Teaching & Education Books

Screen Schooled: Two Veteran Teachers Expose How Technology Overuse Is Making Our Kids Dumber Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781613739518
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Published: Chicago Review Press - October 1st, 2017

Over the past decade, educational instruction has become increasingly digitized as districts rush to dole out laptops and iPads to every student. Yet the most important question, "Is this what is best for students?" is glossed over. Veteran teachers Joe Clement and Matt Miles have seen firsthand how damaging technology overuse and misuse has been to our kids.


Little Soldiers: An American Boy, a Chinese School, and the Global Race to Achieve Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780062367853
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Published: Harper - September 19th, 2017

In the spirit of Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother, Bringing up Bebe, and The Smartest Kids in the World, a hard-hitting exploration of China's widely acclaimed yet insular education system--held up as a model of academic and behavioral excellence--that raises important questions for the future of American parenting and education.


The Most Important Year: Pre-Kindergarten and the Future of Our Children Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780399184949
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Published: Avery Publishing Group - September 5th, 2017

An eye-opening look inside pre-K in America and what it will take to give all children the best start in school possible.


Substitute: Going to School with a Thousand Kids Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9780399160998
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Published: Penguin Books - September 5th, 2017

**A New York Times Bestseller**


The Courage to Teach: Exploring the Inner Landscape of a Teacher's Life Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9781119413042
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Published: Jossey-Bass - September 5th, 2017

Wisdom that's been inspiring, motivating, and guiding teachers for two decades

The Courage to Teach speaks to the joys and pains that teachers of every sort know well. Over the last 20 years, the book has helped countless educators reignite their passion, redirect their practice, and deal with the many pressures that accompany their vital work.


Grit in the Classroom: Building Perseverance for Excellence in Today's Students Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781618216311
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Published: Prufrock Press - August 1st, 2017

The combination of sustained hard work and resiliency, grit is the difference between those who give up and those who don't. Grit in the Classroom: Building Perseverance for Excellence in Today's Students assists educators in creating a learning environment that fosters grit development for all students, regardless of ability.


How Children Learn Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780738220086
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Published: Da Capo Lifelong Books - August 1st, 2017

From the preface by Deborah Meier:

"We have a long way to go to make John Holt's dream available to all children. But his books make it possible and easier for many of us to join him in the journey."


Embedded Formative Assessment: (Strategies for Classroom Assessment That Drives Student Engagement and Learning) Cover Image
$34.95
ISBN: 9781945349225
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Published: Solution Tree - October 20th, 2017

By integrating formative assessment practices into daily activities, educators can substantially increase the rate of student learning. The second edition of this best-selling resource presents new research, insights, and techniques teachers can immediately apply in their classrooms.


The New Education: How to Revolutionize the University to Prepare Students for a World in Flux Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780465079728
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Published: Basic Books - September 5th, 2017

"The most important book I have read in many years."
-Tony Wagner, Harvard University i-lab Expert in Residence, author of Creating Innovators A leading educational thinker argues that the American university is stuck in the past--and shows how we can revolutionize it for our era of constant change


Lifelong Kindergarten: Cultivating Creativity Through Projects, Passion, Peers, and Play Cover Image
By Mitchel Resnick, Ken Robinson (Foreword by)
$24.95
ISBN: 9780262037297
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Published: Mit Press - August 25th, 2017

In kindergartens these days, children spend more time with math worksheets and phonics flashcards than building blocks and finger paint. Kindergarten is becoming more like the rest of school. In Lifelong Kindergarten, learning expert Mitchel Resnick argues for exactly the opposite: the rest of school (even the rest of life) should be more like kindergarten.


Free Speech on Campus Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780300226560
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Published: Yale University Press - September 12th, 2017

Can free speech coexist with an inclusive campus environment?


A much-needed resource for teaching English to all learners


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