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Table of Contents

Fernández Enguita, Mariano (2007) Educação e Transformação Social. Mangualde: Edições Pedago.
Carina Coelho
Fernández Cruz, Manuel. (2007). El pacto educativo en España. Argumentos para el debate.
José Gijón Puerta
Cerri, Luís Fernando. (2007) Ensino de História e Educação: Olhares em convergência
José Alexandre da Silva, Maria Antônia Marçal
Ángel I. Lledó Becerra (2007). La orientación educativa desde la práctica.
Manuel Fernández Cruz
Rancière, Jacques (2007). O mestre ignorante: Cinco lições sobre a emancipação intelectual. Belo Horizonte: Autêntica.
Anabela Gomes de Jesus, António Manuel Leitão Macedo Varela, Eliana Santana Lisbôa, Gláucia Helena Sales Teixeira.
Luis Gómez, Alberto y Romero Morante, Jesús (2007). Escuela para todos. Conocimiento académico y geografía escolar en España (1830-1953).
Rafael Valls Montés
Varela, Julia. (2007). Las Reformas educativas a debate (1982-2006). Entrevistas a José Gimeno Sacristán, Antonio García Santesmases, Juan Delval, Juan Ignacio Ramos, Jurjo Torres, Mariano Fernández Enguita y Javier Doz. Madrid: Morata.
Honorio Cardoso
Harvey, David (2007). Espacios del Capital. Hacia una Geografía Crítica. Madrid: Akal.
Michel Barrio
Finnegan, Florencia y Pagano, Ana (2007). El derecho a la Educación en la Argentina.
Soledad Vázquez

Essay Reviews

An Essay Review of Teaching Tools for the 21st Century.
Ya-Hui Kuo
NAEP, report cards and education: A review eassay.
Robert E. Stake
An Essay Review of Rumours of theory's death and resurrection greatly exaggerated: Response to Perla and Carifio. Vol. 10 No. 2
David Geelan
Learning Power: Organizing for Education and Justice: An Essay Review of Learning to Liberate.
Jeannie Oakes, John Rogers, Martin Lipton
Rejoinder to Geelan: Dancing and playing around while science education and science education research goes up in romantic flames: An Essay Review of Learning to Liberate.
Rocco J. Perla, James Carifio
A little less than valid: An essay review.
Noel Wilson
Black intellectual genocide: An essay review of IQ and the Wealth of Nations.
Girma Berhanu
The change process in a culture of learning: An essay review.
A.G. Rud, Linda Coleman
Psychology's contribution to education: An essay review. Vol. 10 No. 8
Catherine Scott
NCLB blue: An essay review.
Mark Fetler
The University and "Military Metaphysics": An Essay Review.
Scott Morris
Pedagogy for social justice: An essay review.
Marc Pruyn, Lilian Cibils
An expanded definition of "pedagogy": An essay review.
Samuel Day Fassbinder
The paradoxes of a liberal democratic education: An essay review.
John F. Covaleskie
Teaching John Dewey: An essay review of three books on John Dewey.
Eric Margolis

Brief Reviews

Writing Instruction K-6: Understanding Process, Purpose, Audience.
Jan Turbill, Wendy Bean
Teaching Reading: A Complete Resource for Grades 4 and Up.
Laura Robb
Getting Grammar: 150 New Ways to Teach an Old Subject.
Donna Hooker Topping, Sandra Josephs Hoffman
Leading with Character: Stories of Valor and Virtue and the Principles They Teach.
John J Sosik
The Reflective Educator's Guide to Mentoring: Strengthening Practice Through Knowledge, Story, and Metaphor.
Diane Yendol-Hoppey, Dana Nancy Fichtman
The Grammar Plan Book: A Guide to Smart Teaching.
Constance Weaver
The Spirit of Education.
Jeff White
Teaching Literacy in Sixth Grade
Karen Wood, Maryann Mraz
Teaching Science to Every Child: Using Culture as a Starting Point.
John Settlage, Sherry A. Southerland
Micro Lessons in Writing.
Jim Vopat
The Bakhtin Primer.
Carolyn M. Shields
New Visions of Graduate Management Education.
