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Parent Power
By Francis Gilbert

Parent Power

The Complete Guide to Getting the Best Education for Your Child

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Format: Paperback

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Parent Power by Francis Gilbert

Book Description

Francis Gilbert's new book tells parents the unvarnished truth about our education system, as only a teacher can. He explains that many schools are actually selective when they pretend not to be, and shows you how to get your child into the best school. He also highlights the bullying and backstabbing that can blight the lives of pupils and their parents, and shows how you can help your children to deal with it.As well as containing the compelling personal stories of many parents, the book also offers hard-earned advice on issues such as: * How to get your child into the right school * How to get the most out of your child's teachers * How to improve your child's performance * How to work the education system for the benefit of your child

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780749928711
ISBN-10: 0749928719
Format: Paperback
(200mm x 125mm x 30mm)
Pages: 480
Imprint: Piatkus Books
Publisher: Little, Brown Book Group
Publish Date: 3-Apr-2008
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Books By Author Francis Gilbert

Last Day of Term by Francis Gilbert Last Day of Term, Paperback (March 2012)

Told within a single day, The Last Day of Term interweaves the gritty realities of teenage life in an inner-city school with a touching and comic story of a man in crisis.

Working the System by Francis Gilbert Working the System, Paperback (September 2009)

Offers answers to your questions as a concerned parent - with tips and advice about things from choosing and getting your child into a good primary school, through to how to keep your teenagers motivated.

Yob Nation by Francis Gilbert Yob Nation, Paperback (June 2007)

Shows how the relentless march of yobbery has infected every aspect of our lives; violent crime has quadrupled since 1979, and foul language and abusive behaviour has permeated the whole of society.

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Author Biography - Francis Gilbert

Francis Gilbert is the author of the best-selling I'm a Teacher, Get Me out of Here!, based on his own teaching experiences. His most recent book Yob Nation (Portrait 2006) was described by the Mail on Sunday as 'a devastating analysis of our society'. He lives in East London.

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