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The Hybrid Tiger
The Hybrid Tiger
Written by Quanyu Huang
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781616148515
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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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Sticks and Stones
Sticks and Stones
Written by Emily Bazelon
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812982633
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Sticks and Stones
Defeating the Culture of Bullying and Rediscovering the Power of Character and Empathy
Written by Emily Bazelon


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
On Sale: February 11, 2014
Price: $16.00

NATIONAL BESTSELLER

Being a teenager has never been easy, but in recent years, with the rise of the Internet and social media, it has become exponentially more challenging. Bullying, once thought of as the province of queen bees and goons, has taken on new, complex, and insidious forms, as parents and educators... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audiobook download and an eBook.
The Best Value Colleges, 2014 Edition
The Best Value Colleges, 2014 Edition
Written by Princeton Review
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780804124478
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The Best Value Colleges, 2014 Edition
The 150 Best-Buy Schools and What It Takes to Get In
Written by Princeton Review


Format: Trade Paperback, 480 pages
On Sale: January 28, 2014
Price: $21.99

With college costs rising, it's important to make every dollar count.

That's why we at The Princeton Review have worked to expand our wildly-popular "Best Value Colleges" list—published annually in cooperation with USA TODAY—into this comprehensive guidebook! Inside, you'll find detailed profiles of the 150 best-buy schools and learn what it takes to get... Read more >
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 >
Also available as an unabridged audiobook download and a trade paperback.
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
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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
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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
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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 >
Ya no quiero ir a la escuela
Ya no quiero ir a la escuela
Written by Trixia Valle
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9786073118286
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Ya no quiero ir a la escuela
Todo sobre el Bullying o acoso escolar
Written by Trixia Valle


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: October 1, 2013
Price: $7.00

Hoy en día el 65% de los niños en México sufren acoso escolar. ¡Basta ya!

Trixia Valle, la experta en bullying, nos invita a cada uno de nosotros, niños, jóvenes, maestros y padres de familia, a frenar de una vez este doloroso problema que existe en nuestras escuelas.

¡Ya no quiero ir a... Read more >
Reign of Error
Reign of Error
Written by Diane Ravitch
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385350884
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Reign of Error
The Hoax of the Privatization Movement and the Danger to America's Public Schools
Written by Diane Ravitch


Format: Hardcover, 416 pages
On Sale: September 17, 2013
Price: $27.95

From one of the foremost authorities on education in the United States, former U.S. assistant secretary of education, “whistle-blower extraordinaire” (The Wall Street Journal), author of the best-selling The Death and Life of the Great American School System (“Important and riveting”—Library Journal), The Language Police (“Impassioned . . . Fiercely argued . . ...

Read more >
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Reign of Error
Reign of Error
Written by Diane Ravitch
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385350891
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Reign of Error
The Hoax of the Privatization Movement and the Danger to America's Public Schools
Written by Diane Ravitch


Format: eBook, 416 pages
On Sale: September 17, 2013
Price: $12.99

From one of the foremost authorities on education in the United States, former U.S. assistant secretary of education, “whistle-blower extraordinaire” (The Wall Street Journal), author of the best-selling The Death and Life of the Great American School System (“Important and riveting”—Library Journal), The Language Police (“Impassioned . . . Fiercely argued . . ...

Read more >
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Masterminds and Wingmen
Masterminds and Wingmen
Written by Rosalind Wiseman, Read by Kathe Mazur
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780804128278
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Masterminds and Wingmen
Helping Our Boys Cope with Schoolyard Power, Locker-Room Tests, Girlfriends, and the New Rules of Boy World
Written by Rosalind Wiseman
Read by Kathe Mazur


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: September 10, 2013
Price: $45.00

Books for a Better Life Award Winner

Here is a landmark book that reveals the way boys think and that shows parents, educators and coaches how to reach out and help boys overcome their most common yet difficult challenges -- by the bestselling author who changed our conception of adolescent girls.
 
Do you... Read more >
Masterminds and Wingmen
Masterminds and Wingmen
Written by Rosalind Wiseman, Read by Kathe Mazur
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780804128285
Our Price: $22.50

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Masterminds and Wingmen
Helping Our Boys Cope with Schoolyard Power, Locker-Room Tests, Girlfriends, and the New Rules of Boy World
Written by Rosalind Wiseman
Read by Kathe Mazur


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: September 10, 2013
Price: $22.50

Books for a Better Life Award Winner

Here is a landmark book that reveals the way boys think and that shows parents, educators and coaches how to reach out and help boys overcome their most common yet difficult challenges -- by the bestselling author who changed our conception of adolescent girls.
 
Do you... Read more >
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Masterminds and Wingmen
Masterminds and Wingmen
Written by Rosalind Wiseman
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307986658
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Masterminds and Wingmen
Helping Our Boys Cope with Schoolyard Power, Locker-Room Tests, Girlfriends, and the New Rules of Boy World
Written by Rosalind Wiseman


Format: Hardcover, 384 pages
On Sale: September 10, 2013
Price: $25.00

Books for a Better Life Award Winner

Here is a landmark book that reveals the way boys think and that shows parents, educators and coaches how to reach out and help boys overcome their most common yet difficult challenges -- by the bestselling author who changed our conception of adolescent girls.
 
