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Widening the Circle
Widening the Circle
Written by Mara Sapon-Shevin
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807032800
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Widening the Circle
The Power of Inclusive Classrooms
Written by Mara Sapon-Shevin


Format: Trade Paperback, 280 pages
On Sale: March 15, 2007
Price: $18.00

Widening the Circle is a passionate, even radical argument for creating school and classroom environments where all kids, including children labeled as "disabled" and "special needs," are welcome on equal terms.

In opposition to traditional models of special education, where teachers decide when a child is deemed "ready to compete" in "mainstream"... Read more >
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College Rules!, 3rd Edition
College Rules!, 3rd Edition
Written by Sherrie Nist-Olejnik and Jodi Patrick Holschuh
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781607740018
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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 >
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Be Different
Be Different
Written by John Elder Robison
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307884824
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Be Different
My Adventures with Asperger's and My Advice for Fellow Aspergians, Misfits, Families, and Teachers
Written by John Elder Robison


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: March 20, 2012
Price: $14.00

“I believe those of us with Asperger’s are here for a reason, and we have much to offer. This book will help you bring out those gifts.”
 
In his bestselling memoir, Look Me in the Eye, John Elder Robison described growing up with Asperger’s syndrome at a time when the diagnosis didn’t exist... Read more >
The Essential Conversation
The Essential Conversation
Written by Sara Lawrence-Lightfoot
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345475800
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The Essential Conversation
What Parents and Teachers Can Learn from Each Other
Written by Sara Lawrence-Lightfoot


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: September 28, 2004
Price: $16.00

With the insights she has gleaned from her close and subtle observation of parent-teacher conferences, renowned Harvard University professor Sara Lawrence-Lightfoot has written a wise, useful book about the ways in which parents and teachers can make the most of their essential conversation—the dialogue between the most vital people in a... Read more >
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College Cooking
College Cooking
Written by Megan Carle and Jill Carle
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781580088268
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College Cooking
Feed Yourself and Your Friends
Written by Megan Carle and Jill Carle


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: April 1, 2007
Price: $19.99

You have a midterm tomorrow and a fierce growl in your stomach. Your roommate just nabbed your last cup o' ramen. Do you: (A) Ignore your stomach and brew another pot of coffee? (B) Break out the PB&J? (C) Order pizza—again? (D) Make a quick trip to the grocery store? The... Read more >
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The Passionate Teacher
The Passionate Teacher
Written by Robert Fried
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807031438
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The Passionate Teacher
A Practical Guide
Written by Robert Fried


Format: Trade Paperback, 328 pages
On Sale: October 13, 2001
Price: $18.00

An inspiring handbook, enthusiastically embraced by teachers; with a new chapter

Every teacher can be a passionate teacher-one who engages young people in the excitement of learning and ideas-if teaching is not undermined by the ways we "do business" in schools. The Passionate Teacher draws on voices, stories, and successes of... Read more >
What Your Third Grader Needs to Know (Revised Edition)
What Your Third Grader Needs to Know (Revised Edition)
Written by E.D. Hirsch, Jr.
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385336260
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What Your Third Grader Needs to Know (Revised Edition)
Fundamentals of a Good Third-Grade Education
Written by E.D. Hirsch, Jr.


Format: Trade Paperback, 400 pages
On Sale: May 28, 2002
Price: $20.00

Give your child a smart start with
What Your Third Grader Needs to Know
 
What should your child learn in the third grade? How can you help him or her at home? This book answers these important questions and more, offering the specific shared knowledge that thousands of parents and... Read more >
Teaching to Change Lives
Teaching to Change Lives
Written by Dr. Howard Hendricks
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781588601186
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Teaching to Change Lives
Seven Proven Ways to Make Your Teaching Come Alive
Written by Dr. Howard Hendricks


Format: eBook
On Sale: November 9, 2011
Price: $11.99

This insightful book conveys the author's passion for communication and gets to the heart of how to do it. Discover the thrill of applying the seven proven concepts - and seeing the results! Also contains sample lesson plans. A great tool for your PDA or Desktop Read more >
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What Your Fourth Grader Needs to Know
What Your Fourth Grader Needs to Know
Written by E.D. Hirsch, Jr.
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385337656
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What Your Fourth Grader Needs to Know
Fundamentals of A Good Fourth-Grade Education
Written by E.D. Hirsch, Jr.


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: May 31, 2005
Price: $20.00

Give your child a smart start with
What Your Fourth Grader Needs to Know
 
How can you help your child at home? This book answers that important question and more, offering the specific shared knowledge that thousands of parents and teachers across the nation have agreed upon for American fourth... Read more >
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The End of Education
The End of Education
Written by Neil Postman
Format: Trade Paperback
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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