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Conceptual blockbusting

By: Adams, James L.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Perseus Pub., c2001.:

Edition: 4

Seller ID: BB0250078

ISBN: 0738205370

Condition: vg


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Multiple intelligences in the classroom

By: Armstrong, Thomas

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Alexandria, Va. : Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, c1994.:

Edition: 2

Seller ID: BB0227622

ISBN: 0871202301

Condition: vg


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My word!

By: Blum, Susan Debra

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2009.:

Seller ID: BB0230248

ISBN: 0801447631

Condition: vg/vg


"Classroom Cheats Turn to Computers." "Student Essays on Internet Offer Challenge to Teachers." "Faking the Grade." Headlines such as these have been blaring the alarming news of an epidemic of plagiarism and cheating in American colleges: more than 75 percent of students admit to having cheated; 68 percent admit to cutting and pasting material from the Internet without citation. Professors are reminded almost daily that many of today's college students operate under ... View more info

Schools of quality

By: Bonstingl, John Jay

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Corwin Press ; c2001.:

Edition: 3

Seller ID: BB0240683

ISBN: 0761978550

Condition: vg


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Guilt is the Teacher, Love is the Lesson

By: Borysenko, Joan

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Warner Books:

Seller ID: BB0233408

ISBN: 0446392243

Condition: vg


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The essential 55

By: Clark, Ron

Price: $4.00

Publisher: New York : Hyperion, c2003.:

Seller ID: BB0233271

ISBN: 0786888164

Condition: vg


Now in paperback, Ron Clark's New York Times bestseller that's changing America one child at a time The runaway bestseller that's a must-have for every parent and teacher. How many authors would travel coast to coast on a bus to get their book into as many hands as possible? Not many. But that's just what Ron Clark, author of The Essential 55, did to keep his book and message in the public eye. And it worked. After his Oprah appearance, sales skyrocketed: we've sold mor... View more info

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The essential 55

By: Clark, Ron

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York : Hyperion, c2003.:

Seller ID: BB0233286

ISBN: 1401300014

Condition: vg/vg


When Ron Clark walked into his fifth-grade class in rural North Carolina, he was confronted with a tremendous challenge. The children had little interest in learning, and were sorely lacking in guidance. How would he transform a group of apathetic kids into disciplined, thoughtful, and curious students? He quickly realized that they needed to learn some basic rules. Clark compiled a list of 55 lessons, and soon, his fifth-grade students--who once struggled to read at the... View more info

Teaching for moral growth

By: Clouse, Bonnidell

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Wheaton, Ill. : Victor Books, c1993.:

Seller ID: BB0233219

ISBN: 1564760782

Condition: vg


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Magic, rhetoric, and literacy

By: Covino, William A.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Albany : State University of New York Press, c1994.:

Seller ID: BB0250298

ISBN: 0791420833

Condition: good


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The Death and Life of the Great American School System: How Testing and Choice Are Undermining Education

By: Diane Ravitch

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Basic Books, March 2010:

Seller ID: BB0252684

ISBN: 0465014917

Condition: vg/vg


A passionate plea to preserve and renew public education, "The Death and Life of the Great American School System" is a radical change of heart from one of America's best-known education experts. Diane Ravitch--former assistant secretary of education and a leader in the drive to create a national curriculum--examines her career in education reform and repudiates positions that she once staunchly advocated. Drawing on over forty years of research and experience, Ravi... View more info

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Teachers have it easy

By: Eggers, Dave

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York : New Press : c2005.:

Seller ID: BB0242753

ISBN: 1565849558

Condition: vg/vg


Do teachers really have it easy?"Teaching would be the greatest job in the world-if money didn't matter.""I told the girl I was dating I wouldn't mind teaching and she said, 'Don't waste your talent on that.' ""The schizophrenia is an issue: are you a professional or are you not?""I actually had to get a note from my doctor saying I needed to be excused to use the restroom during the day.""I threw in the towel and decided, it's a noble profession but ... View more info

The tower and the cloud

By: Katz, Richard N.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: [Boulder, CO] : EDUCAUSE, c2008.:

Seller ID: BB0200089

ISBN: 0967285399

Condition: VG


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The tower and the cloud

By: Katz, Richard N.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: [Boulder, CO] : EDUCAUSE, c2008.:

Seller ID: BB0227212

ISBN: 0967285399

Condition: VG


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Among schoolchildren

By: Kidder, Tracy

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York : Avon Books, 1990, c1989.:

Seller ID: BB0229398

ISBN: 0380710897

Condition: vg-


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Letters to a Young Teacher

By: Kozol, Jonathan

Price: $6.50

Publisher: Crown Publishing Group, August 2008:

Seller ID: BB0250713

ISBN: 0307393720

Condition: vg


This is the book for readers of Jonathan Kozol's previous works on education, including "The Shame of the Nation" and "On Being a Teacher"; for readers of memoirs like Frank McCourt's "Teacher Man"; for new teachers looking for guidance and inspiration; and for educators, administrators, and children's advocates of all levels of experience. From the award-winning author of bestsellers "Shame of the Nation, Savage Inequalities, Amazing Grace, Death at an Early Age," a... View more info

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Excellence Without a Soul : Does Liberal Education Have a Future?

By: Lewis, Harry R.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: PublicAffairs, 506:

Seller ID: BB0252683

ISBN: 1586483935

Condition: vg/vg


America's great research universities are the envy of the world--and none more so than Harvard. Never before has the competition for excellence been fiercer. But while striving to be unsurpassed in the quality of its faculty and students, Universities have forgotten that the fundamental purpose of undergraduate education is to turn young people into adults who will take responsibility for society. In "Excellence Without a Soul," Harry Lewis, a Harvard professor for more ... View more info

A framework for understanding poverty

By: Payne, Ruby K.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Highlands, Tex. : Aha! Process, 2005.:

Edition: 4

Seller ID: BB0249987

ISBN: 1929229488

Condition: vg+


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A framework for understanding poverty

By: Payne, Ruby K.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Highlands, Tex. : Aha! Process, 2005.:

Edition: 4

Seller ID: BB0250049

ISBN: 1929229488

Condition: vg+


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Getting What You Came For: The Smart Student's Guide To Earning a Master's or a PH.D.

By: Peters, Robert ; Robert L. Peters

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, April 1997:

Seller ID: BB0251262

ISBN: 0374524777

Condition: vg


Is graduate school right for you? Should you get a master's or a Ph.D.? How can you choose the best possible school? This classic guide helps students answer these vital questions and much more. It will also help graduate students finish in less time, for less money, and with less trouble. Based on interviews with career counselors, graduate students, and professors, "Getting What You Came For" is packed with real-life experiences. It has all the advice a... View more info

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Lives on the boundary

By: Rose, Mike

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York, N.Y., U.S.A. : Penguin Books, 1990, c1989.:

Seller ID: BB0241441

ISBN: 0140124039

Condition: vg


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