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Feel-Bad Education
Written by Alfie Kohn
Beacon Press | Trade Paperback | April 2011
$15.00/17.00(Canada) | 978-0-8070-0140-0 (0-8070-0140-6)

Mind-opening writing on what kids need from school, from one of education’s most outspoken voices
 
Arguing that our schools are currently in the grip of a “cult of rigor”—a confusion of harder with better that threatens to banish both joy and meaningful intellectual inquiry from our classrooms—Alfie Kohn issues a... Read more






What Does It Mean to Be Well Educated?
Written by Alfie Kohn
Beacon Press | Trade Paperback | May 2004
$16.00/18.00(Canada) | 978-0-8070-3267-1 (0-8070-3267-0)

Few writers ask us to question our fundamental assumptions about education as provocatively as Alfie Kohn. Time magazine has called him'perhaps the country's most outspoken critic of education's fixation on grades [and] test scores.' And the Washington Post says he is 'the most energetic and charismatic figure standing in the way... Read more





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