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The Arc of the Covenant

by Earl Schwartz Lexington Books (July 08, 2019)

The Arc of the Covenant studies the social, cultural, and political factors that contributed to exceptional Jewish educational success in St. Paul, Minnesota in the latter half of the twentieth century. The...


One Teenager at a Time

by Kari O'Driscoll Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (August 01, 2019)

This book is a social-emotional education manual for middle and high school educators. The curriculum contained in this book is innovative, creative, and draws on the most current research in education, mindfulness,...


Self-Assessment and Training

by Yamina Bouchamma, Marc Giguère & Daniel April Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (July 02, 2019)

This book provides school principals and those responsible for pedagogical supervision the necessary tools for their professional development, whether in formal (continuing education) or informal (self-taught)...


When Kids Rule the School

by Jim Rietmulder New Society Publishers (May 07, 2019)

  • When Kids Rule the School lays out the theory and practice of self-directed democratic schooling
  • Written by the co-founder of The Circle School, open since 1984.
  • This book is the first comprehensive guide...


The Decline in Educational Standards

by James D. Williams Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (April 15, 2019)

The Decline in Educational Standards: From a Public Good to a Quasi-Monopoly is about the “commodification” of education and the factors that have changed education from a public good into a “commodity”...


The Falling Rate of Learning and the Neoliberal Endgame

by David Blacker Zero Books (December 13, 2013)

Our education system is chained to the hold of a sinking capitalist ship. Is there any escape?


Public Engagement and Education

by Katherine M. Erdman Berghahn Books (February 01, 2019)

The world’s collective archaeological heritage is threatened by war, development, poverty, climate change, and ignorance. To protect our collective past, archaeologists must involve the general public through...


Universities, Pedagogical Encounters, Openness, and Free Speech

by Nuraan Davids & Yusef Waghid Lexington Books (February 01, 2019)

The authors have spent their lives in South Africa, are writing this book from and within a very particular context of compounded oppression, marginalisation and otherness. In many ways, apartheid has both damaged...


A Fragile Enterprise

by Nancy Brigham Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (February 19, 2019)

A Fragile Enterprise recounts true stories from the front lines of the battlefield that U.S. public education has become in the struggle of the privileged few and the disenfranchised many, The stories tell how...


The Writing on the Classroom Wall: How Posting Your Most Passionate Beliefs About Education Can Empower Your Students, Propel Your Growth,  and Lead t

by Steve Wyborney Dave Burgess Consulting, Inc. (June 03, 2016)

22 Teachers, 22 Learners.

In Steve Wyborney's classroom, everyone is a teacher and a learner. That may be true in your classroom as well, but do your students know you are ready to learn right alongside them?...


Unlearning Failure

by Dierdre G. Paul Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (February 08, 2019)

This book seeks to leave the reader feeling optimistic and forward-thinking about our collective ability to provide a better educational future for all of our children. Rather than simply recite problems, Unlearning...


Creating Winning Grant Proposals

by Anne L. Rothstein The Guilford Press (April 01, 2019)

Providing clear-cut steps for producing each section of a competitive grant proposal, this hands-on book is filled with examples from actual RFPs and proposals, practical tools, and writing tips. Prominent educator...


DREAM CATCHERS  -  Nature Meets Digital

by Barbara Kennedy Madison Avenue Publishers LLC (March 24, 2017)

Look inside a thing to know its wonder. Just like snowflakes, no two dream catchers–or dreams–are alike. Stick out your tongue and catch one on the very tip of it. Lick it. Roll it around on your tongue....


Teen Money 101

by Stacia Llc Morris eBookIt.com (February 21, 2013)

Teen Money 101, a timely educational book on teen financing and money management. A compelling, teen friendly, informative book, Teen Money 101 teaches practical every day money management skills to young people...


How to Do Everything Wrong In Real Estate and Still Be Successful

by Franklin Cruz eBookIt.com (March 16, 2013)

With Real Estate Investing at it's ALL TIME PEAK NOW is the time to make a Financial IMPACT for yourself.

FAST, Simple and NO BS.. That is what this book is about.

This is a STEP by STEP guide on Real Estate...


How to Protect Your Assets and Preserve Your Hard Earned Capital

by Antonio TJ Hines eBookIt.com (February 24, 2017)

This book is written for the everyday individual as an eye opener what is currently going on in the financial markets. The author reveals and discloses what your broker, banker and or mutual fund manager is...


How to Succeed At University--Canadian Edition

by Danton O'Day & Aldona Budniak eBookIt.com (February 21, 2013)

This self-help guide takes students from the challenges of first year through to their successful graduation from university. It contains essentially all of the information that a student needs for success....


