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Essential 55 : an Award-winning Educator's Rules for Discovering the Successful Student in Every Child (04 Edition)

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ISBN13: 9780786888160
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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 was featured on the Today show, and in the Chicago Tribune, Good Housekeeping, and the New York Daily News--not to mention the calls we've received from teachers and parents who want to get their hands on Ron's guidelines for teaching children.

Now in paperback, The Essential 55 will be the perfect book for parents and teachers to slip into their own backpacks, to read on the train or at lunch, and to highlight the sections that resonate for them. And with an author who is truly a partner in getting his message to the masses, we just can't lose.

Review:

"Clark's book is a handy blueprint for parents who want to equip their elementary- and middle-school children with the ABCs of mature behavior." Time magazine

About the Author

Ron Clark has been a teacher since 1995 and has taught in the most difficult schools in North Carolina and Harlem. Since winning Disney's 2001 Teacher of the Year, he has spoken across the country to teachers, school boards and PTAs to share his 55 Rules. He lives in Atlanta.

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bin05004, September 23, 2007 (view all comments by bin05004)
This book provides an amazing no-nonsense approach to teaching. His rules are simple, yet their effects are incredible when applied!
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peter teiman, August 24, 2007 (view all comments by peter teiman)
A spectacular book about the true spirit of teaching!
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780786888160
Subtitle:
An Award-Winning Educator's Rules for Discovering the Successful Student in Every Child
Author:
Clark, Ron
Publisher:
Hyperion
Subject:
General
Subject:
Teaching Methods & Materials - General
Subject:
Teaching
Subject:
Conduct of life
Subject:
Leadership
Subject:
Professional Development
Subject:
Aims & Objectives
Subject:
Education-Classroom Resources
Edition Description:
TradePB
Publication Date:
20040801
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
from 8 up to 17
Language:
English
Pages:
224
Dimensions:
7.5 x 5 in 6.56 oz
Age Level:
from 18

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