I offer here over 80 publications for you to download: books, chapters, articles. 50MB in total.

They are listed in the broad order of: Learning (about 30) Context (about 10) Pastoral Care, Mentoring, Tutoring (about 30) and School/Classroom Behaviour (about 8).

Learning

  • How to develop learning-centred classrooms

    Four "How To's" to appear in Professional Development Today (2017) - with lots of links to resources on this web-site

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  • Developing learning-centred classrooms and schools

    (2017) In M. Myhill & R. Maclean (Eds.), International Handbook on Life in Schools and Classrooms: Past, present and future visions: Springer.

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  • Student-centred learning

    in  N. A. Alias & J. E. Luaran (Eds.) (2016), Student-Driven Learning Strategies for the 21st Century Classroom. Hershey, PA: IGI Global.

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  • Moving beyond 'Shut Up and Learn'

    FORUM: for promoting 3-19 comprehensive education (2016) vol. 58(1) 27-34

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  • Pedagogy: what do we know?

    With Peter Mortimore (1999) In P. Mortimore (Ed.), Understanding Pedagogy and its Impact on Learning. London: Paul Chapman/Sage.

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  • Effective Learning

    With Carnell, E., Lodge, C., Wagner, P., & Whalley, C. (2002). London: Institute of Education School Improvement Network (Research Matters series No 17).

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  • Effective Learning in Classrooms

    With Carnell, E., & Lodge, C. (2007). London: Paul Chapman/Sage.

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  • Metalearning in classrooms

    (2015) In D. Scott & E. Hargreaves (Eds.), SAGE Handbook of Learning.

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  • Learning, Performance and Improvement

    (2010) London: Institute of Education, International Network for School Improvement.

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  • Classrooms as Learning Communities: what's in it for schools

    (2005) London: FalmerRoutledge.

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  • Learning: a sense-maker's guide

    (2003) London: Association of Teachers and Lecturers.

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  • Active learning

    (2008) Managing Schools Today, 18(1: Nov/Dec), 44-47.

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  • Collaborative learning

    (2009) School Leadership Today, 1(1), 22-25. Also (2011) Creative Teaching and Learning 2(1): 8-11

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  • Learner-driven learning

    (2009) School Leadership Today, 1(2), 28-31. Also (2009) Teaching Thinking and Creativity 9(3): 5-9 and  (2010) Creative Teaching and Learning 1(4): 38-41

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  • Learning about learning

    (2009) School Leadership Today, 1(3), 27-30. Also (2009) Teaching Thinking and Creativity 10(2): 62-65

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  • Planning learning, observing learning

    (2009) School Leadership Today, 1(4), 32-36. Also (2011) Creative Teaching and Learning 2(3): 18-21

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  • Learning about Learning enhances Performance

    (2001) London: Institute of Education School Improvement Network (Research Matters series No 13).

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  • Learning about Learning: resources for supporting effective learning.

    With Carnell, E., Lodge, C., Wagner, P., & Whalley, C. (2000) London: Routledge.

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  • Explorations in metalearning from a narrative stance

    (2006) Paper presented at the European Association for Research on Learning and Instruction Special Interest Group 16: Metacognition, University of Cambridge, July 19-21.

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  • Classrooms as Learning Communities

    (2004). London: University of London Institute of Education: National School Improvement Network. (Research Matters series No. 24).

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  • Classrooms as learning communities: a review of research

    (2005) London Review of Education, 3(1), 47-64.

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  • Personalisation and the Classroom Context

    (2012) In M. Mincu (Ed.), Personalisation of Education in Contexts: policy critique and theories of personal improvement (pp. 1-18). Rotterdam: Sense Publishers.

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  • Personalised Classroom Learning

    (2007) London: Institute of Education International Network for School Improvement (Research Matters series No 29).

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  • Learning and Leading

    (2004) In National College for School Leadership (Ed.), Learning Texts (pp. 66-78). Nottingham: NCSL.

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  • Feedback between teachers

    (2000) In S. Askew (Ed.), Feedback for Learning (pp. 65-80). London: Routledge.

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  • Learning and teaching

    (2007) In K. Myers & H. Taylor (Eds.), Genderwatch: Still watching… (pp. 113-117). Stoke-on-Trent: Trentham Books.

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  • When teachers reclaim learning

    (2006) Forum for promoting 3-19 comprehensive education, 48(2 Summer), 121-129.

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  • We need to get Three As– Appropriate Agency for All

    (2016?) In a proposed volume on a learning-centred secondary school

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  • Embedded voices: building a non-learning culture within a learning enrichment programme

    With Hymer, B., Dawson, E., & Buxton, R. (2013) Gifted Education International, 29(3).

