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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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Getting Financial Aid 2015

College Entrance Examination Board. · College Board; Ninth Edition edition
Format: Book

A must-have book in todays economy Getting Financial Aid is for parents and students challenged by the cost of college The all-important FAFSA form is explained with step-by-step instructions and the College Boards CSSFinancial Aid PROFILE form is explained by the people who administer...
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GRE For Dummies: with Online Practice Tests

Ron Woldoff · For Dummies; 8 edition
Format: Book

The fast and easy way to score higher on the GRE Does the thought of preparing for the GRE give you goose bumps? Fear not! This new edition of GRE For Dummies with Online Practice gives you a competitive edge by fully preparing you for the GRE exam with subject reviews and tons of practice...
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Cracking the GED test 2017 : with 2 practice tests

Princeton Review · Penguin Random House
Pages: 816
Format: Print book

PROUD PARTICIPANT IN THE GED(r) PUBLISHER PROGRAM * Get the help you need to ace the test and earn your GED credential with 2 full-length practice tests, content reviews that are 100% aligned with GED test objectives, and extra practice online. "Techniques That Actually Work. "...
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The Brain: The Story of You

David Eagleman · Pantheon Books
Pages: 224
Format: Print book

Locked in the silence and darkness of your skull, your brain fashions the rich narratives of your reality and your identity. Join renowned neuroscientist David Eagleman for a journey into the questions at the mysterious heart of our existence. What is reality? Who are "you"? How do you make...
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Balancing the Big Stuff: Finding Happiness in Work, Family, and Life

Miriam Liss · Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
Format: Hardcover

While the current conversation about work-family balance and having it all tends to focus on women, both men and women are harmed when conditions make it impossible to balance meaningful work with family life. Yet, both will benefit from re-evaluating what it means to have it all and fighting...
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Mass Shootings: Media, Myths, and Realities

Jaclyn Schildkraut Ph.D. · Praeger
Pages: 239
Format: Hardcover

This book provides readers and researchers with a critical examination of mass shootings as told by the media, offering research-based, factual answers to oft-asked questions and investigating common myths about these tragic events.* Tackles common misconceptions about mass shootings perpetrated...
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Barron's ASVAB, 12th Edition: with Bonus Online Tests

TERRY L DURAN · Barron's Educational Series
Pages: 560
Format: Paperback

The ASVAB is the qualifying test required for recruits entering all branches of the U.S. Armed Forces, as well as current service members who want to raise their score to qualify for more exclusive specialties or officer training. This comprehensive test preparation guide includes: A diagnostic...
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Cracking the ACT with 6 Practice Tests, 2018 Edition: The Techniques, Practice, and Review You Need to Score Higher

Princeton Review · Princeton Review
Pages: 832
Format: Paperback

THE PRINCETON REVIEW GETS RESULTS. Get all the prep you need to ace the ACT with 6 full-length practice tests, thorough ACT topic reviews, and extra practice online.Techniques That Actually Work.* Powerful tactics to help you avoid traps and beat the ACT* Tips for pacing yourself and guessing...
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