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  • Finnish Lessons 2.0
    Finnish Lessons 2.0 (English, Paperback) Pasi Sahlberg

    Sahlberg has thoroughly updated his groundbreaking account of how Finland built a world-class education system during the past four decades. In this international bestseller, Sahlberg traces the evolution of Finnish education policies and highlights how they differ from the United States and much of the rest of the world.

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  • Leading Educational Change
    Leading Educational Change (English, Paperback) Michael G. Fullan

    This collection features original essays from international superstars in the field of educational change. Each "think piece" draws on the latest knowledge from research, policy, and practice to provide important insights for creating systemic, meaningful reform. The authors directly address contemporary challenges, misconceptions, and failed strategies, while also offering solutions, ideas, and...

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  • The Mindful Teacher
    The Mindful Teacher (English, Paperback) Dennis Shirley, Elizabeth MacDonald

    Provides educators everywhere with practical ideas for improving teaching and learning. This updated second edition includes completely new sections on the promise of teacher leadership, the strengths and perils of technology, and schools in the midst of change. It is an indispensable and timely resource for all educators who seek to transform schools into places of learning and joy.

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  • Mathematics Professional Development
    Mathematics Professional Development (English, Paperback) Hilda Borko, Jennifer Jacobs

    This resource will help school leaders and other professional development providers conduct ongoing, structured learning opportunities for mathematics teachers (K-12). The authors present models for professional development and the preparation of PD leaders designed and field-tested as part of two research projects supported by the National Science Foundation. The Problem-Solving Cycle model and...

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  • Looking Together at Student Work
    Looking Together at Student Work (English, Paperback) Tina Blythe, David Allen

    This bestseller provides teachers and administrators with strategies for examining and discussing student work, such as essays, math problems, projects, artwork, and more. New for the Third Edition: The Microlab Protocol, a relatively quick and easy way to introduce groups to protocol-guided conversation; a new case focused on understanding the Common Core; and more detailed notes and strategies...

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  • Failing at School
    Failing at School (English, Paperback) Camille A. Farrington

    About half of all incoming ninth graders in urban districts will fail classes and drop out of school without a diploma. Failing at School starts with the premise that urban American high schools generate such widespread student failure not because of some fault of the students who attend them but because high schools were designed to stratify achievement and let only the top performers advance to...

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  • What Should I Do?
    What Should I Do? (English, Paperback) Anna Ershler Richert

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 113-116) and index.

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  • The Networked Teacher
    The Networked Teacher (English, Paperback) Kira J. Baker-Doyle

    New teachers need support from their peers and mentors to locate resources, information, new ideas, emotional support, and inspiration. This timely book explains the research and theory behind social networks (face-to-face and online), describes what effective social networking for educators looks like, reveals common obstacles that new teachers face in establishing support networks, and offers...

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  • How Teachers Become Leaders
    How Teachers Become Leaders (English, Paperback) Ann Lieberman, Linda D. Friedrich

    This book is a unique insiders look at the process that teachers experience when they assume leadership positions in their school, district, state, or writing project site. The text features vignettes by K12 teachers, describing their individual leaders

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  • Improving the Odds
    Improving the Odds (English, Hardback) Thomas Del Prete

    Presents the challenges and possibilities at the school and classroom level. This book depicts the daily concerns and small victories of teachers determined to support the students in meaningful learning, and prepare them for postsecondary education. It characterizes the importance of a coherent school learning culture.

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  • Going to Scale with New School Designs
    Going to Scale with New School Designs (English, Hardback) Joseph P. McDonald, Emily J. Klein

    A guide to a fresh dimension of school reform. It includes stories about 'scaling up' by other school design teams, and in other enterprises beyond high school.

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  • Going to Scale with New School Designs
    Going to Scale with New School Designs (English, Paperback) Joseph P. McDonald, Emily J. Klein

    A guide to a fresh dimension of school reform. It includes stories about 'scaling up' by other school design teams, and in other enterprises beyond high school.

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  • Managing to Change
    Managing to Change (English, Paperback) Thomas Hatch

    Argues that schools cannot wait around for conditions to improve or policymakers to figure out how to provide the 'right' support. This book describes a small set of key practices that schools can use to get resources, manage external demands, and build their capacity to make and sustain improvements over time.

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  • Managing to Change
    Managing to Change (English, Hardback) Thomas Hatch

    Argues that schools cannot wait around for conditions to improve or policymakers to figure out how to provide the 'right' support. This book describes a small set of key practices that schools can use to get resources, manage external demands, and build their capacity to make and sustain improvements over time.

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  • Schools within Schools
    Schools within Schools (English, Paperback) Valerie E. Lee, Douglas D. Ready

    How effective is whole-school high school reform, such as the Schools-Within-Schools (SWS) model? What benefits does it have for students and in which areas does it fall short? This book seeks to answer these questions through the stories of five public high schools that have embraced the SWS method.

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  • Mentors in the Making
    Mentors in the Making (English, Hardback) Betty Achinstein

    Drawing on empirical research, practitioner action inquiry, and field-tested practices from induction programs, this book explores effective mentoring in diverse educational contexts.

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  • Building School-based Teacher Learning Communities
    Building School-based Teacher Learning Communities (English, Paperback) Milbrey Wallin McLaughlin, J. W. Gardner

    Building on evidence that school-based teacher learning communities improve student outcomes, this book lays out an agenda to develop and sustain collaborative professional cultures. It provides an inside look at the processes, resources, and system strategies that are necessary to build vibrant school-based teacher learning communities.

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  • Community in the Making
    Community in the Making (English, Hardback) Madeleine Fuchs Holzer

    This book, which describes a thought-provoking collaboration between eight colleges/universities of teacher education and Lincoln Center Institute (LCI), offers hope for public education that is dramatically improved by non-traditional educational methods.

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  • Beating the Odds
    Beating the Odds (English, Paperback) Jacqueline Ancess

    This is the story of how teachers, students and leaders in three schools transcend obstacles to beat the odds of failure and achieve success. The schools - a suburban vocational-technical school, an urban school and an urban second-chance school - all operate as communities of commitment.

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  • At the Heart of Teaching
    At the Heart of Teaching (English, Paperback) Grace Hall McEntee, John Appleby

    This ""how-to"" book delves into reflection as a concept and provides specific, replicable tools for professional practice. Each chapter draws on a particular school situation demonstrating the value of teacher reflection and describing the nuts and bolts of the process.

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