From public intellectual and professor Robert Boyers, “a powerfully persuasive, insightful, and provocative prose that mixes erudition and first-hand reportage” (Joyce Carol Oates) addressing recent developments in American culture and arguing for the tolerance of difference that is at the heart of the liberal tradition.
Written from the perspective of a liberal in
The untold story of the root cause of America's education crisis--and the seemingly endless cycle of multigenerational poverty.
“Funny...revealing....So send this book to your favorite teacher. They’ll know you’re sucking up.
The perennial bestseller--now in a new edition
The Autism Lens helps teachers connect to students with autism and support them along their own unique trajectory.
Did you know that all of the elements in the known cosmos can be listed in a table on a single sheet of paper and that chemical combinations of those elements make up the thousands of substances that we interact with every day from space craft propulsion to the batteries in our electric cars? That's chemistry.
Classroom Confidential is written to help thousands of new and often struggling teachers feel supported and less alone as they face challenges and concerns.
Classroom Confidential is filled with insights from Victoria Lucido's 33 years of experience in the classroom. Within its pages, she tells it like it is in the classroom with wit and heart.
Recipient of the 2017 BRONZE Winner for Education Award from Foreword Indies.
Leftist firebrand Fredrik deBoer exposes the lie at the heart of our educational system and demands top-to-bottom reform.
"A heart-wrenching, revelatory and shocking memoir that opens a fascinating window into the world of traditional Japanese education." —Amy Chua, author of Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother and Political Tribes
An intensely personal, heartwarming, and heartbreaking chronicle of one mother and child’s struggle to fit in at a prestigious private elem
The chronicle of a ten-year partnership between MIT and Singapore's Education Ministry that shows cross-border collaboration in higher education in action.
In this book, Dara Fisher chronicles the decade-long collaboration between MIT and Singapore's Education Ministry to establish the Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD).