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Product Description: In 1989, while waiting for her children to emerge from their private high school in San Francisco, Linda Mornell observed a young man hanging back from the others. She knew he was a scholarship student and thought that surely he had it made: full tuition, competitive academic school, college prospects...read more

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9781629370224 | Triumph Books, March 1, 2015, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: In 1989, while waiting for her children to emerge from their private high school in San Francisco, Linda Mornell observed a young man hanging back from the others.

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Product Description: The glitz, the glamour, the excitement! Host a student film festival to see it all come to life. More importantly, youll see how invested your students are in their projects and how preparing for this moment has helped them to enhance their writing, storytelling, creativity, and digital literacy skills...read more

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9781564843234 | Intl Society for Technology in, February 15, 2013, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: The glitz, the glamour, the excitement!

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Product Description: School violence has fallen steadily for twenty years. Yet in schools throughout the United States, Annette Fuentes finds metal detectors and drug tests for aspirin, police profiling of students with no records, arbitrary expulsions, armed teachers, increased policing, and all-seeing electronic surveillance...read more

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9781844674077 | Reprint edition (Verso Books, February 12, 2013), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: School violence has fallen steadily for twenty years.

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Product Description: The authors have successfully transformed typical high school science classrooms into student-led scientific communities in which learners take ownership of their projects and mimic real-world exploration. Now, in response to requests from science education professionals, they have created the perfect vehicle for implementing and assessing this concept of whole-class inquiry in your classroom...read more

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9781933531342 | Pap/dvd edition (Natl Science Teachers Assn, May 1, 2009), cover price $24.96 | About this edition: The authors have successfully transformed typical high school science classrooms into student-led scientific communities in which learners take ownership of their projects and mimic real-world exploration.

Product Description: Making the Most of High School Success Secrets for Freshmen offers advice and practical strategies for middle school and freshmen in high school students. The book infuses anecdotes from real students about how to navigate the choppy waters of adolescence with humor and real-world instruction for how to get the most out of high school and beyond...read more

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9780974204413 | Lifebound, January 1, 2004, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Making the Most of High School Success Secrets for Freshmen offers advice and practical strategies for middle school and freshmen in high school students.

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9781439573754 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, November 11, 2008), cover price $25.95 | About this edition: Making the Most of High School Success Secrets for Freshmen offers advice and practical strategies for middle school and freshmen in high school students.

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Product Description: For many students, the classroom is not the central focus of school. The school's corridors and doorways are areas largely given over to student control, and it is here that they negotiate their cultural identities and status among their peer groups...read more

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9780814720080 | New York Univ Pr, November 1, 2008, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: For many students, the classroom is not the central focus of school.

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9780814720097 | New York Univ Pr, November 1, 2008, cover price $27.00 | About this edition: For many students, the classroom is not the central focus of school.

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Product Description: Findings from the high-profile John S. and James L. Knight Foundation-sponsored surveys of over 100,000 high school students in 2004 and 2006 provided a wake-up call to those interested in preserving the future of free expression rights in America...read more

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9780742562820, titled "The Future Of The First Amendment: The Digital Media, Civic Education, and Free Expression Rights in America's High Schools" | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, June 15, 2008, cover price $42.00 | About this edition: Findings from the high-profile John S.

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Product Description: A revealing, and troubling, view of today's American high school students and the ways they pursue high grades and success. Veteran teacher Denise Pope follows five highly regarded students through a school year and discovers that these young people believe getting ahead requires manipulating the system, scheming, lying and cheating...read more

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9780300090130, titled "Doing School: How We Are Creating a Generation of Stressed Out, Materialistic, and Miseducated Students" | Yale Univ Pr, September 1, 2001, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Follows five successful high school students in their often stressful journey through class work, grades, and tests, all of which contribute to the lacking performance of even our top schools.

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9780300098334 | Yale Univ Pr, February 1, 2003, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Follows five successful high school students in their often stressful journey through class work, grades, and tests, all of which contribute to the lacking performance of even our top schools.

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9781435297814 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, June 5, 2008), cover price $22.95 | About this edition: A revealing, and troubling, view of today's American high school students and the ways they pursue high grades and success.

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Product Description: Examines a high school that sought to increase student participation in its reform process.

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9780791473191 | State Univ of New York Pr, February 7, 2008, cover price $53.50 | About this edition: Examines a high school that sought to increase student participation in its reform process.

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9780791473207 | State Univ of New York Pr, February 7, 2008, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: Examines a high school that sought to increase student participation in its reform process.

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Product Description: This book looks at the ways that credit-based transition programs (CBTPs) may help middle- and low-achieving students enter and succeed in college. It highlights promising practices used by CBTPs to help students who might have been considered non-college-bound prepare for college credit course work...read more

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9781600211140 | Nova Science Pub Inc, October 29, 2007, cover price $57.00 | About this edition: This book looks at the ways that credit-based transition programs (CBTPs) may help middle- and low-achieving students enter and succeed in college.

