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What Your First Grader Needs to Know (Revised and Updated)
Fundamentals of a Good First-Grade Education
Written by E.D. Hirsch, Jr.


Format: eBook, 512 pages
On Sale: August 26, 2014
Price: $12.99

Give your child a smart start with the revised and updated
What Your First Grader Needs to Know
 
What will your child be expected to learn in the first grade? How can you help him or her at home? How can teachers foster active, successful learning in the classroom? This... Read more >
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What Your First Grader Needs to Know (Revised and Updated)

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What Your First Grader Needs to Know (Revised and Updated)
Written by E.D. Hirsch, Jr.
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780553392388
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What Your First Grader Needs to Know (Revised and Updated)
Fundamentals of a Good First-Grade Education
Written by E.D. Hirsch, Jr.


Format: Trade Paperback, 512 pages
On Sale: August 26, 2014
Price: $20.00

Give your child a smart start with the revised and updated
What Your First Grader Needs to Know
 
What will your child be expected to learn in the first grade? How can you help him or her at home? How can teachers foster active, successful learning in the classroom? This... Read more >
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What Your Second Grader Needs to Know (Revised and Updated)
Fundamentals of a Good Second-Grade Education
Written by E.D. Hirsch, Jr.


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: August 26, 2014
Price: $12.99

Give your child a smart start with the revised and updated
What Your Second Grader Needs to Know
 
What will your child be expected to learn in the second grade? How can you help him or her at home? This book answers these all-important questions and more, offering the specific... Read more >
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What Your Second Grader Needs to Know (Revised and Updated)

(Available August 26, 2014)
What Your Second Grader Needs to Know (Revised and Updated)
Written by E.D. Hirsch, Jr.
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780553392401
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What Your Second Grader Needs to Know (Revised and Updated)
Fundamentals of a Good Second-Grade Education
Written by E.D. Hirsch, Jr.


Format: Trade Paperback, 528 pages
On Sale: August 26, 2014
Price: $20.00

Give your child a smart start with the revised and updated
What Your Second Grader Needs to Know
 
What will your child be expected to learn in the second grade? How can you help him or her at home? This book answers these all-important questions and more, offering the specific... Read more >
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In Schools We Trust
Creating Communities of Learning in an era of Testing and Standardization
Written by Deborah Meier


Format: eBook
On Sale: February 18, 2014
Price: $24.00

We are in an era of radical distrust of public education. Increasingly, we turn to standardized tests and standardized curricula-now adopted by all fifty states-as our national surrogates for trust.

Legendary school founder and reformer Deborah Meier believes fiercely that schools have to win our faith by showing they can do their... Read more >
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The Hybrid Tiger
The Hybrid Tiger
Written by Quanyu Huang
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781616148515
Our Price: $19.95
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The Hybrid Tiger
Secrets of the Extraordinary Success of Asian-American Kids
Written by Quanyu Huang


Format: Trade Paperback, 270 pages
On Sale: February 11, 2014
Price: $19.95

Why do Asian and Asian-American students consistently perform so well on standardized tests? Why are students of Asian descent disproportionately admitted to America’s top colleges?

This informative and entertainingly written comparison of educational methods in America and China answers these questions and more, while assessing the strengths and weaknesses of each... Read more >
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The Hybrid Tiger
Secrets of the Extraordinary Success of Asian-American Kids
Written by Quanyu Huang


Format: eBook
On Sale: February 11, 2014
Price: $11.99

Why do Asian and Asian-American students consistently perform so well on standardized tests? Why are students of Asian descent disproportionately admitted to America’s top colleges?

This informative and entertainingly written comparison of educational methods in America and China answers these questions and more, while assessing the strengths and weaknesses of each... Read more >
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Promises Kept
Promises Kept
Written by Dr. Joe Brewster, Michele Stephenson and Hilary Beard
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812984897
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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: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: January 14, 2014
Price: $18.00

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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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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Promises Kept
Promises Kept
Written by Dr. Joe Brewster, Michele Stephenson and Hilary Beard, Read by Bahni Turpin and Dominic Hoffman
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780804148504
Our Price: $22.50

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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
Read by Bahni Turpin and Dominic Hoffman


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: January 14, 2014
Price: $22.50

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 >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.
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
Our Price: $12.99
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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 >
What Your Sixth Grader Needs to Know
What Your Sixth Grader Needs to Know
Written by E.D. Hirsch, Jr.
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804180412
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What Your Sixth Grader Needs to Know
Fundamentals of a Good Sixth-Grade Education
Written by E.D. Hirsch, Jr.


Format: eBook, 416 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 >
What Your Third Grader Needs to Know
What Your Third Grader Needs to Know
Written by E.D. Hirsch, Jr.
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804180399
Our Price: $12.99
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What Your Third Grader Needs to Know
Fundamentals of a Good Third-Grade Education
Written by E.D. Hirsch, Jr.


Format: eBook, 400 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 >
The Parent Backpack for Kindergarten through Grade 5
The Parent Backpack for Kindergarten through Grade 5
Written by ML Nichols
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781607744740
Our Price: $15.99
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The Parent Backpack for Kindergarten through Grade 5
How to Support Your Child's Education, End Homework Meltdowns, and Build Parent-Teacher Connections
Written by ML Nichols


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: July 23, 2013
Price: $15.99

Finally, a book that demystifies our daunting education system by giving parents the insights and strategies they need to build positive relationships with teachers and connect to their children’s learning in productive ways.
 
