• Jonathan Kozol's Shame of the Nation
was selected as an AESA Critics' Choice Award winner for 2005.
The Award serves to recognize and increase awareness of important recent scholarship deemed to be outstanding in its field and of interest to educators.
• Famous as a scientist, statesman, philosopher, businessman, and civic leader, Benjamin Franklin was also one of the most powerful and controversial American writers of his time. Join us this year as we celebrate Franklin's 300th birthday.
• From Kansas to Dover, Pennsylvania, the debate over including intelligent design as part of the science curriculum has been catapulted to the forefront of national discussion. Click here for a listing of Random House, Inc. titles related to the ongoing discussion of Evolution in the high school science curriculum.