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  • Improving Intercultural Learning Experiences in Higher Education: Responding to cultural scripts for learning.

    With Welikala, T. (2008) London: Institute of Education.

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  • Learning, Performance Improvement [Kazakh]

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  • Developing a language for talking about learning

    (2001). Paper presented at the ESRC Teaching and Learning Research Project Network meeting: Consulting Pupils about Teaching and Learning, University of Cambridge.

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  • What's a turn-on? what makes a teenager want to learn

    (1982) In Open University Continuing Education (Ed.), Parents and Teenagers. London: Harper & Row.

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  • Personalised classroom learning [Italian]

    (2011). L'apprendimento personalizzato in classe. In M. E. Mincu (Ed.), A ciascuno la sua scuola: Teorie, politiche e contesti della personalizzazione (pp. 44-66). Torino IT: SEI Editrice.

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Context

  • Tomorrow's Schools - Towards Integrity

    with Lodge, C., & Best, R. (Eds.). (2000). London: Routledge.

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  • Driven or driving? Flat or flying? The state our schools are in

    (2012) School Leadership Today, 4(2), 102-104.

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  • Learning from a school-based MA

    Watkins, C. (2013). “Not papering over the cracks”. In T. Imison (Ed.), ‘All our geese are Swans’: Recollections on a balanced - all ability, non-selective LEA Comprehensive School 1980 – 2000: Trentham Books.

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  • Keeping your focus while all around are losing theirs

    (2013). Bay House and the GEIP Jpurnal of Educational Research, 1(3), 4-5.

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  • Forget Everything And Run

    (2013) School Leadership Today, 4(6), 27-30.

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  • Hooray a new Ofsted Framework

    (2012) School Leadership Today, 3(4), 18-21.

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  • Will policy-makers always fail teachers?

    (2002) Parliamentary Brief, 8(2), 11-12.

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  • How many people really understand what happens in a classroom?

    (1998) Parliamentary Brief, 5(7), 39-40.

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  • The new face of Ofsted

    (2001) Parliamentary Brief, 7(8), 26-28.

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  • Depoliticisation, demoralisation and depersonalisation - and how to better them

    (2008) Pastoral Care in Education, 26(1), 5-11.

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Pastoral Care, Mentoring, Tutoring

  • Your New School

    most recent upload!! (1989). Your New School: Tutorial Resources for Year One. Harlow: Longman. An active guide to help pupils start secondary school. This book was written to help form tutors in the secondary school with the art of tutoring. 128 pages of activities for pupils in a tutor group to try out, that help them learn about the school, the teachers, each other and themselves. It sold more copies than any other of my books. But perhaps the most fulfilling feedback I ever got was from an 11-year old who had read it in her bedroom and said it helped a lot!

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  • Affiliation to school: measures and interventions

    submitted to Pastoral Care in Education for possible publication in (2016)

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  • Does Pastoral Care = Personal and Social Education?

    (1985) Pastoral Care in Education, 3(3), 179-183.

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  • Re-imagining affective learning in and for a fragmented future

    (1996) Paper presented at the European Union Affective Education Conference: “Touching the Future”, Marino Institute of Education, Dublin.

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  • Adolescents and activities

    (1981) In D. Hamblin (Ed.), Problems and Practice of Pastoral Care. Oxford: Blackwell.

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  • The value of Pastoral Care and PSE: a compilation of research

    (1995). In R. Best, P. Lang, C. Lodge & C. Watkins (Eds.), Pastoral Care and Personal-Social Education: entitlement and provision (pp. 304-314). London: Cassell.

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  • "Now just compose yourselves" - personal development and integrity in changing times

    (2000) In C. Watkins, C. Lodge & R. Best (Eds.), Tomorrow's Schools - Towards Integrity. London: Routledge.

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  • Personal-social education and the whole curriculum

    (1995) In R. Best, P. Lang, C. Lodge & C. Watkins (Eds.), Pastoral Care and Personal-Social Education: entitlement and provision. London: Cassell.

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  • Personal-social education: beyond the National Curriculum

    (1999) British Journal of Guidance and Counselling, 27(1), 71-84.

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  • Whole School Personal-Social Education: policy and practice

    (1992) Coventry: National Association for Pastoral Care in Education.

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  • Parental involvement in the upper school

    (1987) Pastoral Care in Education, 5(2), 77-85.

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  • Reclaiming pastoral care

    (2004) Pastoral Care in Education, 22(2), 3-6.

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  • The case for restructuring the UK secondary school

    (1999) Pastoral Care in Education, 17(4), 3-10.

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  • Editorial: Changing structures for caring and learning

    (1999) Pastoral Care in Education, 17(4), 1-2.

