New resources added recently to the Professional Development Learning Resource collection located in the School Library
The Working Class: Poverty, Education and Alternative Voicesby Ian Gilbert
Hiding in Plain Sight: Exploring Scotland’s ill health by Carol Craig
This is essential reading not just for those who grew up in Scotland in the 1950s and 60s and were encouraged to see a range of damaging childhood adversities as ‘normal’. Its insights are for anyone committed to enhancing the lives of children across Scotland today.
The Deepest Well: Healing the Long-Term Effects of Childhood Adversity by Nadine Burke Harris
Autism Network Scotland – Principles of Good Transitions 3 – series of booklets
CELCIS (Centre for excellence for looked after children in Scotland) – Looked After and Learning – Improving the learning journey of looked after children
Teachers’ Pocketbooks are easy-to-access professional development books for teachers and other education professionals. There’s now 40 different titles available from the PDLR collection in the Library, so plenty to go round!