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  • What's Happened to the University?
    What's Happened to the University? (English, Paperback) Frank Furedi

    The radical transformation that universities are undergoing today is no less far-reaching than the upheavals that it experienced in the 1960s. However today when almost 50 per cent of young people participate in higher education what occurs in universities matters directly to the whole of society.On both sides of the Atlantic curious and disturbing events on campuses has become a matter of concern...

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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Disrupting Thinking
    Disrupting Thinking (English, Paperback) G 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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  • 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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  • Educational Foundations
    Educational Foundations (English, Paperback) Alan S. Canestrari

    By taking a hard look at traditional educational practice, the contributors to this anthology serve as models for the kind of reflective practitioners that its editors hope that students will become while in the field.

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  • For White Folks Who Teach in the Hood... and the Rest of Y'all Too
    For White Folks Who Teach in the Hood... and the Rest of Y'all Too (English, Paperback) Christopher Emdin

    Merging real stories with theory, research, and practice, a prominent scholar offers a new approach to teaching and learning for every stakeholder in urban education.Drawing on his own experience of feeling undervalued and invisible in classrooms as a young man of color and merging his experiences with more than a decade of teaching and researching in urban America, award-winning educator...

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  • Embedded Formative Assessment
    Embedded Formative Assessment (English, Paperback) Dylan Wiliam

    In this book Dylan Wiliam argues that quality of teachers is the single most important factor in the education system.

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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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  • 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 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • What Great Teachers Do Differently: DVD Resource
    What Great Teachers Do Differently: DVD Resource (English, Paperback) Todd Whitaker

    In the second edition of this renowned book, you will find pearls of wisdom, heartfelt advice, and inspiration from one of the nation’s leading authorities on staff motivation, teacher leadership, and principal effectiveness. With wit and understanding, Todd Whitaker describes the beliefs, behaviors, attitudes, and interactions of great teachers and explains what they do differently. New features...

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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. In the opening chapter author Banks presents his well-known and widely used concept of Dimensions of Multicultural Education to...

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  • Rethinking Case Study Research
    Rethinking Case Study Research (English, Paperback) Lesley Bartlett, Frances Vavrus

    Comparative case studies are an effective qualitative tool for researching the impact of policy and practice in various fields of social research, including education. Developed in response to the inadequacy of traditional case study approaches, comparative case studies are highly effective because of their ability to synthesize information across time and space. In Rethinking Case Study Research:...

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  • Decolonizing Educational Research
    Decolonizing Educational Research (English, Paperback) Leigh Patel

    Decolonizing Educational Research examines the ways through which coloniality manifests in contexts of knowledge and meaning making, specifically within educational research and formal schooling. Purposefully situated beyond popular deconstructionist theory and anthropocentric perspectives, the book investigates the longstanding traditions of oppression, racism, and white supremacy that are...

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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 Ken Robinson is one of the world’s most influential voices in education, and his 2006 TED Talk on the subject is the most viewed in the organization’s history. Now, the internationally recognized leader on creativity and...

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