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Mathematical Illiteracy and Its Consequences

Engels | Paperback | 2010

Why do even well-educated people often understand so little about maths - or take a perverse pride in not being a 'numbers... Meer

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Why Democracy Needs the Humanities

Engels | Paperback | 2012

In this short and powerful book, celebrated philosopher Martha Nussbaum makes a passionate case for the importance of the liberal... Meer

Unflattening

Engels | Paperback | 2015

The primacy of words over images has deep roots in Western culture. But what if the two are inextricably linked, equal partners in... Meer

A Cognitive Scientist Answers Questions About How the Mind Works and What It Means for the Classroom

Engels | Paperback | 2010

Easy-to-apply, scientifically-based approaches for engaging students in the classroomCognitive scientist Dan Willingham focuses... Meer

What Can the World Learn from Educational Change in Finland?

Engels | Paperback | 2014

The first edition of Finnish Lessons won the prestigious Grawemeyer Award in Education in 2013. It was featured in The New York... Meer

Classics in Child Development

Engels | Paperback | 1995

First published in the mid 1960s, How Children Fail began an education reform movement that continues today. In his 1982 edition,... Meer

Education as the Practice of Freedom

Engels | Paperback | 1994

After reading Teaching to Transgress I am once again struck by bell hooks's never-ending, unquiet intellectual energy, an energy... Meer

17 Things That Matter Most

Engels | Paperback | 2011

In the second edition of this renowned book, you will find pearls of wisdom, heartfelt advice, and inspiration from one of the... Meer

Engels | Paperback | 1994

Michael Young coined the word "Meritocracy," believing that the oligarchy of the future will consist of a merit-based... Meer

Engels | Paperback | 2014

Why character, confidence, and curiosity are more important to your child's success than academic results. The New York Times... Meer

Higher Education and Personal Responsibility

Engels | Paperback | 2014

Most of the claims about the purposes and achievements of higher education are irreducibly individualistic: it will change your... Meer

An African-Centered Education

Engels | Paperback | 2015

What is an African-centered education model? How do former students perceive this experience? In this book, the African American... Meer

Ideas, Activites and Questions to Get People, Young and Old, Thinking Philosophically

Engels | Paperback | 2012

A veritable emporium of philosophical puzzles and challenges to develop thinking in and out of the classroom. Imagine a one-stop... Meer

Democratic Education for a Human Future

Engels | Paperback | 2006

Many educational practices are based upon ideas about what it means to be human. Thus education is conceived as the production of... Meer

What Can the World Learn from Educational Change in Finland?

Engels | Paperback | 2012

This is a first-hand, comprehensive account of how Finland built a world-class education system during the past three decades. It... Meer

Challenging the Conventional Wisdom about Children and Parenting

Engels | Hardcover | 2014

Somehow, a set of deeply conservative assumptions about children--what they're like and how they should be raised--have congealed... Meer