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Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City

Matthew Desmond · Crown Publishers
Pages: 418
Format: Print book

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER | WINNER OF THE ANDREW CARNEGIE MEDAL FOR EXCELLENCE IN NONFICTION | FINALIST FOR THE NATIONAL BOOK CRITICS CIRCLE AWARD FOR NONFICTION | FINALIST FOR THE PEN/JOHN KENNETH GALBRAITH AWARD FOR NONFICTION | NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR by The New York...
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Rethinking School: How to Take Charge of Your Child's Education

SUSAN WISE BAUER · W. W. Norton & Company
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

A best-selling expert on education shows how to make the school system work for your child.Our K-12 school system is an artificial product of market forces. It isn't a good fit for all -- or even most -- students. It prioritizes a single way of understanding the world over all others, pushes...
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ASAP U.S. History: A Quick-Review Study Guide for the AP Exam

Princeton Review · Princeton Review
Pages: 304
Format: Paperback

LIKE CLASS NOTES - ONLY BETTER. The Princeton Review's ASAP U.S. History is designed to help you zero in on just the information you need to know to successfully grapple with the AP test. Advanced Placement exams require students to have a firm grasp of content - you can't bluff...
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Barron's SAT 1600, 6th Edition

Linda Carnevale M.A. · Barron's Educational Series
Pages: 460
Format: Paperback

Students who are focused on getting an exceptionally high or even perfect score on the SAT will want to get their hands on this guide! Barron's SAT 1600 is based on the updated SAT test. It takes students beyond standard test prep exercises, reviewing the rigorous coursework that is required...
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Supercharged Storytimes: An Early Literacy Planning and Assessment Guide

Kathleen Campana · Amer Library Association, 2015.
Pages: 176
Format: Print book

Based on the groundbreaking research of VIEWS2 the first systematic study of storytimes done to date this book recommends simple interactive ways to emphasize early literacy techniques and encourage children to use and practice their pre-reading skills while preserving the delight inherent...
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College Study Hacks: 101 Ways to Score Higher on Your SAT Reasoning Exam

Atlantic Publishing Group · Atlantic Publishing Group Inc
Pages: 180
Format: Library Binding

Each year, millions of high school students take their SATs. About 92 percent of colleges require these scores. The average score on the new 1600-point scale is about 1000. With the ideal score being 1200 or above, this book will teach you how to close that gap. This book gives you the tools...
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The K & w Guide to Colleges for Students With Learning Differences 350 Schools With Programs or Services for Students With ADHD or Learning Disabilities.

Princeton Review
Pages: 848
Format: Paperback

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ASAP World History: A Quick-Review Study Guide for the AP Exam

Princeton Review · Princeton Review
Pages: 288
Format: Paperback

LIKE CLASS NOTES - ONLY BETTER. The Princeton Review's ASAP World History is designed to help you zero in on just the information you need to know to successfully grapple with the AP test. Advanced Placement exams require students to have a firm grasp of content - you can't bluff...
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Bullhead City Firefighter Exam Review Guide

Rechtbank Utrecht. · CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
Pages: 232
Format: Paperback

Learn how to pass the Bullhead City Firefighter exam and become a professional firefighter. The number of candidates taking the exam has increased dramatically in recent years, reflecting the desirability of the profession. In order to succeed against this increased competition, you must...
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How to Prepare for the GED Test, 2nd Edition

Christopher Sharpe · Barron's Educational Series
Pages: 756
Format: Paperback

First administered in 2014, the new GED exam is a computerized test that covers four main subjects:Reasoning Through Language ArtsMathematical ReasoningSocial StudiesScienceEach of these sections focuses on a wide array of review material using a variety of different question types that...
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McGraw-Hill Education RLA Workbook for the GED Test

McGraw-Hill Education Editors · McGraw-Hill Education; 1 edition
Format: Print book

Tons of practice exercises for acing the RLA section of the new GED test! The GED test includes a Reasoning Through Language Arts RLA section, and this workbook provides the focused practice you need to earn a passing score. Packed with drills and exercises, McGraw-Hill Education RLA Workbook...
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Barron's Mechanical Aptitude and Spatial Relations Test, 3rd Edition

Dr. Joel Wiesen · Barron's Educational Series
Pages: 480
Format: Paperback

Private employers and public agencies use various mechanical aptitude tests to screen applicants for jobs that range from mechanics and skilled trades apprentices to aerospace engineers and firefighters. These tests often differ in detail but measure similar abilities. This manual presents...
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College Study Hacks: 101 Ways to Study Easier and Faster

Melanie Falconer · Atlantic Publishing Group, Inc.
Pages: 180
Format: Paperback

The general rule of thumb has been that you should study about two to three hours for every hour you spend in the classroom. If you have a 15 credit hour semester, you generally spend about 15 hours in class every week, which means you should be studying between 30 to 45 hours per week....
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Four-Year Colleges 2018

Peterson's · Peterson's

This valuable resource includes information on every accredited four-year undergraduate institution in the United States and Canada (and many international schools) -more than 2,900 institutions in all. It also includes detailed two-page descriptions written by admissions personnel for approximately...
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