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In Schools We Trust
Creating Communities of Learning in an era of Testing and Standardization
Written by Deborah Meier


Format: eBook
On Sale: February 18, 2014
Price: $24.00

We are in an era of radical distrust of public education. Increasingly, we turn to standardized tests and standardized curricula-now adopted by all fifty states-as our national surrogates for trust.

Legendary school founder and reformer Deborah Meier believes fiercely that schools have to win our faith by showing they can do their... Read more >
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Positive Discipline for Childcare Providers
Positive Discipline for Childcare Providers
Written by Jane Nelsen, Ed.D. and Cheryl Erwin
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307559180
Our Price: $14.99
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Positive Discipline for Childcare Providers
A Practical and Effective Plan for Every Preschool and Daycare Program
Written by Jane Nelsen, Ed.D. and Cheryl Erwin


Format: eBook
On Sale: August 25, 2010
Price: $14.99

Empowering Methods for Effective Childcare
As a professional childcare provider, you want to create an environment that is inviting and nurturing for children as well as encouraging for your adult staff. You want to find ways to form a partnership with parents in their children's development. Simply put, you want to provide... Read more >
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How to Tutor Your Own Child
How to Tutor Your Own Child
Written by Marina Koestler Ruben, Foreword by Gerald Richards
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781607740506
Our Price: $9.99
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How to Tutor Your Own Child
Boost Grades and Inspire a Lifelong Love of Learning--Without Paying for a Tutor
Written by Marina Koestler Ruben
Foreword by Gerald Richards


Format: eBook, 208 pages
On Sale: August 2, 2011
Price: $9.99

Tutoring today is a $4 billion industry (yes—billion) with companies like Sylvan Learning Center and Kaplan Tutoring cashing in. What are parents of today’s overextended students to do? If only there were a resource closer to home that was easy, free, and able to provide the same quality of service. But...

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Mama's Boy, Preacher's Son
A Memoir of Growing Up, Coming Out, and Changing America's Schools
Written by Kevin Jennings


Format: eBook
On Sale: May 15, 2006
Price: $18.00

Long before Kevin Jennings began advocating to end anti-LGBT bias in schools, he was a victim of it. In Mama's Boy, Preacher's Son, Jennings traces the roots of his activism to his elementary school days in the conservative South, where "faggot" became more familiar to him than his own name. Mama's... Read more >
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The Power of Their Ideas
Lessons for America from a Small School in Harlem
Written by Deborah Meier


Format: eBook
On Sale: August 16, 2002
Price: $17.00

Teaching the lessons of New York's most famous public school, Deborah Meier provides a widely acclaimed vision for the future of public education. With a new preface reflecting on the school's continuing success.


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Conscientious Objections
Conscientious Objections
Written by Neil Postman
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307797315
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Conscientious Objections
Stirring Up Trouble About Language, Technology and Education
Written by Neil Postman


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: June 8, 2011
Price: $9.99

In a series of feisty and ultimately hopeful essays, one of America's sharpest social critics casts a shrewd eye over contemporary culture to reveal the worst -- and the best -- of our habits of discourse, tendencies in education, and obsessions with technological novelty. Readers will find themselves rethinking many of... Read more >
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The Essential Writings of Rousseau
The Essential Writings of Rousseau
Written by Jean-Jacques Rousseau, Edited by Leo Damrosch, Translated by Peter Constantine
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780679645399
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The Essential Writings of Rousseau

Written by Jean-Jacques Rousseau
Edited by Leo Damrosch
Translated by Peter Constantine


Format: eBook, 560 pages
On Sale: March 26, 2013
Price: $13.99

Newly translated by Peter Constantine
Edited and with an Introduction by Leo Damrosch
 
The Essential Writings of Rousseau collects the best and most indispensable work of one of the world’s most influential writers. A towering figure of Enlightenment thought, Jean-Jacques Rousseau was also one of that movement’s most passionate and... Read more >
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The Homeschooling Book of Answers
The Homeschooling Book of Answers
Written by Linda Dobson
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307756794
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The Homeschooling Book of Answers
The 101 Most Important Questions Answered by Homeschooling's Most Respected Voic es
Written by Linda Dobson


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: May 19, 2010
Price: $13.99

Up-to-date answers to all your homeschooling questions!
More and more families today are turning to homeschooling to teach their children. But where do they go to find honest, practical answers to questions such as: Can I afford it? Or, how will my child make friends without going to school? Look no further... Read more >
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One-Party Classroom
One-Party Classroom
Written by David Horowitz and Jacob Laksin
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307452566
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One-Party Classroom
How Radical Professors at America's Top Colleges Indoctrinate Students and Undermine Our Democracy
Written by David Horowitz and Jacob Laksin


Format: eBook
On Sale: March 10, 2009
Price: $14.99

“David Horowitz has single-handedly exposed the intellectual corruption that exists within the classrooms of American colleges. Like all forms of corruption, indoctrination flourishes when kept in the dark. Here, Horowitz turns on the bright lights to expose what has become profoundly wrong with our colleges and universities. We are all in... Read more >
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The Flickering Mind
The Flickering Mind
Written by Todd Oppenheimer
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307432216
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The Flickering Mind
Saving Education from the False Promise of Technology
Written by Todd Oppenheimer


Format: eBook, 528 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $13.99

The Flickering Mind, by National Magazine Award winner Todd Oppenheimer, is a landmark account of the failure of technology to improve our schools and a call for renewed emphasis on what really works.

American education faces an unusual moment of crisis. For decades, our schools have been beaten down by a series... Read more >
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