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College Is Not for Everyone

by Louis Rosen

Author Louis Rosen contends that an emphasis among educational policymakers to stress college for all students is neglecting the hopes and aspirations of millions of young people currently in school who either...

The War against Excellence: The Rising Tide of Mediocrity in America's Middle Schools

by Cheri Pierson Yecke & Bill Bennett

The War against Excellence provides a chronology of the middle school movement, including its shift away from academics, and proposes solutions to this rising tide of mediocrity.

College: What It Was, Is, and Should Be (New in Paperback)

by Andrew Delbanco

As the commercialization of American higher education accelerates, more and more students are coming to college with the narrow aim of obtaining a preprofessional credential. The traditional four-year college...

Acts of Knowing: Critical Pedagogy in, Against and Beyond the University

by Stephen Cowden

This provocative book's starting point is a deep and profound concern about the commodification of knowledge within the contemporary university.

Acts of Knowing aims to provide readers with a means of understanding...

Unlock the Genius Within: Neurobiological Trauma, Teaching, and Transformative Learning

by MD, PhD, Daniel S. Janik

Here, Dr. Janik abandons trying to fix what's wrong with education and teaching, and instead, argues replacing it with non-traumatic, curiosity-based, discovery-driven, mentor-assisted, transformational learning....

Implementing Transfer Associate Degrees: Perspectives from the States: New Directions for Community Colleges, Number 160

by Carrie B. Kisker & Richard L. Wagoner

In recent years, a convergence of several forces—increased legislative involvement in higher education, governmental and philanthropic pressure to increase postsecondary degree and certificate production,...

Social Studies and Diversity Education: What We Do and Why We Do It

by Elizabeth E. Heilman, Ramona Fruja & Matthew Missias

The preparation of social studies teachers is crucial not only to the project of good education, but, even more broadly, to the cultivation of a healthy democracy and the growth of a nation's citizens. This...

A University of Tradition: The Spirit of Purdue

by Purdue Reamer Club

A University of Tradition is a fascinating compilation of history, customs, pictures, and facts about Purdue University from its founding in 1869 to the present day. Covering all aspects of Purdue, from the...

The Secret Daydream for College Students: The Guide for Surviving Conflict

by Charisse J Rudolph

The Secret Daydream for College Students (The Guide for Surviving Conflict) is a book that teaches college age students how to live their daydreams and get through the obstacles that can sometimes get in the...

Private Secondary Schools 2013-2014

by Peterson's

Peterson's Private Secondary Schools 2013-14 is everything parents need to find the right private secondary school for their child. This valuable resource allows students and parents to compare and select from...

Benchmarking in Institutional Research: New Directions for Institutional Research, Number 156

by Gary D. Levy & Nicolas A. Valcik

While the term benchmarking is commonplace nowadays in institutional research and higher education, less common, is a solid understanding of what it really means and how it has been, and can be, used effectively....

Documenting Learning with ePortfolios: A Guide for College Instructors

by Tracy Penny Light, Helen L. Chen & John C. Ittelson

E-portfolios perform many functions in higher education at both an institutional and student level. This book offers online instructors guidance in creating and implementing e-portfolios with their students....

Internationalizing Teacher Education in the United States

by Beverly D. Shaklee & Supriya Baily

Internationalizing Teacher Education in the United States offers practical and theoretical explanations of teacher educators’ vital role in the education of culturally diverse student populations in the US....

The Everything College Checklist Book: The Ultimate, All-In-One Handbook for Getting in - And Settling in - To College!

by Cynthia C. Muchnick

Maximize your college experience!

The path to higher education is filled with college visits, paperwork, letters of recommendation, essays, and application fees--and that's just to get in! After that comes the...

The Work of the University

by Richard C. Levin

This engaging collection of speeches and essays, published on the occasion of Richard C. Levin’s tenth anniversary as president of Yale University, reflects both the range of his intellectual passions and...

Organizational Theory in Higher Education

by Kathleen Manning

Alternating theory and practice vividly illustrate the operations of higher education and its administration, and offer a fresh take on the models and lenses through which higher education can be viewed.

Teaching and Learning in Further Education: Diversity and change

by Prue Huddleston & Lorna Unwin

Teaching and Learning in Further Education is established as an authoritative, wide-ranging introductory text for those training to work in the further education, post-compulsory education and lifelong learning...

A Common Wealth of Learning: Millennium Development Goals Revisited

by John MacBeath & Mike Younger

A Common Wealth of Learning takes a look at the millennium development goals that were set out at the start of the century. Utilising a far reaching set of case studies from a large percentage of commonwealth...

Using Quality Benchmarks for Assessing and Developing Undergraduate Programs

by Dana S. Dunn & Maureen A. McCarthy

Assessing student learning effectively has become a priority in higher education. Faculty and administrators must demonstrate to various constituencies and stakeholders that their programs are effective and...

Changing the Conversation about Higher Education

by Robert Thompson

The book is structured to address the issues of vision, structure, and cultural transformation that are of specific interest to academic administrators and the promising practices and issues of identity and...