search for books and compare prices
Jay Mathews has written 12 work(s)
Search for other authors with the same name
displaying 1 to 12 | at end
show results in order: alphabetically | oldest to newest | newest to oldest
Cover for 9781118438190 Cover for 9780373121786 Cover for 9780761536956 Cover for 9781565125162 Cover for 9780787996062 Cover for 9780812695779 Cover for 9780812696004 Cover for 9780325008585 Cover for 9780812924473 Cover for 9780812931402 Cover for 9780805017144 Cover for 9780805004502 Cover for 9780805011951 Cover for 9780871241054 Cover for 9780345298959
cover image for 9781118438190
Product Description: How AVID levels the playing field, helping underserved students come out ahead In Question Everything, award-winning education writer Jay Mathews presents the stories and winning strategies behind the Advancement Via Individual Determination program (AVID)...read more

Hardcover:

9781118438190 | Jossey-Bass Inc Pub, April 27, 2015, cover price $25.95 | About this edition: How AVID levels the playing field, helping underserved students come out ahead In Question Everything, award-winning education writer Jay Mathews presents the stories and winning strategies behind the Advancement Via Individual Determination program (AVID).

Paperback:

9780373121786, titled "Claiming His Wife" | Harlequin Books, May 1, 2001, cover price $3.99 | also contains Claiming His Wife | About this edition: Overwhelmed by her sexy, brand-new Spanish husband, Cassie had let anxiety and inexperience ruin first her wedding night, then her marriage to Roman Fernandez.

Providing alternatives to America's elite schools, this guide to higher education describes one hundred underappreciated colleges and universities that offer outstanding programs, unique qualities, and countless opportunities for students.

Paperback:

9780761536956 | 1 edition (Three Rivers Pr, March 1, 2003), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Providing alternatives to America's elite schools, this guide to higher education describes one hundred underappreciated colleges and universities that offer outstanding programs, unique qualities, and countless opportunities for students.

Miscellaneous:

9780307556592 | Crown Pub, April 23, 2009, cover price $14.95

cover image for 9781565125162
Product Description: When Mike Feinberg and Dave Levin signed up for Teach for America right after college and found themselves utter failures in the classroom, they vowed to remake themselves into superior educators. They did that-and more. In their early twenties, by sheer force of talent and determination never to take no for an answer, they created a wildly successful fifth-grade experience that would grow into the Knowledge Is Power Program (Kipp), which today includes sixty-six schools in nineteen states and the District of Columbia...read more

Paperback:

9781565125162 | Algonquin Books, January 20, 2009, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: When Mike Feinberg and Dave Levin signed up for Teach for America right after college and found themselves utter failures in the classroom, they vowed to remake themselves into superior educators.

Miscellaneous:

9781565126732, titled "Work Hard Be Nice: How Two Inspired Teachers Created the Most Promising Schools in America" | Algonquin Books, January 20, 2009, cover price $15.00

cover image for 9780787996062
Product Description: Celebrating 25 years of Education Week "For twenty-five years Education Week has been the standard for news and views on American education. In this new publication they offer a rich trove of past opinion pieces from some of America's best education thinkers...read more
By Education Week (corporate author) and Jay Mathews (foreword by)

Paperback:

9780787996062 | Jossey-Bass Inc Pub, April 13, 2007, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: Celebrating 25 years of Education Week "For twenty-five years Education Week has been the standard for news and views on American education.

cover image for 9780812696004
Product Description: With increasing urgency, parents, educators, politicians, and businesspeople are asking: What can be done to raise American public schools to world-class standards? Supertest tells the story of the IB and its introduction to a steadily increasing number of American schools...read more

Hardcover:

9780812695779 | Open Court Pub Co, April 30, 2005, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Recognized by universities throughout the world, the International Baccalaureate (IB) is a college entrance examination that students can take in any country and is recognized by universities in any country.

Paperback:

9780812696004 | Reprint edition (Open Court Pub Co, July 10, 2006), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: With increasing urgency, parents, educators, politicians, and businesspeople are asking: What can be done to raise American public schools to world-class standards?

cover image for 9780812931402
An education reporter for The Washington Post charges that the honors programs at America's elite public high schools are only serving the privileged children of the wealthy. Reprint. 15,000 first printing.

Hardcover:

9780812924473 | 1st edition (Times Books, March 1, 1998), cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Charges that the honor programs of America's elite public high schools are only serving the children of the wealthy

Paperback:

9780812931402 | Rev upd edition (Times Books, April 1, 1999), cover price $15.00 | About this edition: Charges that the honor programs of America's elite public high schools are only serving the children of the wealthy

cover image for 9780805017144
An account of Tiffany Callo's fight to keep her baby describes how the nineteen-year-old victim of cerebral palsy gave birth a healthy baby boy, only to have him taken away from her and her wheelchair-bound husband by county officials. 20,000 first printing. Tour.

Hardcover:

9780805017144 | Henry Holt & Co, July 1, 1992, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: An account of Tiffany Callo's fight to keep her baby describes how the nineteen-year-old victim of cerebral palsy gave birth to a healthy baby boy, only to have him taken away from her and her wheelchair-bound husband by county officials

cover image for 9780805011951
Chronicles the remarkable life and work of man who, himself and immigrant, coached and inspired underpriviledged Hispanic students thought to be 'hopeless' to excel to unprecedented standards in mathematics

Hardcover:

9780805004502 | Henry Holt & Co, October 1, 1988, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Chronicles the remarkable life and work of man who, himself and immigrant, coached and inspired underpriviledged Hispanic students thought to be 'hopeless' to excel to unprecedented standards in mathematics

Paperback:

9780805011951 | Reprint edition (Henry Holt & Co, August 1, 1989), cover price $13.95 | About this edition: Chronicles the remarkable life and work of man who, himself and immigrant, coached and inspired underpriviledged Hispanic students thought to be 'hopeless' to excel to unprecedented standards in mathematics

cover image for 9780871241054
Product Description: Book by Goldstein, Steven M., Mathews, Jay

Paperback:

9780871241054 | Foreign Policy Assn, June 1, 1986, cover price $4.00 | About this edition: Book by Goldstein, Steven M.

Paperback:

9780871240941 | Foreign Policy Assn, May 1, 1985, cover price $3.00

cover image for 9780345298959
Two American journalists describe their four-year stay in China--as a working family with two small children--and explore the daily lives of the Chinese, who must continually cope with overcrowded conditions and a repressive, arbitrary government

Paperback:

9780345298959 | Reprint edition (Ballantine Books, February 1, 1985), cover price $4.95 | About this edition: Two American journalists describe their four-year stay in China--as a working family with two small children--and explore the daily lives of the Chinese, who must continually cope with overcrowded conditions and a repressive, arbitrary government

displaying 1 to 12 | at end