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Australian Council for Education Research (ACER Press) (Australia) is the publishing arm of the Australian Council for Educational Research established in 1930. ACER Press publishes quality, evidence-based books and programs. While they specialize in educational resources for policy-makers, principals, teachers, librarians, special education coordinators, speech pathologists and students, they also have a range of materials for psychologists and human resource practitioners. ACER Press books are for all those involved in improving teacher training and education.


  • 20 Thinking Tools

    20 Thinking Tools

    Collaborative Inquiry for the Classroom

    By Philip Cam

    Twenty Thinking Tools is designed to support the development of collaborative inquiry-based teaching and learning through class discussion and small group work. It introduces teachers to the theory and practice of collaborative inquiry, and provides an easy-to-follow guide to the tools that students...

    Paper - 9780864315014 - $ 39.95

  • A Collective Act

    A Collective Act

    Leading a Small School

    By Michelle Anderson, Michelle Davis, Peter Douglas, David Lloyd, Barrey Niven, Hilary Thiele

    A Collective Act: Leading a Small School explores the characteristics of, the context for, and the challenges to successful leadership. The book includes practical and challenging images of leading...

    Paper - 9780864318626 - $ 34.95

  • A Parent's Guide to Learning Difficulties

    A Parent's Guide to Learning Difficulties

    How to Help Your Child

    By Peter Westwood

    A Parent's Guide to Learning Difficulties provides parents with a clear explanation of the many causes of children's problems in learning. The book contains jargon-free and practical advice for helping children with reading, writing, and mathematics. It also explains how previously proven and...

    Paper - 9780864318404 - $ 32.95

  • A Quick Guide to Human Resource Testing

    A Quick Guide to Human Resource Testing

    By Marian Power

    A Quick Guide to Human Resource Testing is a quick reference guide for human resource (HR) practitioners who use or plan to use assessment instruments in any context. It includes explanations, tips, case studies and suggestions to help practitioners get the most out of their HR testing....

    Paper - 9780864314581 - $ 24.95

  • Above and Beyond the Bottom Line

    Above and Beyond the Bottom Line

    The extraordinary evolution of the education business manager

    By Karen Starr

    Education is big business. The stakeholders are many - governments and governors, parents and students, employers and corporations, communities and nations - all with their own agendas, demands, and expectations. The business surrounding education is hidden from public view, but...

    Paper - 9780864318398 - $ 44.95

  • Action Literacy Middle Primary Student Workbook

    Action Literacy Middle Primary Student Workbook

    By ACER Press


    64 pages

    Publication Date: 8/1/2007
    Format: Paper
    ISBN: 9780864315182

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    Paper - 9780864315182 - $ 14.95

  • Action Literacy Middle Primary Teacher Guide

    Action Literacy Middle Primary Teacher Guide

    By Denny Newburn


    112 pages

    Publication Date: 8/23/2007
    Format: Paper
    ISBN: 9780864315106

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    Paper - 9780864315106 - $ 39.95

  • Action Literacy Upper Primary Student Workbook

    Action Literacy Upper Primary Student Workbook

    By Alison McCallum, ACER Press


    64 pages

    Publication Date: 12/31/2008
    Format: Paper
    ISBN: 9780864316639

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    Paper - 9780864316639 - $ 14.95

  • Action Literacy Upper Primary Teacher Guide

    Action Literacy Upper Primary Teacher Guide

    By Alison McCallum


    112 pages

    Publication Date: 12/31/2008
    Format: Paper
    ISBN: 9780864316554

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    Paper - 9780864316554 - $ 39.95

  • Action Numeracy Middle Primary Student Workbook

    Action Numeracy Middle Primary Student Workbook

    By Suzanne Gunningham, Christine Lenghaus, ACER Press


    64 pages

    Publication Date: 9/21/2007
    Format: Paper
    ISBN: 9780864316141

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    Paper - 9780864316141 - $ 14.95