July 1, 2014 by

Ten Summer Books for Improving Your Practice

Now that the school year is over, it’s the perfect time to take advantage of these summer months and dive into some of the hottest topics in education.

We’ve compiled a list of 10 books that will help educators maintain their professional learning before the new school year. From getting organized to aligning instruction to the Common Core State Standards, each book offers tools, strategies, and best practices that will help every educator improve classroom instruction.summer reading books

All books are available in paperback and e-book formats. Peruse the full list of recommended summer books below.

Align to the Common Core State Standards

Enhance Instruction

Get Organized and Energized for a New School Year

Can’t seem to find a book you’re looking for? Check out ASCD and Edutopia’s Summer Reading Pinterest board for more recommendations. You can also take advantage of ASCD’s summer sales promotion, featuring more than 200 professional development publications and DVDs.