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Presents advice on using summer opportunities to help gain entrance into selective universities and provides guidance on researching, choosing, and applying for summer programs.

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9781593632359 | Prufrock Pr, November 1, 2007, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Presents advice on using summer opportunities to help gain entrance into selective universities and provides guidance on researching, choosing, and applying for summer programs.

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Product Description: This book demonstrates what schools can do to enhance student participation and engagement. It shows educators how to: - create opportunities for students to practice democracy and civic responsibility. - develop a "school for each kid"- get students to care Examples include- Community service- Peer Helpers- Peer Mediators- Student-directed programs and events- Student feedback to teachers- Student-led conferences- Students on interviewing committees- Students on the School Board- Student publications- Student speakers...read more

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9781596670150 | 1 edition (Eye on Education, November 30, 2005), cover price $34.95 | About this edition: This book demonstrates what schools can do to enhance student participation and engagement.

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Product Description: "Study shows senior year is wasted." "Senioritis impacts college students, Stanford report says." "Senior slump a nationwide problem." These are among recent headlines attesting to the apathy, absenteeism, and lost opportunity that are widespread among high school seniors-so much so that a National Commission was founded in 2000 to investigate...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780325004129 | Heinemann, August 9, 2002, cover price $35.63 | About this edition: "Study shows senior year is wasted.

Describes more than 400 academic pre-college summer programs for high school students in colleges across the United States

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9780874475265 | Updated edition (College Board, June 1, 1995), cover price $15.00 | About this edition: Describes more than 400 academic pre-college summer programs for high school students in colleges across the United States

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Product Description: This collection of original essays is designed for undergraduate and graduate courses in methods of teaching. While speaking to all the topics covered in traditional methods textbooks, the author also reflects on his own experiences as a student and teacher...read more

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9780805809787 | Routledge, May 1, 1993, cover price $115.00 | About this edition: This collection of original essays is designed for undergraduate and graduate courses in methods of teaching.

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Product Description: This is a collection of essays about teaching and learning in a secondary school, dealing with topics such as instructional methods, curriculum, evaluation, motivation, discipline, student attitudes and skills, and teaching as a career...read more

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9780805809794 | Lawrence Erlbaum Assoc Inc, May 1, 1993, cover price $28.95 | About this edition: This is a collection of essays about teaching and learning in a secondary school, dealing with topics such as instructional methods, curriculum, evaluation, motivation, discipline, student attitudes and skills, and teaching as a career.

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A high school social studies teacher provides an insider's perspective on how one school tackled the issue of school reform and why they failed, and offers suggestions for bringing about real change

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9781555424572 | Jossey-Bass Inc Pub, October 1, 1992, cover price $32.95 | About this edition: A high school social studies teacher provides an insider's perspective on how one school tackled the issue of school reform and why they failed, and offers suggestions for bringing about real change

Product Description: In 1985 the federal government funded two 5-year centres to conduct research on effective schools. "Student Engagement and Achievement in American Secondary Schools" presents the findings of one of these studies, as carried out by the National Center of Effective Secondary Schools located at the University of Wisconsin-Madison...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Fred M. Newmann (editor)

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9780807731833 | Teachers College Pr, August 1, 1992, cover price $38.00

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9780807731826 | Teachers College Pr, August 1, 1992, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: In 1985 the federal government funded two 5-year centres to conduct research on effective schools.

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Product Description: Serious college planning should begin in the 8th grade. This book is written for students and their parents to use together to plan for college. It evaluates the student's strengths and weaknesses, likes and dislikes, explores careers, organizes records and assists in preparing a first resume, planning finances, preparing for tests, filling out applications and making a campus visit...read more

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9780910707176 | 2 edition (Great Potential Pr Inc, May 1, 1991), cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Serious college planning should begin in the 8th grade.

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Product Description: Book by Murray-Seegert, Carola

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9781557660244 | Paul H Brookes Pub Co, July 1, 1989, cover price $23.00 | About this edition: Book by Murray-Seegert, Carola

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Product Description: Underachievement is approached from a broad, integrated perspective in this insightful look at the talented adolescent who always performs below his or her optimum level of achievement. Professor Griffin examines the psychological, social, and scholastic reasons behind the phenomenon of the distracted and disengaged high school student...read more

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9780805801811 | Routledge, September 1, 1988, cover price $170.00 | About this edition: Underachievement is approached from a broad, integrated perspective in this insightful look at the talented adolescent who always performs below his or her optimum level of achievement.

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Covers careers, resumes, record keeping, entrance exams, college selection and applications, campus visits, and financial planning

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9780934829243 | Career Pr Inc, September 1, 1987, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Covers careers, resumes, record keeping, entrance exams, college selection and applications, campus visits, and financial planning

Describes more than one hundred academic pre-college summer programs for high school students in colleges across the United States, including courses in theatre, computers, biology, math, music and languages

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9780961381615 | Transemantics, January 1, 1986, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Describes more than one hundred academic pre-college summer programs for high school students in colleges across the United States, including courses in theatre, computers, biology, math, music and languages

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