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Product Description: Responding to the issues and challenges of teaching and learning about climate change from a science education-based perspective, this book is designed to serve as an aid for educators as they strive to incorporate the topic into their classes...read more
By Andrew Hirsch (editor)

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9781138642614 | Routledge, April 15, 2017, cover price $160.00 | About this edition: Responding to the issues and challenges of teaching and learning about climate change from a science education-based perspective, this book is designed to serve as an aid for educators as they strive to incorporate the topic into their classes.

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9781138642621 | Reprint edition (Routledge, April 15, 2017), cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Responding to the issues and challenges of teaching and learning about climate change from a science education-based perspective, this book is designed to serve as an aid for educators as they strive to incorporate the topic into their classes.

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Product Description: Much of what our students are learning about science in school bears little resemblance to real science. That is the main theme of this critique of science education by a veteran scientist and former school teacher. The author charges that today's teaching mandate has been taken over by educational specialists, people with little or no understanding of science...read more

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9781633882171 | Prometheus Books, January 10, 2017, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Much of what our students are learning about science in school bears little resemblance to real science.

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Product Description: A New York Times Best SellerMerging 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 Christopher Emdin offers a new lens on an approach to teaching and learning in urban schools...read more

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9780807028025 | Beacon Pr, January 3, 2017, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: A New York Times Best SellerMerging real stories with theory, research, and practice, a prominent scholar offers a new approach to teaching and learning for every stakeholder in urban education.

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Product Description: Will technology replace the school and university? Will technology replace the teacher? What do we really know about technology and learning? Does technology make education more individualized? What does the future hold for technology and education? What can be learnt from the history of technology use in education?In a thoroughly revised edition of this successful book, Neil Selwyn takes a critical look at some of the major current debates and controversies concerning digital technologies and education...read more

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9781474235914 | 2 edition (Bloomsbury USA Academic, December 15, 2016), cover price $128.00 | About this edition: Will technology replace the school and university?

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9781474235921 | 2 edition (Bloomsbury USA Academic, December 15, 2016), cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Will technology replace the school and university?

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Product Description: Gifted education has come to be regarded as a key national programme in many coutnries, and gifted education in science disciplines is now being recognised to be of major importance for economic and technological development. Despite these initiatives and developments internationally, there are very few discussions on gifted education in science drawing upon practices and experiences in different national contexts...read more

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9780415737418 | Routledge, November 25, 2016, cover price $160.00 | About this edition: Gifted education has come to be regarded as a key national programme in many coutnries, and gifted education in science disciplines is now being recognised to be of major importance for economic and technological development.

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Product Description: Engineering Instruction for High-Ability Learners in K-8 Classrooms is an application-based practitioners' guide to applied engineering that is grounded in engineering practices found in the new Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) and the Standards for Engineering Education...read more

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9781618216144 | Prufrock Pr, November 1, 2016, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Engineering Instruction for High-Ability Learners in K-8 Classrooms is an application-based practitioners' guide to applied engineering that is grounded in engineering practices found in the new Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) and the Standards for Engineering Education.

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Product Description: Design thinking is a method of problem-solving that relies on a complex set of skills, processes and mindsets that help people generate novel solutions to problems. Taking Design Thinking to School: How the Technology of Design Can Transform Teachers, Learners, and Classrooms uses an action-oriented approach to reframing K-12 teaching and learning, examining interventions that open up dialogue about when and where learning, growth, and empowerment can be triggered...read more
By Shelley Goldman (editor) and Zaza Kabayadondo (editor)

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9781138100992 | Routledge, October 31, 2016, cover price $155.00 | About this edition: Design thinking is a method of problem-solving that relies on a complex set of skills, processes and mindsets that help people generate novel solutions to problems.

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9781138101005 | Reprint edition (Routledge, October 31, 2016), cover price $47.95 | About this edition: Design thinking is a method of problem-solving that relies on a complex set of skills, processes and mindsets that help people generate novel solutions to problems.

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Product Description: "The Internet of Things" is the new buzzphrase, but what is it? A toaster that texts? The fitness band on your wrist? The camera in an infant's room? Sure, it's all of those things -- and your cell phone, too! -- that sense your world and report back...read more

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9781680451238 | Make Books, October 25, 2016, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: "The Internet of Things" is the new buzzphrase, but what is it?

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Product Description: Each book in the 10 Performance-Based Projects series provides 10 ready-made projects designed to help students achieve higher levels of thinking and develop 21st-century skills. Projects are aligned to the Common Core State Standards and the Next Generation Science Standards, allowing students to explore and be creative as well as gain enduring understanding...read more

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9781618215826 | Prufrock Pr, October 15, 2016, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Each book in the 10 Performance-Based Projects series provides 10 ready-made projects designed to help students achieve higher levels of thinking and develop 21st-century skills.

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Product Description: Publisher's Note: Products purchased from 3rd Party sellers are not guaranteed by the Publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product. Approaching motor development as the study of change, Lifelong Motor Development, 7th Edition, offers the most up-to-date, comprehensive, research-based coverage of motor behavior across the life span available today...read more

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9781496346797 | Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, October 15, 2016, cover price $109.99 | About this edition: Publisher's Note: Products purchased from 3rd Party sellers are not guaranteed by the Publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product.
9780321734945 | 6 edition (Benjamin-Cummings Pub Co, March 9, 2011), cover price $160.00 | About this edition: Lifelong Motor Development, Sixth Edition, is a comprehensive, science-based text covering background, theory, and research in the field of physical growth and motor behavior across the life span, as well as the practical application of these concepts.

