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The Meritocracy Trap

Daniel Markovits Author
(2019)

English

A revolutionary new argument from eminent Yale Law professor Daniel Markovits attacking the false promise of meritocracy It is an axiom of American life that advantage should be earned through... Read more

Tell Me Who You Are

Winona Guo Author
Priya Vulchi Author
(2019)

English

An eye-opening exploration of race in America—and the ties that actually bind usIn this deeply inspiring book, Winona Guo and Priya Vulchi recount their experiences talking to people from all... Read more

The Orchid and the Dandelion

Dr W. Thomas Boyce Author
(2019)

English

"The Orchid and the Dandelion is based on groundbreaking research that has the power to change the lives of countless children - and the adults who love them." Susan Cain, New York Times bestsellin... Read more

The Knowledge Gap

Natalie Wexler Author
(2019)

English

The untold story of the root cause of America's education crisis—and the seemingly endless cycle of multigenerational poverty.It was only after years within the education reform movement that... Read more

Where You Go Is Not Who...

Frank Bruni Author
(2015)

English

Read award-winning journalist Frank Bruni's New York Times bestseller: an inspiring manifesto about everything wrong with today's frenzied college admissions process and how to make the most of you... Read more

How We Learn

Stanislas Dehaene Author
(2020)

English

Humanity's greatest feat is our incredible ability to learn. Even in their first year, infants acquire language, visual and social knowledge at a rate that surpasses the best supercomputers. But ho... Read more

The New Childhood

Jordan Shapiro Author
(2018)

English

In The New Childhood, Jordan Shapiro provides a hopeful counterpoint to the fearful hand-wringing that has come to define our narrative around children and technology. Drawing on groundbreaking res... Read more

What's Math Got to Do with It?

Jo Boaler Author
(2015)

English

“Highly accessible and enjoyable for readers who love and loathe math.” —BooklistA critical read for teachers and parents who want to improve children’s mathematics learning... Read more

Powerful Teaching

Pooja K. Agarwal Author
Patrice M. Bain Author
(2019)

English

Unleash powerful teaching and the science of learning in your classroomPowerful Teaching: Unleash the Science of Learning empowers educators to harness rigorous research on how students learn and u... Read more

Planting Seeds of Mindfulness

Resources for Parents and Teachers (Series)

Dorothy A. Sisk Author
Michele Kane Author
(2018)

English

Dorothy Sisk and Michele Kane have produced a wide-ranging introduction to mindfulness with a special focus on the traits and needs of gifted children, as well as on the opportunities that gifted p... Read more

From Stress To Success

Resources for Parents and Teachers (Series)

Carol Strip Whitney Author
Gretchen Hirsch Author
(2019)

English

Everyone experiences stress, but gifted children can experience it for a variety of reasons and in an array of situations that may be surprising to some people. Their keen intellects and heightened... Read more

Educating Children for Life

Resources for Parents and Teachers (Series)

Annemarie Roeper Author
(2019)

English

Annemarie Roeper was an icon in the field of gifted education, and for good reason. She saw gifted children—in fact, all children—in a way that was, and perhaps still is, fundamentally ... Read more

How Children Succeed

Paul Tough Author
(2012)

English

"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 stor... Read more

Slaying Goliath

Diane Ravitch Author
(2020)

English

From one of the foremost authorities on education in the United States, Slaying Goliath is an impassioned, inspiring look at the ways in which parents, teachers, and activists are successfully figh... Read more

The New Smart

Terry Roberts Author
Christopher David Narrator
(2019)

English

In the world our children will face, neither static definitions of intelligence nor traditional ideas of training will be good enough. To prepare them, parents and educators need to reframe the que... Read more

How Learning Works

Susan A. Ambrose Author
Michael W. Bridges Author
(2019)

English

Any conversation about effective teaching must begin with a consideration of how students learn. However, instructors may find a gap between resources that focus on the technical research on learni... Read more

Overloaded and Underprepared

Denise Pope Author
Maureen Brown Author
(2015)

English

Reduce stress and improve academic success with this research-backed framework for change Many American students are overworked, stressed-out, and still underperforming relative to their global pee... Read more

Everything I Need to Know I...

