Early Childhood to Adolescence
By (author) Louise Porter
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Parent-Teacher Collaboration by Louise Porter
Book DescriptionThis important new book is a practical guide for teachers who want to improve relationships with the parents of their students. It empowers them with the skills and confidence necessary for productive collaboration and addresses a range of issues that affect children's functioning and achievement. Teacher-Parent Collaboration presents jargon-free and solution-based approaches to collaboration which draw on the inherent strengths that all individuals have, no matter how bleak their personal situation.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780864316233
Classification: Organization & management of education , Educational psychology
Format: Paperback (235mm x 154mm x mm)
Imprint: Australian Council Educational Research (ACER)
Publisher: Australian Council Educational Research (ACER)
Publish Date: 1-Feb-2008
Country of Publication: Australia
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Books By Author Louise Porter
Comprehensive Guide to Classroom Management, Paperback (June 2014)
A comprehensive and authoritative handbook on proactively managing students' behaviour in primary and secondary schools. Drawing on the latest international research, Porter outlines how teachers can develop a personal style in classroom management based on a sound understanding of theory. Porter at Flinders Uni.
Children are People Too, Paperback (October 2005)
Dr Porter explains why a controlling approach to children's behaviour usually results in more work for parents and long- term problems for children. Dr Porter advocates a guidance approach to raising children, arguing that it will result in their being more confident, considerate, co-operative and independent.
Young Children's Behaviour, Paperback (September 2003)
Louise Porter, the author of this successful text shows that the most powerful disciplinary tool for young children is a caring relationship.
Educating Young Children with Special Needs, Hardback (August 2002)» View all books by Louise Porter
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Author Biography - Louise Porter
Dr Louise Porter PhD, MA (Hons), M Gifted Ed, Dip Ed is a child psychologist and trained teacher with almost 30 years' experience working with young children, their parents and educators. She has published widely and is currently an adjunct senior lecturer in Education at Flinders University, South Australia.
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