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Product Description: Teaching that Works: Effective Practice Combined with Theory and Research is a practical, teacher friendly examination of the ways that a comprehensive approach to all of the aspects of teaching, working together, can achieve results greater than the sum of the individual parts...read more

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9781475825930 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, February 2, 2016, cover price $52.00 | About this edition: Teaching that Works: Effective Practice Combined with Theory and Research is a practical, teacher friendly examination of the ways that a comprehensive approach to all of the aspects of teaching, working together, can achieve results greater than the sum of the individual parts.

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9781475825947 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, February 17, 2016, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: Teaching that Works: Effective Practice Combined with Theory and Research is a practical, teacher friendly examination of the ways that a comprehensive approach to all of the aspects of teaching, working together, can achieve results greater than the sum of the individual parts.

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Product Description: School improvement has become a dominant feature of educational reform in many countries. The pressure upon schools to improve performance has resulted in a wide-range of improvement programmes and initiatives which can provide both inspiration and advice to everyone involved in school improvement...read more
By Janet Hageman Chrispeels (editor) and Alma Harris (editor)

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9781138139343 | Routledge, February 4, 2016, cover price $165.00 | About this edition: School improvement has become a dominant feature of educational reform in many countries.
9780415362221 | 1 edition (Routledge, May 25, 2006), cover price $170.00 | About this edition: School improvement has become a dominant feature of educational reform in many countries.

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9780415479318 | Routledge, September 15, 2008, cover price $53.95 | About this edition: School improvement has become a dominant feature of educational reform in many countries.

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9780203012499 | Routledge, February 22, 2006, cover price $45.95

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Product Description: A public relations director and a principal have mostly the same goals in helping students achieve at high levels. While each might go about impacting student learning in different ways, they both work to make education better. In Having an Impact on Learning, the husband and wife team of Matt and Kelly Wachel, help show how both the principal and the public relations director can propel education forward...read more

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9781475820553 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, December 31, 2015, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: A public relations director and a principal have mostly the same goals in helping students achieve at high levels.

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9781475820560 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, December 3, 2015, cover price $21.00 | About this edition: In this book, get insight into these areas of education and learn about ways principals and public relations directors can work in harmony.

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Product Description: The Game Plan is the first professional book that gives secondary administrators, literacy coaches, and other instructional leaders a step-by-step blueprint for implementing the Common Core Literacy Standards for History/Social Studies, Science, and the Technical Subjects and other college and career readiness standards...read more

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9781475815153 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, December 31, 2015, cover price $100.00 | About this edition: The Game Plan is the first professional book that gives secondary administrators, literacy coaches, and other instructional leaders a step-by-step blueprint for implementing the Common Core Literacy Standards for History/Social Studies, Science, and the Technical Subjects and other college and career readiness standards.

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9781475815160 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, December 3, 2015, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: The Game Plan is the first professional book that gives secondary administrators, literacy coaches, and other instructional leaders a step-by-step blueprint for implementing the Common Core Literacy Standards for History/Social Studies, Science, and the Technical Subjects and other college and career readiness standards.

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Product Description: Raise the level of rigor in your school and dramatically improve student learning with the tools in this book. Each illuminating exercise is tailored to educators looking to spread the word on rigor and beat the obstacles to achieving it schoolwide...read more

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9781138126701 | Routledge, October 6, 2015, cover price $165.00 | About this edition: Raise the level of rigor in your school and dramatically improve student learning with the tools in this book.

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9781596671768 | Eye on Education, February 28, 2011, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Raise the level of rigor in your school and dramatically improve student learning with the tools in this book.

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Product Description: This book, a sequel to A Resource Book for Improving Principals’ Learning-Centered Leadership, first introduces the content and process of the Learning-Centered Leadership Development Program. It then presents nine case studies and a cross-case analysis of how schools enacted the content and process, in a framework of school renewal, to improve their school operations and student achievement...read more
By Walter L. Burt (editor)

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9781433130939 | Peter Lang Pub Inc, September 30, 2015, cover price $159.95 | About this edition: This book, a sequel to A Resource Book for Improving Principals’ Learning-Centered Leadership, first introduces the content and process of the Learning-Centered Leadership Development Program.

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9781433130922 | Peter Lang Pub Inc, September 16, 2015, cover price $40.95 | About this edition: This book, a sequel to A Resource Book for Improving Principals’ Learning-Centered Leadership, first introduces the content and process of the Learning-Centered Leadership Development Program.

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Product Description: Why are our educational institutions and practices such a poor fit for so many students? A Prison Called School addresses the complex issues that place many students at a disadvantage as they try to survive yet another hurdle in life—school...read more

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9781475815757 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, October 1, 2015, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: Why are our educational institutions and practices such a poor fit for so many students?

