Books tagged: public education

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Combating Ignorance: Inside and Outside the Classroom
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 104,400. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
Jack Sutherford entered the teaching profession with enthusiasm and idealism. After ten years, those qualities waned as he dealt with administrators, principals, counselors, and fellow teachers. Of course, Jack is in it for the students and we hear their stories as well. You will laugh a lot, but you'll also learn a lot about what really goes on inside of a school.
Common Core State Standards and Race to the Top - An Introduction to Marxism 101
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Price: Free! Words: 13,970. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
This is highly detailed research into the state education system and the inclusion of Socialism and Marxism that are destructive to the American way of life. Taught to our children in public schools as a legitimate means to govern that's worthy to pursue, millions of parents in their respective states have no idea this is being pushed by their publicly funded educators.
Feeling the Unthinkable, Vol. 3: Business as Usual - Greed, Racism and Genocide
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Series: Social Justice. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,390. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2013 by Amador Publishers. Category: Essay » Political
Vol.3 of Professor Gutierrez's powerful collection of social justice essays and reviews focuses on issues of class, racism and greed. "His claim that democracy is under attack is spot-on and his cry for activism is necessary and timely." Earnest, informed and articulate, Gutierrez raises a voice of moral conscience too often lacking in today's public discourse.
Snowflake Schools
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 121,510. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Decision-making & problem solving
Every school could be improved dramatically if the creativity of its teachers were unleashed. Snowflake Schools documents the impediments to that reality and shows how current practices can be modified to institute real reform. Culled from a 33-year teaching career, the ideas in this book could reverse the frustration and waste so prevalent in schools across the country.
The World of Cornelius Magee
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 41,080. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
These unforgettable short stories of a ghetto school in NYC interspersed with the sadness of the characters such as little Rachel caught in her mother's divorce and ludicrous romance with fellow teacher, idiotic Mel. It's about the absurdities of the school life, of the young psychiatrist, Dr. Fallek, terribly shocked and astounded at the goings on his arrival at the school.