Education

The achievement of students of color continues to be disproportionately low at all levels of education. More than ever, Geneva Gays foundational book on culturally responsive teaching is essential reading in addressing the needs of todays diverse student population. Combining insights from multic...

It's an accepted fact that all students need exposure to certain academic disciplines--algebra, world history, chemistry, and probably a Shakespeare play or two.

Unfortunately, computer science has not yet risen to must-have status. Given society's reliance on technology in almost every as...

Tens of thousands of readers have become lifelong learners with the help of Ronald Gross's bestselling guidebook. Now, Gross uses the latest developments in technology, at-home learning, and cognitive studies to provide an updated and easy-to-follow program that will take lifetime learners into t...

Frank Serafini has written extensively on the reading workshop, and in talks around the country, he's answered the tough questions about teaching through this powerful medium. Now in Around the Reading Workshop in 180 Days, his most practical book to date, Serafini answers your most frequently as...

First published in 1984, this best-selling classic is Theodore Sizer's eloquent call to arms for school reform. In a new preface, Sizer addresses the encouraging movements afoot today for better schools, smaller classes, and fully educated students. Yet, while much has changed for the better in t...

Extracts from the text: "Why are fifteen million children and youth in poverty not achieving when we know that low-income students excel in the classrooms of "star" teachers (who comprise approximately 8 percent of the teaching force)?" "Whose needs or interests are being met in education reform ...

In The School Reform Landscape: Fear, Mythologies, and Lies, the authors take an in-depth and controversial look at school reform since the launch of Sputnik. They scrutinize school reform events, proposals, and policies from the last 60 years through the lens of critical social theory and examin...

Want to redefine learning? Looking to better utilize devices? Eager to maximize face time in the classroom? HyperDocs are the solution to personalized instruction using technology in today’s modern classroom. With a HyperDoc you can repackage your on plans on a Google Doc to engage students in in...

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For a definitive guide to formative assessment what it is, how it works, and why you want to use it in your school or classroom look no further than this foundational book by a renowned expert.

W. James Popham clarifies the unique ability of formative assessment to transform education into...

This text, designed as a handbook for preservice and beginning teachers, is organized to address broad topics in secondary school teaching rather than the needs of specific subject areas.

While examples are included from specific subject disciplines, the focus is on the relationships among...

The secrets behind China's extraordinary educational system - good, bad, and ugly Chinese students' consistently stunning performance on the international PISA exams-- where they outscore students of all other nations in math, reading, and science--have positioned China as a world education leade...

Get fast facts at your fingertips with Pocket Genius: Human Body. Packed with bite-sized bits of information, this eBook is the go-to source for anyone interested in how the body works. Find out what makes us human, read all about cells, check out the organs that make us go, and much, much more i...

While research and common sense tells us that experiential learning is more effective than the more traditional process of information assimilation (where teachers lecture, test, and grade), high school, college, and university teachers continue to use paper-and-pencil tests as their primary grad...

The Fundamental Five: The Formula for Quality Instruction, shares with teachers and school leaders the five practices that every teacher can, and should, use to dramatically improve instuctional rigor and relevance, and student performance. E. Don Brown, a past president of the National Associati...

- Presents the most important 20th-century criticism on major works from The Odyssey through modern literature- The critical essays reflect a variety of schools of criticism- Contains critical biographies, notes on the contributing critics, a chronology of the author's life, and an index- Introdu...

Methods in Educational Research Methods in Educational Research is designed to prepare students for the real world of educational research. It focuses on scientifically-based methods, school accountability, and the professional demands of the twenty-first century, empowering researchers to take a...

It's an early Learning Book for Toddlers between age 1-4 years to have fun while learning about English alphabets, Numbers, Colors and Shapes. With each English alphabets there are five pictures associated and overall it has hundred and thirty (130) colorful pictures to learn English Alphabets wh...