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  • Disrupting Thinking
    Disrupting Thinking (English, Paperback) Kylene Beers

    According to master teachers, Kylene Beers and Bob Probst, if teachers want reading to have the potential to change students' thinking, giving them more information about a subject, perhaps a new perspective?thus enabling them to disrupt and reshape their assumption and beliefs?then teachers must encourage students to interact with the text and with one another even before they begin to read; in short, they we must turn the thinking over to them.

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  • Growth Mindset Pocketbook
    Growth Mindset Pocketbook (Paperback) Barry Hymer, Mike Gershon

    Whatever it is that makes you you, can you affect it? Your answer to that question gives us a glimpse into your 'mindset'. People with fixed mindsets believe that fundamental qualities like intelligence are essentially stable; people with growth mindsets believe that such qualities can be developed and nurtured.

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  • Unflattening
    Unflattening (English, Paperback) Nick Sousanis

    The primacy of words over images has deep roots in Western culture. But what if the two are inextricably linked in meaning-making? In this experiment in visual thinking, drawn in comics, Nick Sousanis defies conventional discourse to offer readers a stunning work of graphic art and a serious inquiry into the ways humans construct knowledge.

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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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  • Seven Myths About Education
    Seven Myths About Education (English, Paperback) Daisy Christodoulou

    In this controversial new book, Daisy Christodoulou offers a thought-provoking critique of educational orthodoxy. Drawing on her recent experience of teaching in challenging schools, she shows through a wide range of examples and case studies just how much classroom practice contradicts basic scientific principles. She examines seven widely-held beliefs which are holding back pupils and teachers:...

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  • American Higher Education in the Twenty-First Century
    American Higher Education in the Twenty-First Century (English, Paperback) Michael N. Bastedo

    Perna, Gary Rhoades, Roman Ruiz, Lauren Schudde, Sheila Slaughter, Daryl G. Smith

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  • What are Universities For?
    What are Universities For? (English, Paperback) Stefan Collini

    Across the world, universities are more numerous than they have ever been, yet at the same time there is unprecedented confusion about their purpose and skepticism about their value. This title offers an argument for rethinking the way we see our universities, and why we need them.

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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 Art of Thought
    The Art of Thought (Paperback) Graham Wallas

    In this book Wallas presentan early model of the creative process. Wallas argues that creative insights and illuminations may be explained by a process consisting of four stages.

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  • Sociology of Education
    Sociology of Education (English, Paperback) Tomas Boronski, Nasima Hassan

    Examines education from a sociological perspective and provides students with an insight into the ways in which sociology can help us to understand some of the key debates in education today.

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  • Pedagogy of Hope
    Pedagogy of Hope (English, Paperback) Paulo Freire

    "With the publication of Pedagogy of the Oppressed, Paulo Freire established himself as one of the most important and radical educational thinkers of his time. In Pedagogy of Hope, Freire revisits the themes of his masterpiece, the real world contexts that inspired them and their impact in that very world. Freire's abiding concern for social justice and education in the developing world remains as...

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  • Knowledge of Self
    Knowledge of Self (English, Paperback) Supreme Understanding

    An anthology of essays from members of the Nation of Gods and Earths (commonly known as the Five Percenters), a culture that teaches that the Black man is God and that Supreme Mathematics are the keys to understanding man's relationship to the universe. This book represents the only work to present the diverse and often illuminating perspectives of Five Percenters themselves. Features contributions from over 50 authors, including Lord Jamar of Brand Nubian and Popa Wu and Cappadonna or Wu-Tang Clan.

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  • Critical Thinking Skills
    Critical Thinking Skills (English, Paperback) Stella Cottrell

    The new edition of this leading guide helps students to develop reflective thinking skills, improve their critical analysis and construct arguments more effectively. Easy-to-follow, step-by-step explanations along with plenty of examples and activities develop understanding at each stage. Includes a brand new chapter on employability.

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  • Not for Profit
    Not for Profit (English, Paperback) Martha C. Nussbaum

    In this short and powerful book, celebrated philosopher Martha Nussbaum makes a passionate case for the importance of the liberal arts at all levels of education....

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  • Creative Schools
    Creative Schools (English, Paperback) Sir Ken Robinson

    A revolutionary reappraisal of how to educate our children and young people by Ken Robinson, theNew York Times bestselling author of The Element and Finding Your Element...

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  • Becoming Brilliant
    Becoming Brilliant (English, Paperback) Roberta Michnick Golinkoff, Kathryn Hirsh-Pasek

    Becoming Brilliant offers solutions that parents can implement right now. Backed by the latest scientific evidence and illustrated with examples of what's being done right in schools today, this book introduces the 6Cs--collaboration, communication, content, critical thinking, creative innovation, and confidence--along with ways parents can nurture their children's development in each area.

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  • Understanding and Using Educational Theories
    Understanding and Using Educational Theories (English, Paperback) Karl Aubrey, Alison Riley

    This text provides education students with a clear critical overview of the most influential twentieth and twenty-first century thinkers in teaching and learning and shows how they translate in to practice.

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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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  • A Mind Shaped by Poverty
    A Mind Shaped by Poverty (English, Paperback) Regenia Rawlinson $10.97
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  • Cultural Diversity and Education
    Cultural Diversity and Education (English, Paperback) James A. Banks

    Now available in paperback, the sixth edition of this definitive text provides students a strong background in the conceptual, theoretical, and philosophical issues in multicultural education from a leading authority and scholarly leader of the field---James A. Banks....

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