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The Power of Forgetting
The Power of Forgetting
Written by Mike Byster, Read by Mark Deakins
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780804164931
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The Power of Forgetting
Six Essential Skills to Clear Out Brain Clutter and Become the Sharpest, Smartest You
Written by Mike Byster
Read by Mark Deakins


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: March 18, 2014
Price: $35.00

An uncommon guide for accomplishing more every day by engaging the unique skill of forgetting, from the creator of the award-winning memory training system Brainetics

Is it possible that the answer to becoming a more efficient and effective thinker is learning how to forget? Yes! Mike Byster will show you how mastering...

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Push Has Come to Shove
Push Has Come to Shove
Written by Dr. Steve Perry
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307720320
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Push Has Come to Shove
Getting Our Kids the Education They Deserve--Even If It Means Picking a Fight
Written by Dr. Steve Perry


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: November 6, 2012
Price: $15.00

When we ask our kids, “What’d you do in school today?” and they mumble, “Nothin',” they’re telling the truth.

Steve Perry gets it. He understands why some parents are panicked about what’s going on in their kids’ classrooms, and how other parents, whose kids supposedly attend the “good” schools, still fear that...

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The Price of Admission
The Price of Admission
Written by Daniel Golden
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781400097975
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The Price of Admission
How America's Ruling Class Buys Its Way into Elite Colleges--and Who Gets Left Outside the Gates
Written by Daniel Golden


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: September 25, 2007
Price: $15.99

Every spring thousands of middle-class and lower-income high-school seniors learn that they have been rejected by America’s most exclusive colleges. What they may never learn is how many candidates like themselves have been passed over in favor of wealthy white students with lesser credentials—children of alumni, big donors, or celebrities.

In this... Read more >
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Children Who Are Not Yet Peaceful
Children Who Are Not Yet Peaceful
Written by Donna Bryant Goertz
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583940327
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Children Who Are Not Yet Peaceful
Preventing Exclusion in the Early Elementary Classroom
Written by Donna Bryant Goertz


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: February 21, 2001
Price: $15.95

Charting the progress of twelve children in a real Texas classroom, educator Donna Goertz shows how positive change can occur given the proper environment. In each case she describes a child's transformation from destructive troublemaker to responsible citizen of the classroom community. Readers will learn how to apply Montessori methods to... Read more >
Foxfire 7
Foxfire 7
Written by Foxfire Fund, Inc., Edited by Paul Gillespie
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385152440
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Foxfire 7

Written by Foxfire Fund, Inc.
Edited by Paul Gillespie


Format: Trade Paperback, 512 pages
On Sale: March 1, 1982
Price: $19.95

The seventh Foxfire volume  presents traditions of mountain religious heritage,  covering ministers, revivals, baptisms,  gospel-singing, faith healing, camp meetings, snake handling,  and more. Read more >
Foxfire 9
Foxfire 9
Written by Foxfire Fund, Inc., Edited by Eliot Wigginton
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385177443
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Foxfire 9

Written by Foxfire Fund, Inc.
Edited by Eliot Wigginton


Format: Trade Paperback, 512 pages
On Sale: September 17, 1986
Price: $19.95

Foxfire highlights the  twentieth year of the Foxfire high school program with a  new volume as fascinating as its predecessors.  Included are general stores, the Jud Nelson wagon, a  praying rock, a Catawban Indian potter, haint  tales, quilting, home cures, and the log cabin  revisited. Read more >
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American Teacher
American Teacher
Written by Katrina Fried, Foreword by Parker J. Palmer
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781599621272
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American Teacher
Heroes in the Classroom
Written by Katrina Fried
Foreword by Parker J. Palmer


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: September 30, 2013
Price: $45.00

Celebrating educators, who go far above and beyond the call of duty, American Teacher shines a spotlight on one of the most underappreciated, undercompensated, yet critically important professions in the world. Over the course of two years, Katrina Fried has interviewed and written the stories of 50 extraordinary teachers from kindergarten... Read more >
Homework for Grown-ups
Homework for Grown-ups
Written by E. Foley and B. Coates
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780767932387
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Homework for Grown-ups
Everything You Learned at School and Promptly Forgot
Written by E. Foley and B. Coates


Format: Hardcover, 368 pages
On Sale: August 11, 2009
Price: $19.99

A nostalgic compendium of essential knowledge that can help you show the world that you’re smarter than a ten-year-old after all!

Have you ever stared blankly at your kids when they’ve asked why the sky is blue? Or clumsily changed the subject when they’ve wanted to know why the wind blows? If... Read more >
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We Love Nature!
We Love Nature!
Written by Stacy Tornio and Ken Keffer, Illustrated by Denise Holmes
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781611801019
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We Love Nature!
A Keepsake Journal for Families Who Love to Explore the Outdoors
Written by Stacy Tornio and Ken Keffer
Illustrated by Denise Holmes


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: March 18, 2014
Price: $16.95

Share in the discovery of nature with your child and preserve his or her sense of wonder in this keepsake journal filled with activities and ideas--for children ages two to eight.

As simple as stargazing, as challenging as a wilderness hike, as wild as a snowy sled ride, as creative as making... Read more >
The Shame of the Nation
The Shame of the Nation
Written by Jonathan Kozol
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307339416
Our Price: $13.99
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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 >
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