Melissa Wagner Author
Fred Rogers Productions Author
(2019)

English

From Fred Rogers Productions, comes a delightful gift book that shows how the wisdom of Mister Rogers' Neighborhood is as relevant for adults as it is for children. With colorful illustrations and ... Read more

How the Other Half Learns

Robert Pondiscio Author
(2019)

English

An inside look at America's most controversial charter schools, and the moral and political questions around public education and school choice.The promise of public education is excellence for all... Read more

The Listening Leader

Shane Safir Author
Michael Fullan Author of introduction, etc.
(2017)

English

LISTENING . . . THE KEY TO BECOMING A TRANSFORMATIVE SCHOOL LEADER The Listening Leader is a practical guide that will inspire school, district, and teacher leaders to make substantive change and i... Read more

Teaching When the World Is on...

Lisa Delpit Editor
(2019)

English

A timely collection of advice and strategies for creating a just classroom from educators across the country, handpicked by MacArthur Genius and bestselling author Lisa Delpit "A favorite education... Read more

The Assault on American...

Anthony T. Kronman Author
(2019)

English

"I want to call it a cry of the heart, but it's more like a cry of the brain, a calm and erudite one." —Peggy Noonan, The Wall Street Journal The former dean of Yale Law School argues that th... Read more

Middle School Matters

Phyllis L. Fagell Author
(2019)

English

A counselor and popular Washington Post contributor offers a new take on grades 6-8 as a distinct developmental phase—and the perfect time to set up kids to thrive.Middle school is its own im... Read more

The Reflective Educator′s...

Nancy Fichtman Dana Author
Diane Yendol-Hoppey Author
(2019)

English

Harness the power of data to transform classrooms through inquiry and analysis with this updated, best-selling resource When teachers examine the simple but complex act of teaching, the power yiel... Read more

The Little Red Book of...

Little Red Books (Series)

Dianne Hodges Author
(2012)

English

Known for her motivational and humorous books, Diane Hodges provides the ultimate collection of inspirational quotes and reflective sayings designed to influence, encourage, and motivate educators.... Read more

Small Teaching

James M. Lang Author
Daniel Thomas May Narrator
(2019)

English

Research into how we learn has opened the door for utilizing cognitive theory to facilitate better student learning. But that's easier said than done. Many books about cognitive theory introduce ra... Read more

The Formula

Ronald F. Ferguson Author
Tatsha Robertson Author
(2019)

English

We all want our children to reach their fullest potential—to be smart and well adjusted, and to make a difference in the world. We wonder why, for some people, success seems to come so natura... Read more

Solving 25 Problems in Unit...

Jay McTighe Author
Grant Wiggins Author
(2015)

English

Curriculum design experts Jay McTighe and Grant Wiggins have reviewed thousands of curriculum documents and unit plans across a range of subjects and grades. In this book, they identify and describ... Read more

The First Days of Class

Rebecca Wilke Author
(2018)

English

This easy-to-use, step-by-step guide takes you through everything you need to know in your first days, weeks, and months as a new teacher, from developing your plan book and filing system in August... Read more

Time-Saving Tips for Teachers

Joanne C. Wachter Author
Clare Carhart Author
(2018)

English

Perfect for teachers who need help managing their time,Time Saving Tips for Teachers is structured for easy use. Flip through the chapters and apply the ideas that fit immediate needs and styleR... Read more

Secrets to Success for...

Ellen Kottler Author
Nancy P. Gallavan Author
(2018)

English

Packed with insider tips, practical strategies, and time-tested advice, this invaluable guide is designed for new and preservice educators. Offering a wide range of perspectives, authors Ellen Kott... Read more

Wayside Teaching

Sara Davis Powell Author
(2018)

English

Wayside teaching is about intentionally practicing what educators do every day in perhaps unintentional ways: relate to students. This practical, research-based guide illustrates how wayside teachi... Read more

What Teachers Should Know But...

Stella Erbes Author
(2017)

English

Even with student teaching experience and education courses under their belts, most new teachers are unprepared for their first year in the classroom. Filled with practical insider information, thi... Read more

We're Doing It Wrong

David Michael Slater Author
(2018)

English

David Michael Slater's We're Doing It Wrong is a thought-provoking dissection of the issues plaguing American public schools. Each chapter identifies a major problem in the education system, explor... Read more

The Ultimate Small-Group...

