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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: eBook, 208 pages
On Sale: March 18, 2014
Price: $25.95

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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The Power of Forgetting
The Power of Forgetting
Written by Mike Byster, Read by Mark Deakins
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780804164931
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The Power of Forgetting
Six Essential Skills to Clear Out Brain Clutter and Become the Sharpest, Smartest You
Written by Mike Byster
Read by Mark Deakins


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc0
On Sale: March 18, 2014
Price: $35.00

An uncommon guide for accomplishing more every day by engaging the unique skill of forgetting, from the creator of the award-winning memory training system Brainetics

Is it possible that the answer to becoming a more efficient and effective thinker is learning how to forget? Yes! Mike Byster will show you how mastering...

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The Power of Forgetting
The Power of Forgetting
Written by Mike Byster, Read by Mark Deakins
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780804164948
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The Power of Forgetting
Six Essential Skills to Clear Out Brain Clutter and Become the Sharpest, Smartest You
Written by Mike Byster
Read by Mark Deakins


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download0
On Sale: March 18, 2014
Price: $20.00

An uncommon guide for accomplishing more every day by engaging the unique skill of forgetting, from the creator of the award-winning memory training system Brainetics

Is it possible that the answer to becoming a more efficient and effective thinker is learning how to forget? Yes! Mike Byster will show you how mastering...

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The Power of Forgetting
The Power of Forgetting
Written by Mike Byster
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307985873
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The Power of Forgetting
Six Essential Skills to Clear Out Brain Clutter and Become the Sharpest, Smartest You
Written by Mike Byster


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: March 18, 2014
Price: $15.00

An uncommon guide for accomplishing more every day by engaging the unique skill of forgetting, from the creator of the award-winning memory training system Brainetics

Is it possible that the answer to becoming a more efficient and effective thinker is learning how to forget? Yes! Mike Byster will show you how mastering...

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The Power of Forgetting
The Power of Forgetting
Written by Mike Byster
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307985866
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The Power of Forgetting
Six Essential Skills to Clear Out Brain Clutter and Become the Sharpest, Smartest You
Written by Mike Byster


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: March 18, 2014
Price: $10.99

An uncommon guide for accomplishing more every day by engaging the unique skill of forgetting, from the creator of the award-winning memory training system Brainetics

Is it possible that the answer to becoming a more efficient and effective thinker is learning how to forget? Yes! Mike Byster will show you how mastering...

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We Love Nature!
We Love Nature!
Written by Stacy Tornio and Ken Keffer, Illustrated by Denise Holmes
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781611801019
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We Love Nature!
A Keepsake Journal for Families Who Love to Explore the Outdoors
Written by Stacy Tornio and Ken Keffer
Illustrated by Denise Holmes


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: March 18, 2014
Price: $16.95

Share in the discovery of nature with your child and preserve his or her sense of wonder in this keepsake journal filled with activities and ideas--for children ages two to eight.

As simple as stargazing, as challenging as a wilderness hike, as wild as a snowy sled ride, as creative as making... Read more >
Strike for America
Strike for America
Written by Micah Uetricht
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781781683255
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Strike for America
Chicago Teachers Against Austerity
Written by Micah Uetricht


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: March 11, 2014
Price: $14.95

The Chicago Teachers Union strike was the most important domestic labor struggle so far this century—and perhaps for the last forty years—and the strongest challenge to the conservative agenda for restructuring education, which advocates for more charter schools and tying teacher salaries to standardized testing, among other changes.

In 2012, Chicago teachers... Read more >
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Strike for America
Chicago Teachers Against Austerity
Written by Micah Uetricht


Format: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: March 11, 2014
Price: $14.95

The Chicago Teachers Union strike was the most important domestic labor struggle so far this century—and perhaps for the last forty years—and the strongest challenge to the conservative agenda for restructuring education, which advocates for more charter schools and tying teacher salaries to standardized testing, among other changes.

In 2012, Chicago teachers... Read more >
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Jo Frost's Toddler Rules
Jo Frost's Toddler Rules
Written by Jo Frost
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345542380
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Jo Frost's Toddler Rules
Your 5-Step Guide to Shaping Proper Behavior
Written by Jo Frost


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: March 4, 2014
Price: $16.00

SILVER MEDAL WINNER, NATIONAL PARENTING PUBLICATIONS AWARDS

From the beloved TV disciplinarian and bestselling author of Supernanny comes an amazingly simple five-step program of Toddler Rules to help parents tame tantrums, prevent bad behavior, and create long-term peace and stability in the home.

 
Jo Frost has always had a natural gift for... Read more >
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Jo Frost's Toddler Rules
Jo Frost's Toddler Rules
Written by Jo Frost
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780345542397
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Jo Frost's Toddler Rules
Your 5-Step Guide to Shaping Proper Behavior
Written by Jo Frost


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: March 4, 2014
Price: $11.99

SILVER MEDAL WINNER, NATIONAL PARENTING PUBLICATIONS AWARDS

From the beloved TV disciplinarian and bestselling author of Supernanny comes an amazingly simple five-step program of Toddler Rules to help parents tame tantrums, prevent bad behavior, and create long-term peace and stability in the home.

 
Jo Frost has always had a natural gift for... Read more >
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The Perfect Score Project
The Perfect Score Project
Written by Debbie Stier, Read by Debbie Stier
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780385360593
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The Perfect Score Project
Uncovering the Secrets of the SAT
Written by Debbie Stier
Read by Debbie Stier


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc0
On Sale: February 25, 2014
Price: $40.00

The Perfect Score Project is an indispensable guide to acing the SAT – as well as the affecting story of a single mom’s quest to light a fire under her teenage son.
 
It all began as an attempt by Debbie Stier to help her high-school age son, Ethan, who would shortly be...

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The Perfect Score Project
The Perfect Score Project
Written by Debbie Stier, Read by Debbie Stier
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780385360609
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The Perfect Score Project
Uncovering the Secrets of the SAT
Written by Debbie Stier
Read by Debbie Stier


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download0
On Sale: February 25, 2014
Price: $20.00

The Perfect Score Project is an indispensable guide to acing the SAT – as well as the affecting story of a single mom’s quest to light a fire under her teenage son.
 
It all began as an attempt by Debbie Stier to help her high-school age son, Ethan, who would shortly be...

Read more >
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The Perfect Score Project
The Perfect Score Project
Written by Debbie Stier
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307956699
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The Perfect Score Project
Uncovering the Secrets of the SAT
Written by Debbie Stier


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: February 25, 2014
Price: $11.99

The Perfect Score Project is an indispensable guide to acing the SAT – as well as the affecting story of a single mom’s quest to light a fire under her teenage son.
 
It all began as an attempt by Debbie Stier to help her high-school age son, Ethan, who would shortly be...

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The Perfect Score Project
The Perfect Score Project
Written by Debbie Stier
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307956675
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The Perfect Score Project
Uncovering the Secrets of the SAT
Written by Debbie Stier


Format: Hardcover, 304 pages
On Sale: February 25, 2014
Price: $25.00

The Perfect Score Project is an indispensable guide to acing the SAT – as well as the affecting story of a single mom’s quest to light a fire under her teenage son.
 
It all began as an attempt by Debbie Stier to help her high-school age son, Ethan, who would shortly be...

Read more >
In Schools We Trust
Creating Communities of Learning in an era of Testing and Standardization
Written by Deborah Meier


Format: eBook0
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
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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: eBook0
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 >
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The Best Value Colleges, 2014 Edition
The Best Value Colleges, 2014 Edition
Written by Princeton Review
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780804124478
Our Price: $21.99
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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 >
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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 Download0
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 >
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