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9781475815764 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, September 18, 2015, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Why are our educational institutions and practices such a poor fit for so many students?

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Product Description: In the World Library of Educationalists series, international experts compile career-long collections of what they judge to be their finest pieces – extracts from books, key articles, salient research findings, major theoretical and practical contributions – so the world can read them in a single manageable volume...read more

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9781138918863 | Routledge, July 3, 2015, cover price $160.00 | About this edition: In the World Library of Educationalists series, international experts compile career-long collections of what they judge to be their finest pieces – extracts from books, key articles, salient research findings, major theoretical and practical contributions – so the world can read them in a single manageable volume.

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Product Description: This important new book draws lessons from a large-scale initiative to bring about the improvement of an urban education system. Written from an insider perspective by an internationally recognized researcher, it presents a new way of thinking about system change...read more

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9780415736596 | Routledge, April 7, 2015, cover price $170.00 | About this edition: This important new book draws lessons from a large-scale initiative to bring about the improvement of an urban education system.

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9780415736602 | Routledge, April 1, 2015, cover price $52.95
9780391038707, titled "Fundamentals of Philosophy: A Study of Classical Texts" | Reprint edition (Prometheus Books, August 1, 1994), cover price $25.00 | also contains Fundamentals of Philosophy: A Study of Classical Texts
9780391038714, titled "Karl Jaspers: Basic Philosophical Writings : Selections" | Reprint edition (Prometheus Books, August 1, 1994), cover price $25.00 | also contains Karl Jaspers: Basic Philosophical Writings : Selections

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Product Description: The education system is dealing with a concerted effort at making it more accountable and transparent. Whereas measurement of a quality education used to focus on inputs such as money spent, the new measurement is focused on student outcomes such as learning success determined by large-scale standardized tests...read more

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9781475813166 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, December 5, 2014, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: The education system is dealing with a concerted effort at making it more accountable and transparent.

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9781475813173 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, December 5, 2014, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: The body of the text proceeds to identify and explain many flashpoints which are current in a world of education where students’ best interests are hampered by teachers’ self-interests.

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Product Description: Today’s educational system is frozen in time, stuck in traditions of the past. Transforming Ice Age Schools: A Practical Guide for School Leaders will resonate with educational leaders, especially site principals, who are looking to transform their schools to reflect the educational world needed for today...read more

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9781475807769 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, November 10, 2014, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Today’s educational system is frozen in time, stuck in traditions of the past.

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Product Description: Education Is Upside Down cuts through adjustments being made at technical levels of educational practice and accountability, challenging ideals and philosophies that have powered American Education for most of the last century. This book explains how and why long-standing approaches generate flawed instructional practices, flawed systemic reform efforts, and a fundamental misalignment between the educational institution and the society it is missioned to serve...read more

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9781475809930, titled "Education Is Upside-Down: Reframing Reform to Focus on the Right Problems" | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, October 13, 2014, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: Education Is Upside Down cuts through adjustments being made at technical levels of educational practice and accountability, challenging ideals and philosophies that have powered American Education for most of the last century.

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9781475809947, titled "Education Is Upside-down: Reframing Reform to Focus on the Right Problems" | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, October 8, 2014, cover price $30.00
9780373226924, titled "Official Escort" | Harlequin Books, December 1, 2002, cover price $4.75 | also contains Official Escort

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Product Description: Your formula for managing innovation and transforming learning #EdJourney: A Roadmap to the Future of Education is a refreshing change from the negativity so common in the world of education today. Over the course of a 3-month solo road trip across the United States, author Grant Lichtman discovered that there is much to be positive about in today's K-12 schools...read more

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9781118898581 | Jossey-Bass Inc Pub, September 9, 2014, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: Your formula for managing innovation and transforming learning #EdJourney: A Roadmap to the Future of Education is a refreshing change from the negativity so common in the world of education today.

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Product Description: Building-level and central office administrators must be both instructional and learning leaders. Instructional leadership means focusing on teacher behaviors that support student learning and helping teachers make good decisions about their own behaviors in the classroom...read more

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9781475810332 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, July 22, 2014, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: Building-level and central office administrators must be both instructional and learning leaders.

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9781475810349 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, July 22, 2014, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Building-level and central office administrators must be both instructional and learning leaders.

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Product Description: If you want to actually do something about providing excellent education for every child in America, this is the book for you. Using insights from cognitive science, educational research, and the social sciences, the authors examine the compelling nature of four ''dumb ideas'' at the center of current education policy and practice: (1) simplifying knowledge helps students learn more and faster, (2) teaching and learning are a matter of proper transmission of good content, (3) homogenous environments ease learning, and (4) more standardized data and rigorous controls of our schooling will solve all our problems...read more

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9780807755532 | Teachers College Pr, July 18, 2014, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: If you want to actually do something about providing excellent education for every child in America, this is the book for you.

Product Description: "The first priority for school leaders is to understand that problems cannot define a vision nor become its end point. Instead, they are opportunities to include stakeholders in formulating the vision." - Carmen Farina and Laura Kotch This updated edition of A School Leader's Guide to Excellence models exactly how current Chancellor of New York City Public Schools, Carmen Farina, and former Executive Director of Professional Development for the New York City Department of Education, Laura Kotch, transform struggling schools and make good schools great...read more
By Lucy Calkins (foreword by)

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9780325061719 | Pap/psc up edition (Heinemann, July 30, 2015), cover price $33.49 | About this edition: "The first priority for school leaders is to understand that problems cannot define a vision nor become its end point.
9780325060927 | Updated edition (Heinemann, May 6, 2014), cover price $31.25 | About this edition: "The first priority for school leaders is to understand that problems cannot define a vision nor become its end point.

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Product Description: Teachers are required to increase the rigor for students, but how? This book by bestselling author and rigor expert Barbara Blackburn has the answer! It is a treasure chest of more than 200 practical and highly-effective tools that can be used across grade levels and subject areas to increase student rigor, leading your students to higher engagement and deeper learning...read more

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9780415734721 | Routledge, May 1, 2014, cover price $125.00 | About this edition: Teachers are required to increase the rigor for students, but how?

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9780415732871 | Routledge, May 1, 2014, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Teachers are required to increase the rigor for students, but how?

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Product Description: With chapters written by leading researchers and practitioners actively engaged in the work, this Edited Volume examines the role of the state education agency in school turnaround efforts. An emphasis is placed on practical application of research and best practice related to the State Education Agency's (Sea's) critical leadership role in driving and supporting successful school turnaround efforts...read more
By Sam Redding (editor)

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9781623966713 | Information Age Pub Inc, March 1, 2014, cover price $85.99 | About this edition: With chapters written by leading researchers and practitioners actively engaged in the work, this Edited Volume examines the role of the state education agency in school turnaround efforts.

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9781623966706 | Information Age Pub Inc, March 1, 2014, cover price $45.99 | About this edition: With chapters written by leading researchers and practitioners actively engaged in the work, this Edited Volume examines the role of the state education agency in school turnaround efforts.

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Product Description: Parents want teachers to explain how they instruct children. They become annoyed when the teachers are silent or surly. Parents counter with explicit, common sense questions: how do teachers arouse interest, design curricula, reinforce discipline, assign grades, designate textbooks, and select technology? This book examines the parents' questions, the answers they elicited, the allies they attracted, and the improvements they initiated...read more

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9781475805086 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, January 30, 2014, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: Parents want teachers to explain how they instruct children.

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9781475805093 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, January 30, 2014, cover price $29.00 | About this edition: Parents want teachers to explain how they instruct children.

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Product Description: In education we are working on behalf of a truly noble cause: the lives of our students. We need a system for working together that is worthy of the work — one that harnesses the idealistic visions and inherent energies that brought us to education in the first place...read more

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9781475806946 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, December 24, 2013, cover price $61.00 | About this edition: In education we are working on behalf of a truly noble cause: the lives of our students.

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9781475806953 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, December 24, 2013, cover price $31.00 | About this edition: In education we are working on behalf of a truly noble cause: the lives of our students.

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Briefly outlines the modern British dramatist's background, analyzes his major plays, and identifies the central themes of his works

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9781610489225, titled "The Pitfalls of Reform: Its Incompatibility with Actual Improvement" | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, December 18, 2013, cover price $55.00
9780312808884, titled "Tom Stoppard: An Assessment" | Palgrave Macmillan, April 1, 1985, cover price $35.00 | also contains Tom Stoppard: An Assessment | About this edition: Briefly outlines the modern British dramatist's background, analyzes his major plays, and identifies the central themes of his works

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9781610489232, titled "The Pitfalls of Reform: Its Incompatibility with Actual Improvement" | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, December 16, 2013, cover price $33.00 | About this edition: The systems that make up the accountability package in education: standards, assessments, and the quality determination for a school, have each entered the educational field under the explicit assumption by their creators that they would drive educator behavior in a positive way.

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Product Description: 2nd EditionPrepare your students for the future while juggling the expectations of multiple stakeholders! A fresh take on the classic first edition, this guide is based on SMART goals goals that are Strategic and specific, Measurable, Attainable, Results-oriented, and Time-bound...read more

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9781936764785 | 2 edition (Solution Tree, December 2, 2013), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: 2nd EditionPrepare your students for the future while juggling the expectations of multiple stakeholders!

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