Teaching & Education Books - 2021 Bestsellers

4 Essential Studies: Beliefs and Practices to Reclaim Student Agency Cover Image
$32.50
ISBN: 9780325120065
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Published: Heinemann Educational Books - October 29th, 2021

Essay. Poetry. Book Clubs. Digital Composition. Penny Kittle and Kelly Gallagher extend their work in 180 Days: Two Teachers and the Quest to Engage and Empower Adolescents by taking a deep dive into four essential studies. Their aim is to move beyond compliance and formula, and to develop students' agency, independence, and decision-making skills.


Cultivating Genius: A Four-Layered Framework for Culturally and Historically Responsive Literacy Cover Image
$35.99
ISBN: 9781338594898
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Published: Scholastic Teaching Resources (Teaching Strat - January 1st, 2020

In Cultivating Genius, Dr. Gholdy E. Muhammad presents a four-layered equity framework—one that is grounded in history and restores excellence in literacy education. This framework, which she names, Historically Responsive Literacy, was derived from the study of literacy development within 19th-century Black literacy societies.


Teaching with Poverty in Mind: What Being Poor Does to Kids' Brains and What Schools Can Do about It Cover Image
$28.95
ISBN: 9781416608844
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Published: ASCD - November 19th, 2009

In Teaching with Poverty in Mind: What Being Poor Does to Kids' Brains and What Schools Can Do About It, veteran educator and brain expert Eric Jensen takes an unflinching look at how poverty hurts children, families, and communities across the United States and demonstrates how schools can improve the academic achievement and life readiness of economically disadvantaged students.


All Learning Is Social and Emotional: Helping Students Develop Essential Skills for the Classroom and Beyond Cover Image
$31.95
ISBN: 9781416627074
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Published: ASCD - January 17th, 2019

While social and emotional learning (SEL) is most familiar as compartmentalized programs separate from academics, the truth is, all learning is social and emotional. What teachers say, the values we express, the materials and activities we choose, and the skills we prioritize all influence how students think, see themselves, and interact with content and with others.


We Want to Do More Than Survive: Abolitionist Teaching and the Pursuit of Educational Freedom Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780807028346
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Published: Beacon Press - February 4th, 2020

Winner of the 2020 Society of Professors of Education Outstanding Book Award

Drawing on personal stories, research, and historical events, an esteemed educator offers a vision of educational justice inspired by the rebellious spirit and methods of abolitionists.


Ratchetdemic: Reimagining Academic Success Cover Image
$25.95
ISBN: 9780807089507
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Published: Beacon Press - August 10th, 2021

A revolutionary new educational model that encourages educators to provide spaces for students to display their academic brilliance without sacrificing their identities


The Instructional Playbook: The Missing Link for Translating Research Into Practice Cover Image
$35.95
ISBN: 9781416629924
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Published: ASCD - November 25th, 2020

In schools, every day is game day. Every day, teachers need the best resources and forms of support because students deserve the best we as educators can offer. An instructional playbook aims to serve as that kind of support: a tool that coaches can use to help teachers match specific learning goals with the right research-based instructional strategies.


Reading Picture Books with Children: How to Shake Up Storytime and Get Kids Talking about What They See Cover Image
By Megan Dowd Lambert, Laura Vaccaro Seeger (Contributions by), Chris Raschka (Foreword by)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781580897914
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Published: Imagine - March 3rd, 2020

A new, interactive approach to storytime, The Whole Book Approach was developed in conjunction with the Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art and expert author Megan Dowd Lambert's graduate work in children's literature at Simmons College, offering a practical guide for reshaping storytime and getting kids to think with their eyes.
 


Equity-Centered Trauma-Informed Education (Equity and Social Justice in Education) Cover Image
$32.95
ISBN: 9780393714739
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - May 25th, 2021

Educators must both respond to the impact of trauma, and prevent trauma at school.


Moving Up Without Losing Your Way: The Ethical Costs of Upward Mobility Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9780691216935
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Published: Princeton University Press - April 20th, 2021

The dilemmas faced by disadvantaged college students seeking upward mobility and what educators can do to help these students flourish


The 12 Things They Wanted to Teach You in High School...But Couldn't: A Personal Development Book for Educational Leaders Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781087933733
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Published: Indy Pub - December 25th, 2020

The 12 Things They Wanted To Teach You In High School...But Couldn't identifies the 12 Things our educational leaders can do to elevate their spirits and create maximum impact in their life during the most chaotic moments of our lifetime.


The Brave Learner: Finding Everyday Magic in Homeschool, Learning, and Life Cover Image
By Julie Bogart, Susan Wise Bauer (Foreword by)
$17.00
ISBN: 9780143133223
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Published: TarcherPerigee - February 5th, 2019

Publishers Weekly bestseller · A joyful and accessible homeschool guide to making learning a part of everyday life