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  • The Little Red Schoolbook
    The Little Red Schoolbook (Paperback) Soren Hansen, Jesper Jensen

    Reissue of the uncensored and original edition of the little book that tried to change the world.

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  • The Growth Mindset Coach
    The Growth Mindset Coach (English, Paperback) Annie Brock

    Created by teachers for teachers, this is the ultimate guide for unleashing students' potential through creative lessons, empowering messages and innovative teaching. With the tools in this book, you can motivate your students to believe in themselves and achieve anything." --

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  • Teaching for Diversity and Social Justice
    Teaching for Diversity and Social Justice (English, Paperback) Maurianne Adams

    For twenty years, Teaching for Diversity and Social Justice has been the definitive sourcebook of theoretical foundations, pedagogical and design frameworks, and curricular models for social justice teaching practice. Thoroughly revised and updated, this third edition continues in the tradition of its predecessors to cover the most relevant issues and controversies in social justice education in a...

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  • The Great Heresies
    The Great Heresies (Paperback) Hilaire Belloc $11.23
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  • Not for Profit
    Not for Profit (English, Paperback) Martha C. Nussbaum

    In Not for Profit, celebrated philosopher Martha Nussbaum makes a passionate case for the importance of the liberal arts at all levels of education. Historically, the humanities have been central to study because they have been seen as essential for creating competent democratic citizens. But recently, Nussbaum argues, the aims of education have gone disturbingly awry. We increasingly treat...

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  • Funds of Knowledge in Higher Education
    Funds of Knowledge in Higher Education (English, Paperback) Judy Marquez Kiyama

    Refining and building on the concept in a sophisticated and multidisciplinary way, this book uses a funds of knowledge approach and connects it to other key conceptual frameworks in education to examine issues related to the access and transition to college, college persistence and success, and pedagogies in higher education. Research on funds of knowledge has become a standard reference to signal...

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  • Deculturalization and the Struggle for Equality
    Deculturalization and the Struggle for Equality (English, Paperback) Joel Spring

    Joel Spring's history of school polices imposed on dominated groups in the United States examines the concept of deculturalization?the use of schools to strip away family languages and cultures and replace them with those of the dominant group. The focus is on the education of dominated groups forced to become citizens in territories conquered by the U.S., including Native Americans, Enslaved...

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  • The Teacher Wars
    The Teacher Wars (English, Paperback) Dana Goldstein

    A New York Times Bestseller...

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  • Law and Social Justice in Higher Education
    Law and Social Justice in Higher Education (English, Paperback) Crystal Renee Chambers

    The latest volume in the Core Concepts in Higher Education Series explores the complexity of law in higher education and both the limits and opportunities of how law can promote inclusivity and access on campus. Through a historical and legal framework, this volume explores the histories of undergraduate students and the law as it relates to equity, race, gender, social class, and sexual...

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  • Trinity Tales
    Trinity Tales (Paperback) Catherine Heaney

    Encompassing the worlds of science, the arts and everything in between, this new instalment of Trinity Tales features actors Dominic West and Mario Rosenstock, writers and journalists Turtle Bunbury, Claire Kilroy and Belinda McKeon, eminent scientists such as Austin Duffy, and sportsman Mark Pollock.

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  • The University of Oxford
    The University of Oxford (English, Paperback) G. R. Evans

    The University of Oxford was a medieval wonder. After its foundation in the late 12th century it designed one of Europe's most admired syllabuses for the study of the liberal arts and theology, and attracted teachers of international calibre and fame. This book deals with Oxford's revolutionary events, as well as its intellectual journey.

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  • What Kind of Citizen?
    What Kind of Citizen? (English, Paperback) Joel Westheimer

    How can schools teach the skills required for a strong democracy to flourish? What Kind of Citizen? asks readers to imagine the kind of society they would like to live in - and then shows the ways in which schools can be used to make that vision a reality.

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  • Ohio State University in the Sixties
    Ohio State University in the Sixties (English, Hardback) William J Shkurti

    At 5:30 p.m. on May 6, 1970, an embattled Ohio State University President Novice G. Fawcett took the unprecedented step of closing down the university. Despite the presence of more than 1,500 armed highway patrol officers, Ohio National Guardsmen, deputy sheriffs, and Columbus city police, university and state officials feared they could not maintain order in the face of growing student protests....

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  • Caring
    Caring (English, Paperback) Nel Noddings

    With numerous examples to supplement her rich theoretical discussion, the author builds a compelling philosophical argument for an ethics based on natural caring, as in the care of a mother for her child. She discusses the extent to which we may truly care for plants, animals, or ideas.

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  • New Mexico's Stormy History
    New Mexico's Stormy History (Paperback) Elmer Eugene Maestas

    Conquistador General Don Diego de Vargas led hundreds of Spanish pioneers to resettle New Mexico after the 1680 Indian Revolt. This little-known colonial period brought peace and prosperity to settlers and Native Americans in what later became northern New Mexico and parts of surrounding states. Spanish Royalty awarded many faithful soldiers and settlers with grants of land to establish farms,...

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  • White World Order, Black Power Politics
    White World Order, Black Power Politics (English, Hardback) Robert Vitalis

    In White World Order, Black Power Politics, Robert Vitalis recovers the arguments, texts, and institution building of an extraordinary group of professors at Howard University, including Alain Locke, Ralph Bunche, Rayford Logan, Eric Williams, and Merze Tate, who was the first black female professor of political science in the country.

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  • Different
    Different (Paperback) Corinna Fales $20.94 $34.95
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  • Radical Possibilities
    Radical Possibilities (English, Paperback) Jean Anyon

    The core argument of Jean Anyon's classic Radical Possibilities is deceptively simple: if we do not direct our attention to the ways in which federal and metropolitan policies maintain the poverty that plagues communities in American cities, urban school reform as currently conceived is doomed to fail. With every chapter thoroughly revised and updated, this edition picks up where the 2005...

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  • American Education
    American Education (English, Paperback) Joel Spring

    Joel Spring's American Education introduces readers to the historical, political, social, and legal foundations of education and to the profession of teaching in the United States. In his signature straightforward and concise approach to describing complex issues, Spring illuminates events and topics and that are often overlooked or whitewashed, giving students the opportunity to engage in...

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