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Lies My Teacher Told Me: Everything Your American History Textbook Got Wrong
Lies My Teacher Told Me: Everything Your American History Textbook Got Wrong
by James W Loewen
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Americans have lost touch with their history, and in andlt;iandgt;Lies My Teacher Told Meandlt;/iandgt; Professor James Loewen shows why. After surveying eighteen leading high school American history texts, he has concluded that not one does a decent job... (read more)

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How Children Succeed: Grit, Curiosity, and the Hidden Power of Character
How Children Succeed: Grit, Curiosity, and the Hidden Power of Character
by Paul Tough
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“Drop the flashcards—grit, character, and curiosity matter even more than cognitive skills. A persuasive wake-up call.”—People Why do some children succeed while others fail? The story we usually tell about childhood and success... (read more)

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How Children Succeed: Grit, Curiosity, and the Hidden Power of Character
How Children Succeed: Grit, Curiosity, and the Hidden Power of Character
by Paul Tough
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In How Children Succeed, Paul Tough argues that the qualities that matter most have more to do with character: skills like perseverance, curiosity, conscientiousness, optimism, and self-control. How Children Succeed introduces us to a new generation of... (read more)

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How Writers Work: Finding a Process That Works for You
How Writers Work: Finding a Process That Works for You
by Ralph Fletcher
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Secret of Childhood
Secret of Childhood
by Maria Montessori
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Rethinking Our Classrooms #2: Rethinking Our Classrooms, Volume 2: Teaching for Equity and Justice
Rethinking Our Classrooms #2: Rethinking Our Classrooms, Volume 2: Teaching for Equity and Justice
by Bill Bigelow
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This new companion volume to the original Rethinking Our Classrooms is packed with compelling articles about teaching, as well as curriculum ideas, lesson plans, and resources, all grounded in the realities of the classroom. Like the bestselling first... (read more)

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Positive Discipline
Positive Discipline
by Jane Nelsen
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For twenty-five years, Positive Discipline has been the gold standard reference for grown-ups working with children. Now Jane Nelsen, distinguished psychologist, educator, and mother of seven, has written a revised and expanded edition. The key to... (read more)

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Let Your Life Speak: Listening for the Voice of Vocation (00 Edition)
Let Your Life Speak: Listening for the Voice of Vocation (00 Edition)
by Parker J. Palmer
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"Is the life I am living the same as the life that wants to live in me?" With this searching question, Parker Palmer begins an insightful and moving meditation on finding one's true calling. Let Your Life Speak is an openhearted gift to anyone who seeks... (read more)

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Boy Writers: Reclaiming Their Voices
Boy Writers: Reclaiming Their Voices
by Ralph Fletcher
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Writing test scores indicate that boys have fallen far behind girls across the grades. In general, boys don't enjoy writing as much as girls. What's wrong? How can we do a better of job of creating boy-friendly classrooms so their voices can be heard? In... (read more)

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When Kids Can't Read, What Teachers Can Do: A Guide for Teachers, 6-12
When Kids Can't Read, What Teachers Can Do: A Guide for Teachers, 6-12
by Kylene Beers
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For Kylene Beers, the question of what to do when kids can't read surfaced abruptly in 1979 when she began teaching. That year, she discovered that some of the students in her seventh-grade language arts classes could pronounce all the words, but couldn'... (read more)

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Among Schoolchildren
Among Schoolchildren
by Tracy Kidder
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Tracy Kidder -- the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of The Soul of a New Machine and the extraordinary national bestseller House -- spent nine months in Mrs. Zajac's fifth-grade classroom in the depressed "Flats" of Holyoke, Massachusetts. For an entire... (read more)

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Teach Your Child to Read in 100 Easy Lessons
Teach Your Child to Read in 100 Easy Lessons
by Siegfried Engelmann
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Is your child halfway through first grade and still unable to read? Is your preschooler bored with coloring and ready for reading? Are you worried that your child will become lost in overcrowded classrooms? Did you know that early readers hold an... (read more)

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Essential Linguistics: What You Need to Know to Teach Reading, ESL, Spelling, Phonics, and Grammar
Essential Linguistics: What You Need to Know to Teach Reading, ESL, Spelling, Phonics, and Grammar
by David E Freeman
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The resource guide provides the instructor with suggested answers and responses to the Application Activities at the end of each chapter. Linguistics is much more than a study reserved for academicians. Linguistics has real-life applications to effective... (read more)

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Miscue Analysis Made Easy: Building on Student Strengths
Miscue Analysis Made Easy: Building on Student Strengths
by Sandra Wilde
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Miscue analysis has long been the instrument of choice for knowledgeable researchers working to understand the quality of student errors in reading. Now Sandra has put this remarkable tool into the hands of all classroom teachers. This little jewel of a... (read more)

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Children, Language, and Literacy: Diverse Learners in Diverse Times (Language & Literacy)
Children, Language, and Literacy: Diverse Learners in Diverse Times (Language & Literacy)
by Celia Genishi
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In their new collaboration, Celia Genishi and Anne Haas Dyson celebrate the genius of young children as they learn language and literacy in the diverse contexts that surround them. Despite burgeoning sociocultural diversity, many early childhood... (read more)

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Preschool Number Fun (Star Wars Workbook)
Preschool Number Fun (Star Wars Workbook)
by Workman Publishing Company
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The Force is strong with this series! Introducing a line of workbooks that marries the iconic popularity of Star Wars with the unique mix of editorial quality, fun presentation, and rigorous educational standards that Workman applied to the BRAIN QUEST... (read more)

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Why Are All Black Kids Sitting Together in the Cafeteria? ((Rev)03 Edition)
Why Are All Black Kids Sitting Together in the Cafeteria? ((Rev)03 Edition)
by Beverly Daniel Tatum
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Walk into any racially mixed high school and you will see black youth seated together in the cafeteria. Of course, it's not just the black kids sitting together-the white, Latino, Asian Pacific, and, in some regions, American Indian youth are clustered... (read more)

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Lies My Teacher Told Me
Lies My Teacher Told Me
by James W Loewen
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Winner of the 1996 American Book Award and the Oliver Cromwell Cox Award for Distinguished Anti-Racist Scholarship Americans have lost touch with their history, and in this thought-provoking book, Professor James Loewen shows why. After surveying twelve... (read more)

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Creepy Crawlies and the Scientific Method: More Than 100 Hands-On Science Experiments for Children
Creepy Crawlies and the Scientific Method: More Than 100 Hands-On Science Experiments for Children
by Sally Kneidel
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From beetles to bugs, ant lions to slime molds, praying mantises to earthworms, Creepy Crawlies and the Scientific Method shows teachers and parents how to use a full spectrum of insects and other crawling creatures to teach children the five steps of... (read more)

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The Absorbent Mind
The Absorbent Mind
by Maria Montessori
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In response to the crisis in American education, more than five thousand public and private schools across the nation have adopted the timeless Montessori Method of teaching, of which this book is the cornerstone. Written by the women whose name is... (read more)

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