Random House: Bringing You the Best in Fiction, Nonfiction, and Children's Books
Authors
Books
eBooks
Newletters and Alerts
556 books in

Subscribe to the Random House What's New Newsletter.

Your Email Address:

Subscribe to our RSS/XML feed with web-based news readers.
Click your choice:

RSS
RSS PDF
Atom Feed
Add to Google

Browse Category

Find more Education books by browsing the categories below.

Education:

Education:

Sort: Author   Bestselling  Format   Date   Price   Title  
The End of Education
The End of Education
Written by Neil Postman
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780679750314
Our Price: $15.95
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

The End of Education
Redefining the Value of School
Written by Neil Postman


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: October 29, 1996
Price: $15.95

Postman suggests that the current crisis in our educational system derives from its failure to supply students with a translucent, unifying "narrative" like those that inspired earlier generations. Instead, today's schools promote the false "gods" of economic utility, consumerism, or ethnic separatism and resentment. What alternative strategies can we use to... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
College Rules!, 3rd Edition
College Rules!, 3rd Edition
Written by Sherrie Nist-Olejnik and Jodi Patrick Holschuh
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781607740018
Our Price: $14.99
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

College Rules!, 3rd Edition
How to Study, Survive, and Succeed in College
Written by Sherrie Nist-Olejnik and Jodi Patrick Holschuh


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: April 26, 2011
Price: $14.99

And You Thought Getting into College Was Hard . . .

Students who assume they can figure out college on the fly often learn things the hard way—they look back and think, “If only I’d known this from the start!” College Rules! will save you the time and trouble, setting you up... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Fraternity
Fraternity
Written by Diane Brady
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385524742
Our Price: $25.00
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Fraternity
In 1968, a visionary priest recruited 20 black men to the College of the Holy Cross and changed their lives and the course of history.
Written by Diane Brady


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: January 3, 2012
Price: $25.00

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY
San Francisco Chronicle • The Plain Dealer

The inspiring true story of a group of young men whose lives were changed by a visionary mentor

 
On April 4, 1968, the death of Martin Luther King, Jr., shocked the nation. Later that month... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audiobook download and an eBook.
Radical Equations
Radical Equations
Written by Robert Moses and Charles E. Cobb
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807031278
Our Price: $19.00
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Radical Equations
Civil Rights from Mississippi to the Algebra Project
Written by Robert Moses and Charles E. Cobb


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2002
Price: $19.00

At a time when popular solutions to the educational plight of poor children of color are imposed from the outside-national standards, high-stakes tests, charismatic individual saviors-the acclaimed Algebra Project and its founder, Robert Moses, offer a vision of school reform based in the power of communities. Begun in 1982, the Algebra... Read more >
Getting Ready for College
Getting Ready for College
Written by Polly Berent, Foreword by Princeton Review
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812968965
Our Price: $14.00
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Getting Ready for College
Everything You Need to Know Before You Go From Bike Locks to Laundry Baskets, Financial Aid to Health Care
Written by Polly Berent
Foreword by Princeton Review


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2003
Price: $14.00

Getting Ready for College is the ultimate easy-to-use guide to success for college-bound seniors, first-years, and their parents. Polly Berent answers the questions you didn’t know you would need to ask:

• What’s the deal on financial aid and cash management?
• Should I bring a flashlight to school? Do I really need... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
The Students are Watching
The Students are Watching
Written by Nancy Faust Sizer, Edited by Theodore Sizer
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807031216
Our Price: $18.00
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

The Students are Watching
Schools and the Moral Contract
Written by Nancy Faust Sizer
Edited by Theodore Sizer


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: July 15, 2000
Price: $18.00

In this groundbreaking book, Theodore and Nancy Sizer insist that students learn not just from their classes but from their school's routines and rituals, especially about matters of character. They convince us once again of what we may have forgotten: that we need to create schools that constantly demonstrate a belief... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Gwynne's Grammar
Gwynne's Grammar
Written by N.M. Gwynne
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385352949
Our Price: $11.99
amazon.com
barnesandnoble.com
borders.com
Google eBookStore
kobobooks.com
more>>
Gwynne's Grammar
The Ultimate Introduction to Grammar and the Writing of Good English
Written by N.M. Gwynne


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: September 2, 2014
Price: $11.99

Anxious about apostrophes?
 
In a pickle over your pronouns and prepositions?
 
Fear not—Mr. Gwynne is here with his wonderfully concise and highly enjoyable book of grammar.
 
Within these pages, adults and children alike will find all they need to rediscover this lost science and sharpen up their skills.
... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Signing
Signing
Written by Elaine Costello, Ph.D.
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780553375398
Our Price: $20.00
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Signing
How To Speak With YOur Hands
Written by Elaine Costello, Ph.D.


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: August 1, 1995
Price: $20.00

American Sign Language is a wonderful silent language of hands, face, and body that is rich with nuance, emotion, and grace. Bantam is proud to present the newly revised Signing : How To Speak With Your Hands, a comprehensive and easy-to-use guide that has long been the invaluable and definitive guide... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Feel-Bad Education
Feel-Bad Education
Written by Alfie Kohn
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807001400
Our Price: $15.00
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Feel-Bad Education
And Other Contrarian Essays on Children and Schooling
Written by Alfie Kohn


Format: Trade Paperback, 196 pages
On Sale: April 5, 2011
Price: $15.00

Mind-opening writing on what kids need from school, from one of education’s most outspoken voices
 
Arguing that our schools are currently in the grip of a “cult of rigor”—a confusion of harder with better that threatens to banish both joy and meaningful intellectual inquiry from our classrooms—Alfie Kohn issues a... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
The Manhattan Directory of Private Nursery Schools, 7th Edition
The Manhattan Directory of Private Nursery Schools, 7th Edition
Written by Victoria Goldman
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781616950514
Our Price: $30.00
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

The Manhattan Directory of Private Nursery Schools, 7th Edition

Written by Victoria Goldman


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
On Sale: May 8, 2012
Price: $30.00

The guide, now in its completely revised and updated seventh edition, is the accepted authority on nursery school options available to Manhattan parents. It describes more than 150 nursery and day care programs including information about admissions procedures, diversity, school size, tuition and schedules. Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
View pages: 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 19 | 20
Page 15 of 56
View past category highlights: