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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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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 an entirely new set of assumptions about originality and ethics. Practices that even a decade ago would have been regarded al... 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 more than 850,000 copies in six months The book sat tenaciously on the New York Times bestseller list for 11 weeks. Ron Clark w... 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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Train Go Sorry: Inside A Deaf World

By: Cohen, Leah Hager

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Vintage Books, 1995:

Seller ID: BB0259665

ISBN: 0679761659

Condition: vg


Train Go Sorry is the ASL expression for "missing the boat". It is symbolic of the many ways in which the deaf and hearing worlds fail to communicate. The author takes the reader inside the deaf world through vivid portraits of the students and the hearing teachers at the Lexington School for the Deaf, who bridge the hearing and non-hearing worlds. She captures the development of deaf culture over the past 100 years from her grandfather, who was a student at the Lexington School. View more info

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


There is some underlining in pencil done by the prior owner; however, overall, it is a nice copy. View more info

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Smart Kids, Bad Schools: 38 Ways To Save America's Future

By: Crosby, Brian

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Thomas Dunne Books, 2008:

Seller ID: BB0258986

ISBN: 0312372582

Condition: vg/vg


In "Smart Kids, Bad Schools, " award-winning author and educator Brian Crosby draws on his twenty years as a high school English teacher to offer a candid appraisal of why our schools are failing and what we must do to save them. Crosby's no-holds-barred critique of the broken education system leaves no stone unturned: he is unapologetic and uncompromising in his expose of how teachers, administrators, unions, and parents all play a part in this national tragedy. Crosby offers 38 ideas to save America's future and his proposed remedies are revolutionary. He recommends bold measures, ... View more info

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U Thrive: How To Succeed In College (and Life)

By: Dan Lerner ; Alan Schlechter

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Little, Brown Spark, 2017:

Seller ID: BB0258931

ISBN: 0316311618

Condition: vg


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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 I don't have time to be noble right now." View more info

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Ethnicity Matters: Rethinking How Black, Hispanic, And Indian Students Prepare For And Succeed In College (adolescent Cultures, School, And Society)

By: Lee, Maryjo Benton

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Peter Lang Inc., International Academic Publishers, 2006:

Seller ID: BB0256230

ISBN: 0820476021

Condition: vg


Ethnicity Matters - Rethinking How Black, Hispanic, and Indian Students Prepare for and Succeed in College focuses on four model programs that are highly effective in preparing students from underrepresented groups for college and in supporting these students through baccalaureate degree completion. The four model programs serve students from those ethnic groups that face the most serious problems of underrepresentation in American higher education - African Americans, Latinos, and American Indians. What sets these four programs apart from most other minority college recruitment and retention ... 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 than thirty years and Dean of Harvard College for eight, draws from his experience to explain how our great universities have... 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 student will need not only to survive but to thrive in graduate school, including: instructions on applying to school and fo... 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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Getting tenure

By: Whicker, Marcia Lynn

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Newbury Park, Calif. : Sage Publications, c1993.:

Seller ID: BB0233218

ISBN: 0803953038

Condition: vg


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Gifted children: myths and realities

By: Winner, Ellen

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York : Basic Books, 1996.:

Seller ID: BB0214158

ISBN: 0465017592

Condition: vg


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