Education

Brave New Digital Classroom: Technology and Foreign Language Learning. Second Edition
Brave New Digital Classroom: Technology and Foreign Language Learning. Second Edition

Brave New Digital Classroom: Technology and Foreign Language Learning. Second Edition

This fully updated second edition examines the most effective ways to utilize technology in language learning and contains new chapters on the latest electronic resources, including gaming and social media, and discusses the realities and potential of distance learning for second language acquisition. 208 pp.

Author: Blake, Robert J.

Publisher: Georgetown Univ Pr

ISBN: 9781589019768

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Category: Education

Binding: Paper

Price: $26.95

Building Blocks for Teaching Preschoolers With Special Needs
Building Blocks for Teaching Preschoolers With Special Needs

Building Blocks for Teaching Preschoolers With Special Needs

The second edition of the best-selling preschool inclusion resource, updated to address OSEP outcomes and ongoing changes in inclusive classrooms. 256 pp.

Author: Sandall, Susan R.

Publisher: Brookes Pub Co

ISBN: 9781557669674

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Category: Education

Binding: Paper

Price: $38.95

Bully Nation
Bully Nation

Bully Nation

In this timely book, the author, a seasoned and licensed school professional, explains how our current bully language, school policies and anti-bully activists are trying to address the problem of school bullying in ways that actually make problems worse. 208 pp.

Author: Porter, Susan Eva

Publisher: Bloomsbury

ISBN: 9781557789044

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Category: Education

Binding: Paper

Price: $19.95

Burned In: Fueling the Fire to Teach
Burned In: Fueling the Fire to Teach

Burned In: Fueling the Fire to Teach

Almost half of new teachers leave within their first year, and new teachers need mentoring, encouragement and hope in order to survive these first years. Contained in this book are essays from some of today’s most visionary educators, inspiring stories of veteran teachers and powerful research findings about what teachers need to succeed. 168 pp.

Author: Friedman, Audrey A. & Reynolds, Luke

Publisher: Teachers College Pr

ISBN: 9780807751978

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Category: Education

Binding: Hardcover

Price: $48.00

Class and Schools: Using Social, Economic, and Educational Reform to Close the Black-White Achievement Gap
Class and Schools: Using Social, Economic, and Educational Reform to Close the Black-White Achievement Gap

Class and Schools: Using Social, Economic, and Educational Reform to Close the Black-White Achievement Gap

Current policy assumes that the achievement gap could be closed if only schools would do better. Richard Rothstein states, “Unfortunately, the trend is to shift … the burden to schools, as if they alone can eradicate poverty." Rothstein leads us toward reforms that would give all children a more equal chance to succeed. 224 pp.

Author: Rothstein, Richard

Publisher: Teachers College Pr

ISBN: 9780807745564

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Category: Education

Binding: Paper

Price: $22.95

Cold War University
Cold War University

Cold War University

Investigates the ways that federally funded changes in higher education after World War II contributed to 1960s protest movements, looking especially at Madison’s distinctive role in an era that continues to resonate in current culture and politics. 234 pp.

Author: Levin, Matthew

Publisher: Univ of Wisconsin Pr

ISBN: 9780299292843

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Category: Education

Binding: Paper

Price: $26.95

Dean
Dean

Dean's List

Offers a thoughtful, common-sense approach to higher education that not only provides every student with a plan on how to get an "A" in class, but also encourages them to explore college life, embrace new challenges and become independent adults and thinkers. 288 pp.

Author: Bader, John B.

Publisher: Johns Hopkins Univ Pr

ISBN: 9781421400815

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Category: Education

Binding: Paper

Price: $19.95

Developing Cross-Cultural Competence: A Guide for Working With Children and Their Families
Developing Cross-Cultural Competence: A Guide for Working With Children and Their Families

Developing Cross-Cultural Competence: A Guide for Working With Children and Their Families

The gold-standard text on cross-cultural competence, the fourth edition of this trusted best-seller prepares professionals to honor different customs, beliefs and value systems as they work with young children and families. 568 pp.

Author: Lynch, Eleanor W.

