Members of the Teacher Leaders Network regularly review new books from education publishers. They bring a classroom perspective to their reading and help you decide whether a book is worth your investment of time. We’ve just entered all of our book reviews into the resources database at our TLN website. Click on “Resources” in the navigation bar or jump straight to the search engine.

Here are direct links to some of our reviewed titles:

A Smart Start for Professional Development: From Sticky Notes to Dragon Boats

Everyday Anti-Racism: Getting Real about Race in School

Strategies That Work: Teaching Comprehension for Understanding and Engagement (Second Edition)

More than I Ever Imagined: A First-Year Teacher’s Discoveries

The Essentials of Science, Grades 7-12: Effective Curriculum, Instruction & Assessment

Building Literacy in Social Studies

Exemplary Practices for Secondary Math Teachers

The Great Expectations School: A Rookie Year in the New Blackboard Jungle

Improving Student Learning: One Teacher at a Time

Brain-Friendly Strategies for the Inclusion Classroom

Time to Learn: How to Create High Schools That Serve All Students

Summarization in Any Subject: 50 Techniques to Improve Student Learning

Launching a Successful Advisory Program 

Eyewitness to the Past: Strategies for Teaching American History

Quality Teaching in a Culture of Coaching

Transforming Schools: Creating a Culture of Continuous Improvement

Less is More: Teaching Literature with Shorter Texts

Socratic Circles

How to talk so kids can learn at home and in school

Checking for understanding: Formative assessment techniques for your classroom

Camel-makers: Building effective teacher teams together

Lead With Me: A Principal’s Guide to Teacher Leadership

What Great Principals Do Differently: 15 Things that Matter Most

Bringing the Outside In: Ways to Engage Reluctant Readers

Professional Learning Communities at Work: Best Practices for Enhancing Student Achievement

What Great Teachers Do Differently: Fourteen Things that Matter Most

To find many more TLN reviews, go to the website’s resources search engine 

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