Books on VbE Principles
Below are teaching books and papers that are available to download and/or buy. More books are listed in other areas of the Resources section.
Getting Started
VbE Blueprint
The Values Blueprint is a document that sets out the core concepts that underpin Values-based Education.
VbE Handbook
The VbE Handbook is a practical guide to implementing VbE from scratch. It is aimed at schools who have just completed the "Introduction to VbE" INSET day.

Teaching Environment
Professional Teachers Standards
How Values fits in with the 2012 Professional Teachers Standards.
VbE Action Plan
An example of an Action Plan for teaching a specific value
Values Audit Tool
A tool for schools gearing up for the VbE Quality Mark. It sets out the areas that the audit will cover, with information to help schools get ready for the audit.
10 Thoughts for a New Term
Dr Neil Hawkes
Ten VbE-related thoughts for values-based teachers starting a new term.

Principles that underpin VbE
IVET Values Statement
A statement from IVET explaining its objectives and understanding of Values-based Education


From My Heart
Neil Hawkes

This is a book that guides readers on how to bring values into their consciousness, thereby improving their well being and that of their family, community and working environment.