Publisher: Brookes Pub Co

ISBN: 9781598571639

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Category: Education

Binding: Paper

Price: $49.95

Education and Democracy in the 21st Century
Education and Democracy in the 21st Century

Education and Democracy in the 21st Century

Eminent educational philosopher Nel Noddings argues that we must find ways to preserve our commitment to democratic values while adapting to the societal changes that have occurred since John Dewey wrote Democracy and Education almost a century ago. She advocates for a cooperative and imaginative exploration of the future. 192 pp.

Author: Noddings, Nel

Publisher: Teachers College Pr

ISBN: 9780807753972

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Category: Education

Binding: Hardcover

Price: $66.00

Executive Function in the Classroom: Practical Strategies for Improving Performance and Enhancing Skills for All Students
Executive Function in the Classroom: Practical Strategies for Improving Performance and Enhancing Skills for All Students

Executive Function in the Classroom: Practical Strategies for Improving Performance and Enhancing Skills for All Students

Helps K-12 teachers understand and enhance students' executive function skills — the key to long-term school and social success. This practical how-to guide is packed with ready-to-use forms and strategies that improve outcomes across subject areas. 280 pp.

Author: Kaufman, Christopher

Publisher: Brookes Pub Co

ISBN: 9781598570946

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Category: Education

Binding: Paper

Price: $34.95

Finding Superman: Debating the Future of Public Education in America
Finding Superman: Debating the Future of Public Education in America

Finding Superman: Debating the Future of Public Education in America

In Finding Superman, educators examine issues brought to light by the film, Waiting for Superman. The film’s portrayal of public schools as uniform failures and charter schools as the only alternative demands a closer look. This book offers a new perspective on a topic of urgent importance. 128 pp.

Author: Swail, Watson Scott

Publisher: Teachers College Pr

ISBN: 9780807753316

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Category: Education

Binding: Hardcover

Price: $60.00

From Tutor Scripts to Talking Sticks: 100 Ways to Differentiate Instruction in K-12 Inclusive Classrooms
From Tutor Scripts to Talking Sticks: 100 Ways to Differentiate Instruction in K-12 Inclusive Classrooms

From Tutor Scripts to Talking Sticks: 100 Ways to Differentiate Instruction in K-12 Inclusive Classrooms

Differentiated instruction is fun and easy with this practical, idea-packed guide for K-12 educators. Includes 100 teacher-designed, kid-tested adaptations teachers can put to immediate use to meet the needs of all students. 296 pp.

Author: Kluth, Paula

Publisher: Brookes Pub Co

ISBN: 9781598570809

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Category: Education

Binding: Paper

Price: $39.95

Holler If You Hear Me. Second Edition
Holler If You Hear Me. Second Edition

Holler If You Hear Me. Second Edition

Since it was first published in 1999, Holler has become essential reading for new and seasoned educators alike. This updated 10th anniversary edition of Michie’s moving memoir of teaching on Chicago’s South Side features a new introduction and a new afterword that includes updates on several of his students. 256 pp.

Author: Michie, Gregory

Publisher: Teachers College Pr

ISBN: 9780807749586

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Category: Education

Binding: Paper

Price: $21.95

Hope for American School Reform, The
Hope for American School Reform, The

Hope for American School Reform, The

Recounts the story of the origins of the reform in science and math education, drawing on new research from previously untapped archival sources. The work aims to contribute to our understanding of a major effort to reform school curricula. 280 pp.

Author: Evans, Ronald W.

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan

ISBN: 9781137278111

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Category: Education

Binding: Paper

Price: $30.00

Multisensory Teaching of Basic Language Skills Activity Book
Multisensory Teaching of Basic Language Skills Activity Book

Multisensory Teaching of Basic Language Skills Activity Book

The best-selling textbook on multisensory teaching is now fully revised and expanded with cutting-edge research and more on hot topics such as executive function, fluency and adolescent literacy. 816 pp.

Author: Birsh, Judith R.

