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When Kids Are Grieving

by Donna M. Burns Skyhorse (November 18, 2014)

Most students experience some form of loss in their lives, and the resulting grief can profoundly affect their academic performance, emotional stability, and social interactions. Serving both as a resource and...


25 Biggest Mistakes Teachers Make and How to Avoid Them

by Carolyn Orange Skyhorse (November 18, 2014)

Avoid common teaching mistakes and acquire positive strategies and approaches!

All teachers make mistakes, but when those missteps involve students, they can have negative effects for years to come. This second...


MOOC U

by Jeffrey J. Selingo Simon & Schuster (September 02, 2014)

Contributing editor to The Chronicle of Higher Education and author of College (Un)Bound, Jeffrey J. Selingo follows in real time the stories of all the stake-holders in University of Virginia business professor...


The Best Four Years: How to Survive and Thrive in College (and Life)

by Adam Shepard HarperCollins e-books (April 12, 2011)

Adam Shepard boldly and ingeniously proved the viability of the American Dream in his first book, Scratch Beginnings. Now he tells us that the years we spend in college are The Best Four Years of our lives—and...


Essential Lessons for School Leaders

by Joseph Murphy Skyhorse (August 05, 2014)

This gold mine of wisdom from top education researcher and the bestselling author of Turning Around Failing Schools and Connecting Teacher Leadership and School Improvement contains key tips and strategies every...


The Educator's Field Guide

by Edward S. Ebert, Christine Ebert & Michael L. Bentley Skyhorse (May 06, 2014)

The Educator’s Field Guide helps teachers get off to a running start. The only book that covers all four key cornerstones of effective teaching—organization, classroom management, instruction, and assessment—this...


The Promise of a Pencil

by Adam Braun Scribner (March 18, 2014)

The riveting story of how a young man turned $25 into more than 200 schools around the world and the guiding steps anyone can take to lead a successful and significant life.

Adam Braun began working summers at...


Learning Outside The Lines

by David Cole, Jonathan Mooney & Edward M. Hallowell Touchstone (September 05, 2000)

Learning with YOUR purpose in mind -- not your parents', not your teacher's, not your school's

Every day, your school, your teachers, and even your peers draw lines to

measure and standardize intelligence....


I Got Schooled: The Unlikely Story of How a Moonlighting Movie Maker Learned the Five Keys to Closing America's Education Gap

by M. Night Shyamalan Simon & Schuster (September 10, 2013)

In this vital book, the famed filmmaker tells how his passion for education reform led him to learn that there are five tested, indispensable keys to transforming America’s underperforming schools.

Famed director...


The Smartest Kids in the World: And How They Got That Way

by Amanda Ripley Simon & Schuster (August 13, 2013)

How do other countries create “smarter” kids? What is it like to be a child in the world’s new education superpowers? The Smartest Kids in the World “gets well beneath the glossy surfaces of these foreign...


Making It into a Top College: 10 Steps to Gaining Admission to Selective Colleges and Universities

by Howard Greene & Matthew W. Greene Collins Reference (May 11, 2010)

Let America's premier college consultants take the mystery out of admissions.

As seen on PBS, this proven, ten-step program offers a comprehensive inside view of the state of college admissions today. Educational...


The Hidden Ivies: 50 Top Colleges-from Amherst to Williams -That Rival the Ivy League

by Howard Greene & Matthew W. Greene Collins Reference (May 11, 2010)

Completely revised and updated with a dozen new colleges and universities, the essential guide students need to help them choose and gain admission to the outstanding schools that fit them best.

Based on Howard...


Fat Envelope Frenzy

by Joie Jager-Hyman HarperCollins e-books (October 13, 2009)

A former Ivy League admissions officer, Joie Jager-Hyman follows five bright and eager high schoolers—students from diverse ethnic, social, and financial backgrounds—as they each put their best foot forward...


The Pocket Small Business Owner's Guide to Business Plans

by Brian Hill & Dee Power Allworth (February 01, 2013)

Planning is essential to creating a competitive advantage for your small business, and properly done, it can actually be fun. That is the message of this thorough guide, written in easy-to-follow, nontechnical...


Your Modeling Career

by Debbie Press Allworth (July 01, 2004)

From high-fashion spreads and runway shows to shoe, hand, hair, and character shots to magazine and catalog ads, this comprehensive guide reveals how to be a successful model without being a superstar or drop-dead...


Making It in the Music Business

by Lee Wilson Allworth (January 02, 2008)

Using dozens of real-life examples, readers will find up-to-date information on avoiding copyright infringement, working effectively with managers and music lawyers, developing management and booking agreements,...


LSAT PrepTest 84 Unlocked

by Kaplan Test Prep Kaplan Publishing (July 02, 2019)

Deconstructing the June 2018 LSAT

Taking an official LSAC PrepTest is great practice for the LSAT, but reviewing a practice test afterward is where you really improve. Supercharge your LSAT prep with Kaplan's...


