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Advancing Formative Assessment in Every Classroom

by Connie M. Moss & Susan M. Brookhart

Formative assessment is one of the best ways to increase student learning and enhance teacher quality. But effective formative assessment is not part of most classrooms, largely because teachers misunderstand...

Thinkupman presents: The Strangest Secret

by Mr. Mo

Here’s a sobering statistic: by the age of 65, on average only 5% of us will have achieved success. “Yeah, right. . . ” you might say, “Success is subjective; there is more than one version of what it...

Book Review: A Brief History of Time by Stephen Hawking

by 50MINUTES.Com

It can be hard for busy professionals to find the time to read the latest books. Stay up to date in a fraction of the time with this concise guide.

As its name suggests, A Brief History of Time sets out the history...

Book Review: Blink by Malcolm Gladwell

by 50MINUTES.Com

It can be hard for busy professionals to find the time to read the latest books. Stay up to date in a fraction of the time with this concise guide.

Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking is an engaging,...

Book Review: Outliers by Malcolm Gladwell

by 50MINUTES.Com

It can be hard for busy professionals to find the time to read the latest books. Stay up to date in a fraction of the time with this concise guide.

Outliers: The Story of Success is an engaging, thought-provoking...

Career Rookie

by Sarah Vermunt

A shot of encouragement, a kick in the ass, and a loving push for young people who have no idea what they want or how to get it

Career Rookie is a book for every grad, student, and 20-something who feels lost,...

Unconditional Education

by Robin Detterman, Jenny Ventura, Lihi Rosenthal & Ken Berrick

After decades of reform, America's public schools continue to fail particular groups of students; the greatest opportunity gaps are faced by those whose achievement is hindered by complex stressors, including...

Education Roads Less Traveled

by Mitch Pearlstein

Every year, large numbers of American young people who are not terribly interested in attending a four-year college reluctantly enroll anyway, effectively pressured by combinations of parents, peers, teachers,...

The Joy of Movement

by Mary Lynn Hafner

The Joy of Movement is a movement activity book with a therapeutic perspective. A combination of old and new games to create a purpose driven physical motor curriculum. Each activity is tried and kid tested....

Teacher Evaluation in Music

by Cara Faith Bernard & Joseph Michael Abramo

Teacher Evaluation in Music: A Guide for Music Teachers in the U. S. aims to help music teachers navigate the controversial terrain of teacher evaluation. Rather than entering the debate on policy divorced from...


by Neil W. Hamilton

The Roadmap process transforms the question of "what value do you bring?" into an opportunity to differentiate oneself from other students. You will not need to wait for a specific question about the value you...

Nature-Based Learning for Every Preschool Setting

by Julie Powers & Sheila Williams Ridge

Nature-Based Learning for Every Preschool Setting is designed to provide ideas for all early childhood educators ranging from novice nature educators to highly experienced nature educators in a wide range of...

Hearing Vocation Differently

by David S. Cunningham

Many colleges and universities have begun using the language of vocation and calling to help undergraduates think about the future direction of their lives. This language is used in both secular and religious...

Effective Universal Instruction

by Kimberly Gibbons, Sarah Brown & Bradley C. Niebling

This accessible volume helps school leadership teams accomplish the crucial yet often overlooked task of improving universal instruction--Tier 1 within a multi-tiered system of support (MTSS). Strong universal...

Case Method and the Arabic Teacher

by Steven Berbeco

Case Method and the Arabic Teacher: A Practical Guide compiles original case studies that address the unique challenges of teaching Arabic at the high school level. The book's engaging and accessible classroom...

The Academic Hustle

by Matthew Pigatt

#1 Amazon New Release! ? Thrive with this ultimate college book

Readers of Confessions of a Scholarship Winner and the Fiske Guide to Colleges 2019 will love The Academic Hustle!

An inspirational graduation...

Combating Hatred

by Terrance L. Furin

Combating Hatred describes actual events of deep-seated hatred and social injustice found in schools. It then examines educators’ responses to this hatred. Through their actions these leaders became transformational...

Adolescents at Risk

by Nancy Boyd-Franklin & Brenna Hafer Bry

Rich with illustrative case material, this book guides mental health professionals to break the cycle of at-risk behavior by engaging adolescents and their families in home, school, and community contexts. The...

Theories of School Counseling for the 21st Century

by Colette T. Dollarhide & Matthew E. Lemberger-Truelove

In 2002, the American School Counselor Association presented the ASCA National Model for school counseling programs as a framework for implementing best practices in training counselors to deliver the best evidence-based...

Leading from the Trenches

by Stephen V. Newton

School leaders know that instructional leadership is a crucial aspect of education. However, many of those leaders lack the knowledge and credibility to lead this work. Leaders must be empowered to enter into...