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TESpro links and references - 170812

All the weblinks and references from the 17 August 2012 edition of TESpro in one place

All the weblinks and references from the 17 August 2012 edition of TESpro in one place


Make a little help go a long way

Links and references

Volunteering England

A charity which helps support volunteers and carries out research. It has a network of Volunteer Centres that work to match volunteers and organisations. The website includes a link to a database of Volunteer Centres.

Volunteer Reading Help


Bastiani, John, Department for Education and Skills (DFES), corp creator. (2003) Materials for schools : involving parents, raising achievement.

Hillier, Yvonne. City University, London. (2006) Professionalising the `do-gooders': the deployment of volunteers in adult basic skills from 1970. Institute for Volunteering Research.


Bruises fade but the hurt remains

Ian Rivers is Professor of Human Development at Brunel University London. He is the author of Homophobic Bullying: Research and Theoretical Perspectives (2011, Oxford) and co-editor of Bullying: Experiences and Discourses of Sexuality and Gender (to be published by Routledge, 2012).

Tom Bennett's blog

Tom's new book "Teacher: mastering the art and craft of teaching and learning" is published by Continuum.

To pose your questions to our behaviour experts, add a new thread here:


The Peacock Academy



To pose questions to the TESpro Career Clinic, visit:


Fractions and division predict maths success

Robert S. Siegler, Greg J. Duncan, Pamela E. Davis-Kean, Kathryn Duckworth, Amy Claessens, Mimi Engel, Maria Ines Susperreguy and Meichu Chen. Early Predictors of High School Mathematics Achievement

Psychological Science published online 14 June 2012




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