ATI TEAS Prep Plus

by Kaplan Nursing Kaplan Publishing (September 03, 2019)

Kaplan's ATI TEAS Prep Plus provides comprehensive content review, realistic practice, and expert advice to help you face the test with confidence and get into the school of your choice.

Kaplan's content review...


Becoming a Yoga Instructor

by Elizabeth Greenwood Simon & Schuster (May 07, 2019)

The must-have book for any yogi or yogini who’s curious about taking the next step and becoming a yoga instructor.

Choosing a profession begins with imagining yourself in a career. Whether you see yoga as a...


Becoming a Restaurateur

by Patric Kuh Simon & Schuster (May 07, 2019)

Award-winning journalist and food writer Patric Kuh explores the restaurant industry—based on the experiences of Lien Ta and Jonathan Whitener’s Here’s Looking at You restaurant in Los Angeles—and reveals...


Becoming a Private Investigator

by Howie Kahn Simon & Schuster (May 07, 2019)

A fascinating guide to a career as a private investigator written by award-winning journalist Howie Kahn and based on the real-life experiences of an expert in the field—essential reading for someone considering...


MCAT Organic Chemistry Review 2020-2021

by Kaplan Test Prep Kaplan Publishing (August 06, 2019)

Kaplan’s MCAT Organic Chemistry Review 2020-2021 is updated to reflect the latest, most accurate, and most testable materials on the MCAT. A new layout makes our book even more streamlined and intuitive for...


MCAT General Chemistry Review 2020-2021

by Kaplan Test Prep Kaplan Publishing (August 06, 2019)

Kaplan’s MCAT General Chemistry Review 2020-2021 is updated to reflect the latest, most accurate, and most testable materials on the MCAT. A new layout makes our book even more streamlined and intuitive for...


MCAT Behavioral Sciences Review 2020-2021

by Kaplan Test Prep Kaplan Publishing (July 02, 2019)

Kaplan’s MCAT Behavioral Sciences Review 2020-2021 is updated to reflect the latest, most accurate, and most testable materials on the MCAT. A new layout makes our book even more streamlined and intuitive...


MCAT Biology Review 2020-2021

by Kaplan Test Prep Kaplan Publishing (July 02, 2019)

Kaplan’s MCAT Biology Review 2020-2021 is updated to reflect the latest, most accurate, and most testable materials on the MCAT. A new layout makes our book even more streamlined and intuitive for easier review....


GMAT Prep Plus 2020

by Kaplan Test Prep Kaplan Publishing (July 02, 2019)

Updated for the most recent exam changes, Kaplan’s GMAT Prep Plus 2020 has the strategies and practice you need for an advantage on test day. This edition includes 6 online practice tests and our proven test-taking...


MCAT Physics and Math Review 2020-2021

by Kaplan Test Prep Kaplan Publishing (August 06, 2019)

Kaplan’s MCAT Physics and Math Review 2020-2021 is updated to reflect the latest, most accurate, and most testable materials on the MCAT. A new layout makes our book even more streamlined and intuitive for...


MCAT Critical Analysis and Reasoning Skills Review 2020-2021

by Kaplan Test Prep Kaplan Publishing (July 02, 2019)

Kaplan’s MCAT Critical Analysis and Reasoning Skills Review 2020-2021 is updated to reflect the latest, most accurate, and most testable materials on the MCAT. A new layout makes our book even more streamlined...


MCAT Biochemistry Review 2020-2021

by Kaplan Test Prep Kaplan Publishing (August 06, 2019)

Kaplan’s MCAT Biochemistry Review 2020-2021 is updated to reflect the latest, most accurate, and most testable materials on the MCAT. A new layout makes our book even more streamlined and intuitive for easier...


SAT Total Prep 2020

by Kaplan Test Prep Kaplan Publishing (June 04, 2019)

Rated "Best of the Best" in SAT Prep Books by BestReviews, May 2019

SAT Total Prep 2020, Kaplan’s biggest SAT prep book, has more than 1,000 pages of content review, efficient strategies, and realistic practice...


SAT Prep 2020

by Kaplan Test Prep Kaplan Publishing (July 02, 2019)

Kaplan's SAT Prep 2020 gives you the key strategies and practice you need to face test day with confidence. This updated edition includes hundreds of new practice questions, new quizzes, and a new layout based...


PSAT/NMSQT Prep 2020

by Kaplan Test Prep Kaplan Publishing (July 02, 2019)

Kaplan's PSAT/NMSQT Prep 2020 gives you the expert strategies, clear explanations, and realistic practice you need to feel confident and prepared on test day. This updated edition includes hundreds of new practice...


ACT Prep Plus 2020

by Kaplan Test Prep Kaplan Publishing (July 02, 2019)

Kaplan’s ACT Prep Plus 2020 has the detailed subject review, practice tests, and expert strategies you need to be prepared for test day. This updated edition includes hundreds of practice questions, online...