Charles Wankel, Robert DeFillippi
Reading Assessment and Instruction for All Learners
Jeanne Shay Schumm
Caught in the Spell of Writing and Reading: Grade 3 and Beyond.
Margaret E Mooney, Terrell A Young
Teachers Engaged in Research: Inquiry into Mathematics Classrooms, Grades Prek-2
Stephanie Z. Smith, Marvin E Smith
Research-Based Strategies to Ignite Student Learning: Insights from a Neurologist and Classroom Teacher.
Judy Willis
Music Education: Cultural Values, Social Change, and Innovation.
Robert Walker
Teachers Engaged in Research: Inquiry Into Mathematics Classrooms, Grades 9- 12
Laura R. Van Zoest
Leading Lesson Study: A Practical Guide for Teachers and Facilitators.
Jennifer Stepanek, Gary Appel, Melinda Leong, Michelle Turner Mangan, Mark Mitchell
Writing to Live: How to Teach Writing for Today’s World.
Lorraine Wilson
Finders and Keepers: Helping New Teachers Survive and Thrive in Our Schools.
Susan Moore Johnson
The Nitty-Gritty Classroom and Behavior Management Resource: Strategies, Reproducibles, and Tips for Teachers.
Belinda Christine Tetteris
With Open Arms: Creating School Communities of Support for Kids with Social Challenges Using Circle of Friends, Extracurricular Activities and Learning Teams.
Mary Schlieder
Write Now: Publishing with Young Authors.
Karyn Wellhousen Tunks, Rebecca McMahon Giles
The Special Educator's Comprehensive Guide to 301 Diagnostic Tests
Roger Pierangelo, George Giuliana
Research-Based Reading Lessons: Grades 4-6.
Maureen McLaughlin, Amy Homeyer, Jennifer Sassaman
Mentoring Teachers Toward Excellence: Supporting and Developing Highly Qualified Teachers
Judith H Shulman, Mistilina Sato
ABC’s of Cultural Understanding and Communication: National and International Adaptations.
Patricia Ruggiano Schmidt
Teaching Student-Centered Mathematics: Grades K-3.
John A. Van de Walle, Lou Ann H. Lovin
The Last Silver Bullet? Technology for America's Schools.
Lewis C. Solmon, Kalyani Chirra
How to Reach and Teach All Children Through Balanced Literacy: User-Friendly Strategies, Tools, Activities, and Ready-to-Use Materials. Grades 3-8.
Sandra F. Rief, Julie A. Heimburge
Serving Native American Students.
Mary Jo Jo Tippeconnic Fox, Shelly C Lowe, George S McClellan
Narrative Writing: Learning a New Model for Teaching.
Jr. George Hillocks
Service-Learning . . . by Degrees: How Adolescents Can Make a Difference in the Real World.
Alice Wickersham Terry, Jann Bohnenberger
Strategies for Differentiating Instruction: Best Practices for the Classroom.
Julia L. Roberts, Tracy F. Inman
Up Where We Belong: Helping African American and Latino Students Rise in School and in Life.
Gail L. Thompson
Teachers Engaged in Research: Inquiry into Mathematics Classrooms, Grades 3-5
Cynthia W Langrall
Teachers Engaged in Research: Inquiry into Mathematics Classrooms, Grades 6 - 8
Joanna O Masingila
Strategy Instruction for Students with Learning Disabilities.
Robert Reid, Torri Ortiz Lienemann
So You Have to Teach Math? Sound Advice for Grades 6-8 Teachers.
Cheryl Rectanus
Hands-On Science Mysteries: Standards-Based Inquiry Investigations. Grades 3-6.
James Robert Taris, Louis James Taris
"The Words Came Down!": English Language Learners Read, Write, and Talk Across the Curriculum.
Emily Parker, Tess Pardini
Revealing Minds: Assessing to Understand and Support Struggling Learners.
Craig Pohlman
Teaching the Elements of Powerful Writing Using Great Fiction and Nonfiction Models: 15 Motivating Lessons That Teach Focus, Sequencing, Structure, Word Choice, Elaboration, and More, Grades 3-5
Jane Sullivan, Midge Madden
Strategies That Work: Teaching Comprehension to Enhance Understanding.
