based firmly in the classroom and focused on supporting pupil progress it provides clear guidance and practical support in deploying, training and monitoring...

    Published December 3rd 2008 by Routledge