Atheists Are Idiots

by Robert Boone's Firth eBookIt.com (February 21, 2013)

Antitheism (sometimes anti-theism) implies an opposition to theism. The etymological roots of the word lie in the Greek anti-and theismos. The term has had a range of applications; in secular contexts, it typically...


The Complete Medical School Admission Guide: From High School to Doctor

by Dr. Paul Jr. Toote eBookIt.com (February 21, 2013)

Finally a complete guide that covers each step from your High School years to your final goal of becoming a doctor. In this book you will find step-by-step instructions in plain terms that will demystify the...


How to Succeed At University--International Edition

by Danton O'Day & Aldona Budniak eBookIt.com (February 21, 2013)

If you're a student hoping to excel at university, this inexpensive how-to guide is just what you need. From selecting a university and orientation to graduation day, the volume covers not only the basics but...


Through My Magnifying Glass

by Aryan Shanker Areta Biz Solutions (February 18, 2016)

Aryan Shanker is 11 yr-old student of Grade 6 at UWCSEA East, Singapore. He loves writing, sports and food. He likes to be called "Mr. Cool".

"Through My Magnifying Glass", Aryan zooms into moments that have...


Customer Service for Kids

by Maureen G. Mulvaney Gratitude Publishing (March 27, 2017)

MGM, the #1 Rated School Nutrition Speaker and Author, loaded this easy-to-read, emotion-evoking book with practical, proven strategies you can use immediately in your School Cafeteria to create 'Magical Experiences'...


Little Book of Restorative Justice for Colleges and Universities

by David R. Karp Good Books (January 06, 2015)

Here’s a call to colleges and universities to consider implementing restorative practices on their campuses, ensuring fair treatment of students and staff, while minimizing institutional liability, protecting...


We're Doing It Wrong

by David Michael Slater Skyhorse (April 24, 2018)

An unapologetic critique of major flaws in the American education system.

David Michael Slater’s We’re Doing It Wrong is a thought-provoking dissection of the issues plaguing American public schools. Each...


Homeschooling in America

by Joseph Murphy Skyhorse (February 04, 2014)

This revealing and balanced portrait of homeschooling today provides a full history of the movement, demographic insights, and extensive research on how homeschooled children fare in the United States. Delving...


Buddha in the Classroom

by Donna Quesada Skyhorse (May 11, 2011)

Donna Quesada had been teaching for about a dozen years when the first signs of burnout hit her. Rather than give into her frustration, she reached for Buddha’s teachings—the Zen wisdom that formed the basis...


100 Experiential Learning Activities for Social Studies, Literature, and the Arts, Grades 5-12

by Eugene F. Provenzo & Dan W. Butin Skyhorse (September 15, 2015)

Learning in secondary school classrooms involves much more than students reciting the "right" answers on high-stakes tests. This activity-packed book encourages educators to move beyond traditional models of...


Quick and Easy Ways to Connect with Students and Their Parents, Grades K-8

by Diane Mierzwik Skyhorse (April 26, 2016)

The research is indisputable. The more involved parents are with their child’s education, the more successful that child will be in school. Therefore, finding ways as a teacher to reach out to students and...


What Teachers Should Know But Textbooks Don't Show

by Stella Erbes Skyhorse (October 03, 2017)

Even with student teaching experience and education courses under their belts, most new teachers are unprepared for their first year in the classroom. Filled with practical insider information, this resource...


What's So Funny About Education?

by Lou Fournier Carrel Books (February 17, 2015)

Using affectionate humor, Fournier delivers both stark and subtle epiphanies alongside enduring truths, offering a deeper social commentary on the present conditions and future directions of American education....


Why Public Schools? Whose Public Schools? What Early Communities Have To Tell Us

by David Mathews NewSouth Books (January 01, 2012)

One of the most compelling issues in public education involves what it means for schools to be public. Are they public in funding or public in oversight and control? Are they public in the values they convey...


Being an Evaluator

by Donna R. Podems The Guilford Press (October 29, 2018)

Demystifying the evaluation journey, this is the first evaluation mentoring book that addresses the choices, roles, and challenges that evaluators must navigate in the real world. Experienced evaluator and trainer...


Engage

by Kjell Fenn Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (December 11, 2018)

The most pressing issue in schools is classroom management, specifically how to motivate students to do the work well. Many teachers need strategies to help them and they also need the theory and research behind...


The Assault on American Excellence

by Anthony T. Kronman Free Press (August 20, 2019)

The former dean of Yale Law School argues that the feverish egalitarianism gripping college campuses today is out of place at institutions whose job is to prepare citizens to live in a vibrant democracy.

In...