Stephanie Harvey, Anne Goudvis
Where's the Glitch? How to Use Running Records with Older Readers, Grades 5—8.
Mary Shea
Guided Writing: Practical Lessons, Powerful Results.
Lori D. Oczkus
Math Essentials, Elementary School Level: Lessons and Activities for Test Preparation, Grades 3-5.
Frances Frances Thompson
Making Art Together: How Collaborative Art-Making Can Transform Kids, Classrooms and Communities
Mark Cooper, Lisa Sjostrom
An Education Research Primer: How to Understand, Evaluate and Use It.
Patricia A Lauer
Writing for a Change: Boosting Literacy and Learning Through Social Action.
National Writing Project National Writing Project
Productive Learning: Science, Art and Einstein's Relativity in Educational Reform.
Stanislaw D. Glazek, Seymour B Sarason
Activating the Desire to Learn.
Bob Sullo
Partnering for Fluency
Mary Kay Moskal, Camille Blachowicz
Going With the Flow: How to Engage Boys (and Girls) in Their Literacy Learning.
Michael W. Smith, Jeffrey D Wilhelm
Ladders To Literacy: A Preschool Activity Book.
Angela Notari-Syverson, Rollanda O'Connor, Patricia Vadasy
Boy Writers: Reclaiming Their Voices.
Ralph Fletcher
Parenting Your Complex Child: Become a Powerful Advocate for the Autistic, Down Syndrome, PDD, Bipolar, or Other Special-Needs Child.
Peggy Lou Morgan
Practical Research: Planning and Design. Eighth edition.
Paul D. Leedy, Jeanne Ellis Ormrod
Whole Language Teaching, Whole-Hearted Practice: Looking Back, Looking Forward.
Monica Taylor
How Writers Grow: A Guide for Middle School Teachers.
Cynthia Carbone Ward
Writing Sense: Integrated Reading and Writing Lessons for English Language Learners K-8
Juli Kendall, Outey Khuon
Inside Teaching: How Classroom Life Undermines Reform
Mary Kennedy
Responsive Literacy Coaching: Tools for Creating and Sustaining Purposeful Change.
Cheryl Dozier
Knowledge to Support the Teaching of Reading: Preparing Teachers for a Changing World.
Catherine Snow, peg Griffin, M. Susan Burns
Teaching Literacy through the Arts
Nan L. McDonald, Douglas Fisher
Trait- Based Mini-Lessons for Teaching Writing in Grades 2-4
Megan S Sloan
Differentiating Instruction In Kindergarten.
Cindy Middendorf
English Language Learners in the Mathematics Classroom.
Debra Coggins, Drew Kravin, Grace Grace Coates, Maria Dreux Carroll
Don't Forget to Share: The Crucial Last Step in the Writing Workshop.
Leah Mermelstein
Collaborative Teacher Leadership: How Teachers Can Foster Equitable Schools.
Martin L. Krovetz, Gilberto Arriaza
The Daily Disciplines of Leadership: How to Improve Student Achievement, Staff Motivation, and Personal Organization.
Douglas B. Reeves
Creating a Classroom Community of Young Scientists
Jeffrey W. Bloom, Jeffrey W.
On Being a Mentor: A Guide for Higher Education Faculty.
W. Brad Johnson
The Theory and Practice of Teaching.
Peter Jarvis
Get Smart! Nine Sure Ways to Help Your Child Succeed in School.
Ronald J Dietel
Eyewitness to the Past: Strategies for Teaching American History in Grades 5-12.
Joan Brodsky Schur
Trauma Through a Child's Eyes: Awakening the Ordinary Miracle of Healing.
Peter A. Levine, Maggie Kline
Trusting What You Know: The High Stakes of Classroom Relationships
Miriam B Raider-Roth
Strong Kids-Grades 6-8: A Social & Emotional Learning Curriculum.
Kenneth W. Merrell
Concept-Rich Mathematics Instruction: Building a Strong Foundation for Reasoning and Problem Solving.
Meir Ben-Hur
Whatever It Takes: How Twelve Communities Are Reconnecting Out-of-School Youth.
