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Author: Ned Johnson and William Stixrud, PhD
Release Date: February 13, 2018
Clinical neuropsychologist and test prep guru combine cutting-edge brain science with insights from their work helping kids struggling at school or battling anxiety and depression to make a radical new case for giving children more control over their lives

A few years ago, Ned Johnson and Bill Stixrud started noticing the same problem from different angles.
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Author: Ann Hulbert
Release Date: January 09, 2018
From the author of the widely praised Raising America--a compelling exploration of child genius told through the gripping stories of fifteen exceptionally gifted boys and girls, from a math wonder a century ago to young jazz and classical piano virtuosos today.
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Author: Brian Dear
Release Date: November 14, 2017
The remarkable, untold story of PLATO, the computer program and platform created in the 1960s that marked the true beginning of cyberculture—a book that will rewrite the history of computing and the Internet

Here is the story of the brilliant, eccentric designers, developers, and denizens (often teenagers and twentysomethings) of the PLATO system, a computer network so far ahead of its time, and with a list of hardware and software innovations so long, that it's almost inconceivable that it actually existed—and existed so long ago—only to fade almost entirely from public view.
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Author: Suzanne Bouffard | Narrator: Therese Plummer
Release Date: September 05, 2017
An eye-opening look inside pre-K in America and what it will take to give all children the best start in school possible.


At the heart of this groundbreaking book are two urgent questions. What do our young children need in the earliest years of school, and how do we ensure that they all get it.
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Author: Michelle Kuo | Narrator: Michelle Kuo
Release Date: July 11, 2017
A memoir of race, inequality, and the power of literature told through the life-changing friendship between an idealistic young teacher and her gifted student, jailed for murder in the Mississippi Delta

Reading with Patrick could be the most affecting book you’ll read this year.
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Author: Barbara Oakley | Narrator: Barbara Oakley
Release Date: April 18, 2017
Mindshift reveals how we can overcome stereotypes and preconceived ideas about what is possible for us to learn and become.
 
At a time when we are constantly being asked to retrain and reinvent ourselves to adapt to new technologies and changing industries, this book shows us how we can uncover and develop talents we didn’t realize we had—no matter what our age or background.
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Author: Wes Moore and Donovan Livingston | Narrator: Donovan Livingston
Release Date: April 04, 2017
An inspirational rallying call about education, race, and the true nature of equality—the Harvard Graduate School of Education convocation speech praised as “powerful” by Hillary Rodham Clinton in Teen Vogue and “inspired” by Justin Timberlake

In emotionally charged spoken-word poetry, Livingston shares a message of hope and hard truths, declaring that education can become an equalizer only if we first acknowledge the inequality and racial divides holding back America’s future.
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Author: Colum McCann | Narrator: Colum McCann
Release Date: April 04, 2017
From the bestselling author of the National Book Award winner Let the Great World Spin comes the perfect graduation gift. a lesson in how to be a writer, and so much more.

Intriguing and inspirational, this book is a call to look outward rather than inward.
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Author: Bharat Anand | Narrator: Jason Culp
Release Date: October 18, 2016
“A masterful and thought-provoking book that has reshaped my understanding of content in the digital landscape.”—Ariel Emanuel, co-CEO, WME | IMG

Harvard Business School Professor of Strategy Bharat Anand presents an incisive new approach to digital transformation that favors fostering connectivity over focusing exclusively on content.
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Author: Rebecca Paley and Nadia Lopez | Narrator: Adenrele Ojo and Nadia Lopez
Release Date: August 30, 2016
“The story of Mott Hall Bridges Academy is the story of American education. Nadia Lopez . . . must be a principal, a mentor, and sometimes a mother. I hope that you’re as impressed by her dedication to these kids as I’ve been." 
—Brandon Stanton, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Humans of New York 

The inspirational account of the creation of a pathbreaking inner-city middle school in Brooklyn, New York, by the magnetic young principal who rocketed to national fame via Humans of New York

 
When thirteen-year-old Vidal Chastanet told photographer Brandon Stanton that his principal ,“Ms.
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Author: Joe Nocera and Ben Strauss | Narrator: Dominic Hoffman
Release Date: February 16, 2016

 “How can the NCAA blithely wreck careers without regard to due process or common fairness. How can it act so ruthlessly to enforce rules that are so petty. Why won’t anybody stand up to these outrageous violations of American values and American justice.

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Author: Jon Krakauer | Narrator: Scott Brick and Mozhan Marno
Release Date: April 21, 2015

From bestselling author Jon Krakauer, a stark, powerful, meticulously reported narrative about a series of sexual assaults at the University of Montana ­— stories that illuminate the human drama behind the national plague of campus rape
 
Missoula, Montana, is a typical college town, with a highly regarded state university, bucolic surroundings, a lively social scene, and an excellent football team the Grizzlies with a rabid fan base.

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