Publisher: Brookes Pub Co

ISBN: 9781598570939

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Category: Education

Binding: Hardcover

Price: $79.95

Multisensory Teaching of Basic Language Skills. Third Edition
Multisensory Teaching of Basic Language Skills. Third Edition

Multisensory Teaching of Basic Language Skills. Third Edition

Aligned with the third edition of Multisensory Teaching of Basic Language Skills, this companion activity book gives users more than 100 easy-to-use activities that cover all the areas in the text and increase their knowledge of language structure and patterns. 216 pp.

Author: Carreker, Suzanne

Publisher: Brookes Pub Co

ISBN: 9781598572094

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Category: Education

Binding: Paper

Price: $29.95

Natural Learning for a Connected World: Education, Technology, and the Human Brain
Natural Learning for a Connected World: Education, Technology, and the Human Brain

Natural Learning for a Connected World: Education, Technology, and the Human Brain

Why do video games fascinate kids so much that they spend hours pursuing a hard skill? Why don’t they apply this kind of intensity to their schoolwork? These questions and more are answered by the authors who are pioneers in the field of brain/mind learning. 264 pp.

Author: Caine, Renate N. & Caine, Geoffrey

Publisher: Teachers College Pr

ISBN: 9780807751909

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Category: Education

Binding: Hardcover

Price: $64.00

One Child, Two Languages: A Guide for Early Childhood Educators of Children Learning English as a Second Language
One Child, Two Languages: A Guide for Early Childhood Educators of Children Learning English as a Second Language

One Child, Two Languages: A Guide for Early Childhood Educators of Children Learning English as a Second Language

A practical, engaging guide to helping early childhood educators understand and address the needs of English language learners. 256 pp.

Author: Tabors, Patton O.

Publisher: Brookes Pub Co

ISBN: 9781557669216

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Category: Education

Binding: Paper

Price: $31.95

Paraprofessional
Paraprofessional

Paraprofessional's Handbook for Effective Support in Inclusive Classrooms, The

What does the job of paraprofessional really entail? This insider's guide answers the urgent questions that paraprofessionals have as they navigate their complex, and essential, role in the inclusive classroom. 144 pp.

Author: Causton-Theoharis, Julie

Publisher: Brookes Pub Co

ISBN: 9781557668998

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Category: Education

Binding: Paper

Price: $29.95

Pedagogy of the Oppressed
Pedagogy of the Oppressed

Pedagogy of the Oppressed

Pedagogy of the Oppressed was translated and published in English in 1970. The methodology of the late Paulo Freire has helped empower countless impoverished and illiterate people throughout the world. 192 pp.

Author: Freire, Paulo

Publisher: Bloomsbury

ISBN: 9780826412768

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Category: Education

Binding: Paper

Price: $24.95

Phonemic Awareness in Young Children: A Classroom Curriculum
Phonemic Awareness in Young Children: A Classroom Curriculum

Phonemic Awareness in Young Children: A Classroom Curriculum

This invaluable supplementary curriculum meets Reading First criteria and contains numerous classroom-ready activities designed to increase the phonemic awareness and preliteracy skills of preschool, kindergarten and first-grade students. 208 pp.

Author: Adams, Marilyn Jager, et al

Publisher: Brookes Pub Co

ISBN: 9781557663214

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Category: Education

Binding: Paper

Price: $29.95

Presidencies Derailed
Presidencies Derailed

Presidencies Derailed

Examines how some university presidents "lose their way," and why their consequential dismissals get so much media attention. This book is and will remain the classic on why university presidents succeed or fail, not to mention how these lessons also apply to all top leadership. 184 pp.

Author: Trachtenberg, Stephen Joel

Publisher: Johns Hopkins Univ Pr

ISBN: 9781421410241

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Category: Education

Binding: Hardcover

Price: $34.95

Prevent-Teach-Reinforce: The School-Based Model of Individualized Positive Behavior Support
Prevent-Teach-Reinforce: The School-Based Model of Individualized Positive Behavior Support

Prevent-Teach-Reinforce: The School-Based Model of Individualized Positive Behavior Support

Solve intense behavior challenges in K-8 classrooms with this practical guide to the Prevent-Teach-Reinforce (PTR) model, developed by some of the most respected authorities on positive behavior support. 152 pp.

Author: Dunlap, Glen

Publisher: Brookes Pub Co

ISBN: 9781598570151

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Category: Education

Binding: Paper

Price: $49.95

PRT Pocket Guide, The: Pivotal Response Treatment for Autism Spectrum Disorders
PRT Pocket Guide, The: Pivotal Response Treatment for Autism Spectrum Disorders

PRT Pocket Guide, The: Pivotal Response Treatment for Autism Spectrum Disorders

Developed by pioneering autism experts Robert and Lynn Koegel, this reader-friendly guide introduces and demystifies PRT, one of a select group of highly effective, evidence-based treatments for autism. 216 pp.

Author: Koegel, Robert L. & Koegel, Lynn Kern

Publisher: Brookes Pub Co

ISBN: 9781598571059

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Category: Education

Binding: Paper

Price: $19.95

Rethinking Education in the Age of Technology
Rethinking Education in the Age of Technology

Rethinking Education in the Age of Technology

The digital revolution has hit education, with more classrooms being plugged into the wired world than ever before. The authors argue that this revolution has transformed our jobs, homes and lives and must extend to our schools. Their book offers a vision for the future of American education that goes beyond the walls of the classroom. 192 pp.

Author: Collins, Allan & Halverson, Richard

Publisher: Teachers College Pr

ISBN: 9780807750025

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Category: Education

Binding: Paper

Price: $23.95

Speech to Print: Language Essentials for Teachers
Speech to Print: Language Essentials for Teachers

Speech to Print: Language Essentials for Teachers

Prepare elementary educators to deliver explicit, high-quality reading instruction with this new edition of the influential, best-selling literacy textbook. Extensively updated with new research, National Reading Panel findings, and more exercises, activities and lesson plans. 304 pp.

Author: Moats, Louisa Cook

Publisher: Brookes Pub Co

ISBN: 9781598570502

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Category: Education

Binding: Paper

Price: $37.95

Teaching Minds: How Cognitive Science Can Save Our Schools
Teaching Minds: How Cognitive Science Can Save Our Schools

Teaching Minds: How Cognitive Science Can Save Our Schools

Cognitive scientist Roger Schank knows that our school system is failing. He argues that class size and other commonly-cited factors have little to do with the lack of student success. Rather, he believes the culprit is a system of subject-based instruction and the solution is cognitive-based learning. 240 pp.

Author: Schank, Roger

Publisher: Teachers College Pr

ISBN: 9780807752678

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Category: Education

Binding: Hardcover

Price: $58.00

Unstuck & on Target!: An Executive Function Curriculum to Improve Flexibility for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders: Research Edition
Unstuck & on Target!: An Executive Function Curriculum to Improve Flexibility for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders: Research Edition

Unstuck & on Target!: An Executive Function Curriculum to Improve Flexibility for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders: Research Edition

These ready-to-use, classroom-based interventions help students with ASD improve cognitive flexibility in any situation, inside and outside the classroom. Includes CD-ROM of student worksheets, game cards and other printable materials. 256 pp.

Author: Cannon, Lynn, et al

Publisher: Brookes Pub Co

ISBN: 9781598572032

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Category: Education

Binding: Paper

Price: $44.95

We Can
We Can

We Can't Teach What We Don't Know: White Teachers, Multiracial Schools. Second Edition

Once again, in this expanded second edition, Gary Howard outlines what good teachers know, what they do and how they embrace culturally responsive teaching. With our nation’s student population becoming ever more diverse, and teachers remaining largely white, this book is now more important than ever. 192 pp.

Author: Howard, Gary R.

Publisher: Teachers College Pr

ISBN: 9780807746653

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Category: Education

Binding: Paper

Price: $23.95

Why Race and Culture Matter in Schools
Why Race and Culture Matter in Schools

Why Race and Culture Matter in Schools

While race and culture remain important in how young people experience school, they are often misunderstood by educators and schools. Building on three studies, Howard shows how greater awareness and comprehensive understanding of race and culture can improve educational outcomes. 208 pp.

Author: Howard, Tyrone C.

Publisher: Teachers College Pr

ISBN: 9780807750728

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Category: Education

Binding: Hardcover

Price: $62.00