Former Education Week blogger Marilyn Anderson Rhames begins a series of reviews on the books that have changed her life as an educator. First up, advice for teachers on how to be more politically involved from author Celine Coggins.
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For families hoping to encourage reading with their kids, teachers wanting to improve their students' reading levels, or friends looking to expand their reading habits, book clubs are a helpful way to meet a variety of needs.
August 29, 2014
Elizabeth Green's Building a Better Teacher and Dana Goldstein's The Teacher Wars are two new books that address teaching and teacher policy.
August 25, 2014
Pick up The New York Times on a Sunday and there are lots of nooks and crannies where you might find education coverage.
March 13, 2014
Three new books tackle what it means to teach and lead "in a digital age."
March 11, 2014
A new book by Anna R. Beresin examines play, recess, and creativity from several angles.
February 21, 2014
In response to a number of mass school shootings, many books have come out addressing the topic of school violence. Educators may feel the need to become versed in violence prevention. A new book from Andra Medea, an expert in conflict management, offers specific steps educators can use to subdue violent or angry students.
February 07, 2014
Three new titles suggest ways for incorporating graphic novels, multimedia production, and other media across the curriculum.
January 03, 2014
A new book argues that building a nonviolent school climate is the responsibility of every school leader. The authors suggest how this might be achieved.
January 02, 2014
In a collection of essays, educators discuss school-related trauma and how to help individuals and communities recover.