Involved Parents = Better Students

How do you ensure your child gets the best education possible when U.S... Read more >
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The Parent Backpack for Kindergarten through Grade 5
The Parent Backpack for Kindergarten through Grade 5
Written by ML Nichols
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781607744757
Our Price: $11.99
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The Parent Backpack for Kindergarten through Grade 5
How to Support Your Child's Education, End Homework Meltdowns, and Build Parent-Teacher Connections
Written by ML Nichols


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: July 23, 2013
Price: $11.99

Finally, a book that demystifies our daunting education system by giving parents the insights and strategies they need to build positive relationships with teachers and connect to their children’s learning in productive ways.
 
Involved Parents = Better Students

How do you ensure your child gets the best education possible when U.S. schools have...

Read more >
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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
Our Price: $12.99
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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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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: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345543738
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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: Trade Paperback, 448 pages
On Sale: July 16, 2013
Price: $20.00

Help your child exceed the Common Core standards with the revised and updated What Your Kindergartner Needs to Know
 
Designed for use by parents and teachers, this groundbreaking first volume in the Core Knowledge Series provides kindergartners with the fundamentals they need to prepare them for a lifetime of learning. It sets... Read more >
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100 Places That Can Change Your Child's Life
100 Places That Can Change Your Child's Life
Written by Keith Bellows, Foreword by Natalie Morales
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426208591
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100 Places That Can Change Your Child's Life
From Your Backyard to the Ends of the Earth
Written by Keith Bellows
Foreword by Natalie Morales


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: February 5, 2013
Price: $18.95

Kids who learn to travel will travel to learn. National Geographic Traveler Editor Keith Bellows sends you and your children globetrotting for life-changing vacations that will expand their horizons and shape their perspectives. What youwon’t find inside: predictable itineraries and lists of landmarks and events. Instead, you’ll get evocative, slice-of-life experiences and age-appropriate ideas... Read more >
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Push Has Come to Shove
Push Has Come to Shove
Written by Dr. Steve Perry
Format: Trade Paperback
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...

Read more >
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Beyond Baby Talk
Beyond Baby Talk
Written by Kenn Apel, Ph.D. and Julie Masterson, Ph.D.
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307952288
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Beyond Baby Talk
From Speaking to Spelling: A Guide to Language and Literacy Development for Parents and Caregivers
Written by Kenn Apel, Ph.D. and Julie Masterson, Ph.D.


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: October 2, 2012
Price: $15.00

Guide your child to effective communication with this fully updated handbook.

Language is about so much more than just words, and healthy communication is the foundation of your child’s ability to succeed emotionally, socially, and academically. The first eight years of life are a critical period of language and literacy development... Read more >
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Beyond Baby Talk
Beyond Baby Talk
Written by Kenn Apel, Ph.D. and Julie Masterson, Ph.D.
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307952295
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Beyond Baby Talk
From Speaking to Spelling: A Guide to Language and Literacy Development for Parents and Caregivers
Written by Kenn Apel, Ph.D. and Julie Masterson, Ph.D.


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: October 2, 2012
Price: $11.99

From "Goo" to Gab — Guiding Your Child to Effective Communication
The first five years of a child's life are the most critical for speech and language development, and, as a parent, you are your child's primary language role model. So what are the best ways to help your child develop the... Read more >
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A Family of Readers
A Family of Readers
Edited by Roger Sutton and Martha V. Parravano
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763657550
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A Family of Readers
The Book Lover's Guide to Children's and Young Adult Literature
Edited by Roger Sutton and Martha V. Parravano


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: September 13, 2011
Price: $14.99

Two of the most trusted reviewers in the field join with top authors, illustrators, and critics in a definitive guide to choosing books for children—and nurturing their love of reading.

A FAMILY OF READERS is the definitive resource for parents interested in enriching the reading lives of their children. It’s divided into... Read more >
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Push Has Come to Shove
Push Has Come to Shove
Written by Dr. Steve Perry
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307720337
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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: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: September 13, 2011
Price: $13.99

“Have you been to a school lately?  Have you sat through the six hours and forty-five minutes of excruciating tedium we send our kids to every day?  When we ask our kids, “What’d you do in school today?” and they mumble, “Nothin’,” they’re telling the truth.”
 
Steve Perry is like no other... Read more >
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How to Tutor Your Own Child
How to Tutor Your Own Child
Written by Marina Koestler Ruben, Foreword by Gerald Richards
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781607740278
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How to Tutor Your Own Child
Boost Grades and Inspire a Lifelong Love of Learning--Without Paying for a Professional Tutor
Written by Marina Koestler Ruben
Foreword by Gerald Richards


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: August 2, 2011
Price: $13.99

Tutoring today is a $4 billion industry (yes—billion) with companies like Sylvan Learning Center and Kaplan Tutoring cashing in. What are parents of today’s overextended students to do? If only there were a resource closer to home that was easy, free, and able to provide the same quality of service. But...

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How to Tutor Your Own Child
How to Tutor Your Own Child
Written by Marina Koestler Ruben, Foreword by Gerald Richards
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781607740506
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How to Tutor Your Own Child
Boost Grades and Inspire a Lifelong Love of Learning--Without Paying for a Tutor
Written by Marina Koestler Ruben
Foreword by Gerald Richards


Format: eBook, 208 pages
On Sale: August 2, 2011
Price: $9.99

Tutoring today is a $4 billion industry (yes—billion) with companies like Sylvan Learning Center and Kaplan Tutoring cashing in. What are parents of today’s overextended students to do? If only there were a resource closer to home that was easy, free, and able to provide the same quality of service. But...

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