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B+ Grades, A+ College Application
B+ Grades, A+ College Application
Written by Joie Jager-Hyman
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781607743422
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B+ Grades, A+ College Application
How to Present Your Strongest Self, Write a Standout Admissions Essay, and Get Into the Perfect School for You
Written by Joie Jager-Hyman


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: July 23, 2013
Price: $10.99

This alternative college guide from a former Dartmouth assistant admissions director-turned-consultant gives non-straight-A students advice on the many options available to them and tips on how to identify, gain admittance to, and pay for the schools that will allow them to flourish.

Less-than-perfect grades? No problem!
Contrary to popular opinion, you don’t... Read more >
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The Heathen School
The Heathen School
Written by John Demos
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ISBN: 9780385351669
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The Heathen School
A Story of Hope and Betrayal in the Age of the Early Republic
Written by John Demos


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: March 18, 2014
Price: $14.99

The astonishing story of a unique missionary project—and the America it embodied—from award-winning historian John Demos.

Near the start of the nineteenth century, as the newly established United States looked outward toward the wider world, a group of eminent Protestant ministers formed a grand scheme for gathering the rest of mankind into the redemptive fold of Christianity and...

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Positive Discipline in the Classroom
Positive Discipline in the Classroom
Written by Jane Nelsen, Lynn Lott and H. Stephen Glenn
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ISBN: 9780770436582
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Positive Discipline in the Classroom
Developing Mutual Respect, Cooperation, and Responsibility in Your Classroom
Written by Jane Nelsen, Lynn Lott and H. Stephen Glenn


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: July 16, 2013
Price: $13.99

The Acclaimed Bestseller That Can Improve Your Classroom Experience Forever!
 
Over the years millions of parents and teachers have used the amazingly effective strategies of Positive Discipline to restore order and civility to their classrooms and homes. And in today's classroom, where teachers must compete with digital distractions for their students' attention... Read more >
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Manhattan Family Guide to Private Schools and Selective Public Schools, 6th Edition

Written by Victoria Goldman


Format: eBook, 496 pages
On Sale: June 1, 2010
Price: $35.00

This guide, written by a parent for parents, is a perennial seller. Expanded and extensively revised in this sixth edition, it is the first, last, and only word for parents on choosing the best private and selective public schools for children. Including information on admissions procedures, programs, diversity, school size, staff... Read more >
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Lost in the Meritocracy
Lost in the Meritocracy
Written by Walter Kirn
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ISBN: 9780385529266
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Lost in the Meritocracy
The Undereducation of an Overachiever
Written by Walter Kirn


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: May 19, 2009
Price: $11.99

A New York Times Notable Book
A Daily Beast Best Book of the Year
A Huffington Post Best Book of the Year

From elementary school on, Walter Kirn knew how to stay at the top of his class: He clapped erasers, memorized answer keys, and parroted his teachers’ pet theories. But when... Read more >
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Relentless Pursuit
Relentless Pursuit
Written by Donna Foote
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ISBN: 9780307269393
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Relentless Pursuit

Written by Donna Foote


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: April 15, 2008
Price: $13.99

When Locke High School opened its doors in 1967, the residents of Watts celebrated it as a sign of the changes promised by Los Angeles. But four decades later, first-year Teach for America recruits Rachelle, Phillip, Hrag, and Taylor are greeted by a school that looks more like a prison, with... 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: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812980387
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The Essential Writings of Rousseau

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


Format: Trade Paperback, 560 pages
On Sale: March 26, 2013
Price: $18.00

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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Young, Gifted, and Black
Young, Gifted, and Black
Written by Theresa Perry and Claude Steele, Edited by Asa Hilliard, III
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807031056
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Young, Gifted, and Black
Promoting High Achievement among African-American Students
Written by Theresa Perry and Claude Steele
Edited by Asa Hilliard, III


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: February 2, 2004
Price: $16.00

Young, Gifted, and Black is a unique joint effort by three leading African-American scholars to radically reframe the debates swirling around the achievement of African-American students in school.

In three separate but allied essays, Theresa Perry, Claude Steele, and Asa Hilliard place students' social identity as African-Americans at the very center of... Read more >
Push Has Come to Shove
Push Has Come to Shove
Written by Dr. Steve Perry
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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 Trouble with Boys
The Trouble with Boys
Written by Peg Tyre
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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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