Nancy Martin, Samuel Halperin
Nonfiction Author Studies in the Elementary Classroom.
Carol Brennan Jenkins, Deborah J. D. White
Teaching Writing in the Inclusive Classroom: Strategies and Skills for All Students.
Roger Passman, Katherine S. McKnight
Service Learning: A Guide to Planning, Implementing, and Assessing Student Projects.
Sally Berman
Kindergarten Success: Everything You Need to Know to Help Your Child Learn.
Amy James
Word Sorts and More: Sound, Pattern, and Meaning Explorations K-3.
Kathy Ganske
Hands-on Art Activities for the Elementary Classroom: Seasonal, Holiday, and Design Activities for Grades K-5.
Jude Cataldo
Grand Conversations: Literature Groups in Action.
Ralph Peterson, Maryann Eeds
Effective School Leadership: Strategies for Successful Administrators.
James Johnston
From F to Phi Beta Kappa: Supercharge Your Study Skills.
Lance O Ong
Comprehension Connections: Bridges to Strategic Reading.
Tanny McGregor
Naturally Occurring Art: Cross-Curricular Lesson Plans Grades 7- 12.
Diana J. Avergon, Eugene B. Avergon
Teaching City Kids: Understanding and Appreciating Them.
Joe L. Kincheloe, kecia hayes
Fantasy Baseball and Mathematics: A Resource Guide for Teachers and Parents, Grades 5 and Up.
Dan Flockhart
Reading Aloud Across the Curriculum: How to Build Bridges in Language Arts, Math, Science, and Social Studies.
Lester L. Laminack, Reba M. Wadsworth
The Math Coach Field Guide: Charting Your Course.
Carolyn Felux, Paula Snowdy
Teaching English Language Learners in Elementary School Communities: A Joinfostering Approach
Christian J. Faltis
Ladybugs, Tornadoes, and Swirling Galaxies: English Language Learners Discover their World Through Inquiry.
Brad Buhrow, Anne Upczak Garcia
Creating Leaders in the Classroom: How Teachers Can Develop a New Generation of Leaders.
Hilarie Owen
Interventions for Reading Success.
Diane Haager, Joseph A. Dimino, Michelle Pearlman Windmueller
Genre Assessments of Poetry and Plays.
Sheila Muldaur
Building Language Throughout the Year: The Preschool Early Literacy Curriculum.
John Lybolt, Jennifer Armstrong, Kristin Evans Techmanski, Catherine Gottfred
Content-Area Writing: Every Teacher's Guide.
Harvey Daniels, Steven Zemelman, Nancy Steineke
Independent Movement and Travel in Blind Children: A Promotion Model.
Joseph Cutter
"Is It Done Yet?": Teaching Adolescents the Art of Revision.
Barry Gilmore
How Children Learn: Getting Beyond the Deficit Myth.
Terese Fayden
IEP 2005: Writing and Implementing Individualized Education Programs, (IEPs)
Edward Burns
Helping Youth Succeed Through Out-of-School Time Programs
American Youth Policy Forum American Youth Policy Forum
Nurturing Knowledge: Building a Foundation for School Success by Linking Early literacy to Math, Science, Art, and Social Studies.
Susan B. Neuman, Kathleen Roskos
Fantasy Baseball and Mathematics: A Resource Guide for Teachers and Parents, Grades 5 and Up
Dan Flockhart
Teaching Literacy in Kindergarten
Lea M. McGee, Lesley M Morrow
Tools for Leaders: Indispensable Graphic Organizers, Protocols, and Planning Guidelines for Working and Learning Together.
Marjorie Larne
All Kids Are Our Kids: What Communities Must Do to Raise Caring and Responsible Children and Adolescents.
Peter L. Benson
Technology to Teach Literacy: A Resource for K-8 Teachers.
Rebecca S. Anderson, Michael M Grant, Bruce W Speck
The Everyday Writing Center: A Community of Practice.
Anne Ellen Geller, Michele Eodice, Frankie Condon, Meg Carroll, Elizabeth H. Boquet
Evaluating Teachers of Music Performance Groups
David P Doerksen
The Handbook of Blended Learning: Global Perspectives, Local Designs.
