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Conquering the College Admissions Essay in 10 Steps, Second Edition
Conquering the College Admissions Essay in 10 Steps, Second Edition
Written by Alan Gelb
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781607743675
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Conquering the College Admissions Essay in 10 Steps, Second Edition
Crafting a Winning Personal Statement
Written by Alan Gelb


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: June 25, 2013
Price: $9.99

A guide to crafting a meaningful and polished college admissions essay that gets students into the school of their dreams by expressing their unique personality, strengths, and goals.

Stand out from the crowd with a memorable,
meaningful personal statement that will capture
the attention of college admissions officers.
 
Writing... Read more >
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Cultural Literacy
Cultural Literacy
Written by E.D. Hirsch, Jr.
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780394758435
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Cultural Literacy
What Every American Needs to Know
Written by E.D. Hirsch, Jr.


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: April 12, 1988
Price: $15.95

In this forceful manifesto, Hirsch argues that children in the U.S. are being deprived of the basic knowledge that would enable them to function in contemporary society. Includes 5,000 essential facts to know. Read more >
Cracking the Praxis, 2nd Edition
Cracking the Praxis, 2nd Edition
Written by Princeton Review
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ISBN: 9780307944948
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Cracking the Praxis, 2nd Edition

Written by Princeton Review


Format: Trade Paperback, 464 pages
On Sale: September 11, 2012
Price: $20.00

If you need to know it, it's in this book. This revised and updated second edition of Cracking the Praxis provides everything you need to succeed on the Praxis Series teacher certification exams. It includes:



   • Practice exams, drills, and comprehensive answers and explanations for the Praxis PPST and PLT Exams
   • Helpful review of... Read more >
Sticks and Stones
Sticks and Stones
Written by Emily Bazelon
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ISBN: 9780679644002
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Sticks and Stones
Defeating the Culture of Bullying and Rediscovering the Power of Character and Empathy
Written by Emily Bazelon


Format: eBook, 416 pages
On Sale: February 19, 2013
Price: $11.99

NATIONAL BESTSELLER

Being a teenager has never been easy, but in recent years, with the rise of the Internet and social media, it has become exponentially more challenging. Bullying, once thought of as the province of queen bees and goons, has taken on new, complex, and insidious forms, as parents and educators... Read more >
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The Trouble with Boys
The Trouble with Boys
Written by Peg Tyre
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307381293
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The Trouble with Boys
A Surprising Report Card on Our Sons, Their Problems at School, and What Parents and Educators Must Do
Written by Peg Tyre


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: August 11, 2009
Price: $15.00

From the moment they step into the classroom, boys begin to struggle. They get expelled from preschool nearly five times more often than girls; in elementary school, they’re diagnosed with learning disorders four times as often. By eighth grade huge numbers are reading below basic level. And by high school, they’re... Read more >
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The Passionate Teacher
The Passionate Teacher
Written by Robert Fried
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807031438
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The Passionate Teacher
A Practical Guide
Written by Robert Fried


Format: Trade Paperback, 328 pages
On Sale: October 13, 2001
Price: $18.00

An inspiring handbook, enthusiastically embraced by teachers; with a new chapter

Every teacher can be a passionate teacher-one who engages young people in the excitement of learning and ideas-if teaching is not undermined by the ways we "do business" in schools. The Passionate Teacher draws on voices, stories, and successes of... Read more >
Baby Minds
Baby Minds
Written by Linda Acredolo, Ph.D. and Susan Goodwyn, Ph.D.
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780553380309
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Baby Minds
Brain-Building Games Your Baby Will Love
Written by Linda Acredolo, Ph.D. and Susan Goodwyn, Ph.D.


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: July 5, 2000
Price: $16.00

More than 65 delightful games and activities to jump-start your baby's amazing brainpower

Can simply singing a song or blowing a dandelion under a toddler's nose help her mind to blossom? Can your baby count, remember events, and solve problems even before he can talk? The exciting answer to both questions is... Read more >
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Teaching As a Subversive Activity
Teaching As a Subversive Activity
Written by Neil Postman
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ISBN: 9780385290098
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Teaching As a Subversive Activity

Written by Neil Postman


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: July 15, 1971
Price: $15.00

A no-holds-barred assault on outdated teaching methods--with dramatic and practical proposals on how education can be made relevant to today's world. Read more >
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The Shame of the Nation
The Shame of the Nation
Written by Jonathan Kozol
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ISBN: 9780307339416
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The Shame of the Nation
The Restoration of Apartheid Schooling in America
Written by Jonathan Kozol


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 13, 2005
Price: $13.99

“The nation needs to be confronted with the crime that we’re committing and the promises we are betraying. This is a book about betrayal of the young, who have no power to defend themselves. It is not intended to make readers comfortable.”

Over the past several years, Jonathan Kozol has visited nearly... Read more >
How We Learn
How We Learn
Written by Benedict Carey, Read by Steve Kramer
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780449807774
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How We Learn
The Surprising Truth About When, Where, and Why It Happens
Written by Benedict Carey
Read by Steve Kramer


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $35.00

In the tradition of The Power of Habit and Thinking, Fast and Slow comes a practical, playful, and endlessly fascinating guide to what we really know about learning and memory today—and how we can apply it to our own lives.
 
From an early age, it is drilled into our heads... Read more >
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