The Quality School Teacher **
New York: Harper & Row, 1992
Guideline for the teacher putting the Quality School approach into practice
Choice Theory ***
New York: Harper Collins, 1998
Glasser’s most important core text applying his ideas to therapy, relationships, education and management.
Every Student Can Succeed ***
Chula Vista: Black Forest Press, 2000
Practical aspects of the Quality School. A good introductory text.
Glasser Quality Schools In Action ***
Video Recording (2 DVDs), almost 5 hours of video.
Made at a Dublin Workshop on Murray High School October 2008
Choice Theory in Education **
Audio-recording (2 CDs)
Made at St Oliver’s Community College, Drogheda October 1998
ADDITIONAL QUALITY SCHOOL READING
Schools without Failure
New York: Harper & Row, 1969
Glasser’s first questioning of traditional educational practices.
Control Theory in the Classroom
New York: Harper & Row, 1986
Focus on motivation in education and ways to encourage better learning.
Creating The Quality School
Barnes Claps, Judith
Available from the author
Practical ideas and evaluations for setting up a Quality School
The School for Quality Learning
Crawford, Donna K., Richard J. Bodine & Robert G. Hoglund
Illinois: Research Press, 1993
Explores many of the practical implications of a Quality School model
The Classroom of Choice: Giving Students What They Need and Getting What You Want **
Erwin, Jonathan C.
Alexandria, VA: ASCD, 2004
The Choice Theory experience and practice of an experienced teacher
In The Driving Seat: Responsible Behaviour – The Key To Happy Relationships
Gaffney, Sr. Basil, Ann Martin, Sr. Claire Sweeney and Mercedas Taaffee
Resource for teaching Choice Theory to young people
New Paradigms for Creating Quality Schools **
Chapel Hill: New View Publications, 1994
Excellent analysis of the core attitudes that make a Quality School.
Learning Together and Alone: Co-operative, Competitive & Individualistic Learning
Johnson, David W. & Roger T. Johnson
Englewood Cliffs: Prentice Hall International, 1975
Comparison of different learning stragegies.
Quality is the Key: Stories from Huntington Woods School **
Mentley, Kaye and Sally Ludwig
Experiences from the first designated Quality School.
Crisis Counseling for a Quality School Community
Accelerated Development/Taylor & Francis: 1997
Ideas for dealing with difficult student problems in a Quality School environment.
Inspiring Quality in Your School: From Theory to Practice **
USA: National Education Association, 1997
Moves from the theory to the development of plans for a Quality School
USEFUL MATERIAL (NOT CHOICE THEORY BASED)
The Teacher’s Toolkit
Carmarthen: Crowne House Publishing, 2002
Great practical ideas for teaching and managing in the classroom
How to Talk So Kids Can Learn At Home and In School
Faber, Adele & Elaine Mazlish
London, Picadilly Press: 2003
An approach that is very compatible with ChoiceTheory
Beyond Discipline: From Compliance to Community
Alexandria, Virginia: ASCD, 1996
Highlights the dangers in the external evaluation model in education.
Most of the Glasser publications may be obtained online or from:
The William Glasser Institute Ireland
RESOURCES FOR A GLASSER QUALITY SCHOOL