Gail Saunders-Smith Author
(2017)

English

As students gain confidence and skills in guided reading, what is the next step to helping them become strong, independent readers? Small-group reading sessions. By working in small groups, student... Read more

The Learning Communities...

Valerie Hastings Gregory Author
Jan Rozzelle Nikas Author
(2017)

English

The themes of attending to individual needs, providing assessment-driven instruction, and creating long-term, focused professional development plans are solid and consistent throughout. Read more

The Inspired Teacher

Donna Quesada Author
(2016)

English

Donna Quesada had been teaching for about a dozen years when the first signs of burnout hit her. Rather than give in to her frustration, she reached for Buddha's teachings, the Zen wisdom that form... Read more

What Successful Schools Do to...

Paula Jameson Whitney Author
Neal A. Glasgow Author
(2016)

English

From traditional forms of communication—such as open houses, parent-teacher conferences, and fundraising efforts—to hot-button topics such as bullying and discipline, this book helps ed... Read more

The Teacher′s Sourcebook for...

George M. Jacobs Author
Michael A. Power Author
(2002)

English

"The Teacher′s Sourcebook for Cooperative Learning has ideas and activities that can be used by all teachers who want to improve their classroom management and promote community building." Rebecca ... Read more

Visual Impact, Visual Teaching

Timothy Gangwer Author
(2015)

English

Each day, teachers look for new ways to get students excited about learning and new ways to help them retain the information they learn. In this practical guide, Timothy Gangwer incorporates the la... Read more

The Teacher's Guide to...

Glynis Hannell Author
(2015)

English

Enables educators to quickly identify individual student's difficulties and strengths and then target intervention directly where it is needed Read more

The Eleven Commandments of...

Vickie Gill Editor
(2009)

English

"A book about the fearless joy, the common sense, and the B.S. detector necessary for good teaching. Brava!"—Michelle Broussard, Assistant ProfessorMcNeese State University"This book is a win... Read more

The Data Guidebook for...

Eileen Depka Author
(2016)

English

Are you looking for new ways to use data in the decision-making process? Are you seeking tools that provide better flow-through from data to improved student achievement? Have you ever considered i... Read more

The Ultimate Guided Reading...

Gail Saunders-Smith Author
(2015)

English

Geared towards primary school teachers to understand the foundation for literacy development Read more

Using the Workshop Approach...

Cynthia D. Urbanski Author
(2015)

English

Do you find that preparing for standardized tests interferes with teaching advanced thinking, reading, and writing skills in a meaningful way? Do you want to balance test preparation with more crea... Read more

When Kids Are Grieving

Donna M. Burns Author
(2014)

English

Most students experience some form of loss in their lives, and the resulting grief can profoundly affect their academic performance, emotional stability, and social interactions. Serving both as a ... Read more

The Graphic Novel Classroom

Maureen Bakis Author
James Bucky Carter Author of introduction, etc.
(2014)

English

Every teacher knows that keeping adolescents interested in learning can be challenging—The Graphic Novel Classroom overcomes that challenge. In these pages, you will learn how to create your ... Read more

The Educator's Field Guide

Edward S. Ebert Author
Christine Ebert Author
(2014)

English

The Educator's Field Guide helps teachers get off to a running start. The only book that covers all four key cornerstones of effective teaching—organization, classroom management, instruction... Read more

The New Elementary Teacher′s...

Kathleen Jonson Author
Nancy Cappelloni Author
(2010)

English

"This resource is extremely timely and well thought out. Wouldn′t it be great if all principals gave their new hires this book along with their classroom keys?"—Andrea Ziembia, Fifth-Grade Te... Read more

The Developing Brain

Marilee Sprenger Author
(2013)

English

How can early childhood teachers, administrators, and parents translate discoveries on early brain development into strategies that nurture cognitive growth? The key is to using the information gat... Read more

The New Teacher Toolbox

Scott M. Mandel Author
(2013)

English

This edition is a concise yet complete guide for novice teachers, covering all the essentials for getting off to a good start. With new tips for everything from establishing an ideal classroom envi... Read more

A Teacher's Guide to Flexible...

Dina Brulles Author
Karen L. Brown Author
(2018)

English

Master flexible grouping and differentiation strategies to challenge every learner, every day. Grouping learners purposefully throughout the school day based on their needs and the curriculum remai... Read more

Basic Early Literacy Skills

Bob Algozzine Author
Emme Barnes Author
(2012)

English

Basic Early Literacy Skills provides all the resources necessary for educating readers from grades K–3. Read more

50 Things You Can Do With...

Alice Keeler Author
Libbi Miller Author
(2015)

English

It can be challenging to add new technology to the classroom but it's a must if students are going to be well-equipped for the future. Alice Keeler and Libbi Miller shorten the learning curve by pr... Read more

Grading From the Inside Out

Tom Schimmer Author
(2016)

English

The time for grading reform is now. While the transition to standards-based practices may be challenging, it is essential for effective instruction and assessment. In this practical guide, the auth... Read more

Teaching Math With Google Apps

Alice Keeler Author
Diana Herrington Author
(2017)

English

Google Apps give teachers the opportunity to interact with students in a more meaningful way than ever before, while G Suite empowers students to be creative, critical thinkers who collaborate as t... Read more

Brain-Compatible Activities...

David A. Sousa Author
(2017)

English

Brain-Compatible Activities for Mathematics, Grades 4–5 provides brain-friendly, ready-to-use mathematics lessons for the classroom. Teachers will find step-by-step guidance and all the neces... Read more

Reaching and Teaching...

Barbara E. Oehlberg Author
(2015)

English

This important new resource helps educators understand how trauma and stress interfere with cognitive skills, and how classroom and school activities can be used to restore feelings of safety, empo... Read more

The Formative Assessment...

Nancy Frey Author
Douglas Fisher Author
(2011)

English

Join Nancy Frey and Douglas Fisher as they outline a clear-cut, realistic, and rewarding approach to formative assessment. They explain how four discrete steps work in tandem to create a seamless, ... Read more

The Reflective Educator's...

Nancy Fichtman Dana Author
Diane Yendol-Hoppey Author
(2014)

English

Harness the power of classroom data with the bestselling, updated guide to professional learning through inquiry and analysis.In this third edition of the renowned approach to teacher inquiry and d... Read more

Google Tools Meets Middle School

Corwin Teaching Essentials (Series)

Michael J. Graham Author
Jason Borgen Author
(2017)

English

Become a master of 21st century learning for your students Google Apps and Chromebooks have become ubiquitous in classrooms, but how can you thoughtfully and seamlessly integrate these tools into ... Read more

Teaching Is an Art

Leon Spreyer Author
(2016)

English

Drawing upon close to thirty years of teaching experience, Leon Spreyer provides teachers with practical information that is not always taught in teacher education courses. New and veteran teachers... Read more

Implementing Project-Based...

Solutions (Series)

Suzie Boss Author
(2015)

English

Deepen learning experiences in every classroom. Project-based learning (PBL) has the potential to fully engage students of the digital age, changing student-teacher dynamics and giving students gre... Read more

Teaching for Successful...

Robert J. Sternberg Author
Elena L. Grigorenko Author
(2007)

English

"This book will provide valuable assistance, organization, and vision to teachers for whom lesson planning is new or challenging!"—Stephen M. Bongiovi, English Department Chair Seaford High S... Read more

Dream Team

Aaron Tait Author
Dave Faulkner Author
(2018)

English

The world needs great individual educational changemakers capable of identifying problems and creating bold, scalable solutions. But the world also needs Dream Teams —groups of talented admin... Read more

Growing Tomorrow's Citizens...

Cassandra Erkens Author
Tom Schimmer Author
(2018)

English

Rapid innovation is transforming the way people think, work, and connect. For students to succeed today, they must acquire the knowledge and 21st century skills required for college and career read... Read more

Teaching Science Thinking

Christopher Moore Author
(2018)

English

Teach your students how to think like scientists. This book shows you practical ways to incorporate science thinking in your classroom using simple "Thinking Tasks" that you can insert into any les... Read more