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  • A whole-school approach to guidance

    (1998) In M. Crawford, R. Edwards & L. Kidd (Eds.), Taking Issue: debates in guidance and counselling in learning (pp. 170-181). London: Routledge/Open University.

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  • Whole school guidance?

    (1994) British Journal of Guidance and Counselling, 22(1), 143-150.

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  • Comprehensive guidance programs in an international context

    (2001) Professional School Counselor, 4(4), 262-270.

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  • NAPCE’s submission to Lord Elton’s enquiry into discipline in schools

    (1988) Pastoral Care in Education, 6(4), 3-6.

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  • A policy statement on the initial training of teachers

    (1985) Pastoral Care in Education, 3(1), 71-77.

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  • The Pastoral Agenda at Easter 1990

    (1990) Pastoral Care in Education, 8(4), 3–9.

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  • Celebrating the contribution of Douglas Hamblin

    With McLaughlin, C. (2005) Pastoral Care in Education (June), 4-5.

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  • Tutoring: INSET resources for a whole-school approach

    with Thacker, J. (1993). Harlow: Longman (this edition 2012)

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  • Mentoring beginner teachers - issues for schools to anticipate and manage

    with Whalley, C. (1995). In T. Kerry & A. S. Mayes (Eds.), Issues in Mentoring (pp. 120-128). London: Routledge and Open University.

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  • Mentoring: resources for school-based development

    With Whalley, C. (1993) Harlow: Longman.

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  • Clarifying mentoring goals in their context

    (1997) In J. Stephenson (Ed.), Mentoring - the New Panacea? (pp. 104-119). Dereham: Peter Francis.

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  • What's a turn-on? what makes a teenager want to learn

    (1982) In Open University Continuing Education (Ed.), Parents and Teenagers. London: Harper & Row.

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  • Types of activities in the pastoral curriculum

    (1985) Paper presented at the annual conference of the National Association for Pastoral Care in Education, Sheffield University.

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  • The caring functions

    (1989). In J. Sayer & V. Williams (Eds.), Schools and External Relations: managing the new partnerships. London: Cassell.

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  • Pastoral Leader Standards

    with Kevin Buckle & Alan Dodds (2000). Coventry: National Association for Pastoral Care in Education. published with NSCOPSE, SEF and NCB

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School/Classroom Behaviour

  • Managing Classroom Behaviour

    (2011) (third edition) London: Association for Teachers and Lecturers.

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  • Managing Classroom Behaviour: from research to diagnosis

    (2000) London: Institute of Education.

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  • Care and control: the group management perspective

    with Wagner, P. (1988) Pastoral Care in Education, 6(3), 2-9.

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  • Improving classroom behaviour

    with Wagner, P. (2004) In J. Wearmouth, R. C. Richmond & T. Glynn (Eds.), Addressing Pupils' Behaviour: Responses at district, school and individual levels (pp. 219-259). London: David Fulton.

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  • School Behaviour

    (1995) (No. 0-85473-475-9). London: University of London Institute of Education.

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  • Improving School Behaviour

    with Wagner, P. (2000) London: Paul Chapman/Sage.

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  • Improving School Behaviour.

    (2000) Paper presented at the Education Show, Birmingham.

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  • School violence, school differences and school discourses

    with Mauthner, M., Hewitt, R., Epstein, D., & Leonard, D. (2007) British Educational Research Journal, 33(1), 61-74.

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  • School Discipline: a whole-school approach (Spanish)

    e-version of Watkins, C., & Wagner, P. (1991). La Disciplina escolar: propuesta de trabajo en el marco global del centro. Barcelona/Madrid: Ediciones Paidós/ Ministerio de Educación y Ciencia. translation of Watkins, C., & Wagner, P. (1987). School Discipline: a whole school approach. Oxford: Blackwell.

     

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Others

  • Narrative work in schools

    With Wagner, P. (2005) In A. Vetere & E. Dowling (Eds.), Narrative Therapies with Children and their Families: a practitioners’ guide to concepts and approaches (pp. 239-253). Hove: Routledge.

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  • On writing for publication

    (2008) In E. Carnell, J. MacDonald, B. McCallum & M. Scott (Eds.), Passion and Politics: Academics reflect on writing for publication (pp. 205-211). London: Institute of Education.

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  • Schools and technology

    (2002) In N. Pachler (Ed.), Lehren und Lernen mit IKT. Teil 1. Innsbruck: Studienverlag.

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  • On consultation and beginner educational psychologists

    with Hill, V. (2000) Educational Psychology in Practice, 16(1), 47-52.

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  • Introduction to the articles on consultation

    (2000) Educational Psychology in Practice, 16(1), 5-8.

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