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The Students are Watching
The Students are Watching
Written by Nancy Faust Sizer, Edited by Theodore Sizer
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807031216
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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 >
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College Admission
College Admission
Written by Robin Mamlet and Christine VanDeVelde
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307590336
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College Admission
From Application to Acceptance, Step by Step
Written by Robin Mamlet and Christine VanDeVelde


Format: eBook, 432 pages
On Sale: August 30, 2011
Price: $13.99

College Admission is the ultimate user's manual and go-to guide for any student or family approaching the college application process. 
 
Featuring the wise counsel of more than 50 deans of admission, no other guide has such thorough, expert, compassionate, and professional advice.
 
Let’s be honest: applying to college... Read more >
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The Shame of the Nation
The Shame of the Nation
Written by Jonathan Kozol, Read by Harry Chase
Format: Abridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780739309865
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The Shame of the Nation
The Restoration of Apartheid Schooling in America
Written by Jonathan Kozol
Read by Harry Chase


Format: Abridged Audiobook Download0
On Sale: September 13, 2005
Price: $14.98

“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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Teacher Effectiveness Training
Teacher Effectiveness Training
Written by Dr. Thomas Gordon
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307547927
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Teacher Effectiveness Training
The Program Proven to Help Teachers Bring Out the Best in Students of All Ages
Written by Dr. Thomas Gordon


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: July 7, 2010
Price: $13.99

For nearly thirty years, Teacher Effectiveness Training, or the T.E.T. book, based on Dr. Thomas Gordon’s groundbreaking program, has taught hundreds of thousands of teachers around the world the skills they need to deal with the inevitable student discipline problems effectively and humanely.

Now revised and updated, T.E.T. can mean the difference... Read more >
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The End of Education
The End of Education
Written by Neil Postman
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ISBN: 9780679750314
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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 >
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The Freedom Writers Diary Teacher's Guide
The Freedom Writers Diary Teacher's Guide
Written by Erin Gruwell and The Freedom Writers
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780767932196
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The Freedom Writers Diary Teacher's Guide

Written by Erin Gruwell and The Freedom Writers


Format: eBook, 208 pages
On Sale: September 16, 2008
Price: $16.99

Designed for educators by the teacher who nurtured and created the Freedom Writers, this standards-based teachers’ guide includes innovative teaching techniques that will engage, empower, and enlighten.
In response to thousands of letters and e-mails from teachers across the country who learned about Erin Gruwell and her amazing students in The Freedom... Read more >
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The Unschooling Handbook
The Unschooling Handbook
Written by Mary Griffith
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307489708
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The Unschooling Handbook
How to Use the Whole World As Your Child's Classroom
Written by Mary Griffith


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: May 5, 2010
Price: $12.99

To Unschoolers, Learning Is As Natural As Breathing
Did you know that a growing percentage of home schoolers are becoming unschoolers? The unschooling movement is founded on the principle that children learn best when they pursue their own natural curiosities and interests. Without bells, schedules, and rules about what to do and... Read more >
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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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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 >
What Your Kindergartner Needs to Know (Revised and updated)
What Your Kindergartner Needs to Know (Revised and updated)
Written by E.D. Hirsch, Jr.
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780345543745
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What Your Kindergartner Needs to Know (Revised and updated)
Preparing Your Child for a Lifetime of Learning
Written by E.D. Hirsch, Jr.


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: July 16, 2013
Price: $12.99

With its comprehensive curriculum providing a sound basis in the fundamentals of math, art, history, language arts, science, and technology, the phenomenally successful Core Knowledge series has become an esteemed tool for parents and teachers striving to better educate today's children. And since it is agreed that the first years of... Read more >
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