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March 11, 2013

Outsmarting Anger: 7 Strategies for Defusing Our Most Dangerous Emotion

Outsmarting Anger offers surefire strategies for transforming anger in yourself and others.

March 11, 2013

Prodigal Christianity: 10 Signposts into the Missional Frontier

Prodigal Christianity offers a compelling and creative vision for North American Christians, especially those sympathetic with a critique of traditional evangelicalism, that puts forth a missional theology and ten critical signposts for the journey into a very different kind of future for the church.

March 11, 2013

Surviving Your Child's Adolescence: How to Understand, and Even Enjoy the Rocky Road to Independence

Why is your teenager trying to drive you crazy?  Find out what your child is going through and what you can do to help your teen and yourself navigate this difficult period in this practical guide from the author of the popular Psychology Today blog "Surviving Your Child's Adolescence."

March 09, 2013

The Ten-Minute Inservice: 40 Quick Training Sessions that Build Teacher Effectiveness

From two bestselling authors and popular trainers, The Ten-Minute Inservice offers school leaders quick, simple, specific steps to take to make an immediate difference in teaching and learning.

March 06, 2013

The Student EQ Edge: Emotional Intelligence and Your Academic and Personal Success

Written by recognized authorities in emotional intelligence, this book will help today's high school and college students understand and develop their emotional intelligence in order to enjoy a richer learning experience and superior academic achievement.

February 26, 2013

The Transparent Teacher: Taking Charge of Your Instruction with Peer-Collected Classroom Data

The Transparent Teacher outlines and illustrates a step-by-step process for breaking down professional isolation and cultivating opportunities for meaningful learning through the Teacher-Driven Observation process.

February 14, 2013

Leverage Leadership: A Practical Guide to Building Exceptional Schools

Effective school leadership is not the product of innate charisma, charm, or personality. It’s how a leader uses their time.

February 12, 2013

Powerful Techniques for Teaching Adults

A short, practical guide to the most helpful approaches and exercises that teachers use when working with adult learners.

February 07, 2013

Over 12,000 Wiley Online Books Made Available in Developing Countries Via Research4Life

Over 12,000 Online Books will be made available through the Research4Life initiatives of HINARI, AGORA and OARE, benefitting research and academic communities in 80 low- and middle-income countries

February 06, 2013

Mentor: Guiding the Journey of Adult Learners (with New Foreword, Introduction, and Afterword), 2nd Edition

With a reflective new introduction and afterword and a new foreword by noted expert Lois J. Zachary, this reissue of Mentor will once again be a valuable and classic resource for all those who care about mentoring learners for success and fulfillment.

February 06, 2013

To Improve the Academy: Resources for Faculty, Instructional, and Organizational Development, Volume 31

 This annual volume offers examples and resources for the enrichment of all educational developers.

January 07, 2013

Wiley Learning Institute Announces January Online Workshops with Jossey-Bass Authors

The Wiley Learning Institute in collaboration with Jossey-Bass, is offering faculty, campus leaders, and business professionals the opportunity to participate in interactive professional development workshops in January

January 03, 2013

Speed Learning For Kids: The Must-Have Brain-Training Tools to Succeed at School

Speed Learning For Kids: The Must-Have Brain-Training Tools to Succeed at School

December 12, 2012

Climate Change: What The Science Tells Us, First Edition

Dr. Chip Fletcher discusses Global Warming trends.

December 10, 2012

Appreciative Inquiry in Higher Education: A Transformative Force

Two highly experienced consultants and academic leaders show the benefits and value of using Appreciative Inquiry, which focuses on getting more of what is positive, to respond effectively to the tumultous changes in higher education.

December 10, 2012

Grant Seeking in Higher Education

Designed for faculty at higher educational institutions, this detailed guide advises on proposal development and awareness building of issues related to grant work within an academic setting.

December 06, 2012

Working with Problem Faculty: A Six-Step Guide for Department Chairs

Helps academic leaders deal with their biggest problem--difficult faculty and staff--by providing a practical six-step model to handle everything from bullying to uncivil behavior to poor performance.

November 27, 2012

Challenging Casanova: Masculinity in the 21st Century

In his groundbreaking new book, noted expert on teenage and adult masculine behavior Andrew Smiler debunks the myth that teenage boys and young men are barely able to control their sex drives, which may lead to destructive hyper-sexuality, unwanted pregnancy, and sexually transmitted diseases. Dr. Smiler  helps us recognize that the majority of boys and men do not fit this stereotype and that boys’ sexual development is multi-faceted.

November 27, 2012

The Literacy Cookbook: A Practical Guide to Effective Reading, Writing, Speaking, and Listening Instruction

Learn how to teach reading comprehension with proven methods that work with even the most hard-to-reach students.