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Parenting in the Age of Attention Snatchers

(Available April 28, 2015)
Parenting in the Age of Attention Snatchers
Written by Lucy Jo Palladino
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781611802177
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Parenting in the Age of Attention Snatchers
A Step-by-Step Guide to Balancing Your Child's Use of Technology
Written by Lucy Jo Palladino


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: April 28, 2015
Price: $15.95

Are your kids unable to step away from the screens?  Here is a practical, step-by-step guide that gives parents the tools to teach children, from toddlers to teens, how to gain control of their technology use.

     As children spend more of their time on tablets and smartphones, using apps specially engineered... Read more >
Missoula

(Available April 21, 2015)
Missoula
Written by Jon Krakauer
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385538732
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Missoula
Rape and the Justice System in a College Town
Written by Jon Krakauer


Format: Hardcover, 384 pages
On Sale: April 21, 2015
Price: $28.95

From bestselling author Jon Krakauer, a stark, powerful, meticulously reported narrative about a series of sexual assaults at the University of Montana ­— stories that illuminate the human drama behind the national plague of campus rape
 
Missoula, Montana, is a typical college town, with a highly regarded state university, bucolic surroundings, a...

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Missoula
Rape and the Justice System in a College Town
Written by Jon Krakauer


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: April 21, 2015
Price: $14.99

From bestselling author Jon Krakauer, a stark, powerful, meticulously reported narrative about a series of sexual assaults at the University of Montana ­— stories that illuminate the human drama behind the national plague of campus rape
 
Missoula, Montana, is a typical college town, with a highly regarded state university, bucolic surroundings, a...

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Missoula

(Available April 21, 2015)
Missoula
Written by Jon Krakauer
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780147519368
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Missoula
Rape and the Justice System in a College Town
Written by Jon Krakauer


Format: Trade Paperback, 592 pages
On Sale: April 21, 2015
Price: $29.00

From bestselling author Jon Krakauer, a stark, powerful, meticulously reported narrative about a series of sexual assaults at the University of Montana ­— stories that illuminate the human drama behind the national plague of campus rape
 
Missoula, Montana, is a typical college town, with a highly regarded state university, bucolic surroundings, a...

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Missoula

(Available April 21, 2015)
Missoula
Written by Jon Krakauer, Read by Mozhan Marno and Scott Brick
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780147519320
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Missoula
Rape and the Justice System in a College Town
Written by Jon Krakauer
Read by Mozhan Marno and Scott Brick


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc0
On Sale: April 21, 2015
Price: $45.00

From bestselling author Jon Krakauer, a stark, powerful, meticulously reported narrative about a series of sexual assaults at the University of Montana ­— stories that illuminate the human drama behind the national plague of campus rape
 
Missoula, Montana, is a typical college town, with a highly regarded state university, bucolic surroundings, a...

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Missoula
Rape and the Justice System in a College Town
Written by Jon Krakauer
Read by Mozhan Marno and Scott Brick


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On Sale: April 21, 2015
Price: $22.50

From bestselling author Jon Krakauer, a stark, powerful, meticulously reported narrative about a series of sexual assaults at the University of Montana ­— stories that illuminate the human drama behind the national plague of campus rape
 
Missoula, Montana, is a typical college town, with a highly regarded state university, bucolic surroundings, a...

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Taking on Diversity

(Available April 14, 2015)
Taking on Diversity
Written by Rupert W. Nacoste
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781633880269
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Taking on Diversity
How We Can Move from Anxiety to Respect
Written by Rupert W. Nacoste


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: April 14, 2015
Price: $19.00

In this enlightening book, a campus “diversity doctor” relates stories that individuals have shared with him about their anxieties in situations involving people who are in some way different than themselves. Dr. Rupert W. Nacoste regularly counsels students at North Carolina State University about their problems dealing with diversity of all kinds... Read more >
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Taking on Diversity
How We Can Move from Anxiety to Respect
Written by Rupert W. Nacoste


Format: eBook0
On Sale: April 14, 2015
Price: $11.99

In this enlightening book, a campus “diversity doctor” relates stories that individuals have shared with him about their anxieties in situations involving people who are in some way different than themselves. Dr. Rupert W. Nacoste regularly counsels students at North Carolina State University about their problems dealing with diversity of all kinds... Read more >
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The Garden Classroom

(Available April 7, 2015)
The Garden Classroom
Written by Cathy James
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781611801644
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The Garden Classroom
Hands-On Activities in Math, Science, Literacy, and Art
Written by Cathy James


Format: Trade Paperback, 232 pages
On Sale: April 7, 2015
Price: $18.95

Packed with garden-based activities that promote science, math, reading, writing, imaginative play, and arts and crafts, The Garden Classroom offers a whole year of outdoor play and learning ideas—however big or small your garden.

     Every garden offers children a rich, sensory playground, full of interesting things to discover and learn about. There's... Read more >
Mindful Learning

(Available March 31, 2015)
Mindful Learning
Written by Dr. Craig Hassed and Dr. Richard Chambers
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781611802429
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Mindful Learning

Written by Dr. Craig Hassed and Dr. Richard Chambers


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: March 31, 2015
Price: $18.95

The most complete and readable mindfulness primer for educators and anyone who works with high school kids and young adults.

     Mindfulness-based stress reduction (MBSR), as pioneered by Jon Kabat-Zinn and others, is now being successfully applied in myriad areas of human activity—most recently, education. It's no surprise that psychologists and educators... Read more >
On the Same Track
On the Same Track
Written by Carol Corbett Burris
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807036907
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On the Same Track
How Schools Can Join the Twenty-First-Century Struggle against Resegregation
Written by Carol Corbett Burris


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: March 17, 2015
Price: $20.00

A public school principal’s account of the courageous leaders who have dismantled the tracking systems in their schools in order to desegregate classrooms
 
What would happen if a school eliminated the “tracks” that rank students based on their perceived intellectual abilities? Would low-achieving students fall behind and become frustrated? Would their... Read more >
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Colleges That Pay You Back
Colleges That Pay You Back
Written by Princeton Review
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780804125888
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Colleges That Pay You Back
The 200 Best Value Colleges and What It Takes to Get In
Written by Princeton Review


Format: Trade Paperback, 480 pages
On Sale: February 3, 2015
Price: $21.99

YOU NEED GREAT RETURN ON YOUR COLLEGE INVESTMENT. College costs more than ever these days. That's why we at The Princeton Review have worked to expand our wildly popular "Best Value Colleges" list into this comprehensive guidebook, using our unique "ROE" (Return-on-Education) rating to winnow out the absolute best-value colleges for inclusion!... Read more >
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The Tyranny of the Meritocracy
Democratizing Higher Education in America
Written by Lani Guinier


Format: eBook, 176 pages
On Sale: January 13, 2015
Price: $24.95

A fresh and bold argument for revamping our standards of “merit” and a clear blueprint for creating collaborative education models that strengthen our democracy rather than privileging individual elites

Standing on the foundations of America’s promise of equal opportunity, our universities purport to serve as engines of social mobility and practitioners of... Read more >
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The Tyranny of the Meritocracy
The Tyranny of the Meritocracy
Written by Lani Guinier
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780807006276
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The Tyranny of the Meritocracy
Democratizing Higher Education in America
Written by Lani Guinier


Format: Hardcover, 176 pages
On Sale: January 13, 2015
Price: $24.95

A fresh and bold argument for revamping our standards of “merit” and a clear blueprint for creating collaborative education models that strengthen our democracy rather than privileging individual elites

Standing on the foundations of America’s promise of equal opportunity, our universities purport to serve as engines of social mobility and practitioners of... Read more >
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The Heathen School
The Heathen School
Written by John Demos
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780679781127
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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: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: December 2, 2014
Price: $16.95

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 “civilization.&rdquo...

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Divided We Fail
Divided We Fail
Written by Sarah Garland
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807033333
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Divided We Fail
The Story of an African American Community That Ended the Era of School Desegregation
Written by Sarah Garland


Format: Trade Paperback, 252 pages
On Sale: November 25, 2014
Price: $19.00

Examines why school desegregation, despite its success in closing the achievement gap, was never embraced wholeheartedly in the black community as a remedy for racial inequality
 
In 2007, a court case originally filed in Louisville, Kentucky, was argued before the Supreme Court and officially ended the era of school desegregation— both changing...

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Cracking the AP Statistics Exam, 2015 Edition
Cracking the AP Statistics Exam, 2015 Edition
Written by Princeton Review
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804125413
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Cracking the AP Statistics Exam, 2015 Edition

Written by Princeton Review


Format: eBook, 464 pages
On Sale: October 21, 2014
Price: $14.99

EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO SCORE A PERFECT 5. Equip yourself to ace the AP Statistics Exam with The Princeton Review's comprehensive study guideincluding thorough content reviews, targeted strategies for every question type, and 2 full-length practice tests with complete answer explanations. This eBook edition has been optimized for on-screen viewing with... Read more >
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The K&W Guide to Colleges for Students with Learning Differences, 12th Edition
The K&W Guide to Colleges for Students with Learning Differences, 12th Edition
Written by Princeton Review
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780804125574
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The K&W Guide to Colleges for Students with Learning Differences, 12th Edition
350 Schools with Programs or Services for Students with ADHD or Learning Disabilities
Written by Princeton Review


Format: Trade Paperback, 832 pages
On Sale: September 16, 2014
Price: $29.99

Find the Right School for Your Specific Needs.
 
Hundreds of thousands of students with learning differences head to college every year. This comprehensive guide makes it easy for those students and their families to tackle the daunting process of finding the school that fits their needs best. 
 
This indispensible resource book for students, parents, and... Read more >
How We Learn
How We Learn
Written by Benedict Carey
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780812993882
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How We Learn
The Surprising Truth About When, Where, and Why It Happens
Written by Benedict Carey


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $27.00

In the tradition of The Power of Habit and Thinking, Fast and Slow comes a practical, playful, and endlessly fascinating guide to what we really know about learning and memory today—and how we can apply it to our own lives.
 
From an early age, it is drilled into our heads... Read more >
How We Learn
How We Learn
Written by Benedict Carey
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780812993899
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How We Learn
The Surprising Truth About When, Where, and Why It Happens
Written by Benedict Carey


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $13.99

In the tradition of The Power of Habit and Thinking, Fast and Slow comes a practical, playful, and endlessly fascinating guide to what we really know about learning and memory today—and how we can apply it to our own lives.
 
From an early age, it is drilled into our heads... Read more >
How We Learn
How We Learn
Written by Benedict Carey, Read by Steve Kramer
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780449807774
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How We Learn
The Surprising Truth About When, Where, and Why It Happens
Written by Benedict Carey
Read by Steve Kramer


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc0
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $35.00

In the tradition of The Power of Habit and Thinking, Fast and Slow comes a practical, playful, and endlessly fascinating guide to what we really know about learning and memory today—and how we can apply it to our own lives.
 
From an early age, it is drilled into our heads... Read more >
How We Learn
How We Learn
Written by Benedict Carey, Read by Steve Kramer
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780449807781
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How We Learn
The Surprising Truth About When, Where, and Why It Happens
Written by Benedict Carey
Read by Steve Kramer


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download0
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $20.00

In the tradition of The Power of Habit and Thinking, Fast and Slow comes a practical, playful, and endlessly fascinating guide to what we really know about learning and memory today—and how we can apply it to our own lives.
 
From an early age, it is drilled into our heads... Read more >
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The Perfect Score Project
The Perfect Score Project
Written by Debbie Stier
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307956682
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The Perfect Score Project
One Mother's Journey to Uncover the Secrets of the SAT
Written by Debbie Stier


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $15.00

Save yourself time, money, and frustration by reading The Perfect Score Project, one of the most compulsively readable guides to SAT test-prep ever written, and a down-to-earth reminder of the things that really matter in life.

The project began as an attempt by Debbie Stier to help her teenage son, Ethan, who...

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The Spelling Bee
The Spelling Bee
Written by Alex Kotlowitz
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781101910337
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The Spelling Bee

Written by Alex Kotlowitz


Format: eBook, 24 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $0.99

A selection from Alex Kotlowitz’s masterpiece of immersive reportage There Are No Children Here, the harrowing coming-of-age story of two children in Chicago’s Henry Horner Public Housing Complex. In “The Spelling Bee,” as Pharoah returns to school, his dreams come up against the realities of his neighborhood.
 
Pharoah is small of stature, has... Read more >
Cracking the AP Statistics Exam, 2015 Edition
Cracking the AP Statistics Exam, 2015 Edition
Written by Princeton Review
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780804125406
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Cracking the AP Statistics Exam, 2015 Edition

Written by Princeton Review


Format: Trade Paperback, 464 pages
On Sale: September 2, 2014
Price: $19.99

EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO SCORE A PERFECT 5. Equip yourself to ace the AP Statistics Exam with The Princeton Review's comprehensive study guideincluding thorough content reviews, targeted strategies for every question type, and 2 full-length practice tests with complete answer explanations.

We don't have to tell you how tough AP Statistics... Read more >
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