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Geoff Barton

Geoff Barton

  • 5 stars across 54 books
Geoff Barton is the General Secretary for the Association of School & College Leaders (ASCL). A former headteacher, he has also written and edited more than 100 books on English and school leadership. He is a Founding Fellow of the English Association and a regular writer and speaker on education.


Jo Shackleton has been a secondary English teacher and subject leader, consultant and inspector. She has been a curriculum adviser on the grammar, punctuation and spelling (GPS) test and is the author of Grammar Survival for Primary Teachers. She has provided training to teachers throughout the country on grammar and punctuation.
5th October 2017

A Christmas Carol

This classic seasonal tale of self-discovery has become one of Charles Dickens's most famous and best-loved works. On ... MoreA Christmas Carol

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30th January 2014

Ignite English: Student Book 1

Ignite English aims to excite and motivate teachers and students by making learning relevant and supporting teachers. Ad... MoreIgnite English: Student Book 1

(1 review) Review
6th February 2014

Ignite English: Student Book 2

Ignite English aims to excite and motivate teachers and students by making learning relevant and supporting teachers. Ad... MoreIgnite English: Student Book 2

(1 review) Review
17th August 2018

Grammar Survival for Secondary Teachers: A Practical Toolkit

This third edition of Grammar Survival brings the content fully up-to-date with the new National Curriculum and GCSEs, m... MoreGrammar Survival for Secondary Teachers: A Practical Toolkit

(0 reviews) Review
1st January 2004

The Literacy Kit

Sentence Level Lesson Starters contains resources and ideas for over 150 lesson starters. The book contains teaching not... MoreThe Literacy Kit

(0 reviews) Review
10th November 2002

AQA English GCSE Specification A

We're delighted to have produced the ideal range of resources to accompany the specifications. Anthology Teacher's File ... MoreAQA English GCSE Specification A

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28th March 2008

English Progress Book 1: Student Book

Make sure all your pupils achieve two levels of progress ... MoreEnglish Progress Book 1: Student Book

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1st June 2010

Edexcel GCSE English and English Language Extend Student Book

Fully integrated with the new specifications, our resources are written by an expert author team of senior examiners and... MoreEdexcel GCSE English and English Language Extend Student Book

(0 reviews) Review
21st May 1998

Grammar to 14

This photocopiable Answer Book makes teacher assessment quicker and more efficient.... MoreGrammar to 14

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