Curtis J Bonk, Charles R Graham
Hip Hop Street Curriculum: Keeping it Real.
Jawanza Kunjufu
Pairing Fiction & Non-fiction: Strategies to Build Comprehension in the Content Areas.
Deanne Camp
The Librarian’s Internet Survival Guide
Irene McDermott
Inside John Haynie's Studio: A Master Teacher's Lessons on Trumpet and Life.
John Haynie
Awards and Recognition for Exceptional Teachers: K-12 and Community College Programs in the U.S.A., Canada and Other Countries.
Hans A. Andrews
Turnaround Leadership.
Michael Fullan
Shadow Children: Understanding Education's #1 Problem
Anthony P Dallmann-Jones
Creating Safe Environments for LGBT Students: A Catholic Schools Perspective.
Michael J. Bayly
Letters to a Young Teacher.
Jonathan Kozol
Making Sense of Phonics: The Hows and Whys.
Isabel L. Beck
Transition from School to Post-School Life for Individuals with Disabilities: Assessment from an Educational and School Psychological Perspective.
Edward M Levinson
Fantasy Soccer and Mathematics: A Resource Guide for Teachers and Parents, Grades 5 and Up.
Dan Flockhart
Scaffolded Writing Instruction: Teaching with a Gradual-Release Framework.
Douglas Fisher, Nancy Frey
Addressing Racism: Facilitating Cultural Competence in Mental Health and Educational Settings
Madonna G. Constantine, Derald Wing Sue
Raising Gifted Kids: Everything You Need To Know To Help Your Exceptional Child Thrive.
Barbara Klein
The Facts on File Guide to Research.
Jeff Lenburg
The Last Word: The Best Commentary and Controversy in American Education.
Week Education
Teaching English Learners in Inclusive Classrooms.
Elva Duran
Math Matters: Understanding the Math You Teach, Grades K-8.
Suzanne H. Chapin, Art Johnson
Teaching About Canada and México.
William W. Joyce, John F. Bratzel
Active Learning: Increasing Flow in the Classroom.
Patricia Hollingsworth, Gina Lewis
Making the Most of Small Groups: Differentiation for All.
Debbie Diller
Making Art Together: How Collaborative Art-Making Can Transform Kids, Classrooms and Communities.
Mark Cooper, Lisa Sjostrom
Minilessons for Math Practice: Grades 3-5.
Rusty Bresser, Caren Holtzman
English Language Learners: The Essential Guide.
David E. Freeman, Yvonne S. Freeman
Education is Translation: A Metaphor for Change in Learning and Teaching.
Alison Cook-Sather
Brain Gym and Me: Reclaiming the Pleasure of Learning.
Paul E. Dennison
The Middle School Writing Toolkit: Differentiated Instruction Across the Content Areas.
Tim Clifford
Narrowing the Literacy Gap: What Works in High Poverty Schools.
Diane M. Barone
The Handbook Of Creative Writing
Steven Earnshaw
Standards-Based Activities and Assessments for the Differentiated Classroom.
Carolyn Coil
Independent Movement and Travel in Blind Children: A Promotion Model.
Joseph Cutter
Flip for Word Work: Phonics, Spelling and Vocabulary.
Emily Cayuso
Vocabulary Handbook.
Linda Diamond, Linda Gutlohn
Striking a Balance: Best Practices for Early Literacy.
Nancy Lee Cecil
Career Counseling: Foundations, Perspectives, and Applications.
David Capuzzi, Mark D Stauffer
Teaching the Story: Fiction Writing in Middle School.
Carol Baldwin
Revisiting the Writing Workshop: Management, Assessment, and Mini- Lessons. Grades 1-5.
Marybeth Alley, Barbara Orehovec
Supervision: A Guide to Instructional Leadership.
Peter J. Burke, Robert D Krey
Five Point Someone – What Not To Do at IIT!(Indian Institute of Technology)
Chetan Bhagat
Becoming a Literacy Leader: Supporting Learning and Change.
Jennifer Allen
Building Literacy Through Classroom Discussion: Research-Based Strategies for Developing Critical Readers and Thoughtful Writers in Middle School.
Mary Adler, Eija Rougle