Wednesday, September 05, 2012

Five notable books on teaching and learning

One title on the Barnes & Noble Review's list of five top books on teaching and learning:
Work Hard. Be Nice.
by Jay Mathews

The inspiring, important, and compelling story of how two young educators turned their personal failures in the Teach for America program into a new classroom paradigm, creating the acclaimed Knowledge Is Power Program (KIPP), which today includes 66 schools in 19 states.
Read about another book on the list.

See John Mullan's ten best teachers in literature.

--Marshal Zeringue