SAT Prep Plus 2020

by Kaplan Test Prep Kaplan Publishing (July 02, 2019)

Kaplan's SAT Prep Plus 2020 prepares you for test day with expert strategies, clear explanations, and realistic practice, including a 250-question online Qbank.This updated edition includes hundreds of new practice...


ACT Prep 2020

by Kaplan Test Prep Kaplan Publishing (July 02, 2019)

Kaplan's ACT Prep 2020 provides expert strategies, online practice, and video tutorials to help you face test day with confidence. Kaplan is the Official Partner for Live Online Prep for the ACT. For more information...


Becoming an Ethical Hacker

by Gary Rivlin Simon & Schuster (May 07, 2019)

An acclaimed investigative journalist explores ethical hacking and presents a reader-friendly, informative guide to everything there is to know about entering the field of cybersecurity.

It’s impossible to...


Painless Geometry

by Lynette Long Barrons Educational Series (February 05, 2019)

The thought of solving theorems or postulates leaves some students quivering in their boots. . . but not anymore! This must-have guide takes the pain out of learning geometry once and for all. The author demonstrates...


Inside Full-Service Community Schools

by Joy Dryfoos & Sue Maguire Skyhorse (January 29, 2019)

A step-by-step educator's guide to integrating health, community services, and academic achievement in schools.

Inside Full-Service Community Schools combines the on-site knowledge of school principal Sue Maguire,...


1001 Pitfalls In Spanish

by Holt & Dueber Barrons Educational Series (September 01, 2010)

Students studying Spanish on both elementary and intermediate levels will find this book to be a useful supplement to their main textbooks. It reviews the most commonly-made errors in speaking, reading, and...


E-Z American Sign Language

by David A. Stewart, Elizabeth Stewart & Lisa M. Dimling Barrons Educational Series (September 01, 2011)

This heavily illustrated, self-teaching guide to ASL--American Sign Language--is useful both for the deaf and for those men and women who teach or work among deaf people. E-Z American Sign Language presents...


Painless Spelling

by Mary Elizabeth Barrons Educational Series (August 01, 2011)

Titles in Barron's extensive Painless Series cover a wide range of subjects as they are taught on middle school and high school levels. These books are written for students who find the subjects unusually difficult...


Essays That Will Get You Into Medical School

by Liz Albero, Chris Dowhan, Dan Kaufman & Adrienne Dowhan Barrons Educational Series (June 03, 2014)

This updated volume offers vital help to college students who are applying to medical school and are required to write a medical school admissions essay. Extensive advice covers the many do’s and don’ts...


Hot Words for the ACT

by Linda Carnevale Barrons Educational Series (July 22, 2014)

This helpful book for college-bound students presents and defines more than 250 words that appear in the verbal portions of the ACT exam. Also included are real test taker’s anecdotes, memory tips, review...


Barron's AP Computer Science A with Online Tests

by Roselyn Teukolsky Barrons Educational Series (April 09, 2018)

Barron’s AP Computer Science A with Online Tests is aligned with the current exam curriculum and provides key practice and subject review. This edition reflects the removal of the ClassCastException and downcasting...


Barron's Reading Workbook for the NEW SAT

by Brian W. Stewart Barrons Educational Series (April 05, 2016)

This edition concentrates on the Reading Test with exercises reflecting all of the new SAT question types: reading comprehension; understanding words used in context; and graphical analysis. Exercises are divided...


Becoming a Hairstylist

by Kate Bolick Simon & Schuster (April 02, 2019)

Based on the real-life experiences of an expert in the field, an immersive, accessible guide to a career in hairstyling brought to life by acclaimed writer Kate Bolick—essential reading for anyone interested...


Becoming a Real Estate Agent

by Tom Chiarella Simon & Schuster (April 02, 2019)

Choosing a profession begins with imagining yourself in a career: here are all the details you need to get started in the popular field of real estate—from salary expectations, regional challenges, and how...


Becoming a Neurosurgeon

by John Colapinto Simon & Schuster (April 02, 2019)

A fascinating guide to a career in neurosurgery written by award-winning journalist John Colapinto and based on the real-life experiences of an expert in the field—essential reading for someone considering...


Becoming a Veterinarian

by Boris Kachka Simon & Schuster (April 02, 2019)

Choosing what to do with your life begins with imagining yourself in a career. Using stories of real practitioners in the field, the Masters at Work series offers the opportunity to see through the eyes of someone...


Becoming a Venture Capitalist

by Gary Rivlin Simon & Schuster (April 02, 2019)

A reader-friendly guide to the inner workings and behind-the-scenes action of Silicon Valley and venture capitalism.

Investigative reporter Gary Rivlin gives an armchair tour of the world of venture capitalism,...