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  • Realizing the Promise of 21st-Century Educationby Bruce R. Joyce; Emily Calhoun

    SAGE Publications 2011; US$ 34.95

    Keys to building a new generation of courses and schools   While many futurists tout the value of teaching students 21 st -century skills, bridging the concept with the practice is best accomplished by professional educators. Authors Bruce Joyce and Emily Calhoun know how to actualize the critical reforms that enable schools to prepare students... more...

  • 1821-1827, Nachträgeby Rebekka Horlacher; Daniel Tröhler

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 210.00

    The correspondence in this volume shows England becoming interested in Pestalozzi?s method, thus opening the way to his reception in the U.S. and in Japan. At the same time, Pestalozzi came under increasing pressure from the Restoration during the 1820s. After Metternich?s institution of press censorship for immigrants, Pestalozzi left Yverdon in 1825... more...

  • History Education and National Identity in East Asiaby Edward Vickers

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 120.00

    First Published in 2005. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...

  • Shift Edby David E. Houle; Jeff T. (Thomas) Cobb

    SAGE Publications 2011; US$ 28.95

    A comprehensive guide to transforming American schools Futurist David Houle and educational strategist Jeff Cobb issue a ?call to action? to everyone who is concerned about education in America. He argues that reinventing our system is inevitable and we already have the information and capabilities to make the necessary changes.  Shift Ed  challenges... more...

  • The Teacher Warsby Dana Goldstein

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2014; US$ 26.95

    In her groundbreaking history of 175 years of American, Dana Goldstein finds answers in the past to the controversies that plague our public schools today. Teaching is a wildly contentious profession in America, one attacked and admired in equal measure. In The Teacher Wars , a rich, lively, and unprecedented history of public school teaching,... more...

  • The End of Educationby Neil Postman

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2011; US$ 15.95

    In this comprehensive response to the education crisis, the author of Teaching as a Subversive Activity returns to the subject that established his reputation as one of our most insightful social critics. Postman presents useful models with which schools can restore a sense of purpose, tolerance, and a respect for learning. more...

  • The Heart and Mind in Teachingby Alyssa Magee Lowery; William Hayes

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2014; US$ 27.99

    In this book, authors Alyssa Magee Lowery and William Hayes trace the history of teaching from Greek philosophy to twenty-first century educational issues in an effort to provide some perspective in the long art versus science debate, ultimately finding that the two components may be able to coexist peacefully. . more...

  • Mielke, Macht und Meisterschaftby Ingolf Pleil

    Ch. Links Verlag 2013; US$ 14.34

    Zehn Tage im Januar 1981 erschütterten die DDR-Fußballwelt. Kurz vor der Abreise der Nationalmannschaft nach Südamerika wurden Gerd Weber, Peter Kotte und Matthias Müller verhaftet. Auslöser war der Bericht eines Inoffiziellen Mitarbeiters des Staatssicherheitsdienstes, dass die drei Spieler der SG Dynamo Dresden »bei einem der nächsten Spiele in der... more...

  • Generation Ostby Liane v. Billerbeck

    Ch. Links Verlag 2013; US$ 11.02

    Was ist aus den jungen Ostdeutschen geworden, die in der Wendezeit 14 Jahre alt waren und durch die Jugendweihe auf den Sozialismus eingeschworen werden sollten? Wie sind sie im vereinten Deutschland angekommen? Liane v. Billerbeck hat Vertreter der "Generation Ost" zum Sprechen gebracht. Sie erzählen in verblüffender Offenheit von ihren Erfahrungen... more...

  • A Chance to Make Historyby Wendy Kopp

    PublicAffairs 2011; US$ 14.99

    On Teach For America?s twentieth anniversary, its founder offers an inspiring summation of the lessons learned: The achievement gap can be closed, and there?s nothing elusive about what it will take more...