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Educating for Character
Educating for Character
Written by Thomas Lickona
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780553370522
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Educating for Character
How Our Schools Can Teach Respect and Responsibility
Written by Thomas Lickona


Format: Trade Paperback, 496 pages
On Sale: September 1, 1992
Price: $20.00

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Feel-Bad Education
Feel-Bad Education
Written by Alfie Kohn
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807001400
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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 >
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Promises Kept
Promises Kept
Written by Dr. Joe Brewster, Michele Stephenson and Hilary Beard
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780812994490
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Promises Kept
Raising Black Boys to Succeed in School and in Life
Written by Dr. Joe Brewster, Michele Stephenson and Hilary Beard


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: January 14, 2014
Price: $9.99

As seen on PBS’s POV

An unprecedented guide to helping black boys achieve success at every stage of their lives—at home, at school, and in the world
 
Regardless of how wealthy or poor their parents are, all black boys must confront and surmount the “achievement gap”: a divide that shows up... Read more >
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The Schools We Need
The Schools We Need
Written by E.D. Hirsch, Jr.
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385495240
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The Schools We Need
And Why We Don't Have Them
Written by E.D. Hirsch, Jr.


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: August 17, 1999
Price: $17.95

Now in paperback with a new introduction, The Schools We Need offers a powerful, compelling, and unassailable argument for reforming America's schooling methods and ideas--by one of America's most important educators, and author of the bestselling Cultural Literacy.

For over fifty years, American schools have operated under the assumption that challenging... Read more >
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School
School
Edited by Sarah Mondale
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807042212
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School
The Story of American Public Education
Edited by Sarah Mondale


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: August 16, 2002
Price: $25.00

Esteemed historians of education David Tyack, Carl Kaestle, Diane Ravitch, James Anderson, and Larry Cuban journey through history and across the nation to recapture the idealism of our education pioneers, Thomas Jefferson and Horace Mann. We learn how, in the first quarter of the twentieth century, massive immigration, child labor laws... Read more >
Teaching Hope
Teaching Hope
Written by The Freedom Writers and Erin Gruwell, Foreword by Anna Quindlen
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780767931724
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Teaching Hope
Stories from the Freedom Writer Teachers and Erin Gruwell
Written by The Freedom Writers and Erin Gruwell
Foreword by Anna Quindlen


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: August 18, 2009
Price: $14.99

“There are lives lost in this book, and there are lives saved, too, if salvation means a young man or woman begins to feel deserving of a place on the planet. . . . What could be more soul-satisfying? These are the most influential professionals most of us will ever meet. The... Read more >
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How to Teach Your Children Shakespeare
How to Teach Your Children Shakespeare
Written by Ken Ludwig
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307951519
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How to Teach Your Children Shakespeare

Written by Ken Ludwig


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: June 11, 2013
Price: $9.99

A foolproof, enormously fun method of teaching your children the classic works of William Shakespeare
 
To know some Shakespeare provides a head start in life. His plays are among the great bedrocks of Western civilization and contain the finest writing of the past 450 years. Many of the best novels, plays, poems, and films in... Read more >
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Home Learning Year by Year
Home Learning Year by Year
Written by Rebecca Rupp
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307565808
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Home Learning Year by Year
How to Design a Homeschool Curriculum from Preschool Through High School
Written by Rebecca Rupp


Format: eBook, 432 pages
On Sale: February 4, 2009
Price: $13.99

Finally, homeschoolers have a comprehensive guide to designing a homeschool curriculum, from one of the country's foremost homeschooling experts. , Rebecca Rupp presents a structured plan to ensure that your children will learn what they need to know when they need to know it, from preschool through high school. Based on... Read more >
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Be Different
Be Different
Written by John Elder Robison, Read by John Elder Robison
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780307881328
Our Price: $17.50

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Be Different
Adventures of a Free-Range Aspergian with Practical Advice for Aspergians, Misfits, Families & Teachers
Written by John Elder Robison
Read by John Elder Robison


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: March 22, 2011
Price: $17.50

The author of the New York Times bestselling Look Me in the Eye returns to help Aspergians, and even ordinary geeks, embrace being different and fix the things that hold them back in life.

With his usual honesty, dry wit, and unapologetic eccentricity, John Robison argues that Asperger's is about difference, not... Read more >
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What Your Fifth Grader Needs to Know
What Your Fifth Grader Needs to Know
Written by E.D. Hirsch, Jr. and Core Knowledge Foundation
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804180405
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What Your Fifth Grader Needs to Know
Fundamentals of a Good Fifth-Grade Education
Written by E.D. Hirsch, Jr. and Core Knowledge Foundation


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: November 13, 2013
Price: $12.99

Grade by grade, these groundbreaking and successful books provide a solid foundation in the fundamentals of a good education for first to sixth graders.

B & W photographs, linecuts, and maps throughout; two-color printing. Read more >
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