Do you... Read more >
Masterminds and Wingmen
Masterminds and Wingmen
Written by Rosalind Wiseman
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307986665
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Masterminds and Wingmen
Helping Our Boys Cope with Schoolyard Power, Locker-Room Tests, Girlfriends, and the New Rules of Boy World
Written by Rosalind Wiseman


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: September 10, 2013
Price: $11.99

Books for a Better Life Award Winner

Here is a landmark book that reveals the way boys think and that shows parents, educators and coaches how to reach out and help boys overcome their most common yet difficult challenges -- by the bestselling author who changed our conception of adolescent girls.
 
Do you... Read more >
Campus Life
Campus Life
Written by Helen Lefkowitz Horowitz
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307829696
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Campus Life

Written by Helen Lefkowitz Horowitz


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: September 4, 2013
Price: $16.99

Every generation of college students, no matter how different from its predecessor, has been an enigma to faculty and administration, to parents, and to society in general. Watching today’s students “holding themselves in because they had to get A’s not only on tests but on deans’ reports and recommendations,” Helen Lefkowitz... Read more >
Montessori in the Classroom
Montessori in the Classroom
Written by Paula Polk Lillard
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307829474
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Montessori in the Classroom
A Teacher's Account of How Children Really Learn
Written by Paula Polk Lillard


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: September 4, 2013
Price: $12.99

What really happens inside a Montessori classroom? How do teachers teach? How do children learn? This fascinating day-by-day record of a year in the life of a Montessori classroom answers these questions by providing an illuminating glimpse of the Montessori method in action. Read more >
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I'd Like to Apologize to Every Teacher I Ever Had
I'd Like to Apologize to Every Teacher I Ever Had
Written by Tony Danza
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307887870
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I'd Like to Apologize to Every Teacher I Ever Had
My Year as a Rookie Teacher at Northeast High
Written by Tony Danza


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: September 3, 2013
Price: $14.00

I’d Like to Apologize to Every Teacher I Ever Had is television, screen and stage star Tony Danza’s absorbing account of a year spent teaching tenth-grade English at Northeast High -- Philadelphia’s largest high school with 3600 students. 
 
Entering Northeast’s crowded halls in September of 2009, Tony found his way to... Read more >
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The Dyslexia Empowerment Plan
The Dyslexia Empowerment Plan
Written by Ben Foss, Read by Ben Foss
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780804120524
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The Dyslexia Empowerment Plan
A Blueprint for Renewing Your Child's Confidence and Love of Learning
Written by Ben Foss
Read by Ben Foss


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: August 27, 2013
Price: $40.00

Finally, a groundbreaking book that reveals what your dyslexic child is experiencing—and what you can do so that he or she will thrive
 
More than thirty million people in the United States are dyslexic—a brain-based genetic trait, often labeled as a “learning disability” or “learning difference,” that makes interpreting text... Read more >
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The Dyslexia Empowerment Plan
The Dyslexia Empowerment Plan
Written by Ben Foss, Read by Ben Foss
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780804120531
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The Dyslexia Empowerment Plan
A Blueprint for Renewing Your Child's Confidence and Love of Learning
Written by Ben Foss
Read by Ben Foss


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: August 27, 2013
Price: $20.00

Finally, a groundbreaking book that reveals what your dyslexic child is experiencing—and what you can do so that he or she will thrive
 
More than thirty million people in the United States are dyslexic—a brain-based genetic trait, often labeled as a “learning disability” or “learning difference,” that makes interpreting text... Read more >
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The Dyslexia Empowerment Plan
The Dyslexia Empowerment Plan
Written by Ben Foss
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780345541246
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The Dyslexia Empowerment Plan
A Blueprint for Renewing Your Child's Confidence and Love of Learning
Written by Ben Foss


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: August 27, 2013
Price: $13.99

Finally, a groundbreaking book that reveals what your dyslexic child is experiencing—and what you can do so that he or she will thrive
 
More than thirty million people in the United States are dyslexic—a brain-based genetic trait, often labeled as a “learning disability” or “learning difference,” that makes interpreting text... Read more >
The Dyslexia Empowerment Plan
The Dyslexia Empowerment Plan
Written by Ben Foss
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780345541239
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The Dyslexia Empowerment Plan
A Blueprint for Renewing Your Child's Confidence and Love of Learning
Written by Ben Foss


Format: Hardcover, 336 pages
On Sale: August 27, 2013
Price: $27.00

Finally, a groundbreaking book that reveals what your dyslexic child is experiencing—and what you can do so that he or she will thrive
 
More than thirty million people in the United States are dyslexic—a brain-based genetic trait, often labeled as a “learning disability” or “learning difference,” that makes interpreting text... Read more >
B+ Grades, A+ College Application
B+ Grades, A+ College Application
Written by Joie Jager-Hyman
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781607743415
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B+ Grades, A+ College Application
How to Present Your Strongest Self, Write a Standout Admissions Essay, and Get Into the Perfect School for You
Written by Joie Jager-Hyman


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: July 23, 2013
Price: $14.99

This alternative college guide from a former Dartmouth assistant admissions director-turned-consultant gives non-straight-A students advice on the many options available to them and tips on how to identify, gain admittance to, and pay for the schools that will allow them to flourish.

Less-than-perfect grades? No problem!
Contrary to popular opinion, you don’t... Read more >
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