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Product Description: Teaching your students to think like scientists starts here! Use this straightforward, easy-to-follow guide to give your students the scientific practice of critical thinking today's science standards require. Ready-to-implement strategies and activities help you effortlessly engage students in arguments about competing data sets, opposing scientific ideas, applying evidence to support specific claims, and more...read more

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9781506335940 | Corwin Pr, September 27, 2016, cover price $28.00 | About this edition: Teaching your students to think like scientists starts here!

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Product Description: Believe it or not, there's a lot of inventing going on in the kitchen. Unless you only eat fruits and veggies right off the plant, you are using tools and techniques invented by humans to make food more tasty and easier to digest...read more

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9781680452099 | Make Books, September 25, 2016, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: Believe it or not, there's a lot of inventing going on in the kitchen.

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Product Description: Following centuries of debate about "nature and nurture" the discovery of DNA established the idea that nature (genes) determines who we are, relegating nurture (environment) to icing on the cake. Since the 1950s, the new science of epigenetics has demonstrated how cellular environments and certain experiences and behaviors influence gene expression at the molecular level, with significant implications for health and wellbeing...read more

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9780745689968 | Polity Pr, September 13, 2016, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Following centuries of debate about "nature and nurture" the discovery of DNA established the idea that nature (genes) determines who we are, relegating nurture (environment) to icing on the cake.

By Inkthinktank (corporate author)

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9781633221260 | Seagrass Pr, March 1, 2017, cover price $16.95

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Product Description: Geography as Inquiry invites teachers and learners to explore geography in exciting ways, across key concepts, connected to history and the social sciences, reestablishing its place in the social studies and history curriculum.

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9781475810394 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, August 1, 2016, cover price $70.00 | About this edition: Geography as Inquiry invites teachers and learners to explore geography in exciting ways, across key concepts, connected to history and the social sciences, reestablishing its place in the social studies and history curriculum.

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9781475810400 | Reprint edition (Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, August 1, 2016), cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Geography as Inquiry invites teachers and learners to explore geography in exciting ways, across key concepts, connected to history and the social sciences, reestablishing its place in the social studies and history curriculum.

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Product Description: Qualitative Research in STEM examines the groundbreaking potential of qualitative research methods to address issues of social justice, equity, and sustainability in STEM. A collection of empirical studies conducted by prominent STEM researchers, this book examines the experiences and challenges faced by traditionally marginalized groups in STEM, most notably culturally and linguistically diverse students and women...read more
By Stacie L. Gregory (editor) and Sherry Marx (editor)

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9781138937123 | Routledge, July 19, 2016, cover price $155.00 | About this edition: Qualitative Research in STEM examines the groundbreaking potential of qualitative research methods to address issues of social justice, equity, and sustainability in STEM.

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9781138937130 | Reprint edition (Routledge, July 19, 2016), cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Qualitative Research in STEM examines the groundbreaking potential of qualitative research methods to address issues of social justice, equity, and sustainability in STEM.

Product Description: This indispensable staff development resource provides a systematic professional development strategy linking science standards and research to curriculum, instruction, and assessment.

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9781452244648 | 2 edition (Corwin Pr, December 13, 2016), cover price $44.95 | About this edition: This indispensable staff development resource provides a systematic professional development strategy linking science standards and research to curriculum, instruction, and assessment.

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Product Description: Effective communication within learning environments is a pivotal aspect to students success. By enhancing abstract concepts with visual media, students can achieve a higher level of retention and better understand the presented information...read more
By Anna Ursyn (editor)

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9781522504801 | Engineering Science Reference, June 30, 2016, cover price $205.00 | About this edition: Effective communication within learning environments is a pivotal aspect to students success.

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Product Description: This book is about the intersection of storytelling and science. Recognizing that humans are hard-wired for narrative, this collection of new essays integrates the two in a special way to teach science in the K-6 classroom. As science education changes its focus to concepts that bridge various disciplines, along with science and engineering practices, storytelling offers opportunities to enhance the science classroom...read more
By Lynette J. Ford (editor)

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9780786498185 | McFarland & Co Inc Pub, July 6, 2016, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: This book is about the intersection of storytelling and science.

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Product Description: Brain Science for Principals: What School Leaders Need to Know features leadership of learning from the perspective of recent findings of educational neuroscience. Each chapter explores a question related to learning and offers practical suggestions for principals...read more
By Linda L. Lyman (editor)

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9781475824315 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, May 31, 2016, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: Brain Science for Principals: What School Leaders Need to Know features leadership of learning from the perspective of recent findings of educational neuroscience.

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9781475824322 | Reprint edition (Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, April 28, 2016), cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Brain Science for Principals: What School Leaders Need to Know features leadership of learning from the perspective of recent findings of educational neuroscience.

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Product Description: Make: Getting Started with 3D Printing is a practical, informative, and inspiring book that guides readers step-by-step through understanding how this new technology will empower them to take full advantage of all it has to offer...read more

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9781680450200 | Make Books, May 20, 2016, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: Make: Getting Started with 3D Printing is a practical, informative, and inspiring book that guides readers step-by-step through understanding how this new technology will empower them to take full advantage of all it has to offer.

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Product Description: Uncertainty is interwoven into human existence. It is a powerful incentive in the search for knowledge and an inherent component of scientific research. We have developed many ways of coping with uncertainty. We make promises, manage risks and make predictions to try to clear the mists and predict ahead...read more

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9780745687612 | Polity Pr, January 19, 2016, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Uncertainty is interwoven into human existence.

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Product Description: Advocates and teachers often find it difficult to communicate the complexities of climate change, because the people they are trying to reach hold so many mistaken assumptions. They assume, for example, that when climate change becomes an obvious threat to our everyday lives, there will still be time enough to make changes that will avoid disaster...read more

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9781603586764 | Chelsea Green Pub Co, May 5, 2016, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Advocates and teachers often find it difficult to communicate the complexities of climate change, because the people they are trying to